Articles Tagged 'Kiri Te Kanawa'

Downton Abbey, Season Four

‘Downton Abbey’ Recap: Season Four, Episode 2

It’s party time at Downton Abbey. What the show’s opening episode a week ago lacked in energy and juicy plot developments, this latest episode, which centers on a weekend long house party at the show’s titular British estate, more than made up for. Lord Robert Crawley (Hugh Bonneville) and Lady Cora (Elizabeth McGovern) invited 16 […]

Who Sings “I Dreamed a Dream” Better, Kiri Te Kanawa or Susan Boyle?

Kiri Te Kanawa is the latest veteran star to take a poke at Susan Boyle. When an interviewer dared to compare Kiri’s version of “I Dreamed a Dream” to Susan’s, the New Zealand-born soprano responded, “Let’s get off that subject. Move on. I’m doing something classical, not whiz-bang. Whiz-bang disappears. It goes whiz then bang. […]