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Two Women

All's Not Fair in Love and War

George Heymont | Posted 09.20.2015 | Arts
George Heymont

Now that 70 years have passed since the end of World War II, it's interesting to look at it from new perspectives. Although I doubt there was any collaboration between the two San Francisco summer festivals that did so, the results were fascinating.

Rape as Weapon of War: San Francisco Opera's World Premiere of Two Women (La Ciociara)

Renate Stendhal, Ph.D. | Posted 07.02.2015 | Arts
Renate Stendhal, Ph.D.

Two Women walks a satisfying line between harmony and dissonance, high drama and lyrical sensitivity.

A Conversation With Sarah Shafer - Young Soprano Shines in 'La Ciociara' at San Francisco Opera

Sean Martinfield | Posted 06.26.2015 | San Francisco
Sean Martinfield

Soprano Sarah Shafer is currently singing the role of "Rosetta" in the world premiere of La Ciociara (Two Women) at San Francisco Opera. A co-production with Teatro Regio di Torino, the score is by Marco Tutino as well as its libretto written in collaboration with Fabio Ceresa.

Sophia Loren Inspires Women to Be Sexy and Age Gracefully

Cassandra M. Bellantoni | Posted 07.07.2011 | Entertainment
Cassandra M. Bellantoni

I knew seeing Sophia Loren on the red carpet at the Academy Tribute was going to be a great, but I had no idea this iconic role model could still inspire me to feel good about being a woman now, at my age.

Sophia Loren Honored at Academy

Jay Weston | Posted 07.06.2011 | Los Angeles
Jay Weston

This week, Loren was honored by AMPAS at their Samuel Goldwyn Theatre. What I came away with was how extraordinary a talent this woman was, with a range of performances probably unrivaled in film history.