Stapleford Granary

Event description

Sunday 23 February 2020 

Hansel & Gretel

Performed by the LEPETIT ENSEMBLE  

 

 Sunday Coffee Concert

Coffee from 11:00  Concert 12:00     £12/£8 under 16

Ideal for primary school children

40-45 minutes long

Narrator, singers and quintet

A wonderful short version of Engelbert Humperdinck’s opera Hänsel and Gretel.

Gretel – Jessica Lawrence-Hares

Hänsel – Ute Lepetit-Clare

Witch – Rachel Godsill 

Quintet - TBC

The narrator tells us about the boy and the girl who were sent into the forest to pick strawberries. They get lost and meet the sandman and the dew fairy, and then discover a lovely gingerbread house. Not knowing that it belongs to a wicked witch.

3 singers will sing and dance to Humperdinck’s original music, set for 5 instruments by Hellen Mills.