Welcome to the web site of the Guild of Glimmerglass Festival, a volunteer organization whose purpose is to support the renowned Glimmerglass Festival in Cooperstown, New York. On this site you will find information on our ongoing year-round activities. You will want to bookmark this page and check back often to keep up-to-date on our events and activities. If you are not a member and would like to join us, you can contact us by using the email link at the bottom of the page, or use membership form that you’ll find in the Join the Guild section.


Announcements will help you stay up-to-date on current happenings of interest to Guild members.

Upcoming Events

Upcoming Events will give you a detailed listing of Guild events and activities both during the Festival season as well as throughout the year.

Join the Guild

Use our online form to join the Guild, renew your membership, or make a donation.



Janet Potter,
Abby Kreh Gibson,
  Vice President
Karin de Waal,
Thomas Simpson,

Committee Chairs

Fred Johson,
Abby Kreh Gibson,
Christine Weiss,
Jean Lyon,
  Grounds (ad hoc)
Christine McNaughton,
Winifred Olsen
Martha Duke,
  Volunteer Services

Board Members (at large)

Ernest Adams, Jr.
Walter Ashley
Dennis Banks
Frances Bliven
Mary Brodzinsky
Rita Emanuel
Don Fenner
Cynthia Goertemoeller
William Goertemoeller
Richard Johnson
Mary Margaret Kuhn
Richard Redmond
David Shove
Carol Steigelman
Joanne Tobey