It's Not Easy Being A Great Opera Diva When . . .

An Illustrated Slideshow of

(Mostly) Heartbreaking Challenges

Faced by Celebrated Women Singers, 1700-1920

 

Tiaras and Social Change:

The Long and Fabulous

History of the

Queen of Accessories

 

Diva Salon:

Feminism

and Social Change

in Song and Story,

3/2017

 

Sample Diva notecard

DIVA Museum How Opera Divas Changed the World! Art.History.Women.Opera.Fashion: 1700-1920

 

Triumphant Women

8-hour course

Beacon Hill Seminars

3/2015; 3/2016

Updates from Trunk Show, OperaHub's feminist/social change/experimental Diva opera premiering June 2018 at the BCA Plaza theater and

my ongoing research support for playwright Laura Neill

 

 

©Kathleen McDermott

Artist and author

 

kathleen@hautehistory.com

 

A Diva's Cabinet of Curiosities

 12/2015

 

 Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum

 

Divas à la Mode

 2/2017

 

 Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum

 

 

WGBH-News Diva history interview

2/2015

 

Diva bibliography

 

About DIVA Museum

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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