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ELMER GANTRY Film Screening @ The Opera Center

Partnering with the UW-Milwaukee Department of Film and Woodland Pattern Book Center, the Florentine Opera brings you a FREE screening of the 1960’s film ELMER GANTRY to the Florentine Opera Center on Sunday, February 8th at 2:00PM. The Academy Award winning film, staring Burt Lancaster and Shirley Jones, directed by Richard Brooks, tells the story […]

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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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Opera Insights: THE ELIXIR OF LOVE @ Wauwatosa Library

Opera Insights are FREE presentations given by Corliss Phillabaum, Professor of Theater at UW Milwaukee’s Peck School of the Arts at two Milwaukee area locations – the Wauwatosa Public Library (7635 West North Ave. Wauwatosa, WI 53213) and the Wayne & Kristine Lueders Florentine Opera Center (926 E. Burleigh Street Milwaukee, WI 53212). Opera Insights take a closer […]

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Alwyn Mellor

Alwyn Mellor made her debut at Seattle Opera in 2013 as Brünnhilde in Die Walküre alongside Greer Grimsley, Stephanie Blythe, Stuart Skelton and Daniel Sumegi in Stephen Wadsworth’s production conducted by Asher Fisch

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