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

    Feb 4, 2015 |

    ... (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 ...


  2. 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, ...


  3. 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


  4. '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 ...


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

    Tuesday Mar 17 | 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, ...


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

    Tuesday Mar 17 | 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 ...


  7. MonOrchid's 'Feminism Today' amplifies diversity & impact of feminist thoughtRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 16 | State Press

    ... a feminist, though she "supposes she is by others' definitions." Nevertheless, her photos of late opera singer Maria Callas reflect a focus on "women, money and power." Szabo used 35mm film to capture images of Callas from a television screen in a ...


  8. Meet the 12 singers through to the live shows on The VoiceRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 15 | Harrow Times

    ... theatre usher who wants to get up on that stage herself. Her immense classical talents are inspired by her dad, Maria Callas and Beyonce, and she's also worked as a voiceover artist for a McDonald's advert before. She's often told that she looks ...


  9. Cypriot soprano in the heart of EuropeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 14 | The Cyprus Weekly

    ... for the opera was something that caught Makariou's interest early on. She recalls being very passionate about Maria Callas from the age of seven or eight. "I saw a documentary about Maria Callas when I was a small child and fell in love with her ...


  10. On Stage | Opera celebrates 40th with Verdi classicRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 12 | The Virginian-Pilot

    ... that "Verdi soprano" tops her bucket list, she does confess to feeling a little pressure "filling the shoes" of Maria Callas, Joan Sutherland, Ren e Fleming and the other greats who defined the role. "Every soprano out there wants to sing ...


  11. Marylhurst singers have ball at Carnegie HallRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 12 | West Linn Tidings

    ... The Beatles. And Judy Garland. And Benny Goodman. And Leonard Bernstein, Duke Ellington, Toscanini, Pavarotti, Maria Callas, Pablo Casals, Ella Fitzgerald, and so many other great musical performers that it would be ridiculous to list them all. ...


  12. BWW Reviews: Soprano Anna Caterina Antonacci Is Only HUMAINE in...Read the original story

    Tuesday Mar 10 |

    ... Julia Migenes (who starred in a film of it) and numerous others. It would seem to have been perfect for Maria Callas-for whom it was originally suggested to Poulenc by his publisher-but perhaps it might have been cutting a little too close to home ...


  13. Photo retrospective on Monte-Carlo opens in San FranciscoRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 8 |

    ... and French writer Colette who is seen with with Prince Rainier. There are photographs of Princess Grace with Maria Callas at the inaugural Monte-Carlo International Television Festival in 1961, seated next to David Niven at the 1964 Red Cross Ball, ...


  14. Soprano Joyce El-Khoury tells how she became a Met Opera Rising StarRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 8 |

    ... training in order to build a solid vocal technique. As a student at the University of Ottawa, a recording of Maria Callas singing Bizet's "Carmen" changed her mind. "That was it," El-Khoury says. "I was in love with 'Carmen,' I was in love with ...


  15. Laura Claycomb goes mad for New Orleans Opera in 'Lucia di Lammermoor'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 6 |

    ... since Donizetti penned this hyper-romantic, bel canto masterpiece in 1835. So how does Claycomb plan to match Maria Callas, Joan Sutherland and other legends who dwell only in memory or the scratchy recordings prized by opera nuts? "I had to clean ...


  16. Which, exactly, of Salmond's dreams will never die?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 6 | Sunday Herald

    ... of Mr Salmond's. The thought of Scotland's bra diva scrapping for bookshop space with Holyrood's answer to Maria Callas does not bear thinking about. Secondly, what is the serialisation deal worth? Are we talking Jeremy Clarkson money here? Lastly, ...


  17. Sotheby's Appoints David Bennett as Worldwide Chairman of JewelleryRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 5 |

    ... Jewels, The Princely Collections of Thurn and Taxis, Ava Gardner, H.H. Begum Sultan Mohamed Shah Aga Khan, Maria Callas, Gina Lolabrigida and Dimitri Mavrommatis. He has also sold a number of historically important gems including the Beau Sancy ...


  18. Sotheby's appoints David Bennett to the newly-created position of Worldwide Chairman of JewelleryRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 5 | Art Daily

    ... of Thurn and Taxis (1992), and the collections of Ava Gardner, H.H. Begum Sultan Mohamed Shah Aga Khan, Maria Callas, Gina Lollobrigida and, most recently, Dimitri Mavrommatis. Under Mr. Bennett's leadership, Sotheby's Geneva has presented many ...


  19. Actress Paz Vega on Paulo Coelho, The Pilgrim, and MIFF 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 5 | Miami New Times

    ... also nothing new for the actress. Vega most recently appeared as an even more famous personality: opera singer Maria Callas in another biopic, Grace of Monoco , which stars Nicole Kidman as Grace Kelly. Kelly and Callas were great friends. "It was a ...


  20. 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 ...