The Metropolitan Opera HD Live: Season 2, Episode 2
Humperdinck's Hansel and Gretel (26 Mar. 2008)
TV Episode - - Music
Set in the industrialized 1950s, Hansel and Gretel are latch-key kids to a depressed mother and overworked father. The witch runs a stainless-steel kitchen with modern gadgets and a glass-door oven. One hopes it's the self-cleaning kind.
Director:Barbara Willis Sweete
Writer:David Pountney (translation: English)