WestConn Opera In Danbury To Perform Holiday Classic

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The Western Connecticut State University Opera will perform “Amahl and the Night Visitors” on Friday, Dec. 6 and Saturday, Dec. 7. Photo Credit: Contributed

DANBURY, Conn. -- Danbury's Western Connecticut State University Opera will present the holiday classic “Amahl and the Night Visitors” in two performances at the university at 7:30 p.m. on Friday, Dec. 6, and Saturday, Dec. 7.

The 50-minute opera tells the story of an impoverished and crippled shepherd boy’s encounter with the Three Kings on their way to Bethlehem and the heart-warming outcome of their chance meeting.

Both performances of the one-act opera will be in Ives Concert Hall on the Mid-town campus at 181 White Street in Danbury. 

General admission will be $10, with ticket prices of $5 for senior citizens and children 12 and under. Admission will be free for WCSU students with valid ID. Advance reservations may be made online at www.wcsu.edu/tickets or by calling 203-837-TIXX (8499).

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