The 2022 bus trip to Carmen is Tuesday, July 26th.

Important Note: Opera Guild of Rochester requires a COVID vaccination in order to ride the bus to Glimmerglass.

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Glimmerglass Festival

7300 State Highway 80

Cooperstown, NY 13326



2022 Trip Timeline

*Selection options on registration form (printable PDF).

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Meet in the parking lot of the Academy of Medicine.
(1441 East Avenue)

Refreshments and Danish prior to boarding the bus.

Bus departs at 7:30am


Relax in a deluxe air-conditioned bus. There will be a rest stop en route to Glimmerglass.

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Arrive at
Glimmerglass Festival.

(7300 State Highway 80, Cooperstown, NY)


Enjoy a catered picnic lunch* in the Thaw Pavilion.

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Opera Preview


Private opera preview in the Thaw Pavilion.

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Prime Orchestra Seats for the performance.

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Departure &

Bus departs at
approx. 4:30


Dinner* is approx. 6:00pm at the Brewster Inn in Cazenovia.

Arrive back in Rochester at the Academy of Medicine at approx. 10:00pm.

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2022 Trip Details

Opera Guild of Rochester generally makes special arrangements for the matinee performance. 

Price (all inclusive with $20 tax deductible contribution included):

$250 for Guild contributors

$270 for non-contributors

  • Refreshments and Danish before boarding bus

  • Round trip in deluxe air-conditioned bus

  • Catered Picnic Lunch in the Thaw Pavilion

  • Prime Orchestra Seats

  • Private Opera Preview in the Thaw Pavilion

  • Dinner at the Brewster Inn in Cazenovia

Board Bus 7:15am  -  Bus Departs 7:30am

Meet at the parking lot of the Academy of Medicine, 1441 East Avenue
*** If requested, we will make a pick-up at Eastview Mall ***
There will be a rest stop en route to Glimmerglass and on the return to Rochester.

To reserve, download, print and complete the form and make out a check for the full amount to Opera Guild of Rochester.

      Mail to:    Helga Strasser

                      31 Hickory Lane

                      Rochester, NY 14625.









Cancellation refund policy: 100% if cancelled by June 24; 50% if cancelled by July 12; none afterwards.

Questions: Call Helga Strasser (585) 586-2274, or e-mail

Limited to 50 participants.