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  1. How to Shop for Classical Music on VinylRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 6 | LA Weekly

    ... opera singers have distinct styles that are worth getting to know. Here are a few to keep an eye out for: Maria Callas, Joan Sutherland, Leontyne Price, Jessye Norman, Enrico Caruso and Luciano Pavarotti. If you want to listen to symphonies , try ...


  2. The Dallas Opera 'La traviata' Valenti and Papatanasiu are artistic perfectionRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 16, 2012 |

    ... bel canto technique is breathtakingly beautiful. Papatanasiu is quite often compared to the Greek opera legend Maria Callas. In 1957 Callas performed in the Dallas Opera's inaugural concert. TDO's Maria Callas Debut Artist of the Year Award is in ...


  3. Cloud Gate's 'Rice' is a timeless puzzleRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | Los Angeles Times

    ... most martial section, is incongruously "Casta Diva" from Bellini's opera "Norma" (the recording sounded like Maria Callas). On this stage, the impression is of something having been left behind from L.A. Opera's production of the opera in the ...


  4. The Gone Girl of BalletRead the original story

    Oct 12, 2014 | Vanity Fair

    ... novel. As for the three most fascinating women in history, we can discuss my fixation on mystic nuns and Maria Callas another time. What makes a historical figure endlessly fascinating is that we know so much about him, have still more to know, ...


  5. Best of central Ohio theater celebrated at awardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 1 | The Columbus Dispatch

    The 2015 CATCO production of "Master Class" - starring Ilona Dulaski, center, as Maria Callas, with accompanist Quinton Jones, left, and Sharon Graham as Sara Pardo - took best play honors from the Central Ohio Theatre Roundtable. CATCO, Evolution Theatre Company, Gallery Players and Shadowbox Live ranked among the winners Sunday during the 16th annual Theater Celebration Night.


  6. Theater Awards Night: CATCO's Master Class, Evolution's YANK! lead Roundtable Award winnersRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 31 | The Columbus Dispatch

    ... for its production of Master Class, Terrence McNally's Tony-winning Broadway memory piece about opera singer Maria Callas. CATCO also won for supporting actress in a play (Sarah Dandridge, The Elephant Man) and sound design for Russell Boarsky's ...


  7. The Odd CoupleRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 29 | The Huffington Post

    ... wasn't just the big love of my life, he was a mentor as a writer and a role model as a thinker. My biography of Maria Callas, published in 1980, is dedicated to him: "Without his unfailing support and understanding," I wrote in the acknowledgments, ...


  8. Dream Maria role for the Voice who grew up as a Von Trapp WHEN Lucy...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 16 | Wharfedale Observer

    ... so we're known to our family friends as the Von Trapps, which is now rather ironic!" Lucy's influences include Maria Callas, Adele - "just strong, female voices, the likes of Julie Andrews, Judy Garland, Barbra Streisand. No gimmicks, they just had ...


  9. Yes Yes Yes for AcapellaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 15 | Stereophile

    ... and can deliver smoother response. That was certainly the case on the very different music of Dire Straits and Maria Callas (singing "Caro Nome" from Rigoletto ), both of whom were sourced from The Beast music server. The showing was a total ...


  10. Baton Rouge area calendar for Jan. 15-21, 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 14 | The Advocate

    ... City Club downtown to celebrate past kings and queens of the event. Advocate staff photo by HILARY SCHEINUK -- Maria Callas, right, played by Sandra Moon, instructs her 'Master Class' student Sophie de Palma, played by Rachel Lorando, while Manny ...


  11. Metro Vancouver Event ListingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 7, 2016 | 24 Hours

    ... yet un-selfconsciously new. In this Tony Award-winning play by Terrence McNally, the iconic opera diva Maria Callas is holding a master class - but soon reveals she is more interested in teaching life lessons than opera singing. This production ...


  12. Elena Moscu to perform at Oman's Royal Opera House MuscatRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 13 | Times of Oman

    ... beautiful voice. "I will never forget my debut at La Scala in 1992. I thought, 'Here I am on the stage where Maria Callas once sang.' I am so fortunate to have this great gift from God to give to others. My work is incredibly challenging, but I love ...


  13. Azerbaijan`s Honorary Artist to perform in IsraelRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 11, 2016 | Today.Az

    Azerbaijani soprano Dinara Alieva graduated at the Baku music academy and joined the Bolshoi Theatre in Moscow as soloist in 2010. She has won prizes at the Operalia Competition , the Francesco Vinas Competition , and at the Maria Callas Competition.


  14. Opera Mariposa launches new theatre wing in celebration of fourth seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 8, 2016 | The Georgia Straight

    ... United Church (1296 West 67th Avenue), offers a glimpse into the life and psyche of legendary opera diva Maria Callas as she teaches a voice master class to a group of students. Eder-Warren and Opera Mariposa artistic director Jacqueline Ko chose ...


  15. Review: David Bowie Remains the Original Starman on 'a ...'Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 14, 2015 | Spin

    ... Monder's insistence on playing its main minor chord riff while Bowie gives each word its weight as if he were Maria Callas in Covent Garden ; his natural inclination to linger and the band's impatience produce genuine tension. "Dollar Days" says ...


  16. Recordings Myto Norma Cover 116Read the original story

    Jan 5, 2016 | Opera News

    Callas, Simionato, Del Monaco, Zaccaria Orchestra and Chorus of La Scala, Milan, Votto. Myto 00153 .


  17. Old Pomona star sightings: MGM lion, Cheetah and Bing, oh myRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 31, 2015 | Inland Valley Daily Bulletin

    ... comedy talents.” The Pomona Ebell Club's auditorium, built in 1924, hosted Joe E. Brown, Will Rogers, Maria Callas and Efrem Zimbalist Sr., according to the photo history “Early Pomona,” which also reports that “Richard ...


  18. Reston Players to Ring in New Year with Master ClassRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 31, 2015 |

    Reston Community Players rings in 2016 with Terrence McNally 's mesmerizing Master Class. Maria Callas , one of the most famous opera divas of all time, is teaching a master class in front of a live audience at Reston CenterStage January 15-30.


  19. The Play's the Thing: - Master Class'Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 31, 2015 | Herald Gazette

    ... Guy" by Nora Ephron will round out the series Saturday, March 12. "Master Class" finds famed opera singer Maria Callas teaching a master class. She is glamorous, commanding, larger than life - and drop-dead funny. Callas' first "victim" is Sophie, a ...


  20. Closing out the year: Performing arts with cheerRead the original story

    Dec 30, 2015 | LA Observed

    ... scorn that take Wagnerian strength (and that hell has not fathomed). But only a few have mastered the role, notably Callas. Meade has the instrument, enough to magnetize at least, if not to stun. And her terrific cohorts -- Jamie Barton, the devoted ...