Florentine Opera Company

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and a cornerstone member of

Tickets are on sale now for all remaining 2013-2014 Season performances


  or call 414-291-5700 ext 224 for performance info.

Click Here to read the latest on the 80th Anniversary Season performances from Matthew Reddin of ThirdCoast Daily

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The Florentine Opera's @ THE CENTER SERIES continues April 11 & 12, 2014

@ THE CENTER at a Glance

The 80th Anniversary Season Sampler Ocober 4 & 5, 2013

The Florentine After Dark
November 22 & 23, 2013

Home for the Holidays
December 20 & 21, 2013

Opera's Greatest Hits
January 31 & February 1, 2014

The Studio Artist Alumni Recital - Scott Johnson
April 11 & 12, 2014

A New Opera Workshop Performance - Sister Carrie
(from the Grammy Award Winning Composer of ELMER GANTRY)
May 23 & 24, 2014


The Florentine Opera's 80th Anniversary Mainstage Season continues
March 28 & 30, 2014
at the Marcus Center for the Performing Arts

2013-2014 Season at a Glance

Verdi's La Traviata
November 8 & 10, 2013
Performed in Italian with English supertitles

Festa Fiorentina: A Concert of Love Songs
In Vogel Hall - February 14, 15 & 16, 2014
Featuring the Florentine Opera Studio Artists

Handel's Julius Caesar
March 28 & 30, 2014
Performed in Italian with English supertitles

Puccini's La Bohème
May 9 & 11, 2014
Performed in Italian with English supertitles


Support for this season comes from UPAF (FOC is a proud cornerstone member of the United Performing Arts Fund), 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.

All Friday and Saturday evening performances will be held at 7:30PM, and the Sunday matinee performances will be held at 2:30PM.
Call our Box Office at 414-291-5700 ext. 224 / 1-800-326-7372 ext. 224 for personalized assistance. To request a 2013-2014 season brochure with additional subscription information, email info@florentineopera.org.

Award-winning Florentine Opera Recordings - On Sale Now!

The Florentine Opera is proud to announce the international CD releases of two of our most groundbreaking productions:

Río de Sangre: World Premiere, 2013 Grammy Winner!

Don Davis and Kate Gale’s Río de Sangre, produced from performances on October 22, 23, & 24, 2010, at the Marcus Center for the Performing Arts. To order your copy, visit Albany Records, Barnes & Noble, or Amazon.
"Ambitious and Adventurous, Río de Sangre..." read the review from Opera News Magazine Click here to read this great review!


Elmer Gantry: The two-time Grammy Winner!

Elmer Gantry was produced from the Midwest premiere performances on March 19 & 21, 2010, at the Marcus Center for the Performing Arts. This two-time Grammy Award-winning recording was released in 2011 and is now available for purchase digitally through iTunes and through Naxos, Amazon and Barnes & Noble.
"Well worth hearing." read the review from BBC Music Magazine here!
Click to read another great review! 

2013-2014 Season Performances:
@ The Center@ The Center Begins, October 4 & 5, 2013 at the Florentine Opera Center La TraviataLa Traviata, November 8 & 10, 2013 at Florentine Opera Festa FiorentinaFesta Fiorentina, February 14, 15 & 16,  2014  at Florentine Opera Julius CaesarJulius Caesar, March 28 & 30, 2014 at Florentine Opera La BohèmeThe La Bohème, May 9 & 11, 2014  at Florentine Opera