WELCOMING A VISITOR — “Amahl and the Night Visitors” will be performed at the SCA on Nov. 30.
SPRINGVILLE — Nickel City Opera will present “Amahl and the Night Visitors” at the Springville Center for the Arts on Nov. 30 at 3 p.m. and 7 p.m.
In the play, Amahl, a poor, disabled child, is visited by the three kings on the way to see the Christ child. This modern opera by Gian Carlo Menotti is sung in English and is appropriate for all ages. It is the first opera originally composed for television in America.
The show stars Gabriel Gough as Amahl, along with Rosemarie Serrano, Gregory Sheppard, David MacAdam, Jim Wright and Luis Clay. The opera is directed by Valerian Ruminski, conducted by Nancy Townsend and features a full chorus, sets, costumes and lighting.
Tickets are available for the 3 p.m. and 7 p.m. performances for children, seniors and general admission.
Those tickets can be purchased online at the SCA website, at www.SpringvilleArts.org or by calling 592-9038.
The performance has an approximate running time of one hour and takes place at the Carol Mongerson Theater, located at the Springville Center for the Arts at 37 North Buffalo St. in Springville.