News & Updates
The Palace Theatre and The Albany Fund for Education announce initiative to collect and distribute computers to students in the Albany City School District.
Oct 23, 2020
The Palace Theatre and The Albany Fund for Education have announced a partnership to collect and distribute computers to students in the Albany City School District. Currently, there are over 9,000 kids in the Albany City School District and 70% of them are learning remotely.
City of Albany, CAP COM FCU, the Palace Theatre, The Food Pantries for the Capital Region recognize collaboration during COVID-19
Sep 22, 2020
The Palace Theatre is proud to partner with the CAP COM Family of Companies including the CAP COM Cares Foundation, The City of Albany and The Food Pantries for the Capital Region to celebrate the remarkable collective effort to support the city of Albany during the COVID-19 pandemic.
July 14, 2020
The Palace Theatre, the City of Albany and Mirth Films are teaming up to present The Palace Sessions, a monthly live music series featuring some of our favorite regional acts performing in unique spaces within the historic performing arts center.
Feb 20, 2020
The Palace Theatre is pleased to announce the addition of a sensory friendly screening of the Disney classic LILO AND STITCH as part of our 2020 Family Fun Days. The sensory friendly screening will take place on Monday, April 13, while the standard Family Fun Day screening will take place on Tuesday, April 14. For both screenings, doors to the theatre will open at Noon for Games and Activities and the Movie will begin at 1:00pm.
Feb 14, 2020
Sixteen years ago, around 10 dance troupes took the stage at the Palace Theatre and rocked the building with pride, bouncing athleticism, rhythmic power and undiluted joy. The occasion: the first-ever Black History Month Step Show. But it was hardly the last.
Oct 04, 2019
In partnership with the Palace Theatre, Lodge’s Department Store, and the Albany School District, the drive collects cash donations to purchase new winter clothing items for Albany kids in need.
Sep 09, 2019
Life imitates deadly art as French New Wave obsessed film student Terry (Jack Kilmer) and his best friend, the smooth talking Phil (Shameik Moore) are both seduced by mysterious actress Catherine (Jane Levy). The longer they know each other, the more they realize they don’t truly know the real Catherine. After years of sex, betrayal, and collateral damage, the three careen into a lifestyle that leaves one of them fighting for their life.
Filming for THE PRETENDERS took place in 2016 throughout Albany and the Capital Region including the Palace Theatre.
Aug 27, 2019
On Saturday, August 17, 2019, the Palace Performing Arts Center (in cooperation with Price Chopper / Market32, MVP Health Care, Hot 99.1FM and local neighborhood associations) hosted the 2nd annual Palace Theatre Community Block Party. The weather was beautiful for the duration of the event, allowing all of the festivities to go on outside of the theatre.