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  1. From Jailhouse Rock to playing at King Tut'sRead the original story

    19 hrs ago | Kirkintilloch Today

    ... Papa Richard was also a singer. Her sister Susie, who works in London, also sings. With influences as varied as Maria Callas and George Michael, Jill's own style is best described as soul music ''as it very much comes from the soul'', but often she ...

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  2. Classica s a 15-a 16 season includes return of De LeonRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | MySanAntonio.com

    ... Oct. 7-11. "Master Class," Sept. 11-27: Anna Gangai delivered a remarkable performance as opera superstar Maria Callas in the 2006 production at the now-defunct Church Bistro & Theatre at King William. Diane Malone directed that show, and both women ...

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  3. Miami tennis coach, Greek Olympian Saki Balafas dies at 91Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | The Miami Herald

    ... tennis shoes or reduced cost lessons. He taught them about culture, especially his passion for opera. Singer Maria Callas, a fellow Greek, and Dutch violinist AndrA Rieu were favorites, said his wife, Lois Balafas. "I'm a giving person. I like ...

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  4. Surreal love-festRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 11, 2015 | Xtra!

    ... and came in on this procession of garbage. As this vulnerable little figure he emerged and lip-synched Maria Callas," Van Bon Bon says. "He's reenacting that, minus the garbage." Cabaret Valtaire: An Evening of Surreal Love Sat, Feb 14, 9pm Lee's ...

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  5. Nicole Kidman's 'Grace of Monaco' Becomes a Lifetime MovieRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 8 | WMDH-AM New Castle

    ... h invasion of Monaco in the early 1960s. Parker Posey stars as Grace's aid while Paz Vega portrays opera singer Maria Callas.

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  6. Nicole Kidman's 'Grace of Monaco' heads to LifetimeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 8 | CNN

    ... priest and confidante, Parker Posey as Grace's aid, and Paz Vega ("Spanglish," "Sex and Lucia") as opera singer Maria Callas.

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  7. 'Grace of Monaco,' starring Nicole Kidman, to air on LifetimeRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 7 | Big News Network.com

    ... a Catholic priest and Grace's confidante; Parker Posey as Madge, Grace's aide; and Paz Vega as opera singer Maria Callas. "Set in 1962, six years after her celebrated 'wedding of the century,' {i:Grace of Monaco} is an intimate snapshot of a year in ...

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  8. Donizetti's Poliuto Stands Tall in West Edge PerformanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 7 | SF Classical Voice

    ... its vocal score. It's one of those operas where bel canto and can belto demand equal billing. Not even soprano Maria Callas, for whom La Scala famously revived the opera in 1960, was able to negotiate the tortuous coloratura of noblewoman Paolina's ...

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  9. Nicole Kidman's 'Grace of Monaco' Goes From Cannes to LifetimeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 7 | Hollywood Reporter

    ... priest and confidante, Parker Posey as Grace's aid, and Paz Vega ( Spanglish , Sex and Lucia ) as opera singer Maria Callas.

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  10. A Memorable LunchRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 6 | National Review Online

    ... , "You wouldn't happen to have a favorite singer, would you?" Almost before the words were out of my mouth, he said, "Callas."

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  11. Review: Park Square's 'Shooting Star' a familiar take on middle-aged nostalgiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 5 | Star Tribune

    ... has lots of room to roam. This is not a finely crafted performance, such as Wingert's stunning portrayal of Maria Callas last fall in "Master Class," but a freewheeling and fun ride. Elena is a kind and decent person and Wingert gets to the heart of ...

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  12. The Voice 2015: Who's in the live final?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 3 | IcNetwork

    ... that really annoys me." She is on Team Will.i.am and says her musical influences are her father, opera singer Maria Callas and Beyonce. She claims to be a lookalike for Oscar winner Julianne Moore, saying: "One time I looked at a picture of her and ...

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  13. Scot among quartet of The Voice finalistsRead the original story

    Friday Apr 3 | Scotsman.com

    ... that really annoys me." She is on Team Will.i.am and says her musical influences are her father, opera singer Maria Callas and Beyonce. She claims to be a lookalike for Oscar winner Julianne Moore, saying: "One time I looked at a picture of her and ...

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  14. Seymour' reveals gems of quiet wisdomRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 2 | Salt Lake Tribune

    ... of the difficult genius whose brilliant art must be reconciled with an awful personality. Unlike the diva Maria Callas or the pianist Glenn Gould, two examples cited in the film, Bernstein seems to have worked out the secret that melding the ...

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  15. The Human Race Theatre Company Announces 2015-16 SeasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 4, 2015 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... (April 7 - 24, 2016); and wraps up with another McNally play, the Tony Award-winning expos of opera legend Maria Callas , Master Class (June 9 - 26, 2016). "I can't begin to describe how excited we are for our 29th season," says Human Race Producing ...

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  16. How These Four Dads From Utah Quit Their Day Jobs to Make Millions on YouTubeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | Entrepreneur Magazine

    ... developer, who was pulsating with nerves backstage before the show. Appearing at the same venue as Tchaikovsky, Maria Callas and Bob Dylan, he adds, is an irrefutable validation of YouTube's star-making powers. Before it was ever a musical quartet, ...

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  17. Charm OffensiveRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | Slate Magazine

    ... It's a function of our growing terror of aging. In the old days, makeup was used to add an exotic allure: Think Maria Callas

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  18. 'Ballet 422': an insider's view of danceRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 20 | Spokane 7

    ... stroke-work of an Andrew Wyeth painting, the clever wordplay of a Bob Dylan ballad, the electric feel of Maria Callas singing "Tosca" or the grace of Robinson Cano swinging at a fastball. What most of us don't appreciate, though, is the work that ...

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  19. For soprano Pretty Yende, a career in opera adds upRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2015 | Los Angeles Times

    ... what I can and cannot do," she said. The performer said the opera singers she most admired were the legends - Maria Callas, Luciano Pavarotti, Joan Sutherland - though she added that the "danger would be to copy that person." Yende lives in Milan, ...

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  20. Remastering 78s: A Company Brings Clarity To Pianist Artur Schnabel's WorksRead the original story

    Mar 17, 2015 | WNED

    ... from a great painting. And you can hear this new clarity in recent Pristine Audio recordings as different as Maria Callas singing "Norma" and the historic concert at the Library of Congress, in which the great Hungarian violinist Joseph Szigeti and ...

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