Hansel & Grettel

Hansel & Grettel

by Paul Boyd, Performed in December 1997 at Riveside Theatre, Coleraine and then revived in December – January 1999 in Lyric Theatre, Belfast.

“full of funny one-liners, god plotting, tuneful music and spectacular theatrical effects that will delight an audience of any age


“this most enchanting production from Kabosh is easily the best piece of entertaining theatre for children that I have seen


Hansel and Grettel are tearaway children whose parents decide to leave them alone in the forest overnight to teach them a lesson. There they arrive at a house made of sweets, only to be locked up by a witch. They escape with the help of Fats the frog and a bird called Gregory Peck.

a great family night out


Cast & Crew 1997

Cast & Crew 1999

Directed by Karl Wallace

Designed by Gary McCann

Cast: Paul Boyd, Laurence Connor, John Davis, Tara Flynn and Laura Hughes

Lighting Design by David Coyle

Choreographed by Rachel O’Riordan

Cast: John Davis, Jason Heppenstall, Sheelagh O’Kane, Karl O’Neill and Angie Waller / Georgia Simpson

Lighting Designer: Roger Nicholson

“they could storm the West End next week with the most amusing reworking of the Grimm brothers cautionary tale you’ll see