Glimmerglass Festival Names Artistic Advisor

The Glimmerglass Festival has a new Artistic Advisor.

According to a news release acclaimed bass-baritone Eric Owens will join the festival and will consult closely with Artistic & General Director Francesca Zambello and Music Director Joseph Colaneri on matters of Festival repertoire and casting.

Owens will also serve as an ambassador for the company which offers new productions of opera and musical theater, as well as concerts, lectures, a youth opera and more.

He will perform roles on the mainstage during the 2018 and 2019 seasons.