From Anna Netrebko to Placido Domingo: The Salzburg Festival in pictures
The whole city was a stage
It was a founding member of the Salzburg Festival, Max Reinhard, who quipped that the "whole city was a stage." Twelve venues hosted 70 events this year in the Austrian town, which were enjoyed for free by the 150,000 local residents. This year, however, the prestigious Salzburg Festival - a must on the art lover's culture calendar - got mixed reviews.