SCHOOL @ NORTH COAST REP
Recommended for audiences ages 5 to 95!
Theatre School @ North Coast Rep is proud to present one of the most famous
Brothers Grimm classic tales of all time – Hansel
and Gretel. The play, adapted by Joe and Cody Powers and directed by Matt
Thompson and Chelsea Whitmore, will run March 27, 28, 29, 2008 at 7 p.m. and
March 29 & 30 at 2 p.m. There will also be school matinees on March 28, 2008
at 10 a.m.
and Gretel are the children of a poor wood cutter. Fearing starvation, the wood
cutter's wife convinces him to lead the children into the forest and abandon
them there. Lost in the forest, they find a house made of bread with sugar
windows, which they begin to eat. The old woman who lives there invites them in
for a special feast. Join us to see what unfolds in this splendid fairy tale.
.North Coast Rep invites their audiences to experience the enchantment of this
are many versions of Hansel and Gretel to be seen, read and heard. In the
adapting of this story Cody and I tried to stick as closely to the Grimm’s
Brother story as possible. To keep the magic of the original story while making
it fun, fresh, and palatable to today’s audiences and the sensibilities of
young theatre goers.” It was a pleasure to work with my son on this
project thus giving it a dual perspective: today’s youth and yesterday’s
child.” – Joe Powers
are pleased to present the fabulous cast and crew
our exciting production of Hansel
The cast for Hansel and Gretel include the following:
Antonio Romero, Melanie
Kaplanek, Alex Jankowski, Natalie Dorosewicz, Cameron Bell, Gabe
Krut and Sunny Smith (adult actor/mentor).
for Hansel & Gretel are Kate Chamberlain, Eva Loeser, Peter
Lillian, Victoria Buccholz, and Austin Evans.
season the Theatre School @ North Coast Rep produces four productions designed
for young audiences and families. The school also offers several informative,
educational and enjoyable courses for students to enhance their knowledge of the
theatre and allow them to grow artistically.
Tickets are available now. Tickets may be purchased by
calling 858-481-1055, or online at www.northcoastrep.org.
Ticket prices are $9-$12. North Coast Repertory Theatre is located in the Lomas
Santa Fe Plaza at 987 Lomas Santa Fe Drive, Suite D, in Solana Beach, just east
of Interstate I-5. The box office is open daily from noon to 4 p.m. and from
noon to 7 p.m. on performance days.