Hansel & Gretel
by Erin E. Dolan, adapted from the Brothers' Grimm
Directed by Rachael Endrizzi
Starring: Mike Frye, Lynna Metresin, Michala Peltz, Caroline Turner
PUBLIC PERFORMANCE: May 21, 2022 @ 1:00pm
Cirigliano Studio Theatre, Stocker Center
1005 N. Abbe Rd., Elyria, OH 44035
$9 Adults, $8 for Students and Seniors
Running Time: Approx. 55 minutes including talkback
Recommended for grades K-5
An all-new spin on Hansel & Gretel written by Cleveland playwright, Erin E. Dolan! The classic Grimm's fairy tale has been updated and now- Hansel & Gretel's parents are the ones who are lost.The clever Gretel and inventive Hansel use math and ingenuity to furiously rescue their mysteriously missing parents!
The show is approximately 45 minutes, with a question and answer session following. Show is suitable for all ages, but geared towards elementary school students the most.
SENSORY WARNING: The performance does use a small amount of water-based fog at 2 moments.
Themes: Fairy Tales, Loyalty, Cleverness, Transformation, Mathematics, Teamwork, S.T.E.M.
Language Arts: Integration of Knowledge, Comprehension and Collaboration, Vocabulary Acquisition and Use, Identifying Key Details of Drama such as characters, settings and scenes. Fine Arts: Drama/Theatre- Creating (CE), Producing/Performing (PR), Responding/Reflecting (RE)