Amahl and the Night Visitors

Houston Early Music wishes to call your attention to an upcoming musical event in the Houston community:
Amahl and the Night Visitors Saturday, December 15, 2007 at 2:00pm and 7:30pm Sunday, December 16, 2007 at 2:00pm and 7:30pm
Amahl and the Night Visitors by Gian Carlo Menotti Sandra Organ Dance Company Conducted by Jason Oby Performed with full orchestra, soloists, and choir  A 45 minute opera in English composed by Gian Carlo Menotti, as commissioned for television by Hallmark, where it was shown in the 1960s and 1970s. Choreographer James Sewell, (former dancer with Eliot Feld of New York) Artistic Director of James Sewell Ballet of Minneapolis, choreographed this work for his chamber ballet ensemble incorporating the use of American Sign Language (ASL) which offers a unique experience to help tell the story in dance. Saturday, December 15, 2007 at 2:00pm and 7:30pm Sunday, Decmber 16, 2007 at 2:00pm and 7:30pm The Hobby Center for the Performing Arts, Zilkha Hall 800 Bagby St., Houston, TX For tickets call 713.315.2525