The Neverland: An Excerpt from “Peter Pan”

 By J. M. Barrie Mrs. Darling first heard of Peter when she was tidying up her children’s minds. It is the nightly custom of every good mother after her children are asleep to rummage in their minds and put things … Continue reading

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A Christmas Carol Tech Week 2018

Lines are learned, costumes have been fitted, dances choreographed and music has been taught. We are ready for the next phase in our rehearsal process. It’s time for tech week! Nearly 20 people work behind the scenes to ensure our … Continue reading

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James Matthew Barrie the Author

You have heard of Peter Pan, but do you know the story behind the author, J.M. Barrie, who used real life experiences to write the classic story? Learn all about J.M. Barrie’s real life inspiration and test your Finding Neverland … Continue reading

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Behind the Scenes with Brian O’Donovan

Lisa Condit recently spoke with Brian O’Donovan, who brings us the 16th annual A Christmas Celtic Sojourn presented by WGBH. The seasonal favorite will be at The Hanover Theatre on Tuesday, December 18.  Visit our website to purchase tickets and … Continue reading

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100 Years of Peter Pan

“The story of ‘Peter Pan’ has always held a special fascination for children of all ages, and with good reason. It offers a swashbuckling adventure combined with some of man’s most secret desires, to fly and explore another world somewhere … Continue reading

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Meet the Christmas Carol Youth Company

It’s my favorite time of year! Rehearsals for our 11th annual production of A Christmas Carol have begun. As always, we have an amazing cast, and I’d like to take a moment to introduce you to our youth company. This year, nearly … Continue reading

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Student Spotlight: Harrison Puntillo

For our second conservatory student spotlight, we highlight Harrison Puntillo, a 13-year-old eighth grader from Shrewsbury, Massachusetts. Harrison started as a student in the Pre-Teen Youth Summer Program and has since taken multiple conservatory classes during the year. What classes … Continue reading

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Behind the Scenes with Ruby Gibbs from Finding Neverland

Lisa Condit recently spoke with Ruby Gibbs, who plays Sylvia in the national tour of Broadway’s Finding Neverland. Read on for highlights from their interview or listen to the full interview below. You can catch Ruby and the rest of the … Continue reading

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Life Lessons from Buddy the Elf

Student blogger Owen Fitzpatrick returns with three inspiring life lessons from Elf the Musical, playing through this Sunday only.  “Hi Aunt Mildred. Happy Thanksgiving. Oh, I’m okay. School is good. What’s new? I’m writing a blog for The Hanover Theatre … Continue reading

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Behind the Scenes with The Nutcracker’s Andy Lane

Lisa Condit recently spoke with nine-year old Andy Lane, who plays Fritz in the upcoming production of The Nutcracker. Continue reading for highlights from their interview or listen to the full interview below. You can catch Andy in The Nutcracker November 23 … Continue reading

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