Iford Arts and Celebrate Voice are proud to present:
Join Hansel and Gretel for this Grimm tale as they journey into the mysterious forest on an intrepid musical adventure.
Iford Arts, in collaboration with Celebrate Voice, are delighted to offer a FREE three-part online series introducing families to the magical world of fairy tale operas. This film based, activity filled project is full of storytelling, singing, music and activities.
To get the most out of this project, we suggest you do the warmup before you watch and then have a go at the activities using the links on this page.
Warm up with Rob for Episode 2!
Warm up with Rob for Episode 3!
Gretel/Mother/Sandman/Witch Lynsey Docherty
Hansel/Father/Dew Fairy Rob Gildon
Narrator/Pianist Michael Waldron
This production was created, written and performed by artists in their homes, in lockdown as a result of the Covid 19 pandemic.
Creative Producer Lynsey Docherty
Scripted & devised by Robert Gildon and Lynsey Docherty
Musical Director Michael Waldron
Music Lyrics Graham Billing
Editing/Technical Director Ed Borgnis
Graphic Design Martin Smith
Iford Arts team Andrea Asbury, Oliver Gooch, Debbie Heyden and Eleanor Household
Gingerbread House Baking Creation Alexi Hayward
Have you downloaded our Activity Sheets and had a go at the challenges? If so, enter our fantastic competition to win a scrumptious hamper of sweets! Simply upload your creations – pictures, photos even your songs – to our online gallery to be in with a chance. There are two hampers to be won, one for 8 and under and one for 8-12.
Please don’t forget to let us know what you think by filling in our short feedback form.