The genesis of genius. The tiny books. - The tiny, hand-lettered, hand-bound books Charlotte and Branwell Brontë made as children surely qualify. Measuring about 2.5 by 5 centimeters, page after...
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Wuthering HeightsAnd tomorrow, January 10:
by Carlisle Floyd
The Florentine Opera brings American Opera Composer Carlisle Floyd’s operatic masterpiece to the stage. Jealousy and vengefulness, reign through this live concert performance of Carlisle Floyd’s classic American opera, based upon the classic novel by Emily Brontë.
Performance Dates And Times
Friday, January 9, 2015 at 7:30 PM
Sunday, January 11, 2015 at 2:30 PM
Harris Theater, Sharon Lynn Wilson Center for the Arts
19805 W Capitol Dr, Brookfield, WI 53045
Georgia Jarman ... Catherine
Kelly Markgraf ... Heathcliff
Susanne Mentzer ... Nelly
Vale Rideout ... Edgar
Heather Buck ... Isabel
Chad Shelton ... Hindley
Matthew Burns ... Mr. Earnshaw
Frank Kelley ... Joseph
Aaron Short ... Lockwood
Composer and Artistic Advisor ... Carlisle Floyd
Conductor ... Joseph Mechavich
Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra
Project Director ... William Florescu
An evening with Carlisle FloydA TV interview with Rick Clark, Director of Marketing and Communications of the Florentine Opera Company, can be watch here. Urban Milwaukee Dial also has an article about it.
Join us at the Wisconsin Conservatory of Music for an evening with a living legend, Carlisle Floyd, composer of the opera Wuthering Heights. The evening’s discussion will circle around on the life and compositions of Carlisle Floyd with a panel of speakers including Joseph Mechavich, Bill Florescu, and Carlisle Floyd himself. Questions will focus around Conducting, Directing, Singing, and Being Carlisle Floyd. Musical selections will be performed by the Florentine Opera Studio Artists.
RSVP today for this free event by calling 414 291 5700 ext. 224.
Date And Time
Saturday, January 10, 2015 at 7:00PM