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Mezzo-soprano and comedian Jeanne Maubourg (1875-1953) as the Prince Charmant (“Cendrillon”), for the creation at the Monnaie in 1899: The resourceful artist

Her career started at Algiers, where she appeared in vaudeville and comedy before tackling opera and operetta in Belgium and in France, creating numerous opus. She settled in North America and Canada, where she became a revered artistic personality. She left a recording legacy.