Glimmerglass world premiere: Fine ensemble singing from large cast

worra_small.jpgBy STEPHEN G. LANDESMAN [Ithaca Journal, 27 July 2006]
COOPERSTOWN ó Saturday evening’s world premiere of Stephen Hartke’s ìThe Greater Goodî offered a taut, bittersweet comedy of manners informed with challenging but quite expressive music, moments of awkward staging, fine acting and well-performed ensemble singing by a large cast.