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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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 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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Saturday, January 10, 2015 at 7:00PM

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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Saturday, April 18, 2015 at 12:30PM

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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Wednesday, April 15, 2015 at 7:30PM

Opera Insights: THE ELIXIR OF LOVE @ The Center

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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