Everyone knows the story of Hansel and Gretel because it is a classic fairytale. The L’Illusion Théâtre de marionnettes puts a new spin on the classic fairytale by re-telling the story using marionnettes on May 9, 11, and 12.
Under the Stars is the updated version of Hansel and Gretel; a story of a brother and sister who are left alone by their parents and find themselves in an enchanted forest that comes alive.
The play runs for about 6o minutes and it is recommended for children 6 years old and older. The theatre is located at 220 East Chicago Ave, and tickets are $7 for kids and $13 for adults at the door. If you get your tickets online, they are $5 for kids and $11 for adults. For more information, call the box office at 312.397.4010.