Saturday, January 31, 2015 at 7:30PM

Alumni Recital @ The Center

An Alumni Recital on January 30 and 31, 2015 brings 2012-2013 Studio Artist soprano Alisa Suzanne Jordheim back to the Florentine after important performances with Cincinnati Opera, Madison Opera, and The Columbus Symphony ­– providing a singular opportunity to check-in with one of the Florentine’s celebrated rising stars. This recital will feature arias and songs […]

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Friday, January 30, 2015 at 7:30PM

Alumni Recital @ The Center

An Alumni Recital on January 30 and 31, 2015 brings 2012-2013 Studio Artist soprano Alisa Suzanne Jordheim back to the Florentine after important performances with Cincinnati Opera, Madison Opera, and The Columbus Symphony ­– providing a singular opportunity to check-in with one of the Florentine’s celebrated rising stars. This recital will feature arias and songs […]

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Corliss Philabaum on Carlisle Floyd Recordings

The Operas of Carlisle Floyd on CD and DVD by Corliss Phillabaum corliss@uwm.edu Although Carlisle Floyd’s operas have been widely staged, including major productions by the Metropolitan Opera and Lyric Opera of Chicago, the availability of his work on commercial recordings is spotty. Only Susannah has been given a studio recording by a major label, […]

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NATIONAL ENDOWMENT FOR THE ARTS SUPPORTS THE CONCERT RECORDING OF 'WUTHERING HEIGHTS'


“Carlisle Floyd’s iconic American opera will be recorded for the first time in a live concert performance through support from the NEA. December 2, 2014 –Washington, DC— The National Endowment for the Arts (NEA) continues to support the arts and creativity to improve lives and communities in the United States. In its first fiscal year […]

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Friday, March 13, 2015 at 7:30pm

Elmer Gantry (opening night)


The two-time Grammy Award winning opera Elmer Gantry returns to the Florentine stage with a new cast, on the heels of critical acclaim and standing ovations at performances across the nation. Based on the popular Sinclair Lewis novel, this captivating tale reflects on rise and fall of a small town preacher in early 20th century […]

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