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Waterperry Opera Festival are thrilled to announce our entire 2021 Artistic Programme including 7 productions for you to enjoy over 10 festival days this August. Their varied and exciting programme this summer includes; The Elixir of Love (Donizetti), Hansel & Gretel (Humperdinck), Peter and the Wolf (Prokofiev), Ariel (Jonathan Dove), Clairières dans le ciel (Boulanger), On Wenlock Edge (Vaughan Williams), and The Quartet for the End of Time (Messiaen). Join them at Waterperry this August, and dive deep into the beautiful music and nature they will have on offer. Explore the hidden corners of our stunning gardens;  you never know what you might find.

Hansel and Gretel

Waterperry Opera Festival presents a relaxed, family-friendly production of Humperdinck’s Hansel & Gretel, perfect for families (aimed at children 7+), whether regular theatre-goers or those attending an opera performance for the first time.

This inclusive outdoor production of Hansel and Gretel, lasting an hour, integrates British Sign Language into the staging and storytelling. Prior to the performances, there will be a free signed singing/props-making workshop exploring themes & characters from the opera which is included in the price of your ticket.

Booking is open now!

Venue (with postcode): Waterperry House and Gardens, OX33 1LA

Date: 19th, 20th, & 21st August 2021

Time: 2pm & 5pm each day

Waterperry Opera Festival – Hansel and Gretel

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