Sunday, June 2 @ 6:59 am
At The UPAF Starting Line, Summerfest Grounds
A UPAF tradition! A stunning operatic rendition of Francis Scott Key's famed national anthem: The Star-Spangled Banner performed by the Florentine Opera will add to the Ride for the Arts. Gather your family and friends, listen to the voice of Brianne Sura, then ride over the Daniel Hoan Bridge in support of the performing arts in Milwaukee.
Tuesday, June 11 @ 7 pm
Opera's Greatest Hits - @ the Waulerhaus
1100 W. Riverside Drive, Kohler, WI
The Florentine Opera Company will make their debut at the Waelderhaus, performing “Opera’s Greatest Hits”. This Concert is open to the public, though reservations are encouraged, due to limited seating at the Waelderhaus. Reservations can be made by calling 920-458-1972 or emailing firstname.lastname@example.org. Admission is free, although a suggested donation of $5 is requested at the door.
Friday, June 14, 2013 @ 6:30 pm
hosted by Cathy & Mario Costantini and Bill & Roberta Florescu
Featuring a menu created by Chef Joe Bartolotta
Wayne & Kristine Lueders Florentine Opera Center &
La Lune Collection Courtyard
926 E. Burleigh Street, Milwaukee
A Rustic Italian dinner created by Joe Bartolotta | cash bar
$175/person (proceeds benefit the Florentine Opera Company)
This event is SOLD OUT. If you are interested in joining our 'P&P waiting list' or if you have any other questions, please call Jill Bruss at 414-291-5700 ext.212.
Join the Florentine Opera Company for a remarkable event evoking the tastes and sounds of the Italian Countryside!
Begin the evening with cocktails accompanied by traditional Italian Folk music. Then, relax al fresco in the courtyard and enjoy a delicious rustic Italian meal created by you for Chef Joe Bartolotta and served in true Italian family style. From primi to dolce, Italy is but a mouthful away.
Following dinner, General Director Bill Florescu and Florentine Opera performers will lead us through the landscape of Italy with favorite tunes eliciting the hills of Tuscany, the canals of Venice, the songs of Naples, the art of Florence and the history of Rome. No passport required!
abbigliamento casuale (relaxed party attire-no jeans, please)
This event has been made possible through the generous support of La Lune Collection and Reinhart Boerner Van Deuren S.C., with additional support from Don & Kate Wilson.
Wednesday, June 19 @ 7:00 pm
Florentine at Alterra Humboldt
2999 N. Humboldt
Milwaukee, WI 53212
Free and open to the public. Come enjoy live opera and musical theater favorites, get a musical preview of the upcoming season, munch on delicious refreshments by Alterra Coffee and have the chance to win free tickets to upcoming operas.