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The Makropulos Case – Karita Mattila stars in the role of a 337-year old woman

The story of Elina Makropulos is a strange one.  She was born in 1537 in Greece.  When she was a teenager her father gave her a potion he had invented which would enable her to grow normally to the peak of her maturity, and then to live for three hundred years without aging. Continue reading »

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