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A Christmas Carol By Charles Dickens Adapted by Troy Siebels
featuring Jeremy Lawrence as Ebenezer Scrooge
Directed by Troy Siebels Musical Director & Organist
Associate Director/Associate Music Director • Steve Gagliastro* Associate Director/Dance Captain • Annie Kerins* Set Designer • Jim Kronzer+ Costume Designer • Gail Astrid Buckley+ Lighting Designer • Charlie Morrison+ Audio Engineer • Nick Joyce Flying Effects • ZFX, Inc. Production Stage Manager • Rachel Sturm* Assistant Stage Manager • Melissa Daroff* Production & Artistic Team Production Manager............................................................................... Jon Rosbrook Props Coordinator/Production Assistant.......................................... Chadyn Case Production Assistant...................................................................................... Ally Kinch Wardrobe Supervisor............................................................................. Nancy Apholt Master Electrician/LX Board Op .................................................... Brenda Shepard Rehearsal Accompanist .....................................................................................Jim Rice Puppet Co-Designer............................................. Kevin Harrington, Technocopia Assistant Costume Designer/Puppet Co-Designer............... Ryan C. Goodwin Child Wrangler ................................................................................. Lisa Wondolowski Dialect Coach ........................................................................................Christine Hamel + Member of United Scenic Artists
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Dear theatre patron, This is a letter I never wanted to write. For eight years I have had the great good fortune of being your “Scrooge.” Each year I have climbed the mountain that this most special role in this most special production with this most special collection of talent has afforded me. Each year I have discovered more about Mr. Scrooge and about myself and about this “sledgehammer of social justice” as Charles Dickens described his carol. At no time in our country’s history have we needed to be reminded that a life that is lived in a counting house is a life of building enormous chains for ourselves. That greed does not bring riches or pleasure, it only perpetuates injustice. But, at bottom, A Christmas Carol is a story of redemption. After a long night of darkness and fear, Scrooge awakes to the most joyous morning of his life. As for myself, playing Mr. Scrooge, has given me the most joyous mornings of my life. And for that I am so grateful for the wonderful gift that you have all given to me: those up here with me on the stage, those in the wings, those in the box office, in the administrative offices, those in the rehearsal room and you out there in the darkened auditorium who have fed me with your joy, your laughter and your love. Thank you. God bless us every one.
A Christmas Carol The Journey that Brought the Story to Life
A behind-the-sc enes look at the Carol” to life journey that brough on The Hanov t Charles Dicken er Theatr others have made ten years of this e stage. More than two hundre s’ “A Christmas The enduring d cast, crew and tale of the miserl annual production a belove d holida the Ghost of y Ebenezer Scroog Jacob Marley e’s transformatio y tradition. and the Spirits has helped to n with the help of Christmases bring the joy of of the holiday Past, Present members each and season to more year, than 20,000 audien Future spirit of the season inspiring each of us to be ce a better person and to embra insights and musing throughout the year. This ce the true collect s captur ion of photographs, es the New England’s memories, most lavish produc challenges, the passion and the comradery tion of Dicken behind s’ timeless classic . Cover photos @Erb
A Christmas Carol The Jour ney That Brou ght the Stor y to Life
This keepsake coffee table book is a behind-thescenes look at the journey that brought Charles Dickens’ story, A Christmas Carol to life on the stage of The Hanover Theatre. More than two hundred cast, crew and others have made this annual production a beloved holiday tradition. This collection of photographs, memories and musings captures the passion and the comradery behind New England’s most lavish production of Dickens’ timeless classic.
The Journey That Brough t the Story to Life
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A Christmas Carol Cast (in order of character's appearance) Timothy............................................................................................................ Bill Mootos* Ebenezer Scrooge............................................................................ Jeremy Lawrence* Mrs. Spencer............................................................................................... Ellen Peterson Bob Cratchit............................................................................................... Tyler Bellmon* Fred............................................................................................................. Andrew Crowe* Charitable Gentlemen............................. Christopher Chew*, Steve Gagliastro* Ghost of Jacob Marley............................................................................... Marc Geller* Mrs. Dilber .......................................................................................... Kathy St. George* Spirit of Christmas Past ............................................................................. Kylie Benoit Young Scrooge............................................................................................... Tyler Keogh Fan............................................................................................................Charlotte Siebels Mr. Fezziwig.......................................................................................... Steve Gagliastro* Dick Wilkins ..............................................................................................Michael Skrzek Young Ebenezer................................................................................................ Tim Jones Mrs. Fezziwig ................................................................................... Stephanie Carlson* Belle...................................................................................................................... Lily Steven Spirit of Christmas Present.......................................................... Christopher Chew* Mrs. Cratchit.................................................................................................Annie Kerins* Belinda Cratchit ..................................................................................... Adeline Canney Peter Cratchit.............................................................................................. Carter Siebels Martha Cratchit ................................................................................. Addelyn Esposito Tiny Tim .................................................................................................. Geneieve Lussier Millie, Fred's wife....................................................................... Laura D. DeGiacomo* Lucy.........................................................................................................Viktoria Chiappa* Topper .............................................................................................Brad Foster Reinking Suzannah ........................................................................................ Shelly Willis Fawson Ignorance & Want .........................................Genevieve Lussier, Charlotte Siebels Spirit of Christmas Future..................................................................... Mark Linehan* Laundress ........................................................................................ Meredith Gosselin* Old Joe................................................................................................... Steve Gagliastro* Turkey Boy...............................................................................................Preston Langlois Ensemble............................................................................... Millie Chew, Lucy DeMeo
