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  1. Renee Fleming-Led the Merry Widow, Directed by Susan Stroman, Airs on Thirteen TonightRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 18 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Broadway director and choreographer Susan Stroman , whose many credits include the Tony Award-winning musicals Crazy for You, Contact, and The Producers, makes her Met debut with a lavish new staging of Lehr's effervescent operetta The Merry Widow. Star soprano Rene Fleming adds a beguiling new character to her wide-ranging Met repertory as Hanna, the widowed Pontevedrian millionairess.

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  2. Renee Fleming Stars in the Merry Widow, Directed by Susan Stroman, Airing on ThirteenRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 9 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Broadway director and choreographer Susan Stroman , whose many credits include the Tony Award-winning musicals Crazy for You, Contact, and The Producers, makes her Met debut with a lavish new staging of Lehr's effervescent operetta The Merry Widow. Star soprano Rene Fleming adds a beguiling new character to her wide-ranging Met repertory as Hanna, the widowed Pontevedrian millionairess.

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  3. Renee Fleming Stars in the Merry Widow, Directed by Susan Stroman, Airing on ThirteenRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 9 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Broadway director and choreographer Susan Stroman , whose many credits include the Tony Award-winning musicals Crazy for You, Contact, and The Producers, makes her Met debut with a lavish new staging of Lehr's effervescent operetta The Merry Widow. Star soprano Rene Fleming adds a beguiling new character to her wide-ranging Met repertory as Hanna, the widowed Pontevedrian millionairess.

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  4. Susan Stroman Directs Renee Fleming in the Merry Widow on Great Performances at the MetRead the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2015 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Broadway director and choreographer Susan Stroman , whose many credits include the Tony Award-winning musicals Crazy for You, Contact, and The Producers, makes her Met debut with a lavish new staging of Lehr's effervescent operetta The Merry Widow. Star soprano Rene Fleming adds a beguiling new character to her wide-ranging Met repertory as Hanna, the widowed Pontevedrian millionairess.

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    Jan 17, 2015 | KXVO

    ... , and The Producers , makes her Met debut with a lavish new staging of LehA r's effervescent operetta The Merry Widow . Star soprano RenA e Fleming adds a beguiling new character to her wide-ranging Met repertory as Hanna, the widowed ...

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  6. Rene Fleming Stars in a New Production of Lehr's Sparkling Operetta...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 17, 2015 | Digital Post Production

    ... Contact , and The Producers , makes her Met debut with a lavish new staging of Lehr's effervescent operetta The Merry Widow . Star soprano Rene Fleming adds a beguiling new character to her wide-ranging Met repertory as Hanna, the widowed ...

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  7. Celebration sets tone for comedic - The Merry Widow'Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 12, 2015 | Detroit News

    Celebration sets tone for comedic 'The Merry Widow' Opera-goers celebrate MOT founder David DiChiera's birthday before operetta Check out this story on detroitnews.com: http://detne.ws/1FMRfxq Opera-goers ready to indulge on the Viennese torte known as Franz Lehar's comedic operetta The Merry Widow on Saturday night at the Detroit Opera House had an unexpected extra treat with a birthday cake for David DiChiera. DiChiera, founder and artistic director of Michigan Opera Theatre , turned 80 on April 8, and before the performance got started, attention turned to the plucky fellow who brought opera to Detroit in 1971.

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  8. Cal Poly Student Opera and OperaSLO present comedic opera, 'The Merry Widow'Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2015 | New Times SLO

    There's a certain perception of opera that lends itself to certain adjectives: long, slow, somber, inaccessible. But you can be certain, The Merry Widow is none of these things.

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  9. Classic Hollywood Throwback Thursday Featuring Maurice ChevalierRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 5, 2015 | Socialite Life

    ... There was The Smiling Lieutenant (1931), One Hour with You (1932), Love Me Tonight (1932) and my favorite, The Merry Widow (1934). While he continued making films in the 1940s, he was mostly known for his concert tours. He followed that up with ...

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  10. Classic Hollywood Throwback Thursday Featuring John GilbertRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2015 | Socialite Life

    ... favorite films starring the actor including His Hour in 1924 (it was written by Elinor Glyn , whom I love), The Merry Widow in 1925, The Big Parade in 1925-possibly his most famous film-and La Boheme in 1926. This was also the time he started a ...

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  11. Lehar's ''the Merry Widow' Fully Alive in Met-Opera-in-HDRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 19, 2015 | Patch.com

    "Schlag," pure "Schlag" -- plus "Schlag" This production of Franz Lehar's The Merry Widow certainly is both. Frankly, it met with very tepid, even nasty reviews when the Met made it the Grand Gala this past New Year's Eve.

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  12. Theatrical Throwback Thursday: Whatever Lola Wants! Gwen Verdon's 90th BirthdayRead the original story

    Jan 14, 2015 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... shows and movie musicals in cameo roles during the early 1950s, such as MEET ME AFTER THE SHOW, DREAMBOAT, THE MERRY WIDOW, THE MISSISSIPPI GAMBLER, THE I DON'T CARE GIRL and GENTLEMEN MARRY BRUNETTES, among others. Also during this period, Verdon ...

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