Opera in a Box 2024 – Hansel and Gretel at The Bishop’s Palace


Opera in a Box: Hansel and Gretel

  • 23rd June 2024
  • 7pm (gates open 6.30pm)


Hansel and Gretel, first performed in December 1893 by Humperdinck, retells the timeless fairy-tale of two siblings lost in the forest. Follow Hansel and Gretel as they discover a house made of gingerbread and fall into the clutches of a wicked witch. With a talented ensemble of musicians, artists, and a top-notch production team, Opera in a Box delivers a fully staged experience within the stunning setting of The Bishop’s Palace.

Immerse yourselves in the magic of opera with Opera in a Box!

Join us for a delightful performance of Hansel and Gretel, sung in English, perfect for audiences of all ages. Experience an unforgettable evening of opera that will leave you spellbound, surrounded by our stunning gardens and romantic ruins of the Great Hall.

Remember to bring something to sit on. The Bishop’s Table will be open throughout the performance, you are welcome to bring your own picnic as well.


  • Adult – £20
  • Bishop’s Palace Member – £18


This event takes place on the following dates

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