In this story of Hansel and Gretel the white bird and the little gnome, under the spell of the wicked Witch, are forced to coax children away so that the wicked Witch can eat them. When the children's father returns home without food or money the whole family goes berry picking. The children become lost in the woods, and the white bird and the gnome put them to sleep until the Witch comes. Once in the Witch's house the children, after a number of unsuccessful attempts, finally manage to trap the Witch in her own oven. Father finds them and all ends happily.
- Type of Show Full-length Play
- Product Code H59000
- Cast Size 7
- Min. Royalty Rate $55/perf
- Cost $7.95
- Approx. Run Time 60 min
- Target Audience Young Audiences | Middle School | Family (all ages)
- Performing Group Middle School | High School | College Theatre | Community Theatre | Professional Theatre | TYA
- Genre Drama
- ISBN(13) 9780871290540
- "A nice adaptation of a classic story. It has just enough suspense and darkness without being too scary."
- Review by Carey Cahoon, The Palace Theatre, Manchester, NH