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TYLER BELLMON* (Bob Cratchit) is grateful to return to The Hanover Theatre for his eighth year in their production of A Christmas Carol. Tyler was last seen as a (losing) contestant on Bravo’s “Cash Cab.” Favorite theatre credits include Bright Star (New Stage Theatre), Into The Woods (Theatre Workshop of Nantucket), Little Shop of Horrors (Gretna Theatre), Brighton Beach Memoirs (CityRep Theatre), Biloxi Blues (Forestburgh Playhouse), A Christmas Carol (Gateway Playhouse) and Oliver! (Gallery Players). Tyler is a graduate of Emerson College and holds a Bachelor of Fine Arts in musical theatre. A huge thank you goes out to his family and friends for their constant love and support! Follow him on all social platforms @tylerbellmon. KYLIE BENOIT (Spirit of Christmas Past) is excited to make her debut at The Hanover Theatre in this year’s production of A Christmas Carol! This marks her third professional show, having most recently been seen last year in the role of Matilda in the New England regional premiere of Matilda the Musical (Northern Stage) and prior to that as Tessie in Annie (MacHaydn Theatre). She is also a member of Broadway Youth Ensemble (NYC). Kylie, 12, is a seventh grader with TEC Connections Academy virtual school and a western Massachusetts resident. When she’s not on stage or singing Broadway show tunes in her room, Kylie enjoys drawing, making slime and playing with her four cats. She would like to thank her mom, dad, sister Kaelyn, the Roses and other family
and friends for their ongoing support as she continues to pursue her dreams! Instagram: @kyliebenoit_official. GAIL ASTRID BUCKLEY (Costume Design) happily returns to The Hanover Theatre for the 12th annual production of A Christmas Carol. Recent work includes Pacific Overtures and Murder on the Orient Express (Lyric Stage Company of Boston), Lifespan of a Fact (Gloucester Stage Company) and assistant costume designer on the film “I Care A Lot” starring Rosamund Pike, Peter Dinklage and Dianne Wiest. Upcoming designs include the opera La Calisto (New England Conservatory). Gail has received two Elliot Norton Awards and two IRNE Awards for Costume Design. Gail is a proud member of United Scenic Artists Local 829. She would like to wish special thanks to Liz Perlman, Costume Works Inc. and Heidi Hermiller. ADELINE CANNEY (Belinda Cratchit) Adeline is thrilled to be a part of The Hanover Theatre’s production of A Christmas Carol for the first time. Adeline is a fifth grade student at the Raymond E. Shaw Elementary School in Millbury. She has participated in several productions with Chittenango Summer Musical Theater program, including ensemble roles in Into the Woods, State Fair and Once On This Island. This spring, she played the part of Young Fiona in Shrek the Musical, Jr. (Millbury Junior High Drama Club). She would like to thank her friends and family for their support and encouragement. continued
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Who's Who STEPHANIE CARLSON* (Mrs. Fezziwig) Stephanie is excited to return for her seventh year in this wonderful production! Recent projects include Mrs. Frank in The Diary of Anne Frank (Silverthorne Theater), Cathy in Tales of the Lost Formicans (Silverthorne Theater), The Beggar Woman in Sweeney Todd (Panopera) and Trina in Falsettos (Passport Theatre Company). Some favorite roles include Birdie in The Little Foxes (New Century Theatre), Pepper in Pulp (Boston Theatre Works) and April in Company (Speakeasy Stage). Stephanie holds a Bachelor of Arts from Hampshire College. Thank you for supporting the arts! stephcarlson.com CHRISTOPHER CHEW* (Spirit of Christmas Present) is thrilled to be returning to The Hanover Theatre as the Spirit of Christmas Present. Previously, he could be seen as Joe Josephson in the critically acclaimed production of Merrily We Roll Along (Huntington Theater). Prior to that he appeared as Bud in Bridges of Madison County (SpeakEasy Stage), George/Preacher in Jonah and the Whale (Stoneham Theater), Henry Higgins in My Fair Lady (Lyric Stage Co.), Sweeney in Sweeney Todd (Lyric Stage Co.) and Shrek in Shrek the Musical (Wheelock Family Theater). Other favorites include Dan in Next to Normal (SpeakEasy Stage), Don Quixote in Man of La Mancha (Lyric Stage Co.), Fredrik in A Little Night Music (Lyric Stage Co.) and George in Sunday in the Park with George (Lyric Stage Co.). He graduated from Carnegie Mellon University with a Bachelor of Fine Arts in drama and Northeastern University with a Doctorate in Educational Leadership. MILLIE CHEW (Ensemble) is proud to be returning to The Hanover Theatre’s production of A Christmas Carol where she has enjoyed playing a range of characters, from the innocent Tiny Tim to the school yard bully. Other credits include Little Red Riding Hood in Shrek the Musical (Wheelock Family Theater). Most recently,
she has appeared in Godspell and The Man Who Came to Dinner with her local high school drama department. Additional credits include Tiger Lily in Peter Pan Jr. and Peaseblossom in A Midsummer Night’s Dream. Millie studies ballet and tap, and enjoys being a member of her studio’s competition team. She would like to thank Troy for giving her this opportunity and everyone in the cast for being so welcoming. VIKTORIA CHIAPPA* (Lucy) Viktoria is thrilled to be making her debut at The Hanover Theatre! Previous credits include The Wizard of Oz (Starlight Theatre), Doreen in Saturday Night Fever, Footloose, Bet in Oliver! (Ivoryton Playhouse) and Tinkerbelle (Disney on Ice presents Princesses and Heroes). Favorite roles include Poppy (Noises Off), Marcy (Spelling Bee), Essie (You Can’t Take it With You) and Franca (The Light in The Piazza). Viktoria is a proud Elon University graduate with a Bachelor of Fine Arts in acting and vocal performance. She would like to thank the amazing cast, crew and creative team for this wonderful experience and her family for their support, as well as a special thanks to Miss Betty. viktoriachiappa.com @toritutu. ANDREW CROWE* (Fred/Fiddler) Performing in his eighth year of this production, Andrew considers The Hanover Theatre to be his “Christmas home” and the cast of A Christmas Carol to be his “Christmas family.” Andrew spent this past summer playing fiddle for the Medora Musical in North Dakota. Other credits include the national tours of Sweeney Todd (u/s Anthony/Tobias), Cabaret (Victor) and Stand By Your Man (Don Chapel), as well as Twelfth Night (NYC’s Shakespeare in the Park) and over 60 regional theatre productions. Andrew holds a Bachelor of Music from Taylor University and acting training from Shakespeare & Company in Lenox, MA and The Barrow Group in New York City.
