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Photos: On Campus Now

The Glimmerglass Festival campus has come to life. Weekly orientations for incoming staff and interns are taking place, and our set and costume shops are in full swing. This summer we are building the scenery for all four productions in … Continue reading

Team Building

New productions originating from Glimmerglass have appeared on stages around the world. Through our production rentals program, opera and theater companies have access to innovative sets, costumes and projected titles by world-renowned designers. Our production department is currently preparing the … Continue reading

Tra la! It’s May!

It’s always fun arriving on our campus at about 1 p.m. in the spring. Everyone has left their respective buildings — costume shop, scene shop or administration building — to enjoy the sunshine during lunchtime. It really can be like … Continue reading

Glimmerglass Has Arrived in Oman!

We arrived earlier this week and are still adjusting to the time change and everything that goes along with travelling this far. However, yesterday was a great first day of rehearsal! Before yesterday’s rehearsal Managing Director Linda Jackson; Company Manager … Continue reading

“Behind the Scenes” with our Director of Production

Join us for this free event at the Waterville Library on May 3 at 7 p.m. and hear from our Director of Production, Abby Rodd. She will discuss repertory theater production at Glimmerglass both now and looking back to when … Continue reading

Making the Audio Sound Bad

It’s not often that the Audio/Video team is asked to make audio sound worse, but that was the case in Later the Same Evening and A Blizzard On Marblehead Neck. In Later the Same Evening there is a scene which … Continue reading

Safety First!

Glimmerglass team members go through extensive safety training each summer — from fire extinguisher training to a “slips, trips and falls” course to back safety and more. With all the gun-slingin’ in store for this upcoming season, it was also important … Continue reading

…”constantly engaged with the vibrant life of an arts organization at work”

This blog is part of a series of posts from patrons, volunteers, former interns, artists and staff discussing how Glimmerglass has enriched their lives. Please consider posting your own stories about how Glimmerglass has impacted you, or make a gift … Continue reading

Time to Dry Rye

The Tender Land is an American opera that takes place in the Midwest. Set Designer Donald Eastman has incorporated a field of four-foot-tall wheat into his design for the opera – not an uncommon sight when traveling through the plains. … Continue reading

Glimmerglass Lighting Designer Nominated for Tony Award

Robert Wierzel, lighting designer for this summer’s The Tender Land and Tolomeo, has been nominated for a 2010 Tony Award for his lighting design for Fela! on Broadway. “I saw Fela! a couple of months ago, and the lighting totally … Continue reading