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  1. The Future Is in the StarsRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Switched

    ... so is our past. No one will ever experience Shakespeare or Li Bai, Picasso or Bellini, Billie Holiday or Maria Callas, Buster Keaton or Marilyn Monroe, The Bicycle Thieves or Cria Cuervos ever again. I will be the first to admit that most of us ...


  2. The spirit of Capri comes to Palm BeachRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago |

    ... film stars, as well as poets, sovereigns, writers and singers. Jackie Onassis, Audrey Hepburn, Ingrid Bergman, Maria Callas, Greta Garbo, Rita Hayworth, Liz Taylor and Grace Kelly all wore the jewelry that caters to many a beautiful woman. Mr. ...


  3. Romance: Moment of MagicRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | Times of Oman

    ... in her problems. And as he listened sympathetically, the young singer poured out her story. Her name was Maria Callas, a Greek girl of 23, brought up in the United States with dreams of becoming a great opera-singer. She had sailed to Italy in a ...


  4. Die Fledermaus's Joyce El-Khoury rises above her bullied pastRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | The Georgia Straight

    ... all changed, instantly, when she was researching her role for a production of Carmen and heard a recording of Maria Callas (to whom her radiant soprano is sometimes compared in reviews) singing the role of the fiery gypsy. That was it. "I thought, ...


  5. Review: International City Theatrea s a End of the Rainbowa is a beautiful tribute to Judy GarlandRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | Press-Telegram

    ... even more amazing is that Bermingham appeared at ICT two years back as a very different over-the-top singer - Maria Callas in “Master Class.” She was convincing then, receiving an Ovation Award from the Los Angeles Stage Alliance for ...


  6. Photo Flash: First Look at International City Theatre's End of the RainbowRead the original story

    Friday Feb 20 |

    ... by John Henry Davis (ICT'sTrying) and starring Gigi Bermingham (Ovation Award-winner for her performance as Maria Callas in ICT's Master Class) in the role of the legendary singer. In Peter Quilter 's savagely funny play, it's Christmas 1968, and ...


  7. Gigi Bermingham Stars in End of the Rainbow, Opening Tonight at International City TheatreRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 19 |

    ... by John Henry Davis (ICT's Trying) and starring Gigi Bermingham (Ovation Award-winner for her performance as Maria Callas in ICT's Master Class) in the role of the legendary singer. In Peter Quilter 's savagely funny play, it's Christmas 1968, and ...


  8. TheaterRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 19 | The Columbus Dispatch

    Master Class CATCO, Riffe Center's Studio One Theatre, 77 S. High St. Showtimes: 7:30 tonight, , 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday, 2 p.m. Sunday, 11 a.m. Wednesday and Wednesday Feb. 25, 8 p.m. Feb. 19-21 and Feb. 26-28 and 2 p.m. Feb. 22 and March 1 Tickets: $30 to $45, $11.50 for 11 a.m. Wednesday shows Inspired by a series of master classes that Maria Callas gave from October 1971 to March 1972 at the Juilliard School in New York, playwright Terrence McNally wrote Master Class , the 1996 Tony winner for best play. The production by CATCO and Opera Columbus, which continues through March 1 in the Riffe Center's Studio One Theatre, is the first Columbus staging of the play with music.


  9. Curtain CallRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 18 | This Week Community News

    CATCO's Master Class, featuring Quinton Jones as Manny, Ilona Dulaski as Maria Callas and Sara Pardo as Sharon Graham, continues through March 1. Our previous installment of Curtain Call included a preview of CATCO's Master Class, its production in association with Opera Columbus that is playwright Terrance McNally's imagination of what opera diva Maria Callas' real-life teaching sessions might have been like. Well, now we've got video with Ilona Dulaski as Callas critiquing The Beat 's singing that you can watch above.


  10. BWW Interviews: Opera Legend Maria Callas Comes to Life in Catco's Master ClassRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 12 |

    Oper a fan atics and newcomers alike will discover the mysterious world behind the stage curtain in CATCO's production of "Master Class." Transported to an intimate voice master class at the Juliard School, audiences will come face-to-face with the larger-than-life persona of Maria Callas , one of the 20th century's most revered and influential opera singers.


  11. '60 Minutes' Tough Guy Bob Simon Had A Not-So-Secret...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 14 | Deadline

    ... he replied, "she's not ready for it." I couldn't help going into full pitch mode. "Some people say she's the next Callas," I told him. "Here's the deal," he replied, "you find three journalists who mention her name and Callas in the same article and ...


  12. Review: CATCO's 'Master Class' displays the personality of diva Maria CallasRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 14 | The Columbus Dispatch

    Whether theatergoers know or care much about opera singer Maria Callas, Master Class offers much to savor about art, life, dedication and courage. Beautifully acted and sung, CATCO's finely tuned production of Terrence McNally's play with music plumbs the psychological realism beneath the expected fireworks of a legendary diva.


  13. Better Music than Dance for Urban Bush WomenRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 13 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    ... music for this section is the same Saint-SaA ns excerpt that Fokine used. The music for the second section - Maria Callas' transcendent singing of the "Casta Diva" aria from "Norma" - is so gorgeous I almost did close my eyes, especially since ...


  14. Coachella Valley Repertory Theatre to Present la Gringa, 3/4-22Read the original story

    Friday Feb 13 |

    ... actress, Marina Re , who received rave reviews, as well as the 2014 Desert Theatre League Award for her role as Maria Callas in last seasons CV Rep production of Master Class, co-stars as Norma Burgos. (SEE ATTACHED BIOS and PHOTOS) "Not only is La ...


  15. Col n star, soprano Helena Arizmendi diesRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 12 | Buenos Aires Herald

    ... t the Coln include productions with Beniamino Gigli, Mimi in La Boheme, directed by Hctor Panizza, and Liu with Maria Callas and Mario del Monaco in Turandot, directed by Tulio Serafin.


  16. Opera with a twist on tap in CATCO's 'Master Class'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 10 | This Week Community News

    Maria Callas was adored and scorned; cheered and booed; embraced and shunned. In short she was a legend.


  17. A Story Of A Photo. How We Met With Ara GulerRead the original story

    Monday Feb 9 | Groong

    ... Ara Guler has photographed such figures in politics, culture and other fields, including Winston Churchill, Maria Callas, John Berger, Bernard Russell, Salvador Dali, Pablo Picasso, Indira Gandhi, Sophia Loren and William Saroyan. Gohar HAKOBYAN ...


  18. Beautiful and eloquent singing in Opera North's revival of La Traviata in LeedsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 6 |

    ... This was a note Verdi didn't actually write, but it has been relished all the same by revered Violettas from Maria Callas down. By Act Two Scene One, Ji-Min Park's tenor voice for Alfredo had warmed up beautifully and the unusual inclusion of his ...


  19. Review: 'Vulnicura' is Bjork at her most personalRead the original story

    Saturday Jan 31 | Cape Cod Times

    ... and scowl, soar like clarinets and wail like violins. Hinting at voices as varied as Meredith Monk, Kate Bush, Maria Callas and the guy who sang "Surfin' Bird," it delivers singular vibrations. She has thrived within musical partnerships, even as ...


  20. Zola Jesus Played with a Feral Intensity at Trees Last NightRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 5 | Dallas Observer

    ... being sluggish. Towards the end of the set, Danilova explained that Dallas is close to her heart because Maria Callas performed here. Indeed, Callas performed at the Dallas Civic Opera and it was one of the few U.S. performances from the iconic ...