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Author:Diana Howie
ICWP Member?:Yes
Nearest Large City:Houston
Play Title:Hansel & Gretel
Runtime:31-60 minutes
Synopsis:Aspects of the traditional tale of children abandoned in the woods have been altered for contemporary audiences. Here the Father insists on going to look for his lost children; and the Stepmother, shamed by remorse, goes with him. The children do not take any valuables when leaving the Witch's house. And the story ends in the forest with the family joyfully reunited. The children learn to think, to survive, to forgive, and to appreciate the family.
Max. Cast:5
Min. Cast:5
Genre:Young Audience
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First Name:Diana
Last Name:Howie