Young marrieds Camilla and David visit a local rescue shelter, hoping an adorable new puppy will help mend some of the cracks in their relationship. There they meet Pepito, an older, forgotten shelter dog with a giant heart. But is Pepito the right dog for them? This warm, humorous tale of a little family’s brush with unconditional love will touch your heart and set just the right tone for your holiday.
AMAHL music and libretto by Gian Carlo Menotti
PEPITO music by Nicolas Lell Benavides, libretto by Marella Martin Koch
Directed by John Hoomes
Music director/pianist Amy Tate Williams
Sung in English with projected English titles
Running Time: Pepito - 22 minutes, Intermission - 20 minutes, Amahl - 55 minutes