Hansel and Gretel Backing Tracks by David Barrett

A musical play based on the well-known tale but the witch does not die in this version. The duration is around one hour. Hansel and Gretel are left in the forest by their parents, who are too poor to feed them. Lost, they stumble upon an old cottage, unaware that a witch lives there. Hansel is captured by the witch but happily a band of forest elves come to the rescue.

MP3 Backing Tracks


Please note, these are backing tracks and do not include a performance of the vocal line of the songs. 

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Hansel and Gretel by David Barrett, Additional Performances

You will need a performance licence for every performance of the play. 

The price of the script includes a licence for 1 performance. 

Extra performances £20 per performance, regardless of venue or audience.


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Additional Performances:

Hansel and Gretel Musical Play Script, Ages 9 - 14 by David Barrett (includes performance licence)

A musical play based on the well-known tale but the witch does not die in this version. The duration is around one hour. Hansel and Gretel are left in the forest by their parents, who are too poor to feed them. Lost, they stumble upon an old cottage, unaware that a witch lives there. Hansel is captured by the witch but happily a band of forest elves come to the rescue. To read a sample, click here.

2 m, 3 f, 7 m or f, plus chorus.

You will need a performance licence for every performance of the play. 

The price of the script includes a licence for 1 performance. Buy extra performances below.

This is a copymaster script with permission to photocopy or print off as many copies as you need for your rehearsals. Once we have received your payment, you will be emailed a download link for your script. If an actor loses a script, simply run off another.


Script and 1 Performance:

Just Another Friday Comedy Play Script for Adults by David Barrett (includes performance licence)

A couple in their forties are bored with one-another and each joins an evening class, where they each meet a new 'friend'. One Friday, both evening classes are cancelled and unwittingly, both of the couple bring their 'friends' home to their flat. Add to this a barmy, drunken granny, a nosey policeman and a daughter and boyfriend and the mix is explosive. This farce lasts around 70 minutes.  To read a sample, click here.

4m, 2f, 2 m or f.

The price of a script includes a licence for 1 performance. Buy extra performances below. 

This is a copymaster script with permission to photocopy or print off as many copies as you need for your rehearsals. Once we have received your payment, you will be emailed a download link for your script. If an actor loses a script, simply run off another.


Script and 1 Performance: