Author Archives: Harmony Wheeler

Behind the Scenes with Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood

Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood: King for a Day!

Lisa Condit spoke with Jeremy Dobrish, scriptwriter for Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood Live: King for a Day! Listen to the full September 16 WCRN interview below or read on for highlights. Lisa: The job you have is to infuse positivity into … Continue reading

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Parent Guide: The King and I

Anna Leonowens

AGE ADVISORY: “The King and I” is recommended for ages 8 and older. ABOUT THE SHOW: Set in 1860s Bangkok, “The King and I” tells the story of the unconventional and tempestuous relationship that develops between the king of Siam and Anna … Continue reading

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Parent Guide: Bright Star

Steve Martin and Edie Brickel

AGE ADVISORY: “Bright Star” contains some mature themes that may be more appropriate and relevant to pre-teens and older. ABOUT THE SHOW: Inspired by a real event, “Bright Star” tells a sweeping tale of love and redemption set against the … Continue reading

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Parent Guide: RENT 20th Anniversary Tour

AGE ADVISORY: This production addresses challenging social issues and includes some sexual content and language (including the F-word) that makes it appropriate for pre-teens and older. ABOUT THE SHOW: A re-imagining of Puccini’s 1896 classic opera “La Bohème,” “RENT” follows … Continue reading

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Parent Guide: Jersey Boys

Jersey Boys

AGE ADVISORY: “Jersey Boys” contains authentic, “profane Jersey language” and is recommended for ages 12 and older. ABOUT THE SHOW: Go behind the music and inside the story of Frankie Valli and The Four Seasons in the Tony® Award-winning true-life … Continue reading

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Parent Guide: Something Rotten!

Adam Pascal in Something Rotten!

AGE ADVISORY: “Something Rotten!” is appropriate for audiences eight years and older. Parents may wish to do additional research before taking their younger children. ABOUT THE SHOW: This hilarious smash tells the story of Nick and Nigel Bottom, two brothers … Continue reading

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Parent Guide: Cabaret

AGE ADVISORY: This production includes strong sexual content and is recommended for adults only, but it can be perfect for a parents’ night out! ABOUT THE SHOW: Welcome to the infamous Kit Kat Klub, where the Emcee, Sally Bowles and … Continue reading

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Parent Guide: A Christmas Story, The Musical

AGE ADVISORY:   This production is appropriate for all ages. ABOUT THE SHOW: “A Christmas Story, The Musical” chronicles young and bespectacled Ralphie Parker as he schemes his way toward the holiday gift of his dreams. Chock-full of delightful songs … Continue reading

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Behind the Scenes with Bartlett Sher

Rodgers and Hammerstein's The King and I

Lisa Condit spoke with Worcester’s “true celebrity,” Bartlett Sher, director of a stunning production of “The King and I” coming to The Hanover Theatre next spring. Read on for highlights from the September 9 WCRN interview, or listen to the … Continue reading

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Behind the Scenes with The Fab Four

The Fab Four: The Ultimate Tribute

Lisa Condit spoke with Ron Mcneil of “The Fab Four: The Ultimate Tribute,” coming to The Hanover Theatre on Saturday, September 23. Read on for highlights from the August 26 WCRN interview, or listen to the full interview below. Lisa: … Continue reading

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