OPERA & MASS COMMUNICATIONS

You are cordially invited to an

Opera Orlando Ambassadors’ (Members’) Luncheon
Opera & Mass Communications
Friday, December 8, 12 Noon to 2:00 pm
The Enzian Theater, Maitland

Join us for lunch and a rare private screening of the 1955 live TV broadcast of Gian Carlo Menotti’s Amahl and the Night Visitors, followed by a presentation on the Impact of Mass Media on Opera, a perfect prelude to Opera Orlando’s December performances of Amahl. You may be surprised to know that Amahl and the Night Visitors has been seen by more Americans than any other opera!

Beginning on Christmas Eve, 1951, and every year forward through 1963, Menotti’s masterpiece was aired live on NBC
Television. We invite you to return to a time when network television stations championed the arts and high culture.

12 Noon Doors Open / 12:15 pm Lunch Served
12:45 pm Amahl Screening & Presentation

$35.00 Suggested Donation / ADVANCE RESERVATIONS REQUIRED

Donate

Please RSVP by Friday, December 1st via email to info@operaorlando.org or by calling 407-512-1900. Please let us know your choice of entrée at the time you RSVP.

___ Chicken Salad Croissant

___ Roast Beef on Kaiser Roll with Cheddar

___ Portobello Mushroom on Wheat Bread with Swiss Cheese

Each entrée includes House Salad, Potato Salad, Cookies & Brownies, and Beverages.  Alcoholic beverages available for purchase.

*Opera Orlando Ambassadors is the new name for Opera Orlando’s membership group. If you are an Opera Orlando Member, you are now an Opera Orlando Ambassador. Please join us for our first Opera Orlando Ambassadors’ Luncheon.

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