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The Marcus Center for the Performing Arts, Wisconsin's premier entertainment showcase, is home to the Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra, Florentine Opera, Milwaukee Ballet and First Stage Milwaukee. It is also a presenter of hit Broadway touring shows.
 
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April 28, 2015
Itzhak Perlman

An incomparable virtuoso. The greatest violinist of our time. Itzhak Perlman returns to join the Milwaukee Symphony in Tchaikovsky’s blazing Violin Concerto. His recent MSO appearances sold out! Don’t miss this chance to experience the artistry of Itzhak Perlman with your Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra.

May 3, 2015
MYSO Presents: Fanfare and Finale

MYSO’s Brass Choir, Senior Symphony and Metropolitan Symphony Orchestra are showcased in the ensembles’ final performance of the season.

May 8, 2015
THE ELIXIR OF LOVE - Florentine Opera

This classic story of playful imposters, mistaken love, and magical concoctions comes to life in Gaetano Donizetti’s The Elixir of Love. Full of whimsical whit and charm, the Florentine’s 81st season comes to a close with one of opera’s most beloved romantic comedies, set in an original production amidst Early 20th Century Wine Country. Soprano Diana McVey (Countess Almaviva in The Marriage of Figaro, 2013) returns to the Florentine as the flirtatious Adina alongside tenor Rolando Sanz (Alfredo Germont in La Traviata, 2013) as the lovesick Nemorino. Baritone Kelly Markgraf (Heathcliff in Wuthering Heights) returns as Sergeant Belcore, and bass Musa Ngqungwana (Dulcamara) makes his Florentine debut. Maestro Joseph Rescigno (Florentine productions dating back to 1981) conducts the Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra this original production directed by General Director William Florescu. Performance Dates And Times Friday, May 8, 2015 at 7:30 PM Sunday, May 10, 2015 at 2:30 PM Performance Location Uihlein Hall, Marcus Center for the Performing Arts 929 N Water St, Milwaukee, WI 53202

May 10, 2015
THE ELIXIR OF LOVE - Florentine Opera

This classic story of playful imposters, mistaken love, and magical concoctions comes to life in Gaetano Donizetti’s The Elixir of Love. Full of whimsical whit and charm, the Florentine’s 81st season comes to a close with one of opera’s most beloved romantic comedies, set in an original production amidst Early 20th Century Wine Country. Soprano Diana McVey (Countess Almaviva in The Marriage of Figaro, 2013) returns to the Florentine as the flirtatious Adina alongside tenor Rolando Sanz (Alfredo Germont in La Traviata, 2013) as the lovesick Nemorino. Baritone Kelly Markgraf (Heathcliff in Wuthering Heights) returns as Sergeant Belcore, and bass Musa Ngqungwana (Dulcamara) makes his Florentine debut. Maestro Joseph Rescigno (Florentine productions dating back to 1981) conducts the Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra this original production directed by General Director William Florescu. Performance Dates And Times Friday, May 8, 2015 at 7:30 PM Sunday, May 10, 2015 at 2:30 PM Performance Location Uihlein Hall, Marcus Center for the Performing Arts 929 N Water St, Milwaukee, WI 53202

May 19, 2015 - May 31, 2015
The Book of Mormon

The New York Times calls it “the best musical of this century.” The Washington Post says, “It is the kind of evening that restores your faith in musicals.” And Entertainment Weekly says, “Grade A: the funniest musical of all time.” Jon Stewart of The Daily Show calls it “a crowning achievement. So good it makes me angry.” It’s THE BOOK OF MORMON, the nine-time Tony Award® winning Best Musical from the creators of South Park. Contains explicit language. For more information, visit BookofMormonTheMusical.com



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