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Andrew lives in North Carolina on a small plot of land he calls Narnia. MELISSA DAROFF* (Assistant Stage Manager) is thrilled to be celebrating her 15th production of A Christmas Carol, her seventh with The Hanover Theatre. Credits include Dorset Theatre Festival, Commonwealth Shakespeare Company, Actors’ Shakespeare Project, North Shore Music Theatre, Hangar Theatre, Boston Playwrights’ Theatre, Boston College Theater Department and three seasons at Dallas Theater Center. Most recently, Melissa has been putting her stage management skills to good use as a project manager for the public affairs department at McLean Hospital. LAURA D. DeGIACOMO* (Millie, Fred's wife) is thrilled to be returning to The Hanover Theatre for her 12th year of A Christmas Carol. Credits include the national tours of Showboat (Kim) and Grease (u/s Sandy/ Patty), the European tour of K. Hill’s Phantom of The Opera (Jammes) and select
regional theatre credits, including Winifred Banks in Mary Poppins (Wheelock Family Theatre), Patty Andrews in Sisters of Swing, Woman in The Good War, ensemble in Tommy (Stoneham Theatre), Emily in Better off Dead (Village Theatre Project), swing in Marty (Huntington Theatre), Chava in Fiddler on the Roof (Artpark) and Hope in Anything Goes (Shawnee Playhouse) among others. Laura received her Bachelor of Fine Arts in musical theatre from Emerson College with a secondary concentration in dance. Special thanks to her husband Michael, daughter Isabella and her mom Joanne, for all of their love and support! LUCY DeMEO (Youth Ensemble) is thrilled to join the cast of A Christmas Carol! Prior performances include Matilda (Weston Drama Workshop), Mary Poppins (Framingham High School) and School of Rock (Weston Drama Workshop). An eighth grader at Saint Bridget School, Lucy studies ballet at Metrowest Dance Academy and voice with Eva Kendrick. She
Who's Who first visited The Hanover Theatre during a fifth grade field trip and is honored to see the other side of the curtain. Lucy is grateful for this fabulous opportunity and wishes everyone a festive holiday season! ADDELYN ESPOSITO (Martha Cratchit) is excited to join the cast of A Christmas Carol at The Hanover Theatre. Favorite productions include Blackbird (7 Stages), Gypsy (Henry W. Grady) and Annie (Farmville Arts Council). She was most recently in Matilda (Stagedoor Manor) and The Lion King, Jr. in the role of Nala (Auburn Middle School). Addelyn studies voice with Carrie Cheron and dance with the Charlotte Klein Dance Company, where she is on a competition team. Thanks to Troy and The Hanover Theatre for this opportunity! Love to her family, teachers and friends that support her. TIMOTHY EVANS (Music Director/Organist) is very happy to be returning to The Hanover Theatre for this year’s production. Tim holds a master of music in piano from Michigan State University and has taught on the faculty at Emmanuel College in Boston and the University of the Virgin Islands in St. Thomas. He has music directed many local and regional productions in the Boston area, including over 500 performances of I Love You, You’re Perfect, Now Change in Boston and on the national tour. He was also the music director for The All Night Strut in Boston and Los Angeles, and Sunrise Sunset: the Songs of Sheldon Harnick in Boston and Florida. He also collaborates with many Boston area cabaret artists. Timothy lives in Fairhaven, MA, with his husband, Howe Allen, and their two Jack Russell Terriers, Cheer and Davy. SHELLY WILLIS FAWSON (Suzannah) is delighted to spend another holiday season at The Hanover Theatre! Regional credits include Romancing the Throne (Goodspeed Opera House), My Heart in a Suitcase (Artspower National Touring Co), Nunsense (Dorset Theatre Festival and Priscilla Beach
Theatre), Crazy for You (Mt. Washington Valley Theatre) and Four Legged Fortune (Great American Melodrama). She is currently a spokesperson for Bank of America’s Merrill Edge and been featured in commercials for Dunkin’, Fidelity, Google, ME Lottery, RI Lottery, World’s Best Cat Litter and more. Special thanks to her husband, Jim, and son, Thomas. STEVE GAGLIASTRO (Mr. Fezziwig/ Associate Director/Associate Music Director) Steve is proud to return to The Hanover Theatre’s A Christmas Carol for his tenth year. Touring credits include Cinderella with Lea Salonga, Spongebob Squarepants: The Musical (Broadway, Asia), The Buddy Holly Story (TOTS) and Cabaret with Andrea McCardle (NetWorks). Regional credits include productions at PCLO, Riverside Theatre, Casa Mañana, Gateway, Ivoryton, Flat Rock Playhouse, Ogunquit Playhouse, Lyric Stage Co. of Boston, La Mirada, Theatre By The Sea and Maine State Music Theatre. Film credits include “American Hustle,” “Ted 2” and “Eva.” Television credits include “Billions” (Showtime), “The Deuce” (HBO) and “The Detour” (TBS). Look for him in the upcoming series “Emma” on Quibi. A Worcester native, Gags holds a Bachelor of Arts in music and education from the University of Massachusetts (Amherst) and is a proud member of the Actors’ Equity Association and SAG-AFTRA. For Lucy Sorlucco. MARC GELLER* (The Ghost of Jacob Marley) is very happy to be back at The Hanover Theatre for his seventh year. He just finished playing Herr Schultz in Cabaret (Sierra Repertory Theatre) and also recently filmed the pilot for the new television series “Katy Keene” on the CW and an episode of “The Eric André Show” for Adult Swim, both of which will air in January. Other recent appearances include 14 characters in Baskerville, Ned Weeks in The Normal Heart, Ira in The Tale of the Allergist’s Wife, Isaac in Disgraced and Doc in West Side Story.
