Community Commitment

TWO PRODUCTIONS - Hanover Community Players (HCP) present two productions each year.  A comedy show each spring in April/May and in December a family show featuring children, teens and adults.

Productions to date

DONATE TO YOUTH HCP donates $1 from adult ticket sales for each show to support youth in the community with funds directed to youth or organizations that will assist youth:  Big Brothers Big Sisters of Hanover & District- $2,000; South Grey Bruce Youth Literacy-$900; Youth Roots-$700; Children’s Wish Foundation-$200; Women’s House Serving Grey & Bruce $700; The Loft, Hanover (CMHA) $1,040; Hanover Housing Support Program $720; Bruce Grey Mentorship Program $828; Grey Bruce School of Dance $1193.00; The Salvation Army $1,380.00; 2019 Hanover Public Library Children's Program $457.00; 2022 St. Matthew's Evangelical Lutheran Church Children's Programming $583.00; 2023 Grey Bruce Ontario Student Nutrition Program, $1,320.00;   2024 Salvation Army Hanover and Area Food Bank $2,019.00 

CONTRIBUTE FUNDS FOR THEATRE UPGRADES - HCP sponsored a musical concert “Soundly Seated” in 2009 and donated $4000 to the Town of Hanover to assist with the purchase of new theatre seats. HCP contributes funds to the Town of Hanover to purchase equipment for the theatre including stage lighting fixtures, lighting control console, and black curtains and velour drapes for main entrance.  HCP also provided materials and volunteer labour to build storage racks for theatre flats, costumes, and props in the storage facility provided and owned by the Town of Hanover.  In conjunction with Kerry Moore School of Dance, HCP and KMSD donated two LED lighting instruments and cabling in 2015; Hearing Assist Project to make a section of the theatre seating accessible for those who have hearing aids or hearing loss. $3,000 in 2017.  New blackout curtain for theatre entrance, $900, in 2018.  $10,000 from the  Community Foundation Grey Bruce, the grant was applied for by HCP,  to help the town to cover the cost for new stage curtains in the theatre in 2022.

MEMBERSHIP FEES - HCP endeavours to ensure membership fees are affordable for individuals and families.  You can pay online!

TRAINING WORKSHOPS - HCP would like to offer more training  workshops for directors, stage manager, actors and various facets of theatre when volunteers are available.  A Youth Theatre program is something HCP would like to develop and they are starting with a Drama Camp in 2024.  

INTO THE FUTURE - HCP will strive to continue to provide the best possible local amateur theatre in the community and remain optimistic that the audience base will continue to grow to ensure the sustainability of amateur theatre in Hanover and the surrounding communities.



Hanover Community Players

443 10th Avenue, Hanover ON N4N 2P1

519-506-6902 (Box-office, active only one month prior to production)