Young Glimmerglass


Young Glimmerglass (YG) members support the Young Artists and Summer Apprenticeship Programs at Glimmerglass while enjoying a wide array of events throughout the entire year. These events include the annual Spring Gala, a special weekend during the summer Festival, and other private parties.

Glimmerglass Patrons in their 20s to 40s can learn more about Young Glimmerglass by contacting Mary Kate Kenney at or (607) 547-0700 ext. 208.

Young Glimmerglass – Benefits of Giving

YG Fellow ($300/year)

  • Invitation (including a plus-one) to select New York City Glimmerglass events
  • Brunch on YG Weekend during the summer season, hosted by YG co-chairs
  • Plus all benefits below:

YG Friend ($150/year)

  • Access to discounted tickets for annual Spring Gala
  • Fanfare, our bi-annual patron magazine
  • In-season Benefits:
    • Access to discounted tickets for YG Weekend at a special price. Includes:
      • VIP Backstage Tour
      • Picnic with artists
    • Access to pre-concert talks in the “Preview Tent” before each performance
    • Access to Patron Lounge for your entire visit, including free beverages and snacks

Become a Member


Benefits are subject to change in accordance with ongoing COVID-19 protocol.

2022 Festival

In the summer of 2022, we return to our theater for productions of classics and new works.

Watch On Trac|<

On Trac|< is a short film that looks at the intersection of human existence and machine acceleration in rural America.

Support Glimmerglass

Consider a gift to the Glimmerglass Festival. Your support helps ensure stimulating programs and lively interaction with artists and friends.