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Gaetano Donizetti’s L’elisir d’amore (The Elixir of Love) © 2015, Joseph Rescigno Along with Lucia di Lammermoor, Gaetano Donizetti’s greatest hits include three bittersweet comedies: Don Pasquale, La Fille du régiment, and L’elisir d’amore. Several of his dozens of other operas are well-known and respected and count as part of the standard repertory. But these […]

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THE 2015-2016 STUDIO ARTISTS AND THE NEXT @ The Center SERIES’ SEASON

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE April 17, 2015 Photos available upon request The 2015-2016 Season will welcome a new quartet and the next season of this popular concert series at the Wayne and Kristine Lueders Florentine Opera Center. MILWAUKEE, Wisconsin— April 15, 2015— The results of the company’s largest Young Artist Audition for the 2015-2016 residency program […]

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The Florentine Opera Live @ the Estabrook Beer Garden

The Florentine will perform famed drinking songs and timely folktunes in the open-air and lively atmosphere of the Estabrook Beer Garden. Estabrook Beer Garden performance dates June 21 @ 2:00pm July 11 @ 2:00pm August 9 @ 2:00pm

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Rolando Sanz

Tenor Rolando Sanz is quickly gaining recognition for his “sensitive” and “luminous” portrayals of the romantic, lyric tenor repertoire. While he specializes in such roles as Rodolfo, Tamino, Nemorino, Alfredo, Pinkerton and the Duca di Mantua, Rolando has also debuted many opera premieres including: Peter Doyle

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