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Claramae Turner (1920–2013)

Claramae Turner was born on October 28, 1920 in Dinuba, California, USA as Claramae Haas. She was an actress, known for Carousel (1956), NBC Television Opera Theatre (1950) and The Ed Sullivan Show (1948). She was married to Frank Hoffman and Robert Turner. She died on May 18, 2013 in Santa Rosa, California. See full bio »

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 1956 Carousel (performer: "June Is Bustin' Out All Over" (1945), "This Was a Real Nice Clambake" (1945), "You'll Never Walk Alone" (1945) - uncredited)
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 1956 The Ed Sullivan Show (TV Series)
- Episode #9.18 (1956) ... Herself

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A member of the Metropolitan Opera, Ms. Turner sang the role of the Stepmother in the first full-length American recording of an opera, Engelbert Humperdinck's "Hansel and Gretel", as well as the role of Ulrica in Arturo Toscanini's 1954 broadcast performance of Verdi's "Un Ballo En Maschera", which was later released on LP. See more »

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She was only thirty-six when she played Cousin Nettie in the 1956 film of Rodgers and Hammerstein's "Carousel", though she was made up to look about ten or fifteen years older. See more »

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