Example sentences for: impresario

How can you use “impresario” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • After the United States hosted the 1994 World Cup, U.S. soccer impresario Alan Rothenberg recruited a bunch of tycoons to invest in a new pro league.

  • He was an impresario and a brand name, hiring talented assistants (several of whom went on to become major photographers in their own right) to shoot, color, and otherwise alter first daguerreotypes, and then--Brady was always up on the latest technical innovations--stereographs, ambrotypes, Imperial salted paper prints, and other photographic exotica.

  • The real-estate impresario has rebounded from his 1990 financial collapse, though he exaggerates his wealth.

  • In 1947 the opera impresario Sir Rudolf Bing undertook the task of organizing the first annual arts festival, which aimed to attract major names in the fields of music, drama, and dance.

  • Look at Boxcar Bertha , a throwaway piece of apprentice-work he made for schlock impresario Roger Corman in the early '70s (if you've never seen it, imagine Bonnie and Clyde remade as an episode of Kung Fu ), and then look at The Last Temptation of Christ , the controversial, deeply personal rendering of Nikos Kazantzakis' novel which infuriated some Christians a decade and a half later.


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