Biography: Maria Callas

Subject: Arts
Grade Levels: 6-8, 9-12
Source: Biography

Though her voice was imperfect, her extraordinary range, dramatic stage presence, and mastery of difficult roles made her the most famous opera star of her day. Her fiery temperament and her flamboyant and demanding personality made her an international celebrity; she was the consummate diva. This episode of Biography includes interviews and performance footage.

60-minute runtime; 2-year copyright clearance.

March 1 at 7:00AM ET/PT

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