Opera Candy : The Gourmet Adventure of Hansel and Gretel – Digital

For 4 to 6 year olds

This delectable introduction to opera and lyrical singing is a treat for the eyes and ears!

Once upon a time – so ti do mi fa! – there were two cheerful singers who wanted to tell the tale of Hansel and Gretel in music. Their mischievous pal tried to lend them a helping hand, but he was so greedy and easily distracted that his foot would always end up in his mouth… or was that candy…? The two singers tried to think of a way to keep his attention on the task at hand… Aha! What if they gave him an important role to play in the story? Relive the tale savoured by candy lovers everywhere with this fanciful, playful concert. What better way to discover one of the most satisfying art forms in the world: opera!

2 versions offered : 4 to 6 years old / 7 to 12 years old *
Sold separately
Concert Length : 40 minutes
Language of each version : French and English
Available from February 2021

Adaptated from the original concert, finalist at the 22nd Opus Awards for Production of the Year – Young Audiences
 

Original version

ARTISTS
Cécile Muhire, soprano – Gretel
Charlotte Gagnon, mezzo-soprano – Hansel
Guillaume Rodrigue, actor and singer – Narrator
Carl Matthieu Neher, pianist
 
STAGE DIRECTION
Alain Gauthier
 
TEXT AND ADAPTATION OF OPERA LIBRETTO
Pascal Blanchet
 
SCENOGRAPHY
Pierre-Luc Boudreau
 
LIGHTING DESIGN
Élise Neil-Bernier
 
ENGLISH TRANSLATION
Alexis Diamond

Screen adaptation

ADAPTATION AND DIRECTION
Marie-Julie Parent

PHOTOGRAPHY DIRECTION
Francis Maheu

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Go on an adventure !

Opera Candy : The Gourmet Adventure of Hansel and Gretel

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