Saturday, May 2, 2015 at 6:30PM

Meet the Artists - THE ELIXIR OF LOVE

The location of this event has been changed for The Elixir of Love Meet the Artists (wine tasting event) – Meet the acclaimed artists before the opera, and be among the first to taste the Florentine’s Elixir (a Napa Valley red) with small plates – hosted by Drs. Peter Drescher and Karin Madsen in their lake […]

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Thursday, February 26, 2015 at 6:30PM

CANCELLED DUE TO WEATHER: Meet the Artists - ELMER GANTRY


Due to the forecast of -7 degrees, and the subsequent cancellations from our guests, our Thursday, Feb. 26 Meet-the-Artists event been canceled. Please note our FREE Florentine Opera Camerata​ Opera Party for ELMER GANTRY on Sunday, March 1, is moving ahead as planned.  We invite you to join us at Ginger (235 S. 2nd St.) […]

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Thursday, October 9, 2014 at 6:30PM

Meet the Artists - THE FLYING DUTCHMAN

Enjoy drinks & delectables, with arias & songs from the opera – and mingle with the cast of THE FLYING DUTCHMAN at the Milwaukee Yacht Club on October 9th: 1700 N Lincoln Memorial Drive, Milwaukee, WI 53202 PLEASE RSVP TO : Jillian Bruss at 414-291-5700 ext. 212 -or- jbruss@florentineopera.org   Tickets : $25 per person […]

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Saturday, November 22, 2014 at 5:30PM

TRIAL BY JURY - A Whimsical and Operatic Gala Event


When Trial by Jury premiered in 1875 at London’s Royalty Theatre, it was only the second Gilbert & Sullivan collaboration in a body of work that would soon include The Mikado and H.M.S. Pinafore. Trial by Jury ran for 131 performances at the Royalty and by 1877 was a favorite performance at benefit events around […]

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Friday, September 26, 2014 at 7:30PM

@ THE CENTER - The 81st Season Sampler

Featuring selections from the 2014-2015 season, which celebrates the Florentine’s original productions by opera’s greatest composers. The Florentine’s Studio Artists will bring to life selections from Wagner’s The Flying Dutchman, Floyd’s Wuthering Heights, Aldridge’s Elmer Gantry, and Donizetti’s The Elixir of Love as well as the Florentine’s world premiere touring opera Goldie B. Locks and […]

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