Stony Point– The Hudson Lyric Opera presents Engelbert Humperdinck’s “Hansel and Gretel.” Performances will be Saturdays October 17 and 24 at 7:30 p.m., Friday October 30 at 7:30 p.m. and Sundays October 18, 25 and November 1 at 2 p.m. at Trinity United Methodist Church, 47 East Main St., Stony Point.
“Hansel and Gretel” is based on the famous German fairy tale as recorded by the Brother’s Grimm. It is the story of a brother and sister who get lost in the forest where they encounter a witch living in a house constructed of cake and candy. It is a favorite of children of all ages and great way to have Halloween fun.
The opera will be performed in English with orchestra, sets and costumes. Joining the opera company are Rebecca Balbach and members of the Balbach School of Dance.
The Hudson Lyric Opera, now in its 10th season, is comprised of many talented artists who live or work in the lower Hudson Valley. Tickets are $20 for Adults, $15 for Students/Seniors. For information call 845-709-2273 or email [email protected] or visit: www.hudsonlyricopera.org.