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Presented by Opera Company of Middlebury at Town Hall Theater, Middlebury VT

Sep 27 2023
Oct 01 2023

The Opera Company of Middlebury present’s the Vermont premiere of Tom Cipullo’s opera GLORY DENIED, a poignant saga that takes place during the Vietnam War.

Glory Denied is a poignant saga that takes place during the Vietnam War, based on the true story of Colonel Jim Thompson, America’s longest-held prisoner of war.

This profoundly moving story and soaring score by one of America’s leading classical voice composers, Tom Cipullo, tells Thompson’s story through younger and older versions of Thompson and his wife, Alyce, who traverse this complex emotional landscape through hope, despair, love, hate, courage, and forgiveness. It is based on ... view more »


Assigned Seating
TICKETS $57 / $67 / $77

Tickets on sale August 14th to OCM members and August 21st to the general public. (OCM members receive priority booking! Learn more here.)

Two opportunities for free tickets exist:

Opera Under 26

Free tickets to Veterans

Inquire at ocm@ocmvermont.org.

Contact: (802) 382-9222

Email: tickets@townhalltheater.org

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Additional time info:

One hour before curtain – Pre-Show talk at Memorial Baptist Church

9/27, 6:30 pm with OCM Board Member Jim Pugh

9/29, 6:30 pm with OCM Music Director Filippo Ciabatti

10/1, 1:00 with GLORY DENIED Stage Director Alexandra Dietrich

* Event durations (if noted) are approximate. Please check with the presenting organization or venue to confirm start times and duration.


Town Hall Theater

68 S Pleasant St, Middlebury, VT 05753


Town Hall Theater is a red brick building with a prominent bell tower, situated in the heart of Middlebury, facing the town green.

Evening & Weekend Events:

These lots are ONLY available after 5pm M-F and on the weekends.

Parking Lot 1:

Directions: At the top of Merchants Row, bear right past the theater onto South Pleasant Street. The lot will be on your left.
Location: Langrock, Sperry & Wool on 111 South Pleasant Street.

Parking Lot 2:

Directions: Continue on South Pleasant Street past Parking Lot 1.
Location: The lot is on your left at Conley & Foote, located at 135 South Pleasant Street.

Parking Lot 3:

Directions: At the top of Merchants Row, bear left at the Soldiers Monument and continue straight onto Route 7 south. At the light at the top of the hill, turn right to continue on Route 7 south. Immediately turn right
Location: Painter House parking lot, located at 2 Court Street (Route 7 south).


Weekday Events (Monday-Friday):
For events taking place during regular business hours, please consult the following town parking map.


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