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Hansel and Gretel

1 hr 45 min with interval
Until 7 January 2024
Suitable for 5+

Why watch Hansel and Gretel?

  • 'Hansel and Gretel' at Shakespeare's Globe is a thrilling adventure of courage, filled with mesmerising magic and music.
  • Directed by Nick Bagnall (Love's Labour's Lost, Two Gentlemen of Verona) the show is based on a popular Grimm fairy tale that inspired a poem by the same name, composed by Poet Laureate Simon Armitage.
  • Praised by critics and audiences, the show offers an enchanting experience for all, from ages 5 to 105, making it a true family entertainer.
  • The show unfolds the unforgettable story of two brave siblings, Hansel and Gretel, as they journey through a perilous forest from their war-ravaged village. Book your Hansel and Gretel tickets now to witness this heartwarming tale.

Book your Hansel and Gretel tickets to witness an enchanting tale of courage and resilience at the remarkable Shakespeare's Globe this winter. This mesmerising production is directed by the celebrated Nick Bagnall, a seasoned theatre director noted for his acclaimed work on ‘Love's Labour's Lost’ and ‘Two Gentlemen of Verona’. Inspired by Grimm's fairytale of the same name and adapted for the stage from the poem by the renowned Poet Laureate Simon Armitage. The show's evocative music, beautiful sets, and the captivating performances of the cast have earned it glowing reviews from critics and audiences alike. Don't miss your chance to embark on this magical adventure – secure your Hansel and Gretel tickets now!


'Hansel and Gretel' is a gripping tale of courage and survival, inviting audiences to join the adventure with their Hansel and Gretel tickets. The story revolves around two brave siblings, Hansel and Gretel, hailing from a war-ravaged village. Determined to find safety, they embark on a perilous journey through the woods, using a trail of breadcrumbs as their guide. Along the journey, they face numerous challenges and unexpected surprises. The tale is ultimately a testament to resilience, courage, and the enduring power of love.

Show timings

  • Tue, Wed, Thur at 5:30 PM or 2:30 PM
  • Sat, Sun at 11 AM, 2.30 PM or 3 PM
  • Fri at 11 AM, 2.30 PM, 3 PM or 5 PM
  • Show timings for Hansel and Gretel may vary every week. You can check the show timings for your preferred date at the next stage of booking.
  • Captioned performances: 22 December 2023 at 11 AM, 6 January 2024 at 11 AM
  • Audio described: 2 January 2024 at 2.30 PM
  • Relaxed performances: 4 January 2024 at 2.30 PM, 6 January 2024 at 3 PM
  • British Sign Language interpreted: 22 December 2023 at 3 PM, 3 January 2024 at 2.30 PM

Cast & crew

  • Director: Nick Bagnall
  • Writer: Simon Armitage

Note: Producers can not guarantee the appearance of any particular artist, which is always subject to illness and holidays.

Age & content guide

  • Suitable for 5+.
  • Please keep in mind that London theatres do not have an age classification organization. This means that all age recommendations are subjective. Please use your judgment while purchasing tickets for any show.

Shakespeare's Globe TheatreRead more

The Lord Chamberlain's Men, a performing troupe that featured William Shakespeare, constructed London's Globe Theatre in 1599. The likes of Hamlet, Othello and King Lear were performed there, along with other plays by Shakespeare. There is now a new replica of Shakespeare's Globe Theatre that opened near the original site in 1997 and has become a major performing arts centre.

Seating Capacity: 1151

Getting there

Address: 21 New Globe Walk, London SE1 9DT, United Kingdom

Tube: Shakespeare's Globe is only a 9-minute walk from London Bridge on the Northern Line, the closest tube station. Blackfriars (District and Circle lines) is about a 10-minute stroll from the theatre

Train: The closest train station is Blackfriars, a 10-minute walk from the theatre

Bus: Blackfriars Bridge, serviced by bus routes 45, 63, and 100, is the closest stop; Mansion House, another nearby stop is serviced by routes 11, 15, 17, 26, or 76

Facilities & accessibility

Available Facilities: Gift Shop, Restaurant, Toilets

Accessibility: Accessible Toilets, Assistance Dogs Allowed, Wheelchair Spaces Available, Access Performances, Visual & Hearing Assistance

Additional information

Security: Please be aware that for your comfort and security all audience members will be subject to security checks upon arrival at the Shakespeare's Globe Theatre.

Dress Code: Smart and casual wear or semi-formals are recommended. Keep in mind, that most London theatres are air-conditioned throughout the year and can get a bit chilly.

Outside Food: Most theatres do not allow outside food inside the theatres but most of them also have a café or restaurant inside the premises or nearby.

Tickets redemption

  • E-tickets will be provided when you check in online.
  • You will receive an email confirmation with your Hansel and Gretel voucher instantly.
  • Please display the voucher on your mobile phone with a valid photo ID. A physical printout is not necessary.

Cancellation & refunds

  • Tickets cannot be refunded, amended, or rescheduled.

Ratings & reviews

18 Ratings

Frequently asked questions about Hansel and Gretel

How do I buy Hansel and Gretel tickets at West End?

Buy your Hansel and Gretel tickets online for a hassle-free and convenient experience that ensures the best deals and discounts.

How much do the Hansel and Gretel tickets cost?

The cost of the Hansel and Gretel tickets will vary depending on the type of seats you choose.

How can I buy cheap or discounted Hansel and Gretel tickets on West End?

The best way to buy cheap or discounted Hansel and Gretel tickets is to book them online as you will often come across attractive discounts. Book your Hansel and Gretel tickets in advance as they tend to get more expensive closer to the show date.

How can I buy last-minute Hansel and Gretel tickets?

You can easily buy last-minute Hansel and Gretel tickets online.

Is there a possibility that I will get partial view seating if I purchase discounted Hansel and Gretel tickets?

Booking Hansel and Gretel tickets online will give you the opportunity to select your specific seats, thus, ensuring you do not get stuck with partial view seating. But if you try your luck with lottery tickets, or purchase day seats, your seats will be allocated at the discretion of the Box Office, which can potentially mean partial view seating or split seats.

What is the performance date for Hansel and Gretel?

Hansel and Gretel is playing from 8 December 2023 at Shakespeare's Globe Theatre.

What age is Hansel and Gretel appropriate for?

Hansel and Gretel is appropriate for audiences over 5 years.

Where is Hansel and Gretel playing in London?

Hansel and Gretel is playing at Shakespeare's Globe Theatre in London from 8 December 2023.

How long does Hansel and Gretel run for?

The running time of Hansel and Gretel is 1 hr 45 min.

What is Hansel and Gretel about?

‘Hansel and Gretel’ is a captivating tale of courage and survival, following two brave siblings as they navigate through a perilous forest from their war-ravaged village, encountering challenges and surprises along the way.

What is the dress code while attending Hansel and Gretel?

There is no specific dress code at West End. However, it is prudent to dress in semi-formals or smart casuals and something comfortable. Carry a light sweater or a jacket as the theatre can get a bit chilly.

Is outside food allowed while attending Hansel and Gretel?

No, outside food is not allowed while attending Hansel and Gretel. Most theatres do have a cafeteria or bar inside the premises where you can get snacks and drinks.

What are the facilities available at Shakespeare's Globe Theatre?

Shakespeare's Globe Theatre has multiple facilities including a restaurant, gift shop, and toilets available for the audiences during Hansel and Gretel.

Can I take pictures or videos of Hansel and Gretel inside the theatre?

Photography, videography, and sound recording are prohibited inside the theatre. Some theatres do have a souvenir shop from where you can purchase pictures of stills of the show.