Seagle to open to fully vaccinated audience

Opera theater

The Oscar Seagle Theater is excited to announce that due to improved pandemic and changes in state regulations, it will open all 2021 performances to customers fully vaccinated against COVID-19.

Before entering the Oscar Seagle Memorial Theater, members of the public will:

  • Show proof of full COVID-19 vaccination. Proof can be a hard or digital copy of the CDC vaccination card, or NYS Excelsior No.
  • Wear a face covering at all times inside the Oscar Seagle Memorial Theater and all other Seagle Festival facilities.
  • Customers unable to receive the COVID-19 vaccine may show proof of a negative COVID-19 PCR test result within 72 hours of attending the show.

The performances will continue to be broadcast live for members of the public who cannot attend in person.

Tickets for in-person performances are available now.

Vaccinated customers who have already purchased live broadcast tickets and wish to convert them to attend in person can do so by calling (518) 532-7875.

Please buy your tickets here.

2021 productions

Tulipatan Island – by Jacques Offenbach – July 8 & 17 at 7:30 p.m.

This hilarious one-act operetta, sung in English, is the story of two young people who grew up identifying themselves as being of the opposite sex. Nonetheless, their hijink love affair comes to an end happily.

The Fantasticks – by Harvey Schmidt & Tom Jones – July 9 & 15 at 7:30 p.m.

This record holder for the oldest musical in history returns to Schroon Lake. Another group of prying parents watch their kids fall in love in this melody-filled musical.

Cendrillon (Cendrillon) – by Jules Massenet (abridged) – July 10 & 16 at 7:30 p.m.

Sung in French with English surtitles, this magnificent opera presents the story of Cinderella in a way very similar to the Disney version we all know and love.

Opera Scenes Program – July 14 at 7:30 p.m., July 17 at 2:00 p.m.

This program of favorite duets and operatic ensembles will feature all of the emerging artists of the Session 1 Seagle Festival and allow their unique vocal and dramatic talents to shine.

La Bohème – by Giacomo Puccini (abridged) – August 12 & 21 at 7:30 p.m.

Sung in Italian with English surtitles, we are pleased to present one of the most beloved operas in the repertoire. This abridged version includes all of the favorite arias, duets, and ensembles of the opera’s six main characters.

The Old Maid & The Thief – by Gian Carlo Menotti – August 13 & 19 at 7:30 p.m.

This mid-20th century American opera was originally designed for radio broadcast, but has since become a staple of the repertoire. The story tells of the ruin that can come from lies and assumptions.

Harmony – WORLD PREMIERE by Robert Carl & Russell Banks – August 14 & 20 at 7:30 p.m.

Located in Keene Valley, NY, with many references to the Adirondacks, our world premiere opera tells the story of young composer Charles Ives, his love for high class Harmony Twichell, and the interference of the friend of the Twichell family. Mark Twain in their engagement – based on real events.

Media Sponsor: North Country Public Radio

Broadway Revue – August 18 at 7:30 p.m., August 21 at 2:00 p.m.

Join the emerging artists of the Session 2 Seagle Festival for an exhilarating concert of duets and ensembles from many favorite Broadway shows, allowing all artists to shine.

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