Category Archives: Conservatory

Behind the Scenes with Online Learning at The Hanover Theatre Conservatory

Lisa Condit, director of marketing and public relations, and Meghan Montaner, director of education, have the latest details on exactly how the conservatory is using technology to keep summer programs and classes going. Read on for highlights from their Talk … Continue reading

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Only Intermission: 10 Fun Ways to Stay Active During COVID-19

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Spring conservatory classes just ended and we’re in the middle of a stay-at-home advisory. Still, who says you can’t stay active and healthy from the safety of your own home? Read on for 10 free online resources to get your … Continue reading

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Student Spotlight: Annabella Ferraiuolo

The Hanover Theatre Conservatory student Annabella Ferraiuolo recently had the chance to participate in a homebound program from nonprofit Headliners in Education that connects high school journalists and teachers from across the country with Broadway’s best. Ferraiuolo, who interviewed crew … Continue reading

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Broadway Designers Transform The Nutcracker

The Hanover Theatre Conservatory’s annual production of The Nutcracker is undergoing a major transformation with the help of internationally recognized scenic designer Christine Peters and lighting designer Paul Miller. Audiences will be delighted, mesmerized and surprised by the design duo’s collaboration on The … Continue reading

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Behind the Scenes with Glen Grusmark

Lisa Condit spoke with Glen Grusmark, who has been general manager at The Hanover Theatre and Conservatory for the Performing Arts for a little over a year. Read on for highlights from the interview or listen to the full interview … Continue reading

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Student Spotlight: J. Denali Herbert

This month we highlight 13-year-old J. Denali Herbert of Rutland, MA. Denali has taken a number of classes at The Hanover Theatre Conservatory, from Ballet to Improvisation. Read on to learn more about the seventh grader. Favorite Subject in School: Math … Continue reading

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Student Spotlight: Harrison Puntillo

For our second conservatory student spotlight, we highlight Harrison Puntillo, a 13-year-old eighth grader from Shrewsbury, Massachusetts. Harrison started as a student in the Pre-Teen Youth Summer Program and has since taken multiple conservatory classes during the year. What classes … Continue reading

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Behind the Scenes with Sharon Hart of The Hanover Theatre Conservatory

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Lisa Condit recently spoke with Sharon Hart, our education outreach programs coordinator and one of our conservatory’s master teaching artists. Read on for highlights from their interview, or listen to the full conversation below! Lisa: The work that you and … Continue reading

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Student Spotlight: Leland Pierce

This week we highlight conservatory student Leland Pierce, a 12-year-old sixth grader from Rutland, Massachusetts. After competing in the regional Youth America Grand Prix International Ballet Competition at The Hanover Theatre in January, Leland went on to compete in the finals in … Continue reading

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Behind the Scenes with The Nutcracker auditions

Lisa Condit spoke with The Hanover Theatre Conservatory’s new dance director, Jennifer Agbay, about this weekend’s “Nutcracker” auditions. You may recognize Jen’s vivacious personality and talent from her work with Ballet Arts Worcester, which is in the process of merging … Continue reading

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