Author Archives: Annie Kerins
Spotlight on Steve Gagliastro from A Christmas Carol Reimagined
Steve Gagliastro began his journey at The Hanover Theatre more than a decade ago, but his history on Worcester stages spans as far back as back as the 5th grade, performing in the Worcester Public Schools. To my knowledge, he … Continue reading
Bah Humbug Toffee Bark & Egg Nog
Opening weekend has arrived! We are so excited to sit back, relax, and enjoy A Christmas Carol Reimagined. Here’s a few sweet treats to enjoy for tonight’s screening. The first recipe below is shared by Steve Gagliastro (Ebenezer Scrooge)—he’s been … Continue reading
Actors in Masks, 2020
The first time I can recall seeing the iconic Comedy and Tragedy masks, known as Thalia and Melpomene, I was in the fifth grade looking at the cover art of a program for my big sister’s show at Sutton High … Continue reading
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
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
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
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
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
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
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!