The Sopranos

LI man allegedly mocked, fired for Italian heritage sues

LI man allegedly mocked, fired for Italian heritage sues

11 days ago   |   New York Post

He apparently watched “The Sopranos” too often. A car service exec allegedly lambasted an Italian-American sales rep because of his heritage, likening Italians to gangsters and...
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Lives of ‘Sopranos' actor Tony Lip, musician Don Shirley made into a movie

Lives of ‘Sopranos' actor Tony Lip, musician Don Shirley made into a movie

16 days ago   |   New York Post

The movie, out Nov. 21, stars Viggo Mortensen as Lip and Mahershala Ali as Jamaican-American jazz pianist Don Shirley.
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Consider Maria by Callas your introduction to the mid-century opera superstar

20 days ago   |   National Post

If you don't know who Maria Callas is - well, let writer/director/mega-fan Tom Volf introduce you. The mid-century opera superstar gets the first, last and pretty much only...
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Soprano inspired by Puccini's Western hero

22 days ago   |   National Post

NEW YORK - Puccini's “The Girl of the Golden West” is one of his few heroines who doesn't die at the end of the opera, and Eva-Maria Westbroek thinks the happy ending fits the...
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Jennifer Garner plans weekend getaway that gets out of control in 'Camping'

1 month ago   |   Boston Herald

Is there an obsessive personality type greater than A? Jennifer Garner makes the case for shattering the scale in her new HBO comedy “Camping.” The “Alias” star makes a return...
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Kathleen Turner to make Metropolitan Opera debut

1 month ago   |   National Post

NEW YORK - One of the acting's most distinctive voices will make an unexpected Metropolitan Opera debut. Kathleen Turner, known for words that smoke rather than shimmer, is...
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Montserat Caballé, Iconic Opera Soprano Who Duetted with Freddy Mercury, Dies at 85

1 month ago   |   Newsweek

Spain's royal family called her “the great lady of the opera, a legend of universal culture, the best among the best”.
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The Latest: Queen guitarist calls Caballe ‘inspiration'

1 month ago   |   National Post

BARCELONA, Spain - The Latest on the death of opera singer Montserrat Caballe : 12:25 p.m. The guitarist for rock group Queen has expressed his condolences for the death of...
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Opera icon & ‘Barcelona' singer Montserrat Caballe dies at 85 - reports

1 month ago   |   RT   |   3 articles

One of the most well-known operatic sopranos in history, Montserrat Caballe, has died in her home town of Barcelona, according to Spanish media reports, citing the hospital...
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NJ's ‘King of Con' Thomas Giacomaro releases tell-all

NJ's ‘King of Con' Thomas Giacomaro releases tell-all

1 month ago   |   New York Post

He told us of the tome, "I make Tony Soprano look like Mickey Mouse, and Jordan Belfort like he stole a pocketbook."
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