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Florida Grand Opera

8390 NW 25th St, Doral Education Center, Miami, FL 33122-1504
+1 305-854-1643
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FGO has become an important name in regional opera. The quality of performers and performances has... read more

Reviewed 8 August 2017
Andrew J
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Fort Lauderdale, Florida
Great Opera Experience

Being a born and bred NY Metropolitan Opera and NYS Opera adolescent, I humbly have to say the... read more

Reviewed 1 May 2017
Randy C
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New york
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Florida Grand Opera, continuously producing opera since 1941, stands as one of the most established performing arts organizations in Florida.
  • Excellent69%
  • Very good24%
  • Average7%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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8390 NW 25th St, Doral Education Center, Miami, FL 33122-1504
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Reviewed 8 August 2017

FGO has become an important name in regional opera. The quality of performers and performances has only improved over time, and their outreach in the South Florida region--not just Miami--has been steady. I look forward to more performances from this great arts company.

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Reviewed 1 May 2017 via mobile

Being a born and bred NY Metropolitan Opera and NYS Opera adolescent, I humbly have to say the Miami Opera was an huge positive surprise. Costumes, actors, staging, music, and voice ranges were all excellent! A great way to spend and evening. Highly recommended. Then...More

Thank Randy C
Reviewed 9 February 2016

My friend invited me to see the Opera at the Arsht Center in downtown Miami. I had not gone for years and she had a wonderful ticket in the orchestra section where we heard a fantasticscore of music for the opera "Norma". I did not...More

1  Thank Mermaid781
Reviewed 30 January 2016

Total disclosure: I do not take OPERA lightly. I moved to Miami after almost 20 years of subscribing at the Met, where I experienced magnificence and magnificent failures. The fact that I feel free to compare my Met experiences with my FGO experiences should tell...More

2  Thank Eugene W
Reviewed 29 January 2016

It is a great venue for Operas. The sound quality is superb! The theater is really made for Operas, the way the seating is arranged, it makes it accessible for everyone, and easy to see. It is a very nice theater. The performers are talented....More

1  Thank Val1857
Reviewed 13 July 2015

The Florida Grand Opera started with a group of dedicated volunteers and has grown into a professional world-class opera company. The Arsht Center with it's concert hall, opera house, and additional smaller theaters has greatly contributed to the FGO's rise to its present status. Though...More

1  Thank dagpel
bamazzur, Public Relations Manager at Florida Grand Opera, responded to this reviewResponded 27 July 2015

Dagpel - thank you so much for your very kind review and for your dedication to this company. Florida traffic is certainly a difficult obstacle, and we really appreciate you making the trip to see our shows. Your kind words have warmed our hearts. Thank...More

Reviewed 22 May 2015

The Florida Grand Opera is one of Miami's best-kept secrets - but hopefully that will change! Not too many people realize that the Florida Grand OPERA stages brilliant operas throughout the year, so visitors who want to soak in the sun during the day, can...More

1  Thank Charlotte T
bamazzur, Public Relations Manager at Florida Grand Opera, responded to this reviewResponded 27 July 2015

Thank you, Charlotte, for your very kind review. We are particularly thrilled that you enjoyed The Consul - we were very proud of that production. Hope your ankle makes a full and speedy recovery. Thanks again for your support, and we hope to see you...More

Reviewed 8 March 2015 via mobile

For the last eight years I have always enjoyed attending an opera with the Florida Grand Opera at the Arsht Center. Magnificent talent and always a pleasure to be there early to hear about the back story of the opera. Absolutely a must see! A...More

1  Thank Yvette O
bamazzur, Public Relations Manager at Florida Grand Opera, responded to this reviewResponded 27 July 2015

Thank you, Yvette, for your very kind review. We are so glad you enjoy our performances, and we hope to see you back at the opera soon for our 75th Anniversary celebrations.

Reviewed 15 January 2015

The operas best seating is in the first balcony, you have a panorama view of the theaters set & the its symphony. After the show, inside the Oprea house, the restaurant Book and Books, offers organic foods with seating inside and in the opera court...More

3  Thank Kimmy D
bamazzur, Public Relations Manager at Florida Grand Opera, responded to this reviewResponded 15 January 2015

Thank you for the kind words, and we are thrilled you had a nice evening! Come back soon!

Reviewed 13 January 2015

Great place to visit when in town. I really enjoyed myself and will be back. The place is busy so worth getting a seat as early as you can. We were in a group of 12, and it wasn't possible for all of us to...More

2  Thank mark d
bamazzur, Public Relations Manager at Florida Grand Opera, responded to this reviewResponded 15 January 2015

Thank you so much for the high rating and for the kind words! We are sorry your group of 12 couldn't sit together. You are correct, we do tend to get very busy the week before a show. If you make sure to speak to...More

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