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MoreThe Exorcist

10/25/2016
The Exorcist
LIVE AT THE COHOES MUSIC HALL
Music Hall Movie Series
MoreElvis Costello & The Imposters

10/26/2016
Elvis Costello & The Imposters
Elvis Costello has followed his musical curiosity in a career spanning more than 30 years. He is perhaps best known for his performances with The Attractions, The Imposters and for concert appearances with pianist Steve Nieve. However, he has also entered into acclaimed collaborations with Burt Bacharach, The Brodsky Quartet, Paul McCartney, Swedish mezzo-soprano Anne Sofie von Otter, guitarist Bill Frisell, composer Roy Nathanson, The Charles Mingus Orchestra, record producer and songwriter T Bone Burnett and Allen Toussaint.
MoreGov't Mule

10/29/2016
Gov’t Mule

MULE-O-WEEN

Legendary rock torchbearers, Gov’t Mule, are ramping up their 2016 schedule with an extensive tour and the release of a new archival album entitled The Tel-Star Sessions, the band’s very first, and never-before-released, demos made in June 1994 at Tel-Star Studios in Bradenton, Florida.

MoreSongs for a New World

10/28/2016 – 10/30/2016
Songs for a New World
LIVE AT THE COHOES MUSIC HALL
Presented by Park Playhouse
Multiple Dates/Shows: Friday, October 28 through Sunday, October 30.
MoreSingin' In The Rain

11/1/2016
Singin’ In The Rain
LIVE AT THE COHOES MUSIC HALL
Music Hall Movie Series
1:00pm Matinee Screening
MoreSingin' In The Rain

11/1/2016
Singin’ In The Rain
LIVE AT THE COHOES MUSIC HALL
Music Hall Movie Series
7:00pm Screening
MoreBill Maher

11/6/2016
Bill Maher
For more than twenty years, Bill Maher has set the boundaries of where funny, political talk can go on American television.  First on “Politically Incorrect” and for the last thirteen years on HBO’s “Real Time,” Maher’s combination of unflinching honesty and big laughs have garnered him 34 Emmy nominations.
MoreThe French Connection

11/7/2016
The French Connection
Citizens Bank Movie Series at the Palace Theatre
MoreMr. Smiith Goes to Washington

11/8/2016
Mr. Smiith Goes to Washington
LIVE AT THE COHOES MUSIC HALL
Music Hall Movie Series
MoreTower of Power

11/10/2016
Tower of Power
LIVE AT THE COHOES MUSIC HALL
MoreWarren Miller's Here, There & Everywhere

11/11/2016
Warren Miller’s Here, There & Everywhere
This year, the exploration continues with Warren Miller Entertainment’s Here, There & Everywhere. Follow Marcus Caston, Grete Eliassen, Jeremy Jones, Jess McMillan, Wendy Fisher, Collin Collins and more as they take on terrain in Kicking Horse, Switzerland, Greenland, Crested Butte, and more. With another winter right around the corner, Warren Miller Entertainment will be anywhere mountains rise and snow falls. We’re going to be Here, There & Everywhere.
MoreWarren Miller's

11/12/2016
Warren Miller’s “Here, There & Everywhere”
This year, the exploration continues with Warren Miller Entertainment’s Here, There & Everywhere. Follow Marcus Caston, Grete Eliassen, Jeremy Jones, Jess McMillan, Wendy Fisher, Collin Collins and more as they take on terrain in Kicking Horse, Switzerland, Greenland, Crested Butte, and more. With another winter right around the corner, Warren Miller Entertainment will be anywhere mountains rise and snow falls. We’re going to be Here, There & Everywhere.
MoreThe Main Street Kids' Club: A MathStart Musical

11/13/2016
The Main Street Kids’ Club: A MathStart Musical
Produced by Park Playhouse
A GE KIDS IN FREE Event
The Main Street Kids Club: A Mathstart Musical is inspired by the award-winning visual learning book series.
MoreFestival of Praise

11/14/2016
Festival of Praise
The Festival of Praise Tour 2016 returns to the Palace Theatre with some of the biggest names in Gospel music. Featuring Fred Hammond, Israel Houghton, Karen Clark Sheard, Regina Belle, Casey J, comedian Earthquake & more, the Festival of Praise 2016 is a concert celebration you don’t want to miss!
MoreStar Wars: The Force Awakens

11/15/2016
Star Wars: The Force Awakens
LIVE AT THE COHOES MUSIC HALL
Music Hall Movie Series
MoreDisney Live! Mickey & Minnie's Doorway to Magic

11/18/2016
Disney Live! Mickey & Minnie’s Doorway to Magic

4:00 PM PERFORMANCE

Open the door to reveal mesmerizing worlds of unforgettable Disney moments and grand illusions when Disney