Concert will begin at 17:00 hours GMT
Humperdinck's 'Hansel and Gretel' with Oropesa, Erraught, Zajick, Siegel and Kelsey from New York
Humperdinck's 'Hansel and Gretel' is an opera, 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'. Performers:
Gretel: Lisette Oropesa.
Hansel: Tara Erraught.
Gertrude: Dolora Zajick.
The Witch: Gerhard Siegel.
Peter: Quinn Kelsey.
Metropolitan Opera Choir and Orchestra. Conductor: Donald Runnicles.