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Hansel & Gretel

From 14 member reviews
Members say: Enchanting, Delightful, Entertaining, Absorbing, Clever

About the show

Puppetworks presents the classic Brother's Grimm fairy tale adapted for marionettes and featuring songs by Engelbert Humperdinck. More…

Deep in the forest, Hansel and Gretel encounter a house made of gingerbread. The owner, a witch, lures them inside with promises of sweets, but she has evil plans. Together the siblings outwit the witch and escape. Suggested for ages 3 and up.

Ambitious, Absorbing, Delightful, Enchanting, Great singing

See it if you like opera, enjoy a whimsical set and a cast full of energy that can connect with children in the audience.

Don't see it if you want something very traditionally staged - there are modern touches all over the place.

Clever, Epic, Great staging, Great singing, Great acting

See it if You love action and singing

Don't see it if Scared easily

Delightful, Enchanting, Childen, Whimsical, Fairytale

See it if you enjoy fairy tales or have young children.

Don't see it if you expect a profound plot.

Enchanting, Slow, Entertaining, Funny, Confusing

See it if This show is for family but it may be confusing for little children

Don't see it if don't mind children and parents getting up

Excruciating, Fluffy, Strictly for kids, Christian???, Bad sound design

See it if You want your toddlers entertained for an hour while you nap.

Don't see it if You don't have little kids, don't want to listen to screechy music, and aren't big on throwing Christian elements into fairytales.

Dizzying, Disappointing, Excruciating

See it if You have no problems with claustrophobia

Don't see it if If you suffer from claustrophobia

Must see, Intense, Edgy, Enchanting, Great writing

See it if You love Brothers Grimm

Don't see it if You have a squimish stomach

Delightful, Enchanting, Clever, Absorbing, Entertaining

See it if You want to be entertained

Don't see it if You don't want to have a good time

Absorbing, Edgy, Great singing, Great acting, Refreshing

See it if you like singing, you like dark things

Don't see it if you don't like dark things

Exquisite, Great acting, Ambitious, Quirky, Must see

See it if You love nursery rhymes being turned into musicals

Don't see it if You hate dark productions

Clever, Enchanting, Delightful, Entertaining, Intelligent

See it if You love the fairy tale world and endings!

Don't see it if You don't have a heart of imagination!

Entertaining, Great staging, Delightful, Resonant, Refreshing

See it if You love a classic brought to life on stage

Don't see it if You didn't like fairy tales as a child

Clever, Dated, Relevant

See it if Great classic that bring the fears we had as children to life

Don't see it if You didn't like the classic story


See it if Kgff

Don't see it if Dmfmr

Cast & Creatives (3)