This special adaptation for The Glimmerglass Festival offers a compact and compelling theatrical experience, combining Alexander Pushkin’s short story, a gripping tale of the consequences of obsessive greed, with highlights from Tchaikovsky’s score. Sung in English, with chamber ensemble.

Show Boat

Join Cap'n Andy Hawks and his extended family on a journey of love and heartbreak.

La traviata

Follow the Parisian courtesan Violetta as she leaves a life of extravagance in one of most beloved works in the operatic canon.

The Ghosts of Versailles

Follow the ghost of Marie Antoinette in this hilarious and tuneful production.


Julia Wolcott, Lise

Maxwell Levy, Hermann

Patricia Schuman, Countess

Nicholas Davis, Paul Tomsky

Christopher Carbin, Narumov

Spencer Hamlin, Chekalinksy/Surin/Servant

Ben Schaefer, Prince Yeletsky

Artistic Team

Michelle Rofrano, Conductor

Francesca Zambello, Director

James F. Rotondo III, Set Designer

Loren Shaw, Costume Designer

S. Stoli Stolnack, Lighting Designer

‡ member of the Young Artists Program
+member of Actors’ Equity Association