Behind the Scenes: An Update in Unprecedented Times

Hank Stolz and Talk of the Commonwealth have the latest update on how The Hanover Theatre and Conservatory is looking to a hopeful future in the time of COVID-19. Read on for highlights from his interviews with our president and … Continue reading

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Meet Olivia Scanlon, Managing Director of The BrickBox Theater

Lisa Condit spoke with Olivia Scanlon, one of the newest members of The Hanover Theatre team and managing director of our in-the-works BrickBox Theater at the Jean McDonough Arts Center. Read on for highlights from the interview or listen to … Continue reading

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Meet Andy Blankenbuehler of Broadway’s Bandstand

From three-time Tony® winner and “Hamilton” choreographer, Andy Blankenbuehler, comes a poignant and inspiring new American musical that explodes with infectious music and high-octane, heart-stopping dancing. Read on for a discussion with Blankenbuehler about Bandstand before the national tour visits … Continue reading

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Behind the Scenes with Damian Darlington from Brit Floyd

Lisa Condit spoke with Damian Darlington from Brit Floyd who is performing the World’s Greatest Pink Floyd Show: Echoes 2020 at The Hanover Theatre on Wednesday, March 11 at 8pm. Read on for highlights from the interview or listen to … Continue reading

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Behind the Scenes with Steve Landes from RAIN: A Tribute to the Beatles

Lisa Condit spoke with Steve Landes, who plays John Lennon in RAIN: A Tribute to the Beatles, coming to The Hanover Theatre and Conservatory for the Performing Arts on Tuesday, March 10. Read on for highlights from the interview or … Continue reading

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Behind the Scenes with Gina Rattan, Associate Director of Bandstand

Lisa Condit spoke with Gina Rattan, associate director of Bandstand. The Broadway musical comes to The Hanover Theatre and Conservatory for the Performing Arts Thursday, March 19 – Sunday, March 22. Read on for highlights from the interview or listen … Continue reading

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Cream Rises to the Top: The Making of Bandstand

When writing partners Richard Oberacker and Robert Taylor were thinking of ideas for a new musical, they asked themselves a question: What would happen if you merged the style and passion of a golden age musical, like “South Pacific” or “On … Continue reading

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Behind the Scenes with Titans of ’80s Rock and Frank Papillo

Lisa Condit spoke with Frank Papillo, who is bringing Titans of 80s Rock to The Hanover Theatre and Conservatory for the Performing Arts on Saturday, February 29 at 7:30pm. Read on for highlights from the interview, then tune in to … Continue reading

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Behind the Scenes with Music Worcester and the Russian National Ballet

Lisa Condit spoke with Adrien Finlay from Music Worcester, which will present the Russian National Ballet’s Giselle at The Hanover Theatre and Conservatory for the Performing Arts on Friday, March 13. Read on for highlights from the interview or listen … Continue reading

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Fun Facts Behind Wonka’s Factory

Get ready for Roald Dahl’s Charlie and the Chocolate Factory at The Hanover Theatre with fun facts about the author and the musical inspired by his classic book. Roald Dahl’s Charlie and the Chocolate Factory tells the story of Willy Wonka, world famous candy creator. … Continue reading

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