Obit Rise Stevens

March 21, 2013 - 5:28 PM
FILE - This April 3, 1954 file photo shows opera singer Rise Stevens in her dressing room at the Metropolitan Opera House in New York before performing in "Carmen." Stevens, who sang with the Metropolitan Opera for more than 20 years spanning the 1940s and 1950s, died Wednesday, March 20, 2013 at her Manhattan home. She was 99. (AP Photo/Jack Harris, file)