Wednesday, March 25, 2015 at 6:00pm

2015-2016 Season Reveal Event

Find out what’s in-store for Milwaukee audiences at this event hosted by the Florentine Opera Company! Join us for an exciting 82nd Season Reveal featuring musical selections from 2015-16 season productions performed by the Florentine Opera Studio Artists. Cocktail Hour with passable hors d’oeuvres: 6pm Comments from the General Director: 6:30pm

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Revival—Elmer Gantry Returns!

By Leann Davis Alspaugh Oral Roberts is said to have burst through his front door one day, shouting “Fix me a steak, I’ve just seen Jesus!” The charismatic televangelist, who died in 2009, had an appetite for fiery sermons and faith healings, but it was his reliance on the collection plate that really aggravated his […]

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A News Brief: The Florentine’s Artist-in-Residence program returns for a seventh season with newly commissioned children’s opera by John Davies MILWAUKEE, Wisconsin— January 3, 2015—The 2014-2015 Florentine Opera Studio Artists: Julie Tabash (soprano) of St. Louis, MO; Lindsay Metzger (mezzo-soprano) of Mundelein, IL; Aaron Short (tenor) of Kansas City, MO; and Pablo Siqueiros (baritone) of […]

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Sunday, February 8, 2015 at 2:00PM

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 the Milwaukee LGBT Film Festival 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 […]

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Saturday, February 7, 2015 at 10:30AM - 12:30PM

Robert A. Koehne Family Day 2015 (Free Event!)

Join us at The Florentine Opera Center for a free performance of our commissioned world-premiere children’s opera, Goldie B. Locks & The Three Singing Bears. Performances are at 10:30AM and 12:30PM. There will be art & crafts for the kids in between performances and treats will be provided from Colectivo Coffee. You can also meet the […]

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