“Once upon a time a very poor woodcutter lived in a tiny cottage in the forest with his two children, Hansel and Gretel…”
The Pimlott Foundation is delighted to present a full scale production of Humperdinck’s fairy tale opera at the Mercury Theatre in Colchester.
A professional cast and orchestra is joined by a youth chorus and ensemble from local schools. Experience first class opera and be transported away as Humperdinck’s sumptuous music comes to life in this dramatic adaptation of the well- known fairy tale.
It forms part of The Pimlott Foundation’s aim to bring together aspiring performers with professionals, and promote concerts and live music, while also delivering an educational programme, supporting performing arts in East Anglia.
The Hansel and Gretel project is actively engaging a range of arts and education partners in the local area – Essex Music Hub, Mercury Theatre, a professional orchestra, 3 rural primary schools:
|Address Mercury Theatre,Colchester,Essex, CO1 1PT||
Date / Time
Date - 11/02/2015 - 14/02/2015
Time - 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm