Buy Humperdinck's Hansel and Gretel Tickets Now

This operatic fairy tale is NOT just for kids! Sure, your kids will love it, but an added bonus is YOU will too. Humperdinck’s love of folk melodies shines in this lush, beautiful, and complex score. Combine the music with our cast, creative team, new sets and costumes, and … voilà, a delightful experience for all ages.

Friday, November 18 at 7:30 PM

Sunday, November 20 at 2:30 PM


Composer – ENGELBERT HUMPERDINCK
Librettist – ADELHEID WETTE, based on the Grimm brothers’ fairy tale.

Director – E. LOREN MEEKER
Conductor  DANIELA CANDILLARI, The Jerry W. Zachary and Henry Bernstein Maestro Chair
THE LOUISIANA PHILHARMONIC ORCHESTRA
Sung in English with projected English captions
Running Time is approximately 2 hours and 20 minutes (one intermission)

CAST:

Hansel – EMILY FONS
Gretel – MEECHOT MARRERO
Witch – CHAUNCEY PACKER
Gertrude – DEBORAH NANSTEEL
Peter – SEUNGHYEON BAEK
Sandman – ASHLEY MILANESE

Dew Fairy – NICOLE HEINEN