Author Archives: Harmony Wheeler

Ten favorite Christmas Carol memories

In celebration of our 10th anniversary production of “A Christmas Carol,” we’re looking back at ten of our favorite memories from the past ten years. Join us December 15-23 for this year’s production, and keep an eye out for more … Continue reading

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Five reasons you NEED to see Bright Star in Worcester this Spring

Bright Star

We recently sent our digital media assistant Harmony Wheeler to see “Bright Star” in the final weekend of its opening run in Los Angeles. Read on for her “bright” review of the show and find out five reasons why you … Continue reading

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A Broadway season of love at The Hanover Theatre

“Five hundred twenty-five thousand six hundred minutes. Five hundred twenty-five thousand moments so dear. Five hundred twenty-five thousand six hundred minutes. How do you measure, measure a year?” How do you measure a year? In the memories you make? The … Continue reading

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Behind the Scenes with Don Phipps part 2

Lisa Condit spoke with Don Phipps, The Hanover Theatre’s organ expert, resident organ curator and so much more. Don celebrates his 85th birthday this month with a special, free concert. Read on for highlights from his September 30 WCRN interview, … Continue reading

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Behind the Scenes with Don Phipps part 1

Lisa Condit spoke with Don Phipps, The Hanover Theatre’s organ expert, resident organ curator and so much more. Don celebrates his 85th birthday this month with a special, free concert. Read on for highlights from his September 23 WCRN interview, … Continue reading

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Fall preview: Triple the fun at The Hanover Theatre

This fall, take refuge from the cool temperatures in our cozy historic theatre. We’ve put together a list of fall shows that are truly a triple threat! Read on for behind the scenes videos, interviews and more from nine great … Continue reading

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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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