A HALLOWEEN DOUBLE-FEATURE
Act One of Humperdinck's Hansel and Gretel, paired with Menotti’s The Medium
October 25, 27 & 30, 2018
7:30pm- 10:00pm (one intermission)
Vinegar Hill Theatre, 220 West Market St, Charlottesville, VA 22902
Both operas performed in English.
When you think of Halloween, you think of opera, right? Follow Hansel and Gretel into the woods, where they discover Baba’s world of lost children, and voices from the beyond. Grimm’s beloved characters grow up fast in this exploration of adolescence and innocence lost. Featuring new films created by the students of Light House Studio.
Director: Miriam Gordon-Stewart
Conductor: Ace Edewards
Accompanied by chamber orchestra.