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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Opera and Ballet Unite on One Stage with the Brightest Stars in THE MERRY WIDOW

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE August 22, 2017 Photos available upon request   CONTACT:   Danielle Chaviano Marketing Manager 414/291.5700 Ext. 221 • dchaviano@florentineopera.org ___________________________________   OPERA AND BALLET UNITE ON ONE STAGE WITH THE BRIGHTEST STARS IN THE MERRY WIDOW   OCTOBER 20 (7:30 PM) & 22 (2:30PM), 2017 | Uihlein Hall, Marcus Center for the […]

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Wisconsin Governor declares Maestro Joseph Rescigno Day across the state

MADISON, WI – Governor Scott Walker and Secretary of State Douglas La Follette have issued a state-wide proclamation in honor of the Maestro’s 35-year tenure with the Florentine Opera, the nations 6th oldest opera company. Governor Walker’s proclamation states “I, Scott Walker, Governor of the State of Wisconsin, do hereby proclaim Thursday, May 4, 2017 as Maestro Joseph […]

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Carol Garcia makes her American debut in The Barber of Seville

By Kelly Schlicht, Development Manager She’s sung on some of the biggest stages in the world, and won some of the most prestigious vocal competitions in Europe. In May, this up-and-coming mezzo-soprano will be making her much-anticipated American role debut right here in Milwaukee.   Barcelona native Carol Garcia says she’s excited to be playing […]

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