Recipe for a Perfect WASSAIL

As I write, we are putting all the final touches in place for our 2019 production of A Christmas Carol. This is my 11th year with the production and my 8th year writing for The Hanover Theatre Christmas Carol Blog! … Continue reading

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Christmas Caroling Through the Years

There’s no denying Charles Dickens’ A Christmas Carol goes hand in hand with music. This story not only has “carol” in the title, Scrooge explicitly shuns a caroler for singing “God Rest You Merry Gentleman” outside his firm. The warehouse … Continue reading

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Spotlight on Bill Mootos from A Christmas Carol

Bill Mootos returns for his tenth season with The Hanover Theatre in A Christmas Carol. Recently he has appeared in “Mothers and Sons” with Shakespeare & Company, “The Salonnieres” at Greater Boston Stage Company, “Accomplice” at Saco River Theatre, and … 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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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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Meet The Hanover Theatre’s Christmas Carolers

Come to the Carroll Plaza Lighting this Saturday, November 10th to hear the debut performance of The Hanover Theatre’s Christmas Carolers. Continue reading

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Happy 10th Anniversary!

It’s hard to believe we are already half way through our 10th Anniversary run of “A Christmas Carol” at the Hanover Theatre! We’re having a blast on and off stage. Over 10,000 audience members have seen our production this season already.  But there is still time left to see Worcester’s finest holiday tradition. Purchase your tickets today!

And check out our newest VLOG: a short and sweet celebration from the many members who make up the Hanover Theatre’s “A Christmas Carol” Family beginning with our fearless leader, Troy Siebels. Happy 10th!

 

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Dear Mr. Dickens

Twelve-year-old Owen Fitzpatrick of Hopkinton placed first in Massachusetts for the 2017 Library of Congress “Letters About Literature” contest. As we open our 10th anniversary production of “A Christmas Carol,” we couldn’t be more excited to share with you this … Continue reading

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Building a new “Future”

This week we begin our last leg of rehearsals for the 10th Anniversary Production of “A Christmas Carol.” It’s an extremely exciting time, taking our first steps on the set. It also marks the first time many will meet our … Continue reading

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Jeremy Lawrence reflects on a sensory-friendly “Christmas Carol”

We’re proud to offer a sensory-friendly performance of “A Christmas Carol” on December 17 at 11 AM, for which we lessen special effects, provide quiet areas and ensure a judgment-free environment. Read on for reflections on this unique performance from actor … Continue reading

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