‘Hansel & Gretel’ with a twist

Hannah Hurst (Gretel) and Caiden Falco (Hansel) have an adventure in the Brothers Grimm tale opening at Folsom’s Sutter Street Theatre. Photo by Allen Schmeltz

What happens when the witch doesn’t want to be a witch anymore? Find the answer at Sutter Street Theare’s production of “Hansel & Gretel,” opening April 20.

This fun adaptation of the classic Brothers Grimm fable includes music, an evil witch, a goblin, Pookins the Cat and Fritzi the Dog (both puppets) and, of course, Hansel and Gretel. The production is adapted by Jerry Montoya and Malachi Montoya with music by Noah Agruss and directed by Allen Schmeltz with musical direction by Chris Schlagel.

“Hansel & Gretel” opens at 1 p.m. on Saturday, April 20, and continues at 1 p.m. on Saturdays and Sundays through May 19.  Tickets are $17 general, $15 seniors and $13 children 12 and younger. The show is suitable for all ages.

Tickets can be purchased by calling (916) 353-1001 or visiting SutterStreetTheatre.com.


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