NOVA Billings

Amahl and the Night Visitors

Poster Design by Melanie Fabrizius

Amahl and the Night Visitors Dec 6-8 & Dec 13-15

Gian Carlo Menotti’s beloved one-act Christmas opera Amahl and the Night Visitors, will be performed in English, at NOVA Center for the Performing Arts Dec. 6-8 & Dec 13-15, 2317 Montana Ave., Billings MT.

This one act Menotti opera, is a wonderful holiday story of Amahl, a precocious, disabled boy; his loving, care-worn mother; and the regal visitors who arrive one night and change Amahl’s life forever.

With its beautiful score and touching libretto Amahl and the Night Visitors is appealing to all ages and musical backgrounds and is an inspiring story of how faith, charity, unselfish love and good deeds can truly work miracles.

Amahl Production Team:
NOVA Opera Artistic Committee
Craig Huisenga –Interim Managing Producer
Darci Hertz – Finance Director
Amber Felker – Technical Director
Gary Treglown – Costumes
Dodie Rife – Director
Darin Niebuhr – Music Director, accompanist and performance pianist
Branden Martinez -Chorus Master

The cast includes:
Peter Hall – Amahl
Angie Langeliers – Mother
Amy Logan -Mother
Jacob Logan -Amahl
Shawn Rasch – Kaspar -King
Jacob Scharbrough – Servant
Daniel Struckman Balthazaar -King
Gary Treglown – Melchior-King
Harley Heefle – Amahl Cover
Keatin Hertz – Amahl Cover
Janie Rife Sutton – Mother Cover

If you are able, please contribute a little extra with the purchase of your tickets during this holiday season. Thank you for supporting NOVA and our opera productions.
Don’t miss this wonderful holiday show, produced by NOVA Center for the Performing Arts (a merger of Rimrock Opera and Venture Theatre).

For more information visit, find NOVA Center for the Performing Arts on Facebook, or call 406. 591.9535. Group rates are available.

Local Performance History of Amahl and the Night Visitors
Gazette Review: Amahl and the Night Visitors
Hello Montana: Interview with Director, Dodie Rife


Facebook Accesibility

NOVA Center for the Performing Arts - 2317 Montana Avenue - Billings, MT 59101
PO Box 11
Billings, MT 59103
Phone: 406-591-9535