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  1. 11-26 Beach and Company Hour 3Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2011 | WBEN-AM Buffalo

    ... is a huge hit. And he was working on a new film right now for HBO was going to the media film biography of Maria Callas during Merrill Streep really he really is just an amazing talent as far as there was no one type of my new silk would was another ...

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  2. Circus queen has a century of talesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | St. Petersburg Times

    ... Baker, the American-born French dancer, singer and actor. Madame Rosa also rubbed shoulders with opera diva Maria Callas and actors Ingrid Bergman and Rita Hayworth - and outlived them all. Madame Rosa, who now has 54 grandchildren and ...

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  3. Wed in a lion's cage: circus queen's active at 103Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 24 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... Baker, the American-born French dancer, singer and actress. Madame Rosa also rubbed shoulders with opera diva Maria Callas and actresses Ingrid Bergman and Rita Hayworth " and outlived them all. Madame Rosa, who now has 54 grandchildren and great ...

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  4. Wed in a lion's cage: circus queen's active at...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 24 | SFGate

    ... Baker , the American-born French dancer, singer and actress. Madame Rosa also rubbed shoulders with opera diva Maria Callas and actresses Ingrid Bergman and Rita Hayworth - and outlived them all. Madame Rosa, who now has 54 grandchildren and great ...

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  5. BWW Previews: Tyne Daly Illuminates Passion for Women's TheaterRead the original story

    Monday Nov 24 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... she claimed she made her London debut at the age of 65 In a production of Master Class, a tale of opera singer Maria Callas . Recently nominated for another Tony Award for her performance in Mothers & Sons, Daly dazzled the intimate audience with a ...

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  6. Expat actors return homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 23 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... in a derogatory manner but I think of a diva as a fabulous opera singer who behaves in an imperial manner, like Maria Callas. I've never done that. Others might have a different opinion." Harrow is certain she will love playing Joan when the show ...

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  7. He gave the world Mrs Robinson: The Graduate director Mike Nichols dies aged 83Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... - an adaptation of Terrence McNally's Tony Award-winning play Master Class, based on the life of opera singer Maria Callas. Born in Germany in 1931 as Mikhail Igor Peschkowsky, Nichols fled to the US after escaping Nazi Germany with his family at ...

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  8. Mike Nichols dead at 83Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | Denver Post

    ... in a new project for HBO to adapt "Master Class," Terrence McNally's Tony Award-winning play about opera legend Maria Callas. The project reunited him with Meryl Streep, one of his most frequent collaborators. She once said of Mike, "no explanation ...

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  9. Diane Sawyer: Husband Mike Nichols Dies at 83Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | WebProNews

    ... on a new project for HBO to adapt Master Class , Terrence McNally's Tony Award-winning play about opera legend Maria Callas. This reunited him with actress Meryl Streep, who he worked with on multiple projects, including the 2004 HBO miniseries ...

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  10. Legendary director Mike Nichols dies at 83Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | Cincinnati.com

    ... in a new project for HBO to adapt Master Class, Terrence McNally's Tony Award-winning play about opera legend Maria Callas. The project reunited him with Meryl Streep, one of his most frequent collaborators. She once said of Mike, "no explanation of ...

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  11. Graduate director Mike Nichols diesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | BBC News

    ... Nichols had been working on an HBO film adaptation of Master Class - the Terrence McNally play about opera star Maria Callas - starring Meryl Streep in the lead role. The film was to reunite the director with Streep, having previously worked ...

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  12. Mike Nichols dead: The Graduate director dies suddenly following a cardiac arrestRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | The Independent

    ... - an adaptation of Terrence McNally's Tony Award-winning play Master Class , based on the life of opera singer Maria Callas. Born in Germany in 1931 as Mikhail Igor Peschkowsky, Nichols fled to the US after escaping Nazi Germany with his family at ...

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  13. Graduate director Mike Nichols dies age 83Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | Edinburgh-festivals.com

    ... been developing an adaptation for HBO of Terrence McNally's stage show Master Class , about famous opera singer Maria Callas - starring award-winner Meryl Streep in the lead role.

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  14. Legendary director Mike Nichols diesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | WFAA-TV Dallas

    ... in a new project for HBO to adapt Master Class, Terrence McNally's Tony Award-winning play about opera legend Maria Callas. The project reunited him with Meryl Streep, one of his most frequent collaborators. She once said of Mike, "no explanation of ...

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  15. Mike Nichols, director of The Graduate, dies at 83Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | The Toronto Star

    ... in a new project for HBO to adapt Master Class , Terrence McNally's Tony Award-winning play about opera legend Maria Callas,” Goldston's tribute to staff said. “The project reunited him with Meryl Streep, one of his most frequent ...

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  16. Mike Nichols dead: The Graduate director passes away aged 83Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | Mirror.co.uk

    ... for The Graduate in 1968. He was married to first wife Patricia Scott from 1957 to 1960. He was then wed to Margo Callas, with whom he had daughter Daisy, for 11 years from 1963 to 1974. His third marriage to Irish writer Annabel Davis-Goff also ...

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  17. Lucy Crowe: Soprano hits the big screenRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | Uttoxeter Advertiser

    ... her extraordinary voice, and would console herself by returning home and singing along to her mother's CD of Maria Callas's greatest hits. She honed her talent on Madame Butterfly and Tosca, before she was spotted by a music master from Denstone ...

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  18. Met Opera: A Fun-Filled "Barbiere di Siviglia" With Leonard and MaltmanRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 19 | Switched

    ... she creates. The part of Rosina was originally written for a mezzo, though some of the great sopranos, notably Callas, commandeered the role. Leonard's performance is pitch-perfect, both musically and theatrically, and justly reclaims it for the ...

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  19. The Season at SFORead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 18 | Wall Street Journal

    ... of the invading Roman forces, was the best-sung version of the opera I have heard since January 1958, when Maria Callas quit after one spellbinding act in Rome. I have heard stronger Polliones than Russell Thomas, although he held his own alongside ...

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  20. Burton-born soprano Lucy Crowe on big screenRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 16 | Burton Mail

    ... her extraordinary voice, and would console herself by returning home and singing along to her mother's CD of Maria Callas's greatest hits. She honed her talent on Madame Butterfly and Tosca, before she was spotted by a music master from Denstone ...

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