We welcome you to SUBMIT NEW EVENTS HERE.

Loading Events

« All Events

  • This event has passed.

Hansel and Gretel

November 9th @ 7:30 pm - November 12th @ 6:00 pm

Music by Engelbert Humperdinck
Libretto by Adelheid Wette
Filippo Ciabatti, conductor
Tom Mitchell, director
Philip Johnston, choreographer
Central Illinois Children’s Chorus

Lost in the forest and tricked by a house made of sweets, the brother-sister team of Hansel and Gretel must use their brains and their bravery to outwit the witch who pursues them. This enchanting fairy tale opera—itself created by the Brothers Grimm and siblings Engelbert Humperdinck and Adelheid Wette—provides a family-friendly adventure filled with visual and musical wonders.

Sung in English
Recommended for ages 6 and up

Tryon Festival Theatre


November 9th @ 7:30 pm
November 12th @ 6:00 pm


Krannert Center for the Performing Arts


Krannert Center for the Performing Arts
500 S Goodwin Ave
Urbana, IL 61801 US
+ Google Map