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Hansel & Gretel at the Seattle Opera

By Engelbert Humperdinck UNEXPECTED ADVENTURE. Not seen at Seattle Opera for 23 years, Humperdinck’s impressive adaptation of the iconic Grimm story has been an international favorite since its premiere. With refreshing humor and Wagnerian orchestration, this atmospheric fable explores universal themes … Continue reading

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Ansel and Gretel at the Knoxville Opera

The beloved tale of two children whose goodness and faith triumph over an evil witch returns to the Tennessee Theatre for the first time in 32 years. The lavish production includes a 19-foot tall candied house, trees with blinking eyes, cuckoo … Continue reading

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“Hänsel und Gretel” in Croatia

Engelbert Humperdinck Hänsel und Gretel From Thursday, December 4, 2014, one of the best works of the German composer Engelbert Humperdinck, opera Hansel and Gretel, is back on the repertoire. The librettist is Adelheid Wette after the famous story of … Continue reading

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