Grimm's fairytale. The classic story of two children sent into the woods. Unable to find their way home, they find a cottage made of cake and candy. Here lives a wicked witch who locks Hansel in a cage and tries to fatten him up ready for her to eat. A wonderfully wicked and exciting version of the classic Grimm's fairytale. Hansel and Gretel's adventure take them deep into the woods, where they discover a circus troupe, find a caravan made of candy and meet the wicked witch. See good triumph over evil as our two heroes rediscover their courage and defeat the evil witch! With a specially composed music score, this magical tale promises to be a Christmas treat not to be missed. Suitable for Age 8 upwards.Performers Matthew Watkin (Hansel), Sarah Hadland (Gretel), Tracey Wiles (Banshee/Stepmother), Alex Delamere (Uncle Shoes), Rachel Savage (moff), Joe Speare (Orin), Robert Pickavance (Lob/Father), Richard Da Costa (Rab), Eugene Salleh (Conal).
Book by Grimm's Brothers. Company Octagon. Director Mark Babych. Music Conrad Nelson. Design Dominie Hooper.