MEREDITH GOSSELIN* (Laundress) is elated to be returning to The Hanover Theatre’s production of A Christmas Carol. Regional credits include The Book Club Play (Boston Playwrights’ Theatre), Dark Room (Bridge Repertory Theater), Mr. Burns: A Post-Electric Play (Opera House Arts) and The Wild Party (MoonBox Productions). Favorite roles include Lydia (Dark Room), Maria (Twelfth Night), Dora Strang (Equus), Lysistrata (Lysistrata), Abby (The Musical of Musicals (The Musical)!) and Liz Morden (Our Country’s Good). Meredith earned her Bachelor of Fine Arts in musical theatre from the Boston Conservatory at Berklee and is a proud member of Actors’ Equity Association. Meredith is honored to rejoin her “Christmas family” and is incredibly grateful to Troy, Tim and the team who made it possible! Much love to her hubby, actor Cameron Gosselin, who was born on Christmas Day!
TIM JONES (Young Ebenezer) is delighted to return to The Hanover Theatre’s A Christmas Carol for his second year. Recent
credits include Working: A Musical, Tarzan 11/22/19 11:02 AM and You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown (Berkshire Theatre Group). Tim received his master’s in aerospace engineering from Worcester Polytechnic Institute last May. Naturally, the next step was to become a proud Actors’ Equity Association member and move to New York City to pursue acting full-time. Much love and many thanks to The Hanover Theatre family for the joy they bring to his favorite holiday, and the same to his own family and loved ones for their wonderful support. Tim dedicates his performance to his nephew, Oliver, who celebrates his first Christmas this year! TYLER KEOGH (Young Scrooge) is a freshman at Westborough High School. He is excited to return for a third year in A Christmas Carol. Tyler has been an active member of The Hanover Theatre, the conservatory and the Youth Summer Program in the roles of Winthrop (The Music Man), Chip (Beauty and the Beast) continued
Who's Who and Benny South Street (Guys & Dolls Jr.). He also participates with SkyRise Theater. In his free time, Tyler studies acting, dancing and voice. He loves every aspect of performing and the opportunity to be a part of a show. Tyler is thankful for his family, friends, teachers and directors who support him. Happy holidays! ANNIE KERINS* (Mrs. Cratchit/Associate Director/Dance Captain) is overjoyed to return for her 11th production of A Christmas Carol at The Hanover Theatre! Credits include Looking for Billy Haines (Theatre Row), The Gypsy King (Goodspeed Opera House), Miss Adelaide in Guys and Dolls (Majestic Theater), Shrek (Wheelock Family Theatre), Thoroughly Modern Millie (Stoneham Theatre), Cabaret (New Repertory Theatre) and The Rocky Horror Show (Foothills Theatre). Annie and her husband, Steve, recently recorded a holiday album, By the Fireside, with Dan Gabel and the Abletones, now available at Gabelmusic.com! She is in post-production for a new LGBTQ film, “Out of Body,” recorded with My Pet Hippo Productions in LA. Annie is a proud member of the Actors’ Equity Association and holds a Bachelor of Fine Arts from the Hartt School. She is grateful to Troy for continuing to bring together such an amazing cast and crew to Worcester to create this award-winning production! anniekerins.com PRESTON LANGLOIS (Turkey Boy) is so excited to be spending his favorite time of year at his home away from home, The Hanover Theatre. A student of the conservatory and Youth Summer Program, Preston has enjoyed playing the roles of Marcellus (The Music Man), The Prince (Beauty and the Beast) and Big Jule (Guys and Dolls Jr.). Preston is active in school plays as a seventh grader at Oak Middle School in Shrewsbury and fills his free time playing piano, downhill ski racing, tap dancing and singing. He is thankful to Troy, Annie and Nadia and for the support
