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

Conductor/Music Director - Kevin Süetterlin Director - Eric Gibson

Hansel - Kara Morgan
Gretel - Elena T. Bird
Witch - David Hamilton Mother - Jenny DuFault Father - Anthony Leathem Dew Fairy - Tessa Larson Sandman - Kate Allen