Friday, January 26, 2018 at 7:30pm

VENUS & ADONIS and DIDO & AENEAS (opening night)

Our original Florentine production brings Ovid’s Metamorphoses and Virgil’s Aeneid to life. This sublimely beautiful pair of English one-act operas Blow’s Venus & Adonis and Purcell’s Dido & Aeneas) blends perfectly into one evening of great opera. General Director William Florescu stages an evening to behold with a cast led by acclaimed mezzo-soprano Sandra Piques […]

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Sunday, October 22, 2017 at 2:30pm

THE MERRY WIDOW (Sunday matinee)

Alyson Cambridge returns to the Florentine stage in her role debut as Hanna Glawari, the opulently wealthy widow delighting in her life in Paris as suitors line up for her favor. Acclaimed baritone and Florentine favorite Corey McKern returns in the role of Danilo, along with tenor Cody Austin making his Florentine debut as Camille. […]

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Friday, October 20, 2017 at 7:30pm

THE MERRY WIDOW (Friday night)

Alyson Cambridge returns to the Florentine stage in her role debut as Hanna Glawari, the opulently wealthy widow delighting in her life in Paris as suitors line up for her favor. Acclaimed baritone and Florentine favorite Corey McKern returns in the role of Danilo, along with tenor Cody Austin making his Florentine debut as Camille. […]

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The Florentine Opera’s fourth original recording to be released September 8

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE September 5, 2017 Photos available upon request   CONTACT:     Danielle Chaviano Marketing Manager 414/291.5700 Ext. 221 • dchaviano@florentineopera.org Click here for a PDF of this press release ___________________________________   The Florentine Opera’s fourth original recording to be released September 8 MILWAUKEE, Wis.—September 5, 2017— Robert Aldridge and Herschel Garfein’s Sister Carrie, the […]

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New class of Studio Artists will ring in the program’s tenth anniversary

When the Florentine Opera Studio Artist class of 2017-18 takes the stage in a few short weeks for its first @ the Center concert, you’ll hear three new voices, and one familiar mezzo-soprano. This year will feature Soprano Rachel Blaustein, Mezzo-soprano Ashely Puenner, Tenor Edward Graves, and Baritone Nate Hill. Puenner, whom you may remember […]

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