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Electrics Load-in

Last week was electrics load-in week. The electrics crew spent several days loading the repertory light plot into the theater. This is actually a complicated process of unloading over 400 lights, hanging those lights throughout the theater, and then running thousands of … Continue reading

The Argonauts: To Colchis and Beyond!

Early in Cherubini’s opera, Jason and his Argonauts present Glauce, princess of Corinth, with the Golden Fleece. Although the libretto doesn’t differentiate between members of the male chorus, director Michael Barker-Caven assigned  each of the chorus men an Argonaut persona … Continue reading

Off and running with the double bill!

Today we begin rehearsing for the fourth show of the season – actually, the fourth AND fifth. We will be presenting the professional stage premiere of John Musto and Mark Campbell’s Later the Same Evening, along with the world premiere … Continue reading

Young Artists in the Community

Young Artist J’nai Bridges is in her second summer as a Glimmerglass Young Artist. She was with us last year when she covered the role of Cherubino in The Marriage of Figaro and was seen as a soloist in the … Continue reading

2012 Season Announced

THE GLIMMERGLASS FESTIVAL 2012 SEASON ANNOUNCED Co-Productions with Opera Atelier and Cape Town Opera Festival Artists to Include Nader Abbassi, Dwayne Croft, John DeMain, Marcia Milgrom Dodge, Elizabeth Futral, Michelle Johnson, Bibhu Mohapatra, Eric Owens, Sean Panikkar, Marshall Pynkoski, Tazewell … Continue reading