“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 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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Monday, July 27, 2015 at 10am - 4pm

The Young Singing Actor Intensive

The Young Singing Actor Intensive will take place Monday, July 27, 2015 through Friday, July 31, 2015 from 10:00am to 4:00pm at the Wayne & Kristine Lueders Florentine Opera Center. It will include workshops and training designed for students interested in pursuing advanced vocal studies. All students entering grades 7-12 are invited to apply. General […]

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