Category Archives: Broadway Series

Behind the Scenes with Members Barry and Jean Alman

Talk of the Commonwealth’s Hank Stolz spoke with Lisa Condit, The Hanover Theatre’s director of marketing and public relations, and Barry and Jean Alman, Franklin Square Society members and Loyal Subscribers of the theatre’s Broadway Series. Read on for highlights … Continue reading

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Meet Andy Blankenbuehler of Broadway’s Bandstand

From three-time Tony® winner and “Hamilton” choreographer, Andy Blankenbuehler, comes a poignant and inspiring new American musical that explodes with infectious music and high-octane, heart-stopping dancing. Read on for a discussion with Blankenbuehler about Bandstand before the national tour visits … Continue reading

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Behind the Scenes with Gina Rattan, Associate Director of Bandstand

Lisa Condit spoke with Gina Rattan, associate director of Bandstand. The Broadway musical comes to The Hanover Theatre and Conservatory for the Performing Arts Thursday, March 19 – Sunday, March 22. Read on for highlights from the interview or listen … Continue reading

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Cream Rises to the Top: The Making of Bandstand

When writing partners Richard Oberacker and Robert Taylor were thinking of ideas for a new musical, they asked themselves a question: What would happen if you merged the style and passion of a golden age musical, like “South Pacific” or “On … Continue reading

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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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