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Pasta & Puccini (now accepting RSVPs)

Friday, June 10, 2016 We look forward to seeing you at Pasta & Puccini Please RSVP and Consider a Special Sponsorship Today Seats from $185 To reserve your seats, contact Kelly Schlicht: / (414) 291-5700 ext. x212 Or click here to RSVP online Look at how much fun we had at last year’s event! […]

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Off Stage: A Meet the Artists Party for THREE DECEMBERS

Hear more about the intriguing American opera Three Decembers, while getting to know the cast and hearing musical excerpts from the Florentine Studio Artists. Mix, mingle and eat delicious appetizers from the chef of Black Sheep. Find out about the great partnerships with the ARCW and the Cream City Foundation for this production. Tickets are […]

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Opera Insights for THREE DECEMBERS (Free Event!)

Opera Insights are FREE presentations given by Corliss Phillabaum, Professor of Theater at UW Milwaukee’s Peck School of the Arts at the Wauwatosa Public Library. Opera Insights take a closer look at the upcoming opera performance. Each 45-minute program contains a detailed synopsis and background on the opera. Attendees are treated to arias, duets and […]

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Featured Artist

Ariana Douglas | Florentine Opera Studio Artist

Ariana Douglas, Soprano

Soprano Ariana Douglas earned her Bachelor of Music from the University of Wisconsin-Madison, where she studied under the direction of Julia Faulkner. She recently finished her Master of Music from Louisiana State University and studied with Dennis Jesse. Some of her recent roles include: Countess in Le nozze di Figaro, Nevěsta in Martinů’s Hlas lesa, Magda in La Rondine, Donna Elvira in Don Giovanni and Fiordiligi in Così fan tutte. She was an ensemble member in Lucia di Lammermoor with New Orleans Opera as well as Second Lady in Die Zauberflöte with Opéra Louisiane, a local opera company in Baton Rouge, LA. While at Louisiana State University, other non-opera credits include the soprano soloist in Mozart’s Requiem. Ariana was recently rewarded an Encouragement Award from the Metropolitan Opera National Council Auditions.

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