Unpaid Gigs

August 25, 2008

I’ve often debated how I can best describe the unexplainable phenomenon that singers spend tens of thousands of dollars to learn to sing opera, and then go on to sing for free or next to nothing for years in hopes that one day they will sing somewhere that will pay a livable wage.  In my quest for the right words, the blog Stuff White People Like, beat me to it, so I’ll let them do the heavy hitting.

http://stuffwhitepeoplelike.com/2008/07/20/104-unpaid-internships/

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