Amahl and the Night Visitors

Cleveland Opera Theater

Cleveland, OH
Professional Theatre

By: Gian Carlo Menotti

December 17 - December 19, 2021

Show Description:

Based on Italian folk tales of the Nativity and Epiphany, Gian Carlo Menotti’s Amahl and the Night Visitors is a retelling of the story of the Magi from the point of view of a young shepherd named Amahl, who lives in poverty with his widowed mother near Bethlehem. They receive visitors, three kings, who seek shelter on their journey to bring gifts to a newborn child. And what happens next? Well, you'll have to tune in to find out! A vivid and accessible tale originally created for television, Amahl and the Night Visitors is truly an opera for all!

Staff and Cast

Artistic Director: Scott Skiba
Musical Director: Domenico Boyagian

Amahl - Maya Ciurcel
The Mother - Kisma Jordan-Hunter
King Melchior - Jonathan Stuckey
King Kaspar - Benjamin Werley
King Balthazar - Cy McFarlin
The Page - Joel Kincannon
Shepherds - CIM Youth Choirs
Piano - Susan Schoeffler


7pm Friday (at Church of the Savior)
7pm Saturday (at Old Stone Church)
3pm Sunday (at Rocky River United Methodist Church)


Free of charge, 100% of donations given support The City Mission's Laura's Home Women's Crisis Center

(216) 816-1411

Content Advisories

This production has no content advisories.


Church of the Savior
2537 Lee Rd.
Cleveland Heights, OH 44118


Old Stone Church
91 Public Square
Cleveland, OH 44113


Rocky River United Methodist Church
19414 Detroit Rd.
Rocky River, OH 44116