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Humperdinck's Hänsel und Gretel 2017

The International Anthony Burgess Foundation - Manchester

We are thrilled to be returning to Manchester where several of our singers have links with the Royal Northern College of Music. We are especially excited to perform at such a unique and fitting venue; the Engine House at The International Anthony Burgess Foundation, is a converted mill space and the industrial and intimate feel here will create the perfect atmosphere for our Autumn production of Hansel and Gretel.

Join us here on Wednesday 1st November at 7:30pm.

Doors open from 7pm where a bar and cafe is available.

Tickets just £17 or concessions £15 and can be found 

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Please contact us at [email protected] to enquire about group bookings.



Running Time:
2 hours (includes 25-min interval)


"I loved this production of Hansel and Gretel, the acting, singing, set design and surtitles united together in to a funny, moving and joyful opera which the entire family could enjoy."

The Stuart Review

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Venue Information

Venue Description:
The International Anthony Burgess Foundation encourages and supports public and scholarly interest in all aspects of the life and work of Anthony Burgess. Based in Manchester, England, we have an extensive library, archive and study centre containing Burgess’s books, music and papers. We also have a performance venue where we present new work by writers, artists and musicians; The Engine House.

The Engine House is a unique venue within one of Manchester’s oldest mill buildings. The high-quality conversion combines original architectural features, modern facilities and even Burgess’s own furniture and musical instruments which creates a distinctive location for events.
  • Toilets
  • Disabled access
  • Induction loop
  • Bar and cafe

Cast & Crew