Dariana Mullen, HCT alumna, who started her training here at 5 years old, will be part of the new production of The Great Gatsby at Paper Mill Playhouse. The highly anticipated production will play October 12-November 12, 2023! We are so proud of her and can’t wait to see the show!
We are pleased to award this scholarship to Carly Gavant. Carly will be attending Northeastern University in the Fall to study Environmental Science & Landscape Architecture. We are so proud of all she has accomplished as an athlete and scholar, and how her time at HCT influenced her life beyond the stage.
We are thrilled to announce this year’s winner of the $1000 Theresa Labreglio College Scholarship is Nanki Nagpaul! Nanki will be attending University of Rochester/Eastmann School of Music, majoring in Psychology and Vocal Performance. The committee loved that theater helped her find her voice! Congratulations!!
The HCT Scholarship Committee, would like to congratulate REBECCA WEINTRAUB as our first recipient of the Theresa Labreglio Scholarship with her essay that they felt “embodied the essence of the scholarship in Theresa’s honor.”
This year our beloved teacher, Melissa Malone, lost her wife Theresa Labreglio. To honor both women, Hoboken Children’s Theater will be offering a scholarship in Theresa’s name, to a deserving high school senior, to be used as they enter college in the fall.
Jian Harrell at Papermill Playhouse in Holiday Inn!
Matilda Lawler in The Ferryman by Jez Butterworth directed by Sam Mendes!!
Nirvaan Pal in School of Rock!
We are so proud of our graduating seniors and the wonderful colleges they have been accepted to:
University of Michigan, Carnegie Mellon, CCM, NYU, Elon, Baldwin Wallace, Emerson, University of Miami, Boston Conservatory, Point Park, Muhlenberg, Cap21 Molloy College, UNCSA, SAIC, Wagner, Virginia Commonwealth Western Carolina, SCAD, Oberlin, University of Delaware and more!
NJ STAGE MAGAZINE gives Hoboken Children’s Theater a bronze award for best place to see Children’s Theater in New Jersey!!
Tituss Burgess’ Preacher’s Wife musical reading finds cast which includes HCT student Jian Harrell!!!! Way to go Jian!
ABC’s forthcoming Roseanne revival has hired its first new cast member to join returning vets Roseanne Barr, John Goodman, Laurie Metcalf, Sara Gilbert, Michael Fishman, Lecy Goranson and Sarah Chalke. Newcomer Ames McNamara has been tapped for the series-regular role of Mark, Darlene and David’s 8-year-old son.
Hoboken Children’s Theater student, Matilda Lawler, makes her professional debut in Mile Square Theatre’s A Net Will Appear with Broadway and Television star Richard Masur! HCT JR CO member, Willa O’Connor understudies the role and performs it on Matilda’s off day. Congrats to both extraordinary actresses!
Thank you Hula Frog and all who voted for us! We love all of you too!
Hoboken Children’s Theater Company has been nominated for a BROADWAY WORLD.COM AWARD! THE BALLAD OF JANIS MATTHEWS for Best Children’s Theatre/Family Theatre Production in New Jersey!