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. This classic production of Lehar’s greatest operetta features a phenomenal cast joined by the Florentine Opera Chorus in an exciting collaboration with the dancers and orchestra of the Milwaukee Ballet Company.


Opening Night Sponsors

Mary Ann and Charles LaBahn

Stage Director Sponsor

Robert Sobczak, in memory of Nancy Sobczak and Irene Laning Mason

Title Artist Sponsor for Alyson Cambridge in the role of Hanna

Nita Soref

Leading Artist Sponsor for Corey McKern in the role of Danilo

Drs. Peter Drescher and Karin Madsen Drescher


This production is a collaboration with Milwaukee Ballet Company and Milwaukee Ballet Orchestra
Milwaukee Ballet


Performance Dates and Times

Friday, October 20, 2017 at 7:30pm
Sunday, October 22, 2017 at 2:30pm

Performance Location

Uihlein Hall, Marcus Center for the Performing Arts
929 N Water St., Milwaukee, WI 53202 Get Directions »


Sung in English with English supertitles projected above the stage