GAETANO DONIZETTI’S ROMANTIC COMEDY L'ELISIR D'AMORE (THE ELIXIR OF LOVE) COMES TO THE FLORENTINE STAGE MAY 8 & 10

  FLORENTINE OPERA’S NEW PRODUCTION OF GAETANO DONIZETTI’S ROMANTIC COMEDY L’ELISIR D’AMORE (THE ELIXIR OF LOVE) COMES TO THE STAGE MAY 8 AND 10 – DIRECTED BY BILL FLORESCU “This original Florentine production features new staging, scenery, costumes, lighting with a cast of acclaimed singing actors, the voices of the Florentine Opera Chorus, and the […]

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ANNOUNCING THE FLORENTINE OPERA’S 2015-16 SEASON

  “The next season of opera by the Florentine and a romantic concert revue comprise 2015-2016–This is the story behind the 82nd Season!” THE IRON HORSE HOTEL IN MILWAUKEE, Wisconsin, 7:30PM, March 25, 2015—The Florentine Opera Company General Director William Florescu announced the nation’s sixth oldest opera company’s 82nd season with a ‘grand reveal party’: […]

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Friday, June 12, 2015 at 6:30PM

Pasta & Puccini

Friday, June 12, 2015 Wayne & Kristine Lueders Opera Center & La Lune Collection 926 E. Burleigh Sreeet, Milwaukee, WI 53212 Join our growing group of sponsors:  La festa (Dinner) :       Divertimento (Our Wonderful Artists) : Mary Lou Gillstrom and Carrie Gillstrom Matteson   Vino e aperitivi (Cocktail Hour) : Murph and […]

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Elmer Gantry–What a Subject for an Opera!


by: Corliss Phillabaum corliss@uwm.edu Note: One of the sad realities of opera production today is that when we see a successful new opera, we hardly ever get a chance to see it again—and in many cases it is rarely staged again. Elmer Gantry has already broken the repeat staging barrier with some seven productions so […]

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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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