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"News has a kind of mystery" from Nixon in China


Richard Nixon (James Maddalena) sings the aria "News has a kind of mystery" from Act 1, Scene 1 of the Metropolitan Opera premiere of John Adams's Nixon in China, directed by Peter Sellars and conducted by the composer.

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Driving Miss Daisy

Angela Lansbury, James Earl Jones and Boyd Gaines star in the Pulitzer Prize-winning play.


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Andrea Bocelli: Cinema

The superstar tenor's salute to the movies, with Italian and Hollywood songs and scores.


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