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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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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Five Things To Know: Miss Massachusetts Pageant

The Miss Massachusetts Preliminary Competition and Miss Massachusetts Pageant return to The Hanover Theatre and Conservatory for the Performing Arts June 28-29. Read on for our top five things to know before you attend the competitions. The Miss Massachusetts Program … Continue reading

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Five Shows Dad Will Love This Season

Looking for the perfect Father’s Day gift? Here are five upcoming shows at The Hanover Theatre and Conservatory for the Performing Arts that are exactly what dad needs. From comedy to live music, dad is sure to love the gift … 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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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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