Amahl and the Night Visitors

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Title
Amahl and the Night Visitors
Additional title: Amahl and the Night Visitors (Opera)
Names
Soares, Janet Mansfield (Choreographer)
Foley, Michael (Production personnel)
Rosenblatt, Jana (Costume designer)
Rubinson, Rhonda (Lighting designer)
Kurta, Kay (Production personnel)
Randelman, Craig (Production personnel)
Utterback, Clark (Performer)
Rose, Cynthia (Performer)
Low, David, 1891-1963 (Performer)
Schlaefer, Boyd (Performer)
Bazemore, Raymond (Performer)
Orcutt, David H. (Performer)
Omura, June (Dancer)
Sharff, Scott (Dancer)
Starosta, Beth A. (Dancer)
Bracco, E. Filippo (Performer)
Goch, Jonathan (Performer)
Berberich, Alexander W. (Performer)
Orpheon Chorale (Performer)
DANCES/Janet Soares (Dance company) (Performer)
Little Orchestra Society (Performer)
Anagnost, Dino (Conductor)
Collection

Janet Mansfield Soares Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1987-12-05
Table of Contents
Introduction (2 min.) / by Dino Anagnost -- Amahl and the Night Visitors (88 min.). Act 1 (54 min.) -- Act 2 [begins abruptly] (34 min.).
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDVD 5-7606
Topics
Menotti, Gian Carlo, 1911-2007. Amahl and the night visitors
Opera -- Juvenile
Genres
Filmed dance
Filmed performances
Music
Notes
Content: Title from a program in Dance Division's *MGZMD 270 Janet Soares papers.
Biographical/historical: Part of the Happy Concerts for Young People, Thirty-ninth Season 1987-88.
Content: First half filmed from the Balcony Stage Right ; Second half filmed from Balcony Stage Left and Balcony Center.
Content: Several times there is audio with no picture for approximately 1 min. and camera refocusing issues.
Biographical/historical: Original Stage Production Created for Little Orchestra Society by Gian Carlo Menotti.
Creation/production credits: Production coordinator, Michael Foley ; costumes, Jana Rosenblatt ; lighting, Rhonda Rubinson ; makeup and wigs, Kay Kurta ; production assistant and props, Craig Randelman ; orchestra manager, Arthur Aaron.
Performers: Characters, Clark Utterback (Amahl) ; Cynthia Rose (His Mother) ; David Lowe (King Kaspar) ; Boyd Schlaefer (King Melchior) ; Raymond Bazemore (King Balthazar) ; David H. Orcutt (The Page) ; June Omura, Scott Sharff, Beth Starosta (Dancers) ; E. Filippo Bracco (The Bagpiper) ; Jonathan Goch, Alexander W. Berberich (The Little Pages) ; The Orpheon Chorale and The Dances/Janet Soares Company (Chorus of Shepherds and Villagers).
Venue: Videotaped in performance at Avery Fisher Hall, Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts, New York, N.Y. 1987 December 5.
Acquisition: Gift; Janet Soares; 2010.
Physical Description
Videocassette
Extent: 1 videocassette (VHS) (90 min.) : sound, color ; 1/2 in.
Type of Resource
Moving image
Languages
English
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20196836
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 53552e30-e84d-0131-a024-3c075448cc4b
Rights Statement
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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Amahl and the Night Visitors" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1987. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/54b183b0-e84d-0131-ef63-3c075448cc4b

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Amahl and the Night Visitors" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed February 9, 2023. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/54b183b0-e84d-0131-ef63-3c075448cc4b

APA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1987). Amahl and the Night Visitors Retrieved from https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/54b183b0-e84d-0131-ef63-3c075448cc4b

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Amahl and the Night Visitors