Amahl and the Night Visitors

November 24, 2019 @ 2:00 pm 3:00 pm

In 1951,Gian Carlo Menotti was commissioned to compose the first opera for television by NBC and decided to tell the tale of the Magi from his childhood holiday tradition. Amahl learns about charity, mercy, faith and hope in the span of a cold night when he and his mother find themselves unexpected hosts of a group of kings on their way to pay homage to a baby in Bethlehem. Directed by UWG Opera Director Dr. Dawn Neely, the cast will be composed of university music majors and community singers.

$18 Adult $10 Youth

Carrollton Center for the Arts

251 Alabama St.
Carrollton, GA 30117
(770) 838-1083

Amahl and the Night Visitors

November 22, 2019 @ 7:30 pm November 24, 2019 @ 7:30 pm

In 1951,Gian Carlo Menotti was commissioned to compose the first opera for television by NBC and decided to tell the tale of the Magi from his childhood holiday tradition. Amahl learns about charity, mercy, faith and hope in the span of a cold night when he and his mother find themselves unexpected hosts of a group of kings on their way to pay homage to a baby in Bethlehem. Directed by UWG Opera Director Dr. Dawn Neely, the cast will be composed of university music majors and community singers.

$18 Adult $10 Youth

Carrollton Center for the Arts

251 Alabama St.
Carrollton, GA 30117
(770) 838-1083

Christmas in Carrollton

Whether it’s an altogether magical performance of a classic ballet, parading through downtown with Santa, finding a unique gift or just sharing a cup of good cheer, ’tis the season to celebrate Christmas in Carrollton!

Small Packages
Through December 14
Carrollton Center for the Arts

Great things come in small packages. These small-but-mighty works, created by members of the Carrollton Artist Guild, fit within a 12 x 12 x 12-inch space, come in a variety of media and styles and make great gifts for friends, family — or yourself. The Carrollton Writer’s Guild will present a selection of their members’ books, poems and other writings, which will also be available for purchase.

Christmas in Carrollton Choral Concert
December 13, 7:30pm
December 14, 4:00pm & 7:30pm
Carrollton Center for the Arts

Since the Carroll County Community Chorus was founded in 1979, it has become a Carrollton tradition to celebrate the holidays with the group’s Christmas concert. This year, the chorus will present both traditional Christmas music and some new holiday choral arrangements. Directed by Jack Gantt. Tickets: $10.

Carroll Community Wind Ensemble Winter Concert
December 16, 7:30pm
Carrollton Center for the Arts

The Carroll Community Wind Ensemble was founded in 2011 and is open to anyone living in West Georgia/East Alabama who played a symphonic band instrument in high school or college. The group has become a vital part of the musical life of Carroll County, Don’t miss their popular winter show at the Center for the Arts. Tickets: $10 Adults / $5 Youth

Christmas with the CSO
December 19 – 20, 7:30pm
Carrollton Center for the Arts

The Carroll Symphony Orchestra is a West Georgia treasure. Christmas with the CSO is a Carrollton tradition. This year, the orchestra will perform the soundtrack of Polar Express and feature a local community choir. Patrons will again have the opportunity to submit musical requests for CSO Conductor Terry Lowry to perform on the piano. Tickets: $18 Adults / $10 Youth.