Performance Dates: 

April 9,10,11,16,17,18, 2021 

PRESENTED BY: Whisk & Barrel

Fridays and Saturdays at 7:30pm / Sundays at 3:00pm

By Brothers Grimm/ Adapted by John David Brown, III

It is a tale of two siblings, Hansel and Gretel, who encounter an old woman, who turns out to be an evil witch when their father and stepmother plan to leave them in the woods alone. But luckily, they use their wits and trick the witch into getting into her own oven, allowing them to come safely back home.

Tickets will be available for:

Benefactors    March 23, 2021

Season Ticket Holders    March 24, 2021

Public    March 26, 2021


Box Office: (828) 464-6128

Box Office Hours are Wednesday through Friday 10:00 am – 5:30 pm

Performance Schedule

All Friday and Saturday performances are at 7:30pm.  All Sunday performances are at 3 pm.

This show will be performed in the McCreary Theatre. 

*Some of our plays and musicals perform with alternative scheduling.  See your show’s specific information for detailed dates and times.

Ticket Pricing

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In-Person Tickets

$18 Adults / $16 Seniors (60+) / $14 Students (13+) /  $8 Children (12 and under)

Virtual Tickets

Individuals / Family Pass TBD

Special Offers

There are new special discounts at this time.

Parking and Directions

All performances will be held at The Old Post Office Play House at 10 South Main Ave, Newton, NC  28658. There is parking around the square as well as adjacent to the theatre.


Advance reservations for Patron Assistance are encouraged to ensure the best possible experience.

  • Wheelchair accessibility
  • Wheelchair seating

Wheelchair access
All of our performance spaces and classrooms are accessible to patrons who use wheelchairs. Most restrooms and water fountains in all facilities are wheelchair accessible, and restrooms are equipped with strobe-light as well as audio alarm systems.

Service Animals
If you or someone in your party plans to attend an event with a service animal, please inform the Box Office when purchasing your tickets so that we may arrange for an aisle seat.