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Hansel and Gretel (2008)

The famous fairy tale by the Brothers Grimm of two children lost in the woods is told in Engelbert Humperdinck's ever-popular opera, Hansel and Gretel, from the Royal Opera House, Covent ... See full summary »

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Adelheid Wette (libretto by), Brüder Grimm (after)
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Cast overview:
Angelika Kirchschlager Angelika Kirchschlager ... Hansel
Diana Damrau Diana Damrau ... Gretel
Elizabeth Connell Elizabeth Connell ... Gertrud
Thomas Allen Thomas Allen ... Peter
Anja Silja Anja Silja ... Witch
Pumeza Matshikiza Pumeza Matshikiza ... Sandman
Anita Watson Anita Watson ... Dew Fairy
The Tiffin Boys' Choir The Tiffin Boys' Choir ... Children Choir (as Tiffin Boys' Choir)
Orchestra of the Royal Opera House Orchestra of the Royal Opera House ... Themselves - Orchestra
Colin Davis Colin Davis ... Himself - Conductor
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The famous fairy tale by the Brothers Grimm of two children lost in the woods is told in Engelbert Humperdinck's ever-popular opera, Hansel and Gretel, from the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden. The production, full of wit and black comedy, has a star-studded cast. Written by BBC Tv

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Country:

UK

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English | German

Release Date:

24 December 2008 (UK) See more »

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16:9 HD
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