of his family and friends, especially his grandmother for making the trip from North Carolina to attend every show in which he performs. JEREMY LAWRENCE* (Ebenezer Scrooge) returns for his eighth year as Scrooge. Recent television credits include “The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel,” “Dickinson,” “Blacklist” and “Shades of Blue.” Film credits include “Critters” and work with Stephen Daldry, Ron Howard and Brian DePalma. New York theatre credits include Troilus and Cressida and Edward III (CSC/ Oregon Shakespeare Festival), Jewish King Lear (Metropolitan Playhouse), Five by Tenn (Manhattan Theatre Club) and four shows at the Mint Theatre. Regional credits include Fiddler (Goodspeed, the MUNY), Noises Off (Actors Theatre of Louisville), Into The Woods (Baltimore Center Stage and Westport Country Playhouse) and Tartuffe (Westport). He played Snagglepuss in the world premiere dramatization of the graphic novel series The Snagglepuss Chronicles (Provincetown Tennessee Williams Festival). His oneman Tennessee Williams shows and his Queer Weimar Berlin cabaret, Lavender Songs, have received international acclaim. He is celebrating his 50th year as a member of the Actors’ Equity Association. jeremylawrence.net MARK LINEHAN* (Spirit of Christmas Future) is delighted to be returning to A Christmas Carol for his third year. Regional credits include The Sound Of Music, Thoroughly Modern Millie, Anything Goes and The Music Man (Reagle Music Theatre), Assassins (New Repertory Theatre, IRNE nomination), Beauty and the Beast and Shrek the Musical (Wheelock Family Theatre, IRNE nomination), Something’s Afoot, It’s A Wonderful Life and the US premiere of Onegin (Greater Boston Stage Company). Mark is also a tour guide on Boston’s historic Freedom Trail and has appeared as a historical expert on several episodes of Mysteries at the Museum on the Travel Channel. Mark received his Bachelor continued
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the National Board of SAG-AFTRA and is a proud member of Actors’ Equity Association. CHARLIE MORRISON (Lighting Designer) National and international tours and New York City credits include Disney’s The Little Mermaid, A Christmas Story: The Musical, Dr. Seuss’s How the Grinch Stole Christmas: The Musical (NYC, Grand Ole Opry, US tour), A Chorus Line (US, Japan and China), Chitty Chitty Bang Bang, Miss Saigon, Aida (US and Asia), The Producers, Groovaloo (NYC, LA, US Tour), The Who’s Tommy (Europe and Japan), Titanic, The Music Man and many others. Regional credits include Paper Mill Playhouse, Guthrie Theater, Shakespeare Theatre Company (D.C.), Goodspeed Musicals, Seattle Repertory, Seattle 5th Avenue, Sacramento Music Circus, Theatre Under the Stars, Dallas Summer Musicals, Kansas City Starlight, Pittsburgh CLO, George Street Playhouse, North Carolina Theatre, PlayMakers Repertory and many others. Charlie is the recipient of two Helen Hayes Awards for Outstanding Lighting Design. cmlighting.com ELLEN PETERSON (Mrs. Spencer) returns to A Christmas Carol at The Hanover Theatre with joy! Recent regional credits include Lisa/Astrologer in Sunset Boulevard (North Shore Music Theatre), Jacqueline in La Cage Aux Folles (Reagle Music Theatre), Dora Bailey/Ms. Dinsmore in Singing in the Rain (Theatre By the Sea) and Grandma Gellman in Caroline, or Change (Moonbox Productions). She enjoys playing the part of Martha Corey every October in Salem’s Imprisoned! 1692. Ellen has also enjoyed working at Speakeasy Stage, the Huntington Theatre Co, Wheelock, Boston Playwrights, Lyric Stage and Greater Boston Stage. She wishes Christmas blessings to you and yours! BRAD FOSTER REINKING (Topper) is excited to return for his fourth Christmas in Worcester! Recent regional credits include Frank ‘N’ Furter in The Rocky Horror continued
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Who's Who Show (Wagon Wheel Theatre), Phinneas T. Lightspeed in Curious George (North Shore Music Theatre), Lumiere in Beauty & the Beast (Cape Cod Theatre Company) and Harry Houdini in Ragtime (Wheelock Family Theatre). He has also enjoyed working with The Lyric Stage, Commonwealth Shakespeare, Reagle Music Theatre and many others. Brad holds a Bachelor of Fine Arts in musical theatre from The Boston Conservatory. He is the proud recipient of the 2019 Indiana Harlan Award for his work in The Rocky Horror Show. Thank you to everyone at The Hanover Theatre for another wonderful holiday season, and to Andrew and Belle! bradreinking.com ILYSE ROBBINS (Choreographer) Directing and choreography credits include Greater Boston Stage Company (IRNE Award for Best Choreography for Dames at Sea, How to Succeed in Business without Really Trying and 42nd Street, Elliot Norton Award for Best Direction for Thoroughly Modern Millie and IRNE Award for Best Direction for She Loves Me), Lyric Stage Company of Boston (IRNE Award for Best Choreography for Urinetown, A… My Name Will Always Be Alice and World Goes ‘Round) and Speakeasy Stage (IRNE Award for Best Choreography, Elliot Norton Award for Best Musical for Scottsboro Boys). Acting credits include The Hanover Theatre, GBSC, New Rep and Wheelock Family Theatre. Ilyse recently directed and choreographed Million Dollar Quartet at GBSC holding the title as first female director of that show. Current and upcoming directing and choreography credits at GBSC include Miracle on 34th Street and the world premiere of Swan Lake in Blue, a jazz/tap ballet created and composed by Steve Bass. Ilyse holds a Bachelor of Science in theater from Northwestern University and Master of Education from Harvard University. She teaches Creative Drama Ed. at Brandeis University and Musical Theater Performance at Northeastern University, and is an associate member of SDC. ilyserobbins.com
