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Ash Lawn Opera: Amahl and the Night Visitors


By popular demand, the perennial holiday favorite, Amahl and the Night Visitors, returns to The Paramount Theater on December 14th. This hour long inspirational holiday story in English has made opera accessible and enchanted families for over 60 years. The cast features principal singers from prestigious theaters such as Washington National Opera, with the participation of local singers from The Virginia Consort and dancers from The Wilson School of Dance, all conducted by Kate Tamarkin, the Music Director of the Charlottesville & University Symphony Orchestra.

Click on the links below to watch a few short videos about the upcoming performance of  Amahl and the Night Visitors!

Meet the Cast

General Director, Michelle Krisel, discusses the production

Kids enjoying Amahl at the Crozet Library

Children in the ensemble rehearse at the Wilson School of Dance

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Thank you to The National Endowment for the Arts and the Virginia Commission for the Arts for their generous support of The Paramount Theater.

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