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2015-2016 Florentine Opera Studio Young Artists Audition Notice

The Florentine Opera Company announces auditions for the seventh season of its young artists program, the Florentine Opera Studio. The Florentine Opera Studio offers a 32-week contract of artist-in-residence employment from September 2015-May 2016.   Consisting of four singers (soprano, mezzo, tenor, baritone/bass) and an accompanist, Studio Artists will have the following opportunities: Perform and cover […]

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ELMER GANTRY Film Screening @ The Opera Center

In preparation for the two-time Grammy winning production of Elmer Gantry, the Florentine Opera is partnering with Woodland Pattern Book Center and UW-Milwaukee Department of Film for a FREE screening of the 1960’s film ELMER GANTRY  on Sunday, February 8th at 2:00PM in the Florentine Opera Center. The Academy Award winning film, starring Burt Lancaster […]

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An Evening With Carlisle Floyd

Join us at the Wisconsin Conservatory of Music for an evening with a living legend, Carlisle Floyd, composer of the opera Wuthering Heights. The evening’s discussion will circle around on the life and compositions of Carlisle Floyd with a panel of speakers including Joseph Mechavich, Bill Florescu, and Carlisle Floyd himself. Questions will focus around […]

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Alisa Suzanne Jordheim

Alisa Suzanne Jordheim is a versatile performer of opera, oratorio, musical theater, and art song. Her recent portrayal of Flora in Central City Opera’s production of The Turn of the Screw received great acclaim. “Alisa Suzanne Jordheim has a gorgeous soprano voice and the looks to match and is magnetic on stage

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