Contact Us

Mary Costa, Aurora — Disney Princesses Then and Now

Mary Costa
Disney / Joe Corrigan, Getty Images

Then: Costa was an emerging singer and actress who had appeared on television, radio and in films like the comedy ‘Marry Me Again,’ and the crime drama ‘The Big Caper,’ before she landed the speaking and singing role of Aurora in ‘Sleeping Beauty.’

Now: ‘Sleeping Beauty’ launched her career to new heights, and she went on to become a professional opera singer. Her last screen role was in 2000′s ‘Titus Andronicus,’ but Costa, now in her eighties, is still active and still collecting honors. In 2007, she was inducted into the Knoxville Opera Hall of Fame, and just last year was the commencement speaker at Pellissippi State Community College’s graduation ceremony.

Next: See the Voice of Rapunzel Today

Best of the Web

More From Around the Web

Leave a Comment

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your points and personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account with your Facebook account, just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing profile and VIP program points. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to http://thefw.com using your Facebook account.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

Register on TheFW quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!

Not a Member? Sign Up Here.

Register on TheFW quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!