Hansel and Gretel on March 8

Continuing with its Fairy Tale inspired season, Sinfonietta Nova is presenting Engelbert Humperdinck’s classic fairy tale opera Hansel and Gretel.

Based on the beloved story by the Brothers Grimm, this operatic adaptation tells the story of a brother and sister, their adventures in the haunted forest of Ilsenstein, and their encounters with an evil witch.

Featuring vocal soloists and a narrator, supported by full orchestra, this concert of Hansel and Gretel is sure to inspire the child in all of us!

Hänsel und Gretel auditions

Congratulations all around to all who took part in the Hänsel und Gretel audition. The results are in:

  • Gretel – Jennifer Sgroe
  • Hänsel – Heather Jones
  • Father – Donald Boos
  • Mother – Amanda Lee
  • Witch – Karina Sweeney
  • Sandman – Nicole Renna
  • Dew Fairy – Pamela Stein