Hansel and Gretel
When their Mother sends Hansel and Gretel out of the house to look for food, the children quickly find themselves lost in the depths of a dark forest. Finally, almost starving, they find a house made of bread, cakes and sweets. No one's about; in their relief they begin to eat. However, the house is inhabited by a Witch, who hunts children to turn into gingerbread. She captures Hansel and Gretel, and begins to fatten them up, ready for the oven...
Archive :: production:T591258025, opera or operetta:S1949, venue:V1850998411
Ninety-minute, piano accompanied version. Sung in German Opera Scenes - Wexford Festival Opera. Whites Hotel, The Barn