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Hansel and Gretel

fattened up for child-eating witch. [Ger. Fairy Tale: Grimm, 56]

Hansel and Gretel

woodcutter’s children barely escape witch. [Ger. Fairy Tale: Grimm, 56]
See: Escape
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The piece will be part of a program titled "Peter and the Wolf along with Hansel and Gretel: Classic Tales Told Through Music and Dance'' being presented by Ballet Arts Worcester, the Worcester Polytechnic Institute Orchestra conducted by Douglas Weeks, and The Hanover Theatre.
Imaginatively illustrated with color photos of needle felted figures by fiber artist Claudia Marie Lenart, "Hansel & Gretel: A Fairy Tale with a Down Syndrome Twist" retells the Grimms' fairy tale with big sister Gretel and younger brother Hansel, a five year old boy with Down Syndrome, being sent into the forest with an empty burlap bag to fill with food for their starving family.
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Hansel and Gretel, Scottish Ballet, Theatre Royal, Newcastle, until Saturday INSTEAD of the Grimms' cannibalistic nightmare - a cautionary tale from less squeamish times - the audience is served up sparkles at this week's opening Newcastle run of Hansel and Gretel.
I DIDN'T spot many young ballet fans in the audience for Hansel and Gretel on opening night, but I'm sure they would love it especially the second act.
Vancouver Island Opera brought great vitality to its October staging of Humperdinck's Hansel and Gretel, the company's 10th fa-length opera presentation.
Scottish Ballet's principal ballerina Sophie Martin is learning how to be bad in the company's Christmas presentation of Hansel and Gretel.