01 Apr
Hanover Theatre announces 2022-2023 Season! (Worcester, MA.)

By Kevin T. Baldwin

METRMAG Reviewer

Contact: 774-242-6724 




Broadway is back in Worcester with smash hits and fan favorites.

Hanover Theatre announces 2022-2023 Season!

Subscribe for all six shows for the most flexibility, best benefits and guaranteed great seats! Take advantage of an interest-free payment plan and defer payment until June 15, 2022. Depending on seat location, subscribers save up to $49 on single tickets and students subscribers save up to $240!


Tootsie | September 29 – October 2

This laugh-out-loud love letter to the theater tells the story of Michael Dorsey, a talented but difficult actor who struggles to find work until one show-stopping act of desperation lands him the role of a lifetime.

Generously Sponsored by Country Bank

Mean Girls | October 11-16

Direct from Broadway, MEAN GIRLS is the hilarious hit musical from an award-winning creative team, including book writer Tina Fey (“30 Rock”), composer Jeff Richmond (“Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt”), lyricist Nell Benjamin ("Legally Blonde") and director Casey Nicholaw ("The Book of Mormon").

Generously Co-Sponsored by Worcester State University

Aladdin | November 3-6 

From the producer of The Lion King comes the timeless story of ALADDIN, a thrilling new production filled with unforgettable beauty, magic, comedy and breathtaking spectacle. It’s an extraordinary theatrical event where one lamp and three wishes make the possibilities infinite.

Generously Sponsored by Cornerstone Bank

Annie | February 23-26, 2023
ANNIE, directed by Jenn Thompson, features the iconic book and score, written by Tony Award®-winners Thomas Meehan, Charles Strouse and Martin Charnin. This celebration of family, optimism and the American spirit remains the ultimate cure for all the hard knocks life throws your way.  

Generously Sponsored by The Club at Rockland Trust

Hadestown | March 28–April 2, 2023 
Welcome to HADESTOWN, where a song can change your fate. Winner of eight 2019 Tony Awards® including Best Musical and the 2020 Grammy® Award for Best Musical Theater Album, this acclaimed new show from celebrated singer-songwriter Anaïs Mitchell and innovative director Rachel Chavkin (Natasha, Pierre & The Great Comet of 1812) is a love story for today… and always.

Please note Sunday Evening 6:30pm subscribers will have tickets to Wednesday, March 28, 2023 at 7:30pm

Generously Sponsored by UNIBANK


Jesus Christ Superstar | April 27-30, 2023
With lyrics and music by Emmy, Grammy, Oscar and Tony winners Tim Rice and Andrew Lloyd Webber, Jesus Christ Superstaris set against the backdrop of an extraordinary series of events during the final weeks in the life of Jesus Christ as seen through the eyes of Judas. Reflecting the rock roots that defined a generation, the legendary score includes ‘I Don’t Know How to Love Him’, ‘Gethsemane’ and ‘Superstar’.

Generously Sponsored by Bay State Savings

Shows and dates subject to change.


Kevin T. Baldwin is a member of the American Theatre Critics Association (ATCA)



Please contact the box office at  877.571.SHOW (7469) or visit TheHanoverTheatre.org for more information 

Presented at the Hanover Theatre for the Performing Arts, 2 Southbridge St., Worcester. 

877-571-SHOW (7469)