Why Maria Callas?

One of the most iconic voices in Opera, Maria Callas was often a controversial figure both on & off the stage. Though her voice was considered “flawed” by many, she brought an acting ability and emotion rarely shown by her peers resulting in some of the most moving versions of popular opera ever recorded.

Song Pick: Les Tringles des Sistres Tintaient from "Carmen"

What's Next?

These were a few of our favorite female artists, but the list is overwhelming.  Thanks for having some fun with us today, now go explore the amazing women-owned businesses in the Oak Park Arts District!