• Slayton House Theatre (map)
  • 10400 Cross Fox Lane
  • Columbia, MD, 21044
  • United States

Opus Concert Theatre presents a fully-staged production of Gian Carlo Menotti's Amahl and the Night Visitors. Jordan Randall Smith conducts. Diana Cantrelle, Artistic Director.



The original 1951 historic telecast with Chet Allen as Amahl. The first ever opera made for TV. Aired on NBC Christmas Eve 1951. The composer, Gian Carlo Menotti, comes on television before the opera explaining his childhood memories around Christmastime. The program was sponsored by Hallmark.

Jordan Randall Smith is the Music Director of Symphony Number One.