Adelheid Wette

Adelheid Wette

Librettist


Biography


Adelheid Wette was a German writer and librettist. She was the sister of the composer Engelbert Humperdinck and wrote the libretto for the opera Hansel and Gretel (along with her ​​husband Hermann bet ) and his Snow White and the Seven Kids. Her works are also in the German Children's Songbook included (Perthes, Gotha 1903).


Shows by Adelheid Wette

Title
Synopsis

Hänsel und Gretel is a fairy tale opera that follows two young siblings, Hänsel and Gretel, as they get lost in the forest after being chased out of the house for bothering their mother. In their quest to pick and gather stra... read more

Overview

Nationality
German
Born
9/4/1858
Show Categories
Opera
Genres
Fairy Tale/Fantasy