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A Quick Q&A with Ryan McKinny

Though the Dutchman of Wagner’s opera is doomed to roam the seas, Ryan McKinny, our guest artist performing in the role, has made a home for himself here at The Glimmerglass Festival, where he has made his company debut this … Continue reading

Rules Made to be Broken

There is an old show business adage that says: “Never work with children or animals.” These performers are apt to behave unpredictably on the stage, and even if they perform to the “T,” they always steal the scene. For these … Continue reading

Inside the Passions

This summer, Glimmerglass presents a unique double-bill of old and new passions that call on the audience to take possession of and responsibility for the suffering of both big and small in the world. This poignant evening begins with Pergolesi’s … Continue reading

Food for Thought: Visual Art and Opera in Cooperstown

Come out to the Fenimore Art Museum on State Highway 80 Wednesday, August 7, from 12:30–2:30 p.m. to hear a moderated discussion between Francesca Zambello, Artistic and General Director of the Glimmerglass Festival, and Paul D’Ambrosio, President and CEO of the … Continue reading

We’re Excited about The Flying Dutchman – Are You?

The buzzword around the Glimmerglass production of The Flying Dutchman is “exciting.” From costume designer Erik Teague to lighting designer Mark McCullough to the stage operations interns who load scenery in and out of the theater, everyone is talking about … Continue reading

Passion-ate about David Lang

More than 50 members of the Glimmerglass Festival family came out to the Cherry Valley Artworks Star Theater on a rainy Monday evening to see the final installment of the Glimmerglass Opera Guild’s annual Talking Opera series. Currently in the … Continue reading

Talking Wagner

Every seat in the Fenimore Art Museum’s auditorium was filled last Monday night for the Glimmerglass Opera Guild’s third installment of “Talking Opera,” the annual free seminar series. Previous speakers this year have included Joseph Colaneri speaking on Verdi and … Continue reading