Welsh National Opera - Hansel und Gretel Reviews
14 July 2020

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Hansel und Gretel

Welsh National Opera


No. of reviews: 9

This production has lost little of its original shine seventeen years after it was first seen
16 Apr 15 / Bristol Post
Welsh National Opera have served up a tasty treat
19 Mar 15 / Welsh Daily Post
An enduringly successful subversion of Hansel and Gretel
16 Mar 15 / Seen and Heard
Disappointing and irritating
10 Mar 15 / The Birmingham Post
There is plenty of enchantment and surrealism to both captivate and unsettle
10 Mar 15 / Opera Today
The singing is wholly delightful, and the voices are better matched than any to date
24 Feb 15 / The Guardian
An evening of starvation and gluttony with Welsh National Opera's Hansel and Gretel
24 Feb 15 / Bachtrack
Spellbinding fairytale makes for unconventional and sumptuous operatic production
23 Feb 15 / Wales Online
Benjamin Davis has done a brilliant job pumping the life back into Richard Jones’s memorable but intricate 1998 staging
23 Feb 15 / The Arts Desk
Production details
Cast
Adamonyte, Tynan, Holland, Murphy, Thompson
(c) Koenigs (d) Jones
Performance dates
21, 25, 27 February, 7, 14, 21, 28 March, 4, 11 April 2015 (various locations)
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