Amahl and the Night Visitors
The Historic 1955 Telecast staged by composer Gian Carlo Menotti and conducted by Thomas Schippers!
Opera in one act, starring Bill McIver, Rosemary Kuhlmann and Andrew McKinley.
Throughout the decade of the 1950s, Gian Carlo Menotti's opera Amahl and the Night Visitors was a beloved Christmas television tradition, shown live every year, beginning with its premier performance in 1951.
* An exclusive 2007 interview with Rosemary Kuhlmann, who created the role of the Mother in the premiere of Amahl.
* Christmas Carols sung by the Columbus Boychoir (from the original 1955 telecast)
B&W DVD - NTSC format - 46 minutes + 28 minutes (interview) + 6 minutes (Columbus Boychoir)