CARTER SIEBELS (Peter Cratchit) is in his seventh year with The Hanover Theatre’s A Christmas Carol, having grown from Tiny Tim and Turkey Boy to Peter. Favorite roles include Harold Hill, Gaston and Nicely-Nicely (The Hanover Theatre Conservatory), Horton in Seussical Jr! (Sherwood Middle) and the title role in You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown (SkyRise and Next Generation). An eighth grader at Oak Middle School in Shrewsbury, his shows there include Freaky Friday and Mirror of Most Value: A Ms. Marvel Play. Besides theatre, Carter enjoys playing cello, Disney and all things Marvel. CHARLOTTE SIEBELS (Fan) is so excited to return with her brother and dad for her second year in this Siebels' family tradition! A third grader at Spring Street School in Shrewsbury, she has acted in several shows at SkyRise Theatre in Westborough and enjoys singing, playing the piano and snuggling with her dog, Sadie. TROY SIEBELS (Director) serves as president and CEO of The Hanover Theatre and Conservatory, having led the organization’s development and staff since 2005. The theatre presents more than 140 performances to audiences of more than 180,000 annually, and has welcomed more than two million visitors to date. The theatre is a key catalyst to the city’s revitalization and more than five hundred million dollars in downtown development, and anchors Worcester’s Theatre District. In its first 10 years, The Hanover Theatre has become an integral part of the city’s cultural fabric and an active participant in helping to drive the city forward. Troy served as producing director at Stoneham Theatre in Stoneham, MA and managing director of American Stage Festival in Milford and Nashua, NH. Troy’s favorite directing credits include Artist Descending a Staircase, The Mystery of Irma Vep, Wait Until Dark and more than fifteen productions of his adaptation of Charles Dickens’ A Christmas Carol. continued
Who's Who Troy serves as chairperson of Discover Central Massachusetts, the Downtown Worcester Business Improvement District and the Massachusetts Performing Arts Coalition. He also serves on the boards of directors of MassCreative, Worcester Cultural Coalition and New Garden Park and as a member of Worcester’s Economic Development Coordinating Council and the Massachusetts Cultural Council. MICHAEL SKRZEK (Dick Wilkins) is beyond excited to finally get to perform at The Hanover Theatre in his hometown of Worcester for the first time in his career. Michael has spent the majority of the last two years performing at sea with Disney Cruise Line and workshopping Norwegian Creative Studios’ original production of Footloose. However, he was most recently seen in the world premiere production of Love and Other Fables as well as Singin’ in the Rain (Theatre By the Sea), in the latter of which he understudied and went on for his dream role, Don Lockwood. Other favorite roles include Bert (Mary Poppins), Will Parker (Oklahoma!) and Chuck Cranston (Footloose). For the performances of those roles, Michael was awarded the 2016 Los Angeles Scenie Award for Breakthrough Star of the Year. Much love to the entire city of Worcester, including friends and family. Merry Christmas! KATHY ST. GEORGE* (Mrs. Dilber) is delighted to return to The Hanover Theatre where she has previously appeared in A Christmas Carol and Menopause the Musical. Broadway credits include Fiddler on the Roof (Lincoln Center and Gershwin Theatre, directed by Jerome Robbins), which won a Tony Award for Best Revival. Off-Broadway credits include I Love You, You’re Perfect, Now Change (Westside Theatre) and six national tours. Other credits include Gypsy, Blithe Spirit, Light Up the Sky (Lyric Stage), Mame, Pete ‘N Keely, Dear Miss Garland (Greater Boston Stage Company), Once, Violet, Significant Other, The Divine
Sister (SpeakEasy), 9 to 5, Peter Pan (NSMT), Menopause the Musical (Ogunquit) and Showboat (Fiddlehead). A native of Stoneham, MA, Kathy has received the Elliot Norton Award and two IRNE Awards. Happy holidays! kathystgeorge.com LILY STEVEN (Belle) is thrilled to be returning to The Hanover Theatre for A Christmas Carol this year! Regional credits include Indecent (Cape Rep Theatre), La Cage Aux Folles (Reagle Music Theatre), The Clearing (Hub Theatre Company), Romeo and Juliet (Stoneham Theatre), The Game of Love (workshop, Actors’ Playhouse), A Civil War Christmas (Huntington Theatre Company) and Boston Theater Company’s educational Shakespeare tour. Lily is a recent graduate of the University of Miami with a Bachelor of Fine Arts in musical theatre. Much love to MDAE and her whole Christmas family! lilysteven.com @lilymaclaren RACHEL STURM* (Stage Manager) is thrilled to be joining A Christmas Carol at The Hanover Theatre this year. Regional credits include Roald Dahl’s Willy Wonka (Wheelock Family Theatre), I Am a Dreamer Who No Longer Dreams (White Snake Projects), Fun Home (SpeakEasy Stage Company), Becoming Dr. Ruth (New Repertory Theatre), The Magic Flute (BYSO), Calendar Girls (Greater Boston Stage Company), Menopause the Musical (GFOUR Productions), Shrek: The Musical (North Shore Music Theatre), Cosi Fan Tutte (New England Conservatory) and Twelfth Night (Commonwealth Shakespeare Company). Rachel is a proud member of Actors’ Equity Association.
