The House without
a Christmas Tree
Sung in English with projected text
Appropriate for all ages
Healed by the spirit of Christmas.
This heartwarming, family-friendly story follows a precocious daughter who struggles to understand her father’s resentment about the holidays and longs for a beautiful Christmas tree like other families have, to “make her house look happy.”
An adaptation of the beloved 1972 television film of the same name, this uplifting world premiere is part of HGO’s ongoing Holiday Opera Series and will touch audiences of all ages.
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Based on The House without a Christmas Tree by Gail Rock.
Music by Ricky Ian Gordon.
Libretto by Royce Vavrek.
Cast and Creative Team
|Adelaide "Addie" Mills||Lauren Snouffer|
|James "Dad" Addison Mills III||Daniel Belcher|
|Grandma Mills||Patricia Schuman|
|Miss Thompson / Helen Mills
/ Adelaide Mills
|Set Designer||Allen Moyer|
|Costume Designer||James Schuette|
|Lighting Designer||Christopher Akerlind|
Houston Grand Opera Orchestra and Juvenile Chorus