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  1. Gloucester Daily Times, Mass., Gail McCarthy columnRead the original story

    Thursday Sep 25 | Hispanic Business

    ... a new artist who is having so much fun with my voice. I'm the woman I wanted to be when I was 16 and going for Edith Piaf. It's me -- I'm back," she said in a press release. Tickets start at . For information and tickets visit: ...

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  2. Guilford house concertRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 24 | The Brattleboro Reformer

    ... an elegant entre into the romantic world of French chanson. Her passionate interpretations of classic from Edith Piaf and Jaques Brel, along with newer artists like Zaz, are as authentic as any you will find today. Claire not only sings with a ...

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  3. Oscars: Belgium Picks 'Two Days, One Night' for Foreign-Language CategoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 19 | Hollywood Reporter

    ... nom off of Cotillard's searing performance. The French star won an best actress Oscar in 2008 for playing singer Edith Piaf in Olivier Dahan 's La vie en Rose . Belgium has submitted films by the Dardenne brothers for the Oscar campaign before but ...

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  4. Belgium Picks 'Two Days, One Night' as Foreign Language SubmissionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 19 | Hollywood Reporter

    ... nom off of Cotillard's searing performance. The French star won an best actress Oscar in 2008 for playing singer Edith Piaf in Olivier Dahan 's La vie en Rose . Belgium has submitted films by the Dardenne brothers for the Oscar campaign before but ...

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  5. Actress who underwent therapy in Aylesbury brings sell-out show to WatersideRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2014 | Bucks Herald

    A woman who underwent rehabilitation at a therapeutic centre in Aylesbury is returning to the town to perform for one night only. Laurene Hope is performing the show Piaf: Love Conquers All, based on the story of the French cabaret singer Edith Piaf in the Second Space at the Waterside Theatre.

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  6. Interview: Ute Lemper's brain baby visits 54 Below-limited engagementRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 1 | Examiner.com

    ... 54 Below . The rest of the program includes selections of cabaret standards from Kurt Weill, Berthold Brecht, Edith Piaf and others. With the opening strains of "La nuit dans l'ile" (Night on the Island) we wonder: Where are we? On Paris' Left Bank? ...

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  7. BWW Interview: Ute Lemper Previews 54 Below ReturnRead the original story

    Aug 29, 2014 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... repertoire of Brecht and Weill and classic cabaret songs and travels to the poetic universe of Jacques Brel & Edith Piaf . Then, join Ute's voyage as she continues to Argentina and Tango Nuevo and walks the backstreets of Paris, Berlin, Buenos Aires ...

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  8. Pop-up Ad Inventor's "I'm Sorry" Upsets Celebs, ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 20, 2014 | Global Voices Online

    ... in 1982. Another artist who could not be contacted was "No, je ne regrette rien" (No, I regret nothing) singer Edith Piaf , as the sA ance scheduled to communicate with the French cabaret legend (Piaf died in 1963) proved unsuccessful. One ...

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  9. Pop-up Ad Inventor's "I'm Sorry" Upsets Celebs, ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 20, 2014 | Global Voices Online

    ... in 1982. Another artist who could not be contacted was "No, je ne regrette rien" (No, I regret nothing) singer Edith Piaf , as the sA ance scheduled to communicate with the French cabaret legend (Piaf died in 1963) proved unsuccessful. One ...

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  10. VIDEO: Marion Cotillard on acting and activismRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 14, 2014 | Newsday

    Marion Cotillard is known for taking on complex characters and won an Oscar for her portrayal of the French singer Edith Piaf in La Vie en Rose.

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  11. 'Cool when you can show vulnerability'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 22, 2014 | Connect Savannah

    EDITH PIAF was one of the world's first superstars, a World War II-era cabaret singer known for both her incredible talent and her propensity to swear or throw bottles at her audience.

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  12. 5 more music biopics that dig deep in portrayalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 31, 2014 | Detroit Free Press

    ... of the iconic singer's bouts with addiction and womanizing. 'La Vie en Rose' (2007): Few could top French singer Edith Piaf at expressing pain through melody. Marion Cotillard fearlessly re-created Piaf's glory years and awful decline and also ...

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  13. Excusez-moi monsieur, jouez-vous au ukulele?Read the original story

    Jul 14, 2014 | Henley Standard

    ... out our secret weapon: Nathalie Bourgeois, our Parisian band member. So the Charles Trenet classic La Mer and Edith Piaf's Milord - supposedly about Edward VII and his love of Paris nightlife - were beautifully sung and perfectly understandable to ...

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  14. Douglas, Ickes, and Auldridge: 'Three Bells' Album Due Sept 16Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2014 | Cybergrass

    ... in the Browns' hit 1959 country version but originally a French pop standard, "Les Trois Cloches," recorded by Edith Piaf, the Andrews Sisters and others. Three Bells also features a memorable solo piece by each participant, namely Douglas' playful ...

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  15. Grace Of MonacoRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2014 | The Indian Express

    ... always in warm tones. Dahan, who achieved critical acclaim and success with La Vie En Rose on the life of singer Edith Piaf (including an Oscar for Marion Cotillard), also gets at least one thing right given that he has to not just capture one ...

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  16. Eleanor McEvoy releases new album, StuffRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2014 | RTE.ie

    ... slowed-down version of Chuck Berry's Memphis Tennessee . She also sang new track, Milord , a tribute to singer Edith Piaf and writer Georges Moustaki. McEvoy has been added to the bill for this year's prestigious Aberjazz Jazz 'n Blues Festival, ...

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  17. Caroline Nin: Femme fataleRead the original story

    Jun 10, 2014 | Blaze

    ... embarks on her first fully-fledged solo show, creating Hymne a Piaf celebrating the songs of iconic French singer Edith Piaf. The show proves such a success it sells out at venues as far afield as London and Sydney. And thus Nin moves into a new ...

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  18. Review: 'Spotlight on Edith Piaf'Read the original story

    Jun 8, 2014 | Medford Mail Tribune

    "My physicality, my size, my ethnicity, everything about me is different," O'Scannell writes in her program notes for Camelot Theatre's "Spotlight on Edith Piaf," which opened Friday and runs through June 15. But when O'Scannell begins to sing a song made famous by the French chanteuse, something happens.

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  19. A Catalan Singer With Many Brave And Treacherous Stories To TellRead the original story

    Jun 7, 2014 | WNYC-AM New York

    ... Cant Dells Ocells," made famous by cellist Pablo Casals; a lied from the mid-1800s by Robert Schumann, and the Edith Piaf classic "Hymne a l'Amour." Once again, Fernandez MirA3 was her collaborator. For Granada , he says they chose songs with ...

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  20. Musical tribute to French singer Edith Piaf at SheringhamRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2014 | Eastern Daily Press

    The one-night only concert will feature Edith's most treasured songs, and those of her friend and fellow performer Charles Aznavour.

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