June 02, 2021
A sweet escape
An up-close look at Hansel & Gretel in the Park
Hansel & Gretel in the Park is an operatic adventure through the woods, perfect for audiences of all ages. This abbreviated English-language version of Humperdinck's beloved opera, Hansel and Gretel, takes place in the Walking Stick Woods at Chicago's beautiful North Park Village Nature Center. Here is a first look at this interactive production, directed by Matthew Ozawa with sets and costumes by Scott Marr, and featuring two casts comprised of members of the Lyric Opera Chorus and members of the Lyric Opera Orchestra.