||Hansel and Gretel (German: Hänsel und Gretel) is an opera by nineteenth-century composer Engelbert Humperdinck, who described it as a Märchenoper (fairy tale opera). The libretto was written by Humperdinck's sister, Adelheid Wette, based on the Grimm brothers' fairy tale "Hansel and Gretel"
This classic fairy tale opera magically follows two children on their dark adventure through a German forest. Sent outside to pick strawberries, Hansel and Gretel become lost, meet an evil witch, and nearly end up in her oven.
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