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December 7, 1997
The Little Thieves of Bethlehem (A Christmas/Epiphany Story)
Composer:Paul Stuart
Librettist:Sally M. Gall
Synopsis
Two orphans, a brother and sister, steal from the inn where the Holy Family is residing. The innkeeper, his wife, and the villagers catch the thieves in the stable shortly before the kings arrive to pay their respects. The kings invite the thieves to return with them, but the innkeepers offer to adopt the little thieves instead.

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Approximate Runtime (hh:mm)
00:55

Number of Acts
1

Musical Style
Postmodern; tonal (mostly diatonic); with Middle Eastern influences

Vocal & Musical Forces
Singers: 6 principal roles, 5 secondary roles; chorus. Orchestra: 10

Original Cast
Kelley Hamilton (Mary); Bryan Jackson (Joseph); Therese Murray (Sister); Elana Gizzi (Brother); Mark Schmidt (Innkeeper); Riker Connaughton (Innkeeper's wife); Vitali Rozynko (First King); Ivan Griffin (Second King); Paul Busselberg (Third King); Linda Nourie (Retinue); Fred Nuernberg (Peacekeeper)



 
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