School-Time Performance: Hansel & Gretel

January 2 – 5, 1979

Production Language English
Country of Origin United States
Description Grades K-7. Hansel & Gretel is the child's ideal introduction to opera. A cast of talented singing actors bring to life Hansel & Gretel, their poor parents and the magical inhabitants of the Black Forest. Children will be enchanted by the spell of the Sandman, caught up in the evil web of the Gingerbread Witch of the Ibsenstein, and mystified by the imaginative technical effects.
Identifier 1979s.01773
VenueCarey Playhouse (Music Hall, BAM Rose Cinema)
librettistAdelheide Wette