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21 New Globe Walk, Bankside, London SE1 9DT

Hansel and Gretel

Closed January 7, 2024

A road made of bits of bread, says she? Yes, a road, and a road we can eat follow me!

Why See Hansel and Gretel?

Christmas ShowsFamily ShowsOpen Air Productions

A Theatrical Treat!

The Globe becomes a winter wonderland this Christmas as they stage this glittering new adaptation of Simon Armitage's reimagining of the classic folk tale. Join siblings Hansel and Gretel for a delicious adventure as they try to discover a way out of the forest, instead discovering the sweet-covered cottage of a kind old woman. But all is not as it seems, as the pair discover the dessert house is not the only thing on the menu!

Full of music, verse, song and sparkle, this exciting new production is set to be a highlight of the festive season, and will delight everyone aged 5 to 105!

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Opening night: 8 December 2023

What you thought

39 reviews, average rating: (1.5 Stars)

1.5 star rating

Leo : “Fab version of old tale ”

Loved Simon Armitage take on this ….. really good fun with lovely actors,... more

Collie : “Fun filled alternative story”

This is definitely a different take on the Grimm story. Good points lively... more

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