Mark Hawkins’ Thoughts on Hansel and Gretel Concept and Choreography

“I love fiction because it makes you look at your world differently. Fairytales, myths and urban legends are part of who we are – passed on from generation to generation – be it oral tradition, written word or virtual downloads! Like most of the Brothers Grimm fairytales, the story of Hansel and Gretel is dark and compelling. It has all the dramatic elements to construct…

JYB on Tour in 2013!

JYB’s HANSEL AND GRETEL is on the move in 2013 – 3 Cities – 3 Stages! The Johannesburg Youth Ballet will make its debut on the National Arts Festival Main, Grahamstown, with its celebrated production of Hansel and Gretel. Being selected to perform on the opening night of the National Arts Festival on the stage of the Guy Butler Theatre in the City of Saints…