Story/Music Content Tonie - Favourite Masterpieces - Various

€16.95
Masterpieces – stories from the world’s greatest operas and ballets.
Hansel & Gretal
Based on the original fairy tale by Brothers Grimm, this magical opera tells the tale of Hansel and Gretel. Children will love the thrill of this classic story, as well as learning more about composer Engelbert Humperdinck, and hearing some of his beautiful music and songs, sung in their original language, German.
List of titles
  1. Hansel and Gretel are hungry
  2. Father talks about the Ilsenstein forest
  3. Night-time in the forest
  4. The witch with the gingerbread house
  5. Gretel defeats the old witch
  6. A happy reunion
Running Time approx. 45 minutes
Age range 5+

 

The Magic Flute
Widely considered to be one of the greatest operas of all time, Mozart’s timeless classic The Magic Flute follows the adventures of Prince Tamino and his friend Papageno on their quest to rescue Princess Pamina who is imprisoned in a castle.
List of titles
  1. The jolly Papageno and the giant snake
  2. A difficult task for Prince Tamino
  3. Sarastro and his servant Moonostatos
  4. The terrible Queen of the Night
  5. A girlfriend for Papageno
  6. Everyone finds happiness
Running Time approx. 44 minutes
The Nutcracker
Clara receives a nutcracker as a Christmas present from her godfather. That night, when she goes to sleep, Clara dreams that the nutcracker and his toy soldiers have come to life to wage a battle against the army of the evil Mouse King.
List of titles
  1. Christmas Eve with the Silberhaus family
  2. Drosselmeyer’s gift
  3. The battle of the mice and the soldiers
  4. Clara and the Nutcracker Prince in the winter forest
  5. A celebration in the palace. The sweetest dances in the world
  6. Clara’s dream of adulthood
Running Time approx. 46 minutes