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2016-17 MAINSTAGE SERIES Subscriptions

at the Marcus Center for Performing Arts



Individual Student Ticket Pricing

Student tickets are available for current students with a valid student ID. There are three ways to save:

  • Get an entire season: New for our 2016-2017 Season, we are offering all 3 mainstage shows for the low price of $45 per student. Must have a .edu email address or valid student ID to take advantage of this offer. Sign up online today.
  • Plan ahead: Receive 50% all ticket orders at any price level when you order anytime through the Florentine Opera Box Office. Call 414-291-5700 ext. 224 and ask for the student discount.
  • Enjoy last minute savings: Student rush tickets are available for $15 beginning one hour before each performance at the Marcus Center for the Performing Arts with valid ID. (Offer subject to availability.)






2016-17 Mainstage Subscription Options

Quartet – All four Florentine Opera productions from $145 up to $425

Trio A – Pick any three mainstage Florentine Opera productions from $110 to $375

Trio B – Pick any two mainstage Florentine Opera productions plus the Valentine weekend Studio Artist concert from $95 to $305

Duet – Pick any two Florentine Opera productions from $80 to $255

Season Subscriptions (Mainstage)

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Marcus Center for the Performing Arts


Marcus Center for the Performing Arts

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All performances take place at the Marcus Center for the Performing Arts, 929 North Water Street, Downtown, Milwaukee. Get driving directions.

Why Subscribe/Renew?

Purchasing your season subscription has never been easier — or more cost-effective!

SUBSCRIBERS ENJOY: Priority Seating & Special Privileges

• Florentine Opera season ticket holders receive priority seating over other ticket buyers and enjoy the highest discounts available on tickets.
20% Discount on Additional Tickets Throughout the Season You receive single ticket priority before tickets go on sale to the public, with no additional fees.
Exclusive Ticket Exchange Privileges In the event that you cannot attend your scheduled performance, you may exchange your tickets to a different performance.
The ‘Diva Discount’ Program This exclusive subscriber benefit offers discounts to hotels, restaurants and other arts organizations.
Cast Party Invitation Help us celebrate the performance in grand operatic style with delicious sweets and a meet and greet with the artists. Held immediately after the opening night performance.


Dates and Times


FRIDAY EVENING PACKAGE – 7:30 pm curtain

Sister Carrie: October 7, 2016
Romance Español: February 10, 2017
(OR Saturday evening,February 11,2017)
Don Giovanni: March 17, 2017
Barber of Seville: May 5, 2017

SUNDAY MATINEE PACKAGE – 2:30 pm curtain

Sister Carrie: October 9, 2016
Romance Español: February 12, 2017
Don Giovanni: March 19, 2017
Barber of Seville: May 7, 2017


READ THE REVIEWS OF PREVIOUS PRODUCTIONS: The Florentine delivers great opera in Milwaukee

Enhance Your Experience

Before you come to the opera, learn more about this rich and exciting art form through one of our adult education programs. Choose from our Talk Opera, Opera Insights or Florentine Off Stage. Enhance your opera experience and get behind-the-scenes perspectives from the people who make it happen. Learn little known facts about the music and the singers, get hints on what to listen for and hear tantalizing excerpts of the upcoming opera.

Diva Discount Program

Aloft Hotel Milwaukee
The Rumpus Room
Bel Canto Chorus
Milwaukee Chamber Theatre
Milwaukee Ballet
Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra

Make it a great weekend in Milwaukee

Discover all the wonderful things in Milwaukee when you stay with one of our hotel partners, all conveniently located near the Marcus Center for the Performing Arts and other nearby attractions.  You’ll be able to use our special discounted rate when staying in town for Florentine Opera productions.


Understand Every Word

You don’t have to understand Italian — just passion, emotion, humor and drama. With English translations projected above the stage at every Florentine Opera performance, you won’t miss a minute.


@ THE CENTER SERIES Subscriptions

(at the Wayne & Kristine Lueders Opera Center in Riverwest)

As an @ THE CENTER subscriber you can attend all four Friday or Saturday evening concerts for the price of three! Purchase your $60 subscription today for a full season of concert performances by the Florentine Opera Studio Artists at the Wayne & Kristine Lueders Florentine Opera Center in Riverwest.

Click here for more information about our @ The Center Series or call (414) 291-5700 ext. 224 today.

Support for this season comes from UPAF, the Wisconsin Arts Board with funds from National Endowment for the Arts, Milwaukee County CAMPAC, and other foundations and individual donors. For a list of our contributors visit the support section of our website.