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Hansel and Gretel

7th Dec 2017 @ 19:00
|Recurring Event (See all)
Various dates and times

| £8.50 - £12.50

Merlin Theatre Productions presents


Based on the story 
by the Brothers Grimm

A delicious festive family treat!

The creative team that produced the award winning original adaptation of The Little Mermaid returns this Christmas with a musical version of the classic fairy tale Hansel and Gretel.

Hansel and Gretel live with their loving father and wicked stepmother. One day as a punishment for spilling the precious milk the stepmother abandons the two frightened children in the cursed West Woods where they discover a beautiful, tasty gingerbread house. But is the house all it seems and will the children ever be reunited with their father?

Join a host of fairy tale characters including the wicked witch and two cheeky dancing pigeons as they help Hansel and Gretel find their way home in this heart-warming festive story.

Direction by Claudia Pepler
Choreography by Amy Morgan-Bell
Musical Direction by Joseph Church
Stage Design by Felix Byrne
Book by Claudia Pepler
Music and Lyrics by Allison Herbert and David Hynds
Additional Music by Joseph Church
Arrangements and Orchestrations by
Joseph Church and David Hynds
Illustration by Mary McQuillan

Performance Information

Suitable for a family audience
Running time approx 2 hours including interval


Adults £12.50. Concession £8.50

Group bookings available: Buy ten tickets, get the eleventh free.

Thursday 7th December: All tickets £5.50. No group bookings of more than 5

Thursday 14th December: All tickets £8.50

Friday 15th December 11am: Teachers go free



7th Dec 2017
£8.50 - £12.50
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