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“WOW!” 5 of 5 stars
Review of Florida Grand Opera

Florida Grand Opera
8390 NW 25th Street, Doral Education Center, Miami, FL 33145
+1 305-854-1643
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Ranked #29 of 204 things to do in Miami
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Owner description: Florida Grand Opera, continuously producing opera since 1941, stands as one of the most established performing arts organizations in Florida.
Miami Beach, Florida
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34 reviews
15 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
“WOW!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2012

Spread your wings and try something new. The Florida Grand Opera never disappoints!! It is amazing that Miami offers world class opera. Well done FGO!

Visited July 2012
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English first
Miami, FL
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53 reviews
14 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
“Romeo & Juliette”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2012

Great venue, Great performance! Buy a subscription for as little as $10-12 per performance!

Visited April 2012
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Berlin, Germany
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118 reviews
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“Not always for real Opera lovers”
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2012

FGO, like much of the art scene in Miami, is suffering from under-funding. Many of the performances were superb productions with near top level performers, but the temperamental Miami audience does not seem to appreciate some of the more adventurous productions. The retirement of the tireless long time master, will undoubtedly make significant changes....time will tell how. The controversially named "Opera House" is a remarkably unremarkable incredibly costly building with shoddy finishes and materials, the overpowering garish curtain and cheap lighting may be appreciated by "Music Hall" or burlesque audiences.Unfortunately the building and its gauche name detract from being a "GRAND OPERA"

Visited December 2011
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Homestead, Florida
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113 reviews
25 attraction reviews
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“I Am A Member”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2012

And even if you are not, this is the best Opera House in my opinion. Enjoy and support the arts. It's for everyone...

Visited February 2012
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Miami, Florida
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63 reviews
22 attraction reviews
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“As hard as they try...”
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2012

FGO cannot go pass the feeling of a very provincial company. I think is time to get new blood into their management and get some productions worth seeing, for a change.

Visited March 2012
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