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Creating a World Onstage: Details, Details

Whether this season’s singers are performing their roles for the first time or the fifteenth, they’ve spent a lot of time studying them—before even arriving in Cooperstown. The same goes for the directors and designers, who have been planning the … Continue reading

Dick Cavett on Jonathan Miller

Two decades after his Glimmerglass debut, Jonathan Miller returns to Cooperstown to direct a new production of Verdi’s La Traviata. In a recent piece for the New York Times, Dick Cavett offers an appreciation of Dr. Miller–an extraordinary director, scholar … Continue reading

New Beginnings

This week, artists for La Traviata and La Cenerentola arrived in Cooperstown and began rehearsals. Although preparations for the 2009 Festival began over a year ago, the first day of rehearsal feels like the real beginning for many of us. … Continue reading