hansel and gretel

by Engelbert Humperdinck

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Fri, October 25, 7:30pm
Sun, October 27, 2:00pm

FREE Pre-Concert Talk 1/2 hour before curtain

Reineke Concert Hall, NDSU


Composed by Engelbert Humperdinck and based on the popular Brothers Grimm fairy tale, the adventures of Hansel and Gretel come to life on the operatic stage when two imaginative siblings embark on a precarious adventure to find something to eat when their fortunes turn for the worse. When brother and sister Hansel and Gretel get lost in a forest, they are lured into a mysterious candy house, where they must outsmart the evil Gingerbread Witch! Fun for the whole family, young and old alike will enjoy this delicious tale filled with luscious music and colorful scenes.

(SUNG IN ENGLISH)

Cast & Creative Team

Director - Eric Gibson
Conductor/Music Director - Kevin Süetterlin

Hansel - Kara Morgan
Gretel - Elena T. Bird
Witch - TBA

Mother - Jenny DuFault

Father - Anthony Leathem

Dew Fairy - Tessa Larson

Sandman - TBA