Florence Foster Jenkins

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Name: Florence Foster Jenkins
First reported Aug 12 2014 - Updated Aug 12 2014 - 1 reports

The Worst Singer in the World—the Musical!

Last month, as part of our “ Worst Week ,” Nathan Salsburg told the story of Florence Foster Jenkins, the worst singer ever to perform at Carnegie Hall. Jenkins was an early-1900s New York socialite who was so profoundly bad at opera singing—and so convinced ... [Published Pacific Standard - Aug 12 2014]
First reported Aug 01 2014 - Updated Aug 01 2014 - 1 reports

Queen Of The Night

All Florence Foster Jenkins ever wanted was to be a professional musician. But no amount of training could prepare Florence or her audience for what would happen next. ... [Published NPR - Aug 01 2014]
First reported Jul 30 2014 - Updated Jul 30 2014 - 1 reports

Drama accolade for Glorious! team

MOULTON Drama Group is celebrating success at the annual Cheshire Theatre Guild Awards. The company won an Adjudicator’s award for the cast and team who staged the comedy Glorious! at Moulton Village Hall in May. The show tells the story of soprano Florence ... [Published Northwich Guardian - Jul 30 2014]

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The Worst Singer in the World—the Musical! [Published Pacific Standard - Aug 12 2014]
Queen Of The Night [Published NPR - Aug 01 2014]
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