The Hanover Theatre continues to draw over 197,000 patrons annually with world-class performances and headlining acts including Broadway hits ("Les Misérables," "Jersey Boys"), comedians (Dave Chappelle, Jay Leno, Daniel Tosh), musical acts (Neil Young, Aretha Franklin, John Legend, Donny Osmond) and everything in between ("A Christmas Carol," Alvin Ailey American Dance Theatre, Alton Brown). POLLSTAR consistently ranks The Hanover Theatre as one of the Top Theatres in the World. After eight seasons, the award-winning, historic theatre continues to establish its place as a world-class performing arts venue, acting as a catalyst for the economic development of downtown Worcester. The Hanover Theatre's acquisition of 551 Main Street houses new function space, offices, rental space for a restaurant on the ground floor and The Hanover Theatre Conservatory for the Performing Arts on the lower level.

Worcester Center for Performing Arts, a registered not-for-profit 501(c)(3) organization, owns and operates The Hanover Theatre for the Performing Arts and Conservatory. All donations are tax deductible to the fullest extent allowed by law.

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The Hanover Theatre for the Performing Arts

877.571.SHOW (7469)

2 Southbridge Street, Worcester, MA 01608

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    THE most authentic QUEEN live show since the days of QUEEN themselves. A deliberate four piece band, Almost Queen delivers...

    Sat, Feb 18, 2023

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  • Annie

    February 23rd 2023, 7:30 p.m. February 24th 2023, 8 p.m. February 25th 2023, 2 p.m. February 25th 2023, 8 p.m. February 26th 2023, 1 p.m....

    Thu, Feb 23 - Sun, Feb 26, 2023

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    March 4, 2023, 8 p.m. Born in London and raised there and in Liverpool, D.P. MacManus later came to be known...

    Sat, Mar 4, 2023

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    March 7th, 2023, 7:30 p.m. 90 minutes, no intermission The international, chart topping supergroup. Il Divo debuted in 2004 with instant success. With...

    Tue, Mar 7, 2023

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  • Paddington Gets in a Jam!

    March 10th, 2023, 6:30 p.m. Member on sale 1/10 at 10 a.m. Public on sale 1/13 at 10 a.m. 55 minutes Watch Paddington, the...

    Fri, Mar 10, 2023

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