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  1. BELLINI: I PuritaniRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Opera News

    Some might be puzzled to see Mirella Freni's name heading a cast of I Puritani. But it is instructive to remember that while Maria Callas's vocally opulent Elvira restored dramatic vibrancy to Bellini's heroine in the early 1950s - and successors such as Joan Sutherland and Beverly Sills contributed vocal virtuosity to their performances of the ... (more)

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  2. Cowles Center starts 2014-15 season with Parsons DanceRead the original story

    21 hrs ago | TwinCities

    ... Jim Brickman's "Yesterday Once More," comedian Shed G and Minnesota Concert Opera's new work about opera diva Maria Callas. CADOTT, Wis. -- A Minnesota man was struck by lightning Friday, but that wasn't enough to keep him from attending Country ...

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  3. Miners Alley PlayhouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 16, 2010 | Denver Westword

    ... farce of the twentieth century - and... The words "diva" and "legendary" could have been coined to describe Maria Callas, one of those fiery, imperial, larger-than-life talents who defines her art form for a generation - ... Belgians and Greeks do ...

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  4. Living on Love in WilliamstownRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 19 | Berkshire Fine Arts

    ... Maestro says of his perceived rival. She cringes when the ingnue compares her to Renata Tebaldi or, good grief, Maria Callas. There are comments about Eleanor Roosevelt. Huh! Given the general age of the audience those vintage references got their ...

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  5. BWW Reviews: Leslie Uggams Makes History as GYPSY's First African-American Rose at UConnRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 16 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... is no stranger to playing great roles not typically associated with an African-American actress. She's played Maria Callas , Reno Sweeney, Desiree Armfeldt and Dolly Levi. So did director Vincent J. Cardinal set out to make history by casting her as ...

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  6. New Mix: Robert Plant, Jeff Tweedy, Sarah Jaffe, Sinkane, The Bug, MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 15 | National Public Radio

    ... resident classical music guru Tom Huizenga appears at the studio door, life-size cut out of opera singer Maria Callas under his arm, to play a composition by the Arcade Fire 's Richard Reed Parry called "French Guitars." The piece, which features ...

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  7. 8 Things To Know This AMRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 14 | Refinery 29

    ... Comic-Con. Classic move for a bunch of District 13 rebels. ( Badass Digest ) Meryl Streep will play opera icon Maria Callas in Master Class on HBO. Oscar-winner Mike Nichols will direct, so best dust off those Emmys now. ( HBO Watch ) Bravo's first ...

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  8. Actor McKellen shares pic as Sherlock, age 93Read the original story

    Monday Jul 14 | Fort Wayne News-Sentinel

    ... fellow Oscar winner Meryl Streep in 'Master Class.' Drawing on the legendary master classes given by opera star Maria Callas, it is based on the Tony award-winning play of the same name by Terrence McNally, who will adapt his work for the screen. ...

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  9. Opera Singer Maria Callas Complete Studio Recordings Now RemasteredRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 14 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Warner Classics presents the most ambitious and extensive project ever undertaken in the name of the Maria Callas catalogue: a groundbreaking remastered edition of her complete recordings.

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  10. Meryl Streep to play opera singer Maria Callas for HBORead the original story

    Friday Jul 11 | IndieLondon

    Master Class will follow Callas in later life, teaching students at New York's Juilliard school.

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  11. Actor McKellen shares pic as Sherlock, age 93Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 14 | Journalgazette.net

    ... fellow Oscar winner Meryl Streep in 'Master Class.' Drawing on the legendary master classes given by opera star Maria Callas, it is based on the Tony award-winning play of the same name by Terrence McNally, who will adapt his work for the screen. ...

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  12. Queen Latifah, Beyonce and Jay Z Heading to HBORead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 10 | Cybercast News Service

    ... fellow Oscar winner Meryl Streep in "Master Class." Drawing on the legendary master classes given by opera star Maria Callas, it is based on the Tony award-winning play of the same name by Terrence McNally, who will adapt his work for the screen. ...

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  13. Travel: an odyssey to a very different GreeceRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 12 | Sunday Herald

    ... rooms, suites and bungalows, some with private pools, perfect for guests seeking more privacy. (One is named Maria Callas in honour of a celebrity visitor.) We're happy to be out in public, taking advantage of the four different restaurants and four ...

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  14. Mike Nichols: It Took Me 50 Years To Figure Out That `The Graduate' Is `Phedre'Read the original story

    Friday Jul 11 | Deadline

    ... will film an adaptation of Terrence McNally's Master Class , starring Meryl Streep s a diva in the mold of Maria Callas, beginning after the turn of the year. "I went to see Virginia Woolf and I was stunned, paralyzed," Nichols said. "I'd never seen ...

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  15. Meryl Streep to play opera singer Maria Callas for HBORead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 11 | IndieLondon

    Master Class will follow Callas in later life, teaching students at New York's Juilliard school.

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  16. Milwaukee Opera Theatre 2014-'15 season includes 'Master Class,' 'Lucy,' 'The Mikado' and moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 11 | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

    ... on a production of Terrence McNally's "Master Class," featuring Angela Iannone in the role of famed diva Maria Callas. Ponasik and frequent collaborator James Zager will co-direct the production, which will include classically trained singers Alicia ...

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  17. Meryl Streep To Star In HBO Films' Master ClassRead the original story

    Friday Jul 11 | 411mania.com

    ... shone on HBO with 'Angels in America' almost ten years ago. Terrence McNally's riveting play about the iconic Maria Callas is the perfect platform for these two consummate talents. " Nichols added: " It is a terrific play written with awareness of a ...

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  18. Mike Nichols to Direct Meryl Streep in HBO's Master ClassRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 11 | ComingSoon.net

    ... 'Angels in America' almost ten years ago," said Lombardo. "Terrence McNally's riveting play about the iconic Maria Callas is the perfect platform for these two consummate talents." "It is a terrific play written with awareness of a great artist's ...

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  19. Meryl Streep to Star in Tony Award Winning Play Master Class for HboRead the original story

    Friday Jul 11 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... 'Angels in America' almost ten years ago," said Lombardo. " Terrence McNally 's riveting play about the iconic Maria Callas is the perfect platform for these two consummate talents." "It is a terrific play written with awareness of a great artist's ...

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  20. Streep lands Callas role on HBORead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 11 | BBC News

    Meryl Streep is to star in an HBO film as legendary opera singer Maria Callas, the US network has confirmed.

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