Master Class: Tony-Winning Play About Diva Maria Callas
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The last date listed for Master Class was Sunday April 14, 2013 / 2:00pm.
Currently at International City Theatre at the Long Beach Performing Arts Center
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- $35.00 - $49.00
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- $17.50 - $24.50
Told entirely through songs, Closer Than Ever has been described as a "bookless show musical." But… More
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I felt like I was watching Maria Callas in person! If you have any interest in her life, opera, or the sacrifices artists make for their art, you will enjoy this show. The voices and performances of the students were lovely, but "Maria" stole the...continued
Internationally renowned soprano Maria Callas had a legendary voice and an equally legendary life as one of the world’s most celebrated (and gossiped-about) opera stars. In 1971, Callas taught a series of master classes at Juilliard. Outspoken in her artistic beliefs and uncompromising in the musical understanding she sought to communicate to 25 fortunate students, Callas worked through her legendary arias from Mozart, Verdi, Rossini, Puccini and others. Terrence McNally’s play finds Callas near the end of her career, her voice almost gone, as she instructs a group of young singers aspiring to the heights of fame and fortune with wicked humor, unrelenting criticism and deeply personal stories.
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