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Amahl and the Night Visitors is the story of a young, crippled boy, Amahl, and the miracle of Love that
Since its first performance on Christmas Eve, 1951, Amahl and the Night Visitors has taken its place with
A Christmas Carol as a holiday classic. Peformed on every continent and in many languages, it has been
seen by more people than any other opera in history.
In this warm and compassionate story, Gian Carlo Menotti has captured the essential spirit of Christmas.
At its premiere, The New York Times called Amahl "rare art. . . tender and exquisite."
What people said about Amahl and the Night Visitors (Dec 2 - 4)
The top event in a list of 12 Christmas events on the CBC “Manitoba Scene”.
Your production of Amahl and the Night Visitors last night was fabulous!!! The opera is a
little treasure and your production was a great treasure. Everything about it was
wonderful, including every stage performance and the diction was unbelievable. - Eileen E.
...it was magical! ... - Linda D.
...loved the Little Opera Company's production of Amahl and the Night Visitors. I thought it
was perfect. It was the best production of it that I have ever seen. All aspects of the
production were excellent. - Craig O.
Wonderful total production of "Amahl" - congratulations to everyone! - Celoris M.