Second Stages

In addition to many mainstage events, the Festival hosts concerts, lectures, literary events and more in different venues both on- and off-campus.

John "Holiday" Special

John Holiday Jr., who sings Cesare in Cato in Utica, joins us for a special bonus concert featuring some of his favorite jazz, gospel and R&B pieces. [More Information]

Literary Events

Three literary events will take place in June and July, as the company once again collaborates with historic Hyde Hall, with subsequent events at the Cooperstown Theatre Festival. [More Information]

Meet Me at the Pavilion

Experience Glimmerglass for the price of a movie ticket with special performances by our Young Artists and guest artists. [More Information]


Discussions with eminent scholars and artists, and live performances by members of the Young Artists Program. [More Information]

Youth Opera

Glimmerglass premieres a youth opera with music by Ben Moore and libretto by Kelley Rourke. Odyssey is an action-packed retelling of a hero’s journey homeward, which will feature the Glimmerglass Festival Youth Chorus and members the Young Artists Program. [More Information]

Baseball Hall of Fame Concerts

Join Glimmerglass Young Artists for a baseball-themed concert at the Baseball Hall of Fame. Standard admission applies. [More Information]