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Dorothy Kirsten (1910–1992)

Dorothy Kisten is most noted for her operatic stage roles. During her 35 years of singing at the top opera houses in the world, all were impressed with her vocal health, which never diminished as other opera singers did. She wrote a delightful book, "A Time to Sing" and recalled her early career wanting to be a dancer and singer on Broadway. Being ... See full bio »

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 1968 Batman (TV Series)
Leonora Sotto Voce
- The Great Escape (1968) ... Leonora Sotto Voce (as Dorothy Kirnstein uncredited)
 1959 The Dinah Shore Chevy Show (TV Series)
- Episode #3.45 (1959)
 1953 All Star Revue (TV Series)
Guest Opera Vocalist
- Episode #3.21 (1953) ... Guest Opera Vocalist
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 1951 The Great Caruso (performer: "Trio Finale", "In Questa Tomba", "Sweethearts", "Sextette", "Finale" - uncredited)
 1950 Mr. Music (performer: "Accidents Will Happen")
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 1983 Mario Lanza: The American Caruso (TV Movie documentary)
Herself
 1969 The Joey Bishop Show (TV Series)
Herself
- Episode #4.74 (1969) ... Herself
 1952-1966 The Ed Sullivan Show (TV Series)
Herself / Herself - Opera Soprano / Opera Singer
- Episode #19.31 (1966) ... Herself - Opera Soprano
- Episode #10.19 (1957) ... Herself
- Episode #5.34 (1952) ... Herself
 1964 Girl Talk (TV Series)
Herself
- Episode dated 30 April 1964 (1964) ... Herself
 1958-1959 The Dinah Shore Chevy Show (TV Series)
Herself
- Episode #3.51 (1959) ... Herself
- Episode #3.47 (1959) ... Herself
- Episode #3.26 (1959) ... Herself
- Episode #3.17 (1959) ... Herself
- Episode #3.1 (1958) ... Herself
 1957 The Jack Benny Program (TV Series)
Herself
- Visit from the IRS (1957) ... Herself
 1952-1954 The Colgate Comedy Hour (TV Series)
Herself - Opera Star / Herself - Opera Singer / Actress / ...
- Episode #5.7 (1954) ... Herself - Opera Star
- Episode #2.29 (1952) ... Herself - Opera Singer / Actress
- Episode #2.28 (1952) ... Herself
 1952 All Star Revue (TV Series)
Herself - Singer
- Episode #3.2 (1952) ... Herself - Singer
 1952 Wonderful Town, U.S.A. (TV Series)
Herself
- Episode #1.30 (1952) ... Herself
 1951 The Paul Whiteman's Goodyear Revue (TV Series)
Herself
- Episode #2.30 (1951) ... Herself
 1950 Mr. Music
Herself
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 1997 Great Moments in Opera (TV Movie)
Herself
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Dorothy Kirnstein uncredited
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Cancer

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