Viterbo University presents Hansel and Gretel

Saturday, March 2 at 7:30 pm
Sunday, March 3 at 2 pm
Main Floor $24 • Balcony $21

Weber Center for the Performing Arts
428 Front Street South, La Crosse

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Music by Engelbert Humperdinck
Original Text by Adelheid Wette
English Translation by Cori Ellison
Critical Edition Materials by Hans-Josef Irmen

Join the Viterbo University music department as they present Engelbert Humperdinck’s classic opera based on the popular Grimm brothers’ fairy tale, Hansel and Gretel. Sung in English, this full-length opera tells the tale of young Hansel and Gretel’s journey through the haunted forest and their attempt to escape from the evil Gingerbread Witch.

Used by arrangement with European American Music Distributors LLC, sole U.S. and Canadian agent for Schott Music, publisher and copyright owner.
Photo by Theresa M. Smerud, Visual Consultant and Arts Photographer


Please join us for an Artists in Conversation discussion held after the Saturday, March 2 performance. The discussion will be led by the director and cast.

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Event Dates: 

Saturday, Mar. 2, 7:30 pm
Sunday, Mar. 3, 2:00 pm