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Living our Mission To foster a love and appreciation for the performing arts in audiences of today and tomorrow. The Access to the Arts (ATTA) Fund continues to be a vital source of support for community outreach programs, providing access to the performing arts to youth and families who cannot afford to participate. Adopt-A-School: On Your Feet! In the spring of 2019, we celebrated the sixth year of our Adopt-A-School Program using arts to enhance the curriculum in our public schools. Superintendent Maureen Binienda and the faculty at both South and Burncoat high schools partnered with us to incorporate the themes, history and sociological impacts of a Broadway show into the curriculum across every subject in preparation for both schools (2,400 students) to see the Broadway tour of On Your Feet! Actors visited the schools the day before the performance and the tour gave students special permission to perform in the aisles during the showâ€™s finale. Many of the students only experience live theatre through this program. We are grateful to the Worcester Public Schools, city of Worcester and Durham Bus Company for continuing to collaborate with us on this program. This program is made possible by the generous support of the National Endowment for the Arts, the McDonough Foundation, Greater Worcester Community Foundation, Lamoureux Pagano Associates, The 200 Foundation and our Access to the Arts donors. We thank them for making this program possible every year. At an annual cost of nearly $150,000, this program carries quite a price tag but the experience and impact left on the students is priceless.
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2019-2020 SEASON MEMBERS Christine Heney Barbara Henrichon Monique Herman Jon & Donna Heslin Janice Hetherman Kevin Hickey Maria Hickey Jonathan Hirsch Emily & Michael Hoadley Michelle Hoarty Sharon & Daniel Hogan Eileen Holden Marcia Holman Abigail Holmes James & Diana Horan Mark & Sherry Horeanopoulos Kathy Horelik William & Beth Horgan Karen Horne Nicole Horton-Stimpson Jeanmarie Houghton Lisa Houlihan Timothy Houlihan Paula Howard Paul & Diane Howard Richard Howarth Stuart Howe Mrs. Denise Howe Claire Howe Donald & William Howe-Hughes Karen Hoxie Christine Huchowski Joyce & Dr. Marshall Hudson Leigh Catherine Hudson Anne Hudson Nancy Hughes Karl Hughes Huhtala Oil & Propane Michael & Dayna Hume Helen Hurley Mr. & Mrs. James J. Hurley Patrick & Julie Hurley Roy Hurwitz Edna Hyder Anthony & Karen Imbalzano Wendy Innis Robert Irwin Margaret Israelian Catherine Ivascyn Gail & James Ivers Valerie Jackson Laura Jacobson Pamela Jacobson Robert Jalbert Patricia Janaitis
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2019-2020 SEASON MEMBERS Wendy & Dennis O’Leary Ginny O’Leary Carol Oliver Carleen O’Neill David & Christine O’Neill Joan O’Neill Susan Onffroy Theresa & David Oriol Craig Ornell Marcy Ostrow Mrs. Joan O’Toole Susan Ouellet Paul Outerson Steve & Lori Pacheco Donald Packard Mark & Jill Palmerino Eleanor Palumbo Jennifer Palumbo T. Palumbo Rebecca Paonessa Elizabeth Pape Harry & Wendy Pape Barbara Parker Kathy C. Parker Pamela Paskalis Jeff Paster
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We celebrate student talent with four mainstage performances each year. Bancroft inspires students to take ownership of their learning. Bancroft is Worcester’s premier PreK–12 independent day school.
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2019-2020 SEASON MEMBERS Rob Ferragamo Dr. & Mrs. Allen & Yda Filiberti Mr. William Finn Dr. Robin Fischer Robert Fitzgerald Mallory Flagg Julianne Flynn Beth & Richard Foley John Frank Regina Gahan Valerie Gannon Sharon & Luis Garcia* Frances Genduso Michele Giangrande Stuart & Kathleen Glass Charles Glodas Ralph & Eileen Goodwin Dr. Joel Gore Susan & John Graham Joseph Gregus Mrs. Constance Hamilton Mrs. Patricia Hammond* Russell Hammond Maureen Hardy Robert Harrington Tim Hillman Lisa & Donald Hirbour Mrs. Elaine Hogan Charles Howe* David Hughes Christine Innamorati Nancy & Michael Isabella Mr. David Jaffe Bonnie Johnson Lisa Johnson Ms. Lori Keddy Paul & Sarah Keohane Jan & Sidney Klein Mary Anna Labato John & Christine Lafleche Susan & John Lajoie Jeanmarie LaMarche Edward Lambert Jr. Ms. Lona Lamson Mark Hutchison & Ruth Langlais Madelaine & Albert Latini* Diane Leclair Amanda & Andrew Leighton Dana & Doreen Letiecq Robert & Cecilia Leyden Carol Lincoln Laura Livingston Maureen & John Locke Joseph Loiselle
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THEATRE POLICIES & OTHER HELPFUL INFORMATION The following is presented to inform our patrons and to maintain an orderly theatrical environment and experience. These policies notwithstanding, management will always strive to be fair, ethical and understanding of our patronsâ€™ needs. For answers to frequently asked questions visit TheHanoverTheatre.org/faq. Accessible Seating and ADA Provisions: The Hanover Theatre is committed to providing access and an enjoyable visit for persons of different abilities. Spaces are reserved for patrons who use wheelchairs and for their ambulatory companions. When purchasing tickets, please be sure to mention if any special accommodations are required, including low vision, hard of hearing, limited mobility, etc. Assistive Listening Devices: Devices are available. Please inquire at the box office or ask an usher. These cannot be reserved in advance, but the number of devices available should be sufficient for the usual demand. You will be asked to leave your driverâ€™s license as a deposit. Booking Protect: Protect your investment by participating in Booking Protect, a ticket insurance option. You can choose to select Booking Protect as an add-on before finalizing your transaction. Booking Protect is only available at the time of purchase and allows you to receive a full refund of the purchase price should you or anyone in your party be unable to attend due to injury, illness, adverse weather conditions and more. Box Office Hours of Operation: (in person and by telephone) Monday through Saturday, 10am to 6pm; Sunday (if there is a performance), noon until 30 minutes after curtain on performance evenings. So that we may best serve patrons attending each event, please avoid visiting the box office to purchase tickets to future events during the hour prior to curtain time. Tickets may be purchased online 24/7 at TheHanoverTheatre.org. By telephone, call the box office at 877.571.7469 during standard hours of operation. Visit or mail the box office at: 2 Southbridge Street, Worcester, MA 01608 E-mail: email@example.com Cameras (Recording Devices): Our standard policy is that all such devices are prohibited from use in the theatre, and offenders may be ejected without compensation. On rare occasions, specific performers or engagements may request that this policy be suspended, in which case we will advise our patrons by covering lobby signage which lists the standard policy. All members of the press or media must receive advance authorization from the PR dept. (PR@thehanovertheatre.org) to use cameras or recording devices inside the theatre and must display identification upon arrival. Cell Phones: Out of respect to the performers and to fellow audience members, please remember to silence all cell phones while in the theatre. Also, please note, there is no telephone which is manned throughout the performance. Please be sure to leave your cellular number with anyone who may need to reach you during an emergency, and in the event of an emergency please take your call in the lobby. Children: All patrons MUST have a valid ticket. Parents are discouraged from bringing children under five years of age to performances which are not specifically oriented to children. Parents must remove any disruptive children from the theatre into the lobby. For these reasons, and for the comfort of all audience members, please consider carefully whether it is appropriate for you to bring children under five to the theatre.
Concessions: Please do not bring outside food and drinks to the theatre. Snacks and beverages are available for sale in the lobby. First Aid: Please speak with the house manager or any of the ushers if you need first aid or have any sort of accident or medical emergency. Insurance regulations require that such instances be documented immediately. Gift Certificates: These are available in any denomination and are available online, by calling or visiting the box office and may be used by the recipient in full or partial payment for event tickets or conservatory classes. Groups: Attending the theatre is even more fun when you bring a group. Groups of 10 or more may be eligible for a discount. For information, contact Amy Osborn at 508.471.1763. Inclement Weather Policy: It is generally impossible for touring shows and performances to be rescheduled, so we do not cancel events due to inclement weather. As with other touring performances and sporting events, we are unable to refund tickets. In extreme weather conditions we will do our best to exchange subscriber, FLEX package and member tickets to an alternate performance, if applicable. The theatre strongly recommends that you add on ticket insurance at the time of ticket purchase through Booking Protect to protect your purchase. Lost and Found: Management is not responsible for lost or stolen items. Items found at the theatre will be held by the house manager. If you have lost an item, please contact the box office as soon as possible to make a report. You will then be contacted if the item has been found. Retrieval of the item is the responsibility of the customer. Items not claimed within 30 days will be donated or disposed of without compensation. Prohibited items and activities which are prohibited include (but are not limited to): smoking, weapons, outside food or drinks, camera or recording devices, cell phones not silenced or set to vibrate, laser pointers, disruptive or abusive language, pets (except those assisting persons with disabilities), and persons exhibiting intoxication or drug use. Offenders may be removed from the theatre without compensation.| Rental of Theatre and Event Spaces: The Hanover Theatre is available for appropriate organizations and activities. Please contact our special events coordinator at 508.471.1799 or specialevents@ thehanovertheatre.org for further information. Resale of Tickets for Profit: Ticket holders may on occasion be in a position where they have purchased tickets that they later cannot personally use and will want to donate, give, trade or sell these tickets to friends or acquaintances. Management does not discourage private transactions of this nature. However, we may take appropriate actions to thwart the organized resale of tickets for profit by third parties, which we do not condone. The public is advised to be careful purchasing tickets from individuals they do not know personally, as such tickets may be void and in such cases admission to the theatre will be denied without compensation. Standing Room: All persons entering the theatre must have a valid ticket, and are not allowed to stand in the back or aisles. Ushers: The Hanover Theatre uses a dedicated and trained force of volunteer ushers that seat and assist our guests. If you would like to volunteer, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
We offer ASL sponsored by FLEXcon and audio description services provided by Audio Journal at specific performances during our season. We offer wheelchair accessibility at all shows. Visit TheHanoverTheatre.org/accessibility for complete information.
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