Meet Me at the Pavilion

Meet Me at the Pavilion, a series of special performances that accompany mainstage productions, takes place in the pavilion next to the Alice Busch Opera Theater.

These concerts are presented all summer and consist of performances by members of the Young Artists Program, guest artists, and the South African singers that join the company as part of our Lost in the Stars co-production with Cape Town Opera.  

Voices of South Africa

July 24 and July 30 at 5 p.m.
$20/$10 youths

South African artists from the Lost in the Stars cast present songs from their homeland.

Fathers and Sons

July 29, August 6 and August 21 at 5 p.m.
$10/$5 youths

Lost in the Stars is, at heart, a story of fathers and sons. Join members of the Young Artists Program as they explore other composers’ insights into relationships that range from the tender to the tempestuous.

Songs of Travel: Pilgrims, Peddlers and Pioneers

July 31, August 14 and August 19 at 5 p.m.
$10/$5 youths

The Music Man’s Harold Hill is a traveling man who learns to settle down. In this program performed by members of the Young Artists Program, we meet other wanderers who inspired great composers.

Biography of a Common Man: Songs and Scenes from Johnny Johnson

August 3 at 3 p.m., August 7, August 12 and August 20 at 5 p.m.
$20/$10 youths

Estelle Parsons directs an abridged version of Kurt Weill’s first American work. Originally written for the Group Theatre, the show centers around a pacifist soldier in World War I.

Ladies' Night Out

July 23 and August 13 at 5 p.m.
$20/youths $10

Join the leading ladies of the season as they take the stage for an intimate program of song.


Box Offices

Ticket Kiosk at the theater 
July – August (on show dates): Open 90 minutes prior to the start of main stage performances.
Cooperstown at 
18 Chestnut Street 
September – May: Monday through Friday, 10:00am to 5:00pm 
June: Monday through Saturday, 9:00am to 6:00pm 
July – August: Monday through Saturday, 9:00am to 6:00pm, Sunday 9:00am to 2:00pm
Winter Box Office in Woodcock
November – April: Monday through Friday, 10:00am to 5:00pm