News & Updates

Palace Theatre executive's vision for revitalizing downtown Albany

Jan 12, 2018

Susan Rosko Fogarty, executive director of the Palace Theatre, said major renovations to the theater are a critical piece to transforming downtown Albany, New York, into a place where people want to live and businesses want to grow.

Twiddle Welcomes Preschoolers For Heartwarming Pre-NYE Soundcheck Visit

Jan 03, 2018

Twiddle learned an important lesson recently: If you want fans for life, you need to start them off early! When it comes to keeping traditions alive, the most important thing to do is making sure a new generation is coming in to replenish the ranks. 

Sale of Palace Theatre finalized by Albany

Jan 02, 2018

The city of Albany and the Palace Performing Arts Center, the non-profit group that operates the historic theater, have completed the sale and transfer of the downtown Albany venue at 19 Clinton Ave.

Arts and cultural groups among the winners in REDC grants

Dec 14, 2017

The $85 million in state Regional Economic Development Councils grants announced on Wednesday includes many awards for arts and cultural organizations in the broader Capital Region, including $2.5 million toward renovations and modernization at Albany’s Palace Theatre, $500,000 toward new seats and other work at Proctors in Schenectady and $500,000 toward restoration of the historic Burden Iron Works Museum in Troy.