Amahl and the Night Visitors


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Amahl and the Night Visitors

lame shepherd boy gives crutch as gift for Christ Child; first opera composed for television (1951). [Am. Opera: EB, VI: 792–793]
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Amahl and the Night Visitors tells the story of how a crippled, young shepherd boy's life changes forever when he sees an amazing star "as big as a window.
Amahl and the Night Visitors is an opera by Italian-American composer Gian Carlo Menotti.
Amahl And The Night Visitors is running alongside the city's annual nativity play this December.
You'd be hard pressed to come up with a better holiday show than Gian Carlo Menotti's Amahl and the Night Visitors, And it will now be difficult to imagine this one-act chamber opera without the Little Opera Company's choice of Anton Dahl-Sokalski in the title role.
Amahl and the Night Visitors Operamus, at Quaker Meeting House, Bournville Menotti's Amahl and the Night Visitors is a gem originally commissioned for television in 1951, soon becoming a Christmas classic, but now far too rarely presented.
The two-time Pulitzer Prize winner was best known for his 1951 festive opera Amahl and the Night Visitors, the story of a disabled boy who meets the three wise men.
Caption: The James Sewell Ballet presents their 12th season of Amahl and the Night Visitors.
It is an enchanting piece, played beautifully, with east meets west in the cor anglais meets clarinet, and with the feel of Menotti's Amahl and the Night Visitors as Borodin's oriental caravan makes its way across the tundra.
Amahl and the Night Visitors, El Portal Theatre, through Dec, 18, $25-$35; (866) 811-4111, www.
While a student there, he was chosen by Gian-Carlo Menotti to sing the tide role in Menotti's Christmas opera Amahl and the Night Visitors, which he performed annually on NBC television from 1952 through 1955.
The group "took the stage" for the first time in 1994, with a costumed reading of Amahl and the Night Visitors.
CLEVELAND -- Ring in the holiday season this year with the Cuyahoga Community College West Holiday Gala Benefit Concert and theatrical performance of Amahl and the Night Visitors.