Meet the People Behind Glimmerglass

Francesca Zambello

Meet Francesca Zambello, internationally renowned stage director, who joined The Glimmerglass Festival's team in 2010 as our Artistic & General Director. [More Information]

Joseph Colaneri

Joseph Colaneri, conductor of opera, oratorio and symphonic works and educator, was appointed Music Director of The Glimmerglass Festival effective October 2013. [More Information]

Linda Jackson

Managing Director Linda Jackson has more than 25 years of experience working in the performing arts, including her work with Connecticut Opera, Berkshire Opera Company, Chautauqua Opera and others. [More Information]


The Glimmerglass Festival's year-round staff of approximately 20 people is instrumental in fulfilling the company's mission to produce little-known and familiar operas and works of music theater in innovative productions at the Alice Busch Opera Theater. [More Information]

Board of Trustees

Our Board of Trustees is committed to the development of our innovative company and help sustain our non-profit summer opera company as a world-class arts destination. [More Information]


The Glimmerglass Festival Orchestra. [More Information]