Opera North - Hansel und Gretel Reviews
21 April 2021
Fflur Wyn (Gretel), Katie Bray (Hansel)
Katie Bray (Hansel), Fflur Wyn (Gretel)
Susan Bullock (Witch), Katie Bray (Hansel)
Fflur Wyn (Gretel), Katie Bray (Hansel)
Fflur Wyn (Gretel), Katie Bray (Hansel)

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Hansel und Gretel

Opera North


No. of reviews: 13

Classic fairytale given a modern twist
13 May 17 / Ilkley Gazette
The brilliance of the production - clever and charming, an absolute delight in every way
23 Mar 17 / Opera Journal
It’s no fairytale
14 Mar 17 / The Critics' Circle
Hansel and Gretel is a delicious opera fairytale for young and old
3 Mar 17 / Chronicle Live
Opera North's creatively dazzling reinvention of a much-loved family opera
27 Feb 17 / What's on Stage
It will be widely enjoyed
10 Feb 17 / Independent
A real feast: Opera North's witty and perceptive Hansel and Gretel
7 Feb 17 / Bachtrack
Opera North has a genius for updating operas, without resorting to gimmicks
7 Feb 17 / Harrogate Advertiser
Innovative tricks in Opera North’s new, musically distinguished Hansel and Gretel
6 Feb 17 / Seen and Heard
Disturbing video games
6 Feb 17 / Planet Hugill
An adorable and thoroughly enjoyable production
5 Feb 17 / The Reviews Hub
A witch straight out of Footballers' Wives
4 Feb 17 / Telegraph
Screen-savvy kids summon a Blair Witch fairytale
4 Feb 17 / The Guardian
Production details
Cast
Bray, Wyn, Gadd/Rhodes, Bullock, Bullock, Mosley, Freston
(c) Altstaedt/Doyle (d) Dick
Performance dates
2, 4, 15, 18, 25 February, 1, 4, 8, 11, 15, 18, 22, 25 March 2017 (various locations)
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