Category Archives: Features

James Matthew Barrie the Author

You have heard of Peter Pan, but do you know the story behind the author, J.M. Barrie, who used real life experiences to write the classic story? Learn all about J.M. Barrie’s real life inspiration and test your Finding Neverland … 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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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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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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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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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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Five Things to Know Before You Go: Darci Lynne and Friends Live

“America’s Got Talent” season 12 winner, Darci Lynne, brings her  first national tour to Worcester on Sunday, November 4. Check out our website to purchase tickets and continue reading for five fun facts about Darci Lynne.  1. A young talent … Continue reading

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Five Things to Know: Callas in Concert

“La Divina” herself returns to the stage by the magic of modern technology on Wednesday, November 7 the Music Worcester presents Callas in Concert: The Hologram Tour. Read on for a brief overview of Callas’ spectacular career, then visit our website to … Continue reading

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Five Things To Know Before You Go: Decades Rewind

The ’60s, ’70s and ’80s come to life when Decades Rewind comes to Worcester on Saturday, October 27. With two hours of choreographed medleys, nostalgic video and more, it is sure to be a must-see roadshow that will have you rockin’ … Continue reading

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Five Things To Know: The Temptations and The Four Tops

Music legends The Temptations and The Four Tops are bringing your favorite Motown classics to Worcester on Sunday, October 28. The performance will be filled with all the best hits from the 1960’s and ’70s. Visit our website to purchase tickets … Continue reading

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