Category Archives: Broadway Series

Fun Facts Behind Wonka’s Factory

Get ready for Roald Dahl’s Charlie and the Chocolate Factory at The Hanover Theatre with fun facts about the author and the musical inspired by his classic book. Roald Dahl’s Charlie and the Chocolate Factory tells the story of Willy Wonka, world famous candy creator. … Continue reading

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Behind The Scenes with The Play That Goes Wrong

Lisa Condit spoke with Matt DiCarlo, director of The Play That Goes Wrong, coming to The Hanover Theatre and Conservatory for the Performing Arts October 31 through November 3. Read on for highlights from the interview or listen to the … Continue reading

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Producer JJ Abrams on The Play That Goes Wrong

The Play That Goes Wrong comes to The Hanover Theatre and Conservatory for the Performing Arts October 31 – November 3. Read on for a special Q&A with producer JJ Abrams. You’re well-known for your film and television work and … Continue reading

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Meet the Authors Behind The Play That Goes Wrong

The Play That Goes Wrong comes to The Hanover Theatre and Conservatory for the Performing Arts October 31 – November 3. Read on for a special Q&A with the authors behind the show, Jonathan Sayer, Henry Shields and Henry Lewis. … Continue reading

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The Role of the Set in The Play That Goes Wrong

The Play That Goes Wrong comes to Worcester October 31 – November 3. Read on for your behind-the-scenes look at the sets of the award-winning comedy. If ever there was truth in advertising, it’s the hit British comedy The Play … Continue reading

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A Note From the Playwright: Douglas McGrath

Beautiful – The Carole King Musical comes to The Hanover Theatre and Conservatory for the Performing Arts Thursday, September 26 – Sunday, September 29. Read on for a special look at the creative process behind the show from bookwright Douglas … Continue reading

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Behind the Scenes with Waitress

Lisa Condit spoke with Ephie Aardema, who plays Dawn in Waitress. Listen to the full interview below or read on for highlights, and be sure to tune into WCRN 830 AM Radio Saturdays at 1 pm for more behind-the-scenes interviews. … Continue reading

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Sara Bareilles on “Soulful Storytelling” in Waitress

Grammy®-winning singer-songwriter Sara Bareilles wrote the music for the hit musical Waitress, coming to Worcester May 22-26.  Broadway in Cincinnati caught up with her in New York in January 2017. Read highlights from their interview below. Broadway in Cincinnati: How did you … Continue reading

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Behind the Scenes with Diane Pieciak

Senior Sales Manager Diane Pieciak has been with The Hanover Theatre and Conservatory for the Performing Arts for over ten years. We spoke with Diane about recent and upcoming promotions and how you can become more involved with theatre! Read … Continue reading

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A New Experience At The Hanover Theatre

Student blogger Owen Fitzpatrick gives us his take on the latest show in our 10th Anniversary Broadway Series, Dein Perry’s Tap Dogs, here April 11-14. I love Aussie slang. “Good on ya – sweating through all that hard yakka, with … Continue reading

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