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Glimmerglass Opera

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The Glimmerglass Festival is a one-of-a-kind summer destination for opera lovers and first-timers alike. The scenic campus lies on the shore of sparkling Otsego Lake in Cooperstown, New York. Each season, the company presents new productions of opera and musical theater, accompanied by a myriad concerts, lectures, master classes and more.

Georgia Public Broadcasting

As a complement to its summer Festival, The Glimmerglass Festival has announced “Breaking Glass,” a series of national forums and a five-episode podcast sparking discussions about how opera and the arts respond to present-day issues. In partnership with Georgia Public Broadcasting (GPB), the inaugural forum will take place on Saturday, January 13, at 2 p.m. in Atlanta. The inaugural forum offers an interactive livestream of the panel to those interested in joining the conversation. To register for the free event, visit

November 2016 Listings for Glimmerglass Opera

Oct 30, 2016

Classical 91.5 is bringing you two operas from the Glimmerglass Festival in Cooperstown, New York:  A classic Rossini melodrama La Gazza Ladra​ (The Thieving Magpie) sung in Italian, and a Pulitzer Prize-winning American drama by Robert Ward, The Crucible.

October 2016 Listings for Glimmerglass Opera

Oct 23, 2016

This month, Glimmerglass Opera premieres its 3-week season with a production of Stephen Sondheim's musical thriller Sweeney Todd, just in time for Halloween! 

The Glimmerglass Festival, located just North of Cooperstown, NY has announced the appointment of a new Director of its Young Artists Program.