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Chatting with Volunteer of the Year Tom Simpson

The Glimmerglass Opera Guild averages almost 3,000 hours of volunteer service each year, supplementing the work of the full-time and seasonal staff when extra work is required. The Guild provides essential support through its service, fundraising and education programs. This … Continue reading

Wheat or Rye? Research for The Tender Land Scenery

Abby Rodd, Glimmerglass’s Director of Production, and Joel Morain (A/V Coordinator) traveled to The Farmers’ Museum, where Abby did some research on materials for the scenery of our 2010 production of The Tender Land. The Farmers’ Museum is one of the oldest rural … Continue reading

Face-Lift for Alice Busch Opera Theater Seats

Lizzy Mott, Operations Assistant, is working diligently in our Alice Busch Opera Theater to make the seat cushions prettier for our audience members’ cushions.  Lizzy is going through the theater and re-stretching the fabric on each theater seat to improve its appearance. So far she’s done about 40. … Continue reading

Reporting Back from OPERA America Workshop

This past Saturday I had the opportunity to attend a one-day workshop presented by OPERA America at Ithaca College. Don Marrazzo, Director of Casting & Artistic Operations, was invited by OPERA America to join the panel of opera industry representatives … Continue reading

Gluck Goes to Atlanta

As referenced in previous posts, our production of Gluck’s Orphée et Eurydice is on the move. The scenery and costumes from the production were loaded into a large truck on Saturday for transport to Atlanta, where they will be seen during The … Continue reading

Glimmerglass Represented on OPERA America Panel

This Saturday, Don Marrazzo, Glimmerglass Opera’s Director of Casting and Artistic Operations, will be a guest panelist for OPERA America’s “Workshop for Singers: Strategies for Building a Successful Career” at Ithaca College. This workshop will focus on managing the business aspects of a career … Continue reading