Hansel and Gretel

A Young Artists Program Production

The Seattle Opera’s Young Artists put the grim back in Grimm’s fairytale of Hansel and Gretel. Newly adapted from Engelbert Humperdinck’s Wagnerian Opera, this fresh take explores adventures of the famous brother and sister in modern dress with cell phone and latte in hand. Experience Hansel and Gretel and the Witch as never before!


Music by Engelbert Humperdinck
Libretto by Adelheid Wette
Adapted by Perry Lorenzo and Andréa Wallis


In English
Approximate Running Time: 40 minutes

Performance Dates

BRAVO! Club Fall Young Artists Recital
Town Hall
1119 Eighth Avenue
Tuesday, November 11, 6:30 p.m.
Free for BRAVO! Club Members - $10 for Guests

Free Young Artists Recital
Seattle City Hall
600 Fourth Avenue, Seattle
Thursday, November 13, 12:00p.m.

Young Artists Program
206-389-7680, ext. 1310
young.artists@seattleopera.org

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