Hansel and Gretel

Year: 1950

Production Company: Sir Thomas Beecham's Royal Covent Garden Opera Company

Genres

Music

Author: Adelheid Wette, music composed by Humperdinck

Director: Harold V Neilson

Company:

Ivor Evans

Background to Production:

Produced during the early years of the war, the production has made operatic history during this week, reaching its 500th performance, which constitutes a record.

Items of Interest in the Programme:

Page headed "A note on Hansel and Gretel" gives above information plus a look at the cast members and their careers to date.

Other items / issues of interest:

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