Maria Callas. A Tribute Exhibition

Views:
 
Category: Celebrities
     
 

Presentation Description

In tribute to the absolute Diva of the Opera, Maria Callas, the B. & M. Theocharakis Foundation of Athens, presented the unique exhibition "MARIA CALLAS: The myth lives on" with more than two hundred personal belongings of Maria Callas, dresses, furs, jewellery, furniture, letters from relatives, friends and artists, and more. Forty years after her death, the exhibition "Maria Callas: The myth lives on" provides an intimate look at the legendary singer's life and career. Enjoy the slideshow!!!

Comments

Presentation Transcript

Slide1:

MARIA CALLAS THE MYTH LIVES ON - A Tribute Exhibition - Athens, May 15 - October 29, 2017 Victoria-M. asteri_55@yahoo.com

Slide2:

In tribute to the absolute Diva of the Opera, Maria Callas, who died prior to her time, 40 years ago, the B. & M. Theocharakis Foundation (Athens, Greece) presented the unique exhibition "MARIA CALLAS: The myth lives on" with more than two hundred personal belongings of Maria Callas, dresses, furniture, jewellery, letters from relatives, friends and artists, and more. (In this presentation you will see a small part of the exhibition)

Slide20:

The gloves of Visconti’s Traviata.

Slide38:

Part of Callas hair which she gave to her beloved butler Ferruccio Mezzadri.

Slide40:

The cup she drank the last drops of coffee from before dying, and her favorite golden cross, which she was wearing on the day of her funeral but which was removed by a relative at the last minute.

Slide54:

Photos: Victoria Movras. Music: Maria Callas, “Casta Diva” aria from Vincenzo Bellini's opera Norma. © Oct/2017

authorStream Live Help