The Palace Performing Arts Center believes that the power of arts education can transform communities by teaching young people valuable life lessons and skills, including teamwork, self-confidence, and effective communication. Our arts education programs serve over 25,000 students annually.


From free school-time performances for students to classes and workshops offered in partnership with our resident production company, Park Playhouse, The Palace maintains a robust series of hands-on and audience-based arts education programs, which serve thousands of students in the Capital Region annually.

Click here to learn about free School Time Performances

Click here to learn about our Scholastic Touring Shows

Click here to learn about our Family Series Shows

Click here to learn about our Classes & Workshops



To learn more, or to sign up for classes or performances:

 Ashley Simone Kirchner, Arts & Education Coordinator:

 (518) 465-3335 x113

 [email protected]


To stay up to date on our educational offerings, whether you are a student interested in classes and performance opportunities or a school teacher interested in our theatre for young audiences productions, join our education mailing list!