CHRISTMAS AND CAROLS: AMAHL AND THE NIGHT VISITORS BY MENOTTI AND A CAROL SING-A-LONG
Opéra Louisiane invites friends and families of all faiths to celebrate the season at Christmas and Carols on Friday, December 20, 2019 at First Baptist Church. This unique and memorable holiday celebration begins with a glorious one hour opera about a young shepherd boy and his loving mother who are visited by the three Magi following the star to the Baby Jesus. The boy makes a selfless gift and is blessed with his own Christmas miracle. Next, is a presentation by choir members from across the capital city singing favorites of the season accompanied by organ and piano. The grand sanctuary of First Baptist Church creates the perfect acoustical space for this magnificent performance. Refreshments of Christmas cookies and warm cider will be served. Audience members will have a chance to take pictures with the cast and in a variety of holiday scenes.
Tickets are $11 for children, $23 for general admission, and $29 for VIP Seating and are available at
www.operalouisiane.com or by calling 225-377-2029.
Christmas and Carols is made possible by the RoyOMartin Foundation and Crowne Plaza of Baton Rouge. Season Sponsors include Opéra Louisiane Executive Sponsors John G.Turner and Jerry G. Fischer, Crowne Plaza, Jackson Land Company, NBC 33 and Fox 44, The Advocate, Mayor Sharon Weston Broome, Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Louisiana and Sunrise Rotary of Baton Rouge