Two actors performing Porgy and Bess at the Glimmerglass festival

The Glimmerglass Festival: An Evening of World-Class Opera

Thursday, May 24, 2018

Doors open 6 p.m.

An Evening of World-Class Opera

Don’t miss this sneak peek of the 2018 Glimmerglass Festival season including excerpts from Leonard Bernstein’s West Side Story and Trouble in Tahiti, Rossini’s The Barber of Seville, Janáček’s The Cunning Little Vixen, and Puts & Campbell’s Silent Night. The program will be performed by members of the Festival’s acclaimed Young Artists Program, which celebrates its 30th anniversary this summer. During the evening, your ticket includes access to NYBG’s latest exhibition, Georgia O’Keeffe: Visions of Hawai‘i.


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Ticket Information

Non-Member $38 / Member $28

Advance purchase recommended.



Evening Schedule

6 p.m. | Doors Open

6–6:30 p.m. | Viewing of O’Keeffe’s Works in the LuEsther T. Mertz Library Building

7–8:15 p.m. | Glimmerglass Festival in the Ross Hall

8:15–9:30 p.m. | Evening viewing of Georgia O’Keeffe: Visions of Hawai’i in the Conservatory

Image: The Glimmerglass Festival’s 2017 production of Porgy and Bess.