Meet Nicholas Huff, 2018 Summer Residency Artist

Tenor Nicholas Huff began taking voice lessons as a young student because his mother believed that art and music were important elements in his liberal-arts focused education. And as the years went by, singing seemed to stick with him. In college, Nicholas performed in his first operas, Le Nozze di Figaro and L’Elisir d’Amore. From […]

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Meet Briana Moynihan – 2018 Summer Residency Artist and 18-19 Baumgartner Studio Artist

Mezzo-soprano Briana Moynihan grew up surrounded by singing. It was a part of every family gathering, as her dad was a professional singer and his family also loved to sing. But as a child, Briana says she was shy and afraid to sing in public. “I didn’t really become interested in singing until I got […]

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Noah Stewart Trades Tragedy for Comedy in The Magic Flute

By: Nicole Hangartner, Marketing Manager Growing up, Noah Stewart’s mom always thought he’d be a comedian because he loved to make people laugh. Nowadays, he’s known throughout the opera world for his performances in some of opera’s most tragic works. Stewart most recently played Cavaradossi in Tosca with Detroit Opera House, and he’s been onstage […]

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A Bald Cap Transformation for The Magic Flute

Have you ever wondered what it takes to turn the Florentine Opera’s performers in to the characters they portray on stage? Wig and Makeup Designer Erica Cartledge took us into the Wig and Makeup Shop at the Wayne & Kristine Lueders Opera Center in Riverwest to show us how the crew applies a bald cap. […]

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Enjoy opera all summer long with our free community performances!

Florentine Opera Company Announces Summer Community Performance Schedule and Residency Program Artists The Florentine Opera Company announces the dates and locations of their summer community performances. These free events will provide audiences with the opportunity to experience opera all summer long at various locations in the Milwaukee area. The performances will feature the artists of […]

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