Author Archives: Student

The Neverland: An Excerpt from “Peter Pan”

 By J. M. Barrie Mrs. Darling first heard of Peter when she was tidying up her children’s minds. It is the nightly custom of every good mother after her children are asleep to rummage in their minds and put things … Continue reading

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Behind the Scenes with Brian O’Donovan

Lisa Condit recently spoke with Brian O’Donovan, who brings us the 16th annual A Christmas Celtic Sojourn presented by WGBH. The seasonal favorite will be at The Hanover Theatre on Tuesday, December 18.  Visit our website to purchase tickets and … Continue reading

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100 Years of Peter Pan

“The story of ‘Peter Pan’ has always held a special fascination for children of all ages, and with good reason. It offers a swashbuckling adventure combined with some of man’s most secret desires, to fly and explore another world somewhere … Continue reading

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Behind the Scenes with Ruby Gibbs from Finding Neverland

Lisa Condit recently spoke with Ruby Gibbs, who plays Sylvia in the national tour of Broadway’s Finding Neverland. Read on for highlights from their interview or listen to the full interview below. You can catch Ruby and the rest of the … Continue reading

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Life Lessons from Buddy the Elf

Student blogger Owen Fitzpatrick returns with three inspiring life lessons from Elf the Musical, playing through this Sunday only.  “Hi Aunt Mildred. Happy Thanksgiving. Oh, I’m okay. School is good. What’s new? I’m writing a blog for The Hanover Theatre … Continue reading

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Behind the Scenes with The Nutcracker’s Andy Lane

Lisa Condit recently spoke with nine-year old Andy Lane, who plays Fritz in the upcoming production of The Nutcracker. Continue reading for highlights from their interview or listen to the full interview below. You can catch Andy in The Nutcracker November 23 … Continue reading

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Behind the Scenes with Leland Pierce, Clara in The Nutcracker

Lisa Condit recently spoke with Leland Pierce who is playing Clara in The Nutcracker Friday, November 23 – Sunday, November 25. Read on for highlights from their interview or listen to the full interview below.  Lisa:  Leland is a star, up-and-coming … Continue reading

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Dear Wicked Witch

Student blogger Owen Fitzpatrick returns this season to write unique essays, letters and stories for each of our 10th Anniversary Broadway Series shows. Read on for his letter to the Wicked Witch from The Wizard of Oz, then be sure to … Continue reading

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Behind the Scenes with ELF The Musical director Sam Scalamoni

ELF The Musical

Lisa Condit recently spoke with Sam Scalamoni, director of Broadway’s ELF The Musical. Read on for highlights from their interview, or listen to the full interview below! Lisa: ELF The Musical is a perfect way to launch into the holidays! Sam: It … Continue reading

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Click Your Heels Three Times: The Ruby Slippers of The Wizard of Oz

The timeless classic, The Wizard of Oz, twists its way into Worcester November 8-11. How much do you know about the other star of the show: the ruby slippers?  Read on for little known facts about the slippers, and don’t forget … Continue reading

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