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The Japan Information and Culture Center Presents The Family Opera Hansel & Gretel

  • THE JOHN F. KENNEDY CENTER MILLENNIUM STAGE 2700 F St., NW Washington, D.C. 20566 (map)

The Japan Information and Culture Center Presents

The Family Opera Hansel & Gretel

and 

Tsugaru Shamisen Dois "HAZUKI"

At the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts Millennium Stage

Please join us for two FREE performances at the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing arts MILLENNIUM STAGE to celebrate Japanese culture in the U.S. during the 2016 National Cherry Blossom Festival!

The Family Opera Hansel & Gretel | Millennium Stage 

Presented by Opera Pomme Rouge | March 27, 2016 | Sunday at 6PM

The Japan Information and Culture Center (JICC) is proud to present Opera Pomme Rouge's interactive four-dimensional family opera during the 2016 National Cherry Blossom Festival.


Come take a journey into the magic forest with Hansel and Gretel - if you lose your way, a good fairy will help you, and if you're lucky, a gingerbread house awaits you! Can you guess who is waiting inside?
 

This interactive production includes the opportunity for you to learn songs and dances and use homemade props - including Origami strawberries - to participate in the show,and you may even have the chance to play the part of the Witch during the second act, complete with a witch hat, cape, and broom!