Benefits of Giving


Leadership Circle ($150,000 and above)
• Opportunity to sponsor a production and follow its evolution to opening night
• Season sponsorship opportunities
• Plus all benefits listed below

Chairman’s Circle ($100,000-$149,999)
• Opportunity to sponsor the cast of a production or the orchestra
• Enhanced customized benefits; plus...

President’s Circle ($50,000–$99,999)
• Opportunity to sponsor a performance
• Additional benefits — customized to your interests; plus…

Festival Circle ($25,000–$49,999)
• Special annual sponsorship opportunities
• Assistance obtaining tickets to performances at other opera companies
• 10 tickets in your name to a school of your choice; plus…

Trustees’ Circle ($10,000–$24,999)
• Opportunity to sponsor a principal or Young Artist; plus…


Platinum ($7,500–$9,999)
• Dinner with Francesca Zambello and artists
• Expanded sponsorship opportunities; plus…

Gold ($5,000–$7,499)
• Reserved parking next to the opera house
• 6 invitations to First Performance Cast Parties; plus…

Silver ($2,500 – $4,999)
• 4 invitations to First Performance Cast Parties
• Opportunity to sponsor costumes; plus…

Bronze ($1,000–$2,499)
• Reserved Parking in the lower west lot
• Glimmerglass Intermission Club privileges
• Invitations to National Council gatherings off-season
Fanfare, our patron newsletter
• Personal assistance with ticketing and lodging; plus…


Guarantor ($500–$999)
• Admission to designated dress rehearsals; plus…

Contributor ($100–$499)
• 10% discount at the Glimmerglass Festival Shop
• Listing in the Festival Program; plus…

Friend (up to $99)
• Advance notice of Glimmerglass Festival events
• Our most sincere thanks

Please call for more details.


Contact Us:

Glimmerglass Festival
Development Department
PO Box 191
Cooperstown, NY 13326 

Joan Desens
Director of Institutional Advancement
(607) 547-0700 ext. 297

Olivia Maughan
Development Officer and Events Manager
(607) 547-0700 ext. 208

Corey Catton
Development Operations Manager
(607) 547-0700 ext. 212

Mark Conchie
Development Officer and Grants Manager
(607) 547-0700 ext. 207