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Amahl and the night visitors

Title
Amahl and the night visitors [videorecording] / by Gian Carlo Menotti ; Showcase Productions, Inc. ; G. Schirmer, Inc. ; producer, Samuel Chotzinoff ; produced for DVD by Allan Altman ; director, Kirk Browning ; conductor, Thomas Schippers.
Publication
Pleasantville, N.Y. : Video Artists International, [2007]

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Additional Authors
  • Chotzinoff, Samuel, 1889-1964.
  • Altman, Allan.
  • Browning, Kirk, 1921-2008
  • Schippers, Thomas.
  • McIver, Bill.
  • Kuhlmann, Rosemary.
  • McKinley, Andrew.
  • Aiken, David.
  • Lishner, Leon, 1913-1995.
  • Monachino, Francis.
  • Butler, John, 1920-1993.
  • Tetley, Glen.
  • Gutiérrez, Carmen.
  • Menotti, Gian Carlo, 1911-2007.
  • Showcase Productions (New York, N.Y.)
  • G. Schirmer, Inc.
  • Symphony of the Air.
  • Columbus Boychoir.
  • Video Artists International.
Description
1 videodisc (46 min.) : sd., b&w; 4 3/4 in.
Summary
A disabled shepherd boy and his mother are visited by three men on their way to see the birth of Baby Jesus in Bethlehem.
Uniform Title
NBC Opera Theatre.
Subjects
Genre/Form
Made-for-TV movies.
Note
  • Special features: An exclusive 2007 interview with Rosemary Kuhlmann, who created the role of the Mother in the premiere of Amahl (28 min.); Christmas carols sung by the Columbus Boychoir, from the original 1955 telecast (6 min.).
Credits (note)
  • Choreographer, John Butler ; music and libretto, Gian Carlo Menotti ; music and artistic director, Peter Herman Adler ; designer, Eugene Berman.
Event (note)
  • Live telecast, originally broadcast on December 25, 1955 on NBC Opera Theatre.
System Details (note)
  • DVD, aspect ratio 1.33:1; Dolby Digital mono.
Language (note)
  • Sung in English ; with optional English, French, German, Italian, or Spanish subtitles.
Call Number
*LDV 1032
LCCN
089948440093
OCLC
174555194
Title
Amahl and the night visitors [videorecording] / by Gian Carlo Menotti ; Showcase Productions, Inc. ; G. Schirmer, Inc. ; producer, Samuel Chotzinoff ; produced for DVD by Allan Altman ; director, Kirk Browning ; conductor, Thomas Schippers.
Imprint
Pleasantville, N.Y. : Video Artists International, [2007]
System Details
DVD, aspect ratio 1.33:1; Dolby Digital mono.
Performer
Bill McIver (Amahl) ; Rosemary Kuhlmann (Mother) ; Andrew McKinley (King Kaspar) ; David Aiken (King Melchior) ; Leon Lishner (King Balthazar) ; Francis Monachino (Page) ; John Butler, Glen Tetley, Carmen Gutierrez (dancing shepherds) ; members of the Symphony of the Air.
Credits
Choreographer, John Butler ; music and libretto, Gian Carlo Menotti ; music and artistic director, Peter Herman Adler ; designer, Eugene Berman.
Event
Live telecast, originally broadcast on December 25, 1955 on NBC Opera Theatre.
Language
Sung in English ; with optional English, French, German, Italian, or Spanish subtitles.
Added Author
Chotzinoff, Samuel, 1889-1964.
Altman, Allan.
Browning, Kirk, 1921-2008, television director.
Schippers, Thomas.
McIver, Bill.
Kuhlmann, Rosemary.
McKinley, Andrew.
Aiken, David.
Lishner, Leon, 1913-1995.
Monachino, Francis.
Butler, John, 1920-1993.
Tetley, Glen.
Gutiérrez, Carmen.
Menotti, Gian Carlo, 1911-2007. Amahl and the night visitors.
Showcase Productions (New York, N.Y.)
G. Schirmer, Inc.
Symphony of the Air.
Columbus Boychoir.
Video Artists International.
Added Title
NBC Opera Theatre.
Other Standard Identifier
089948440093
Publisher No.
4400 Video Artists International
Research Call Number
*LDV 1032 Notes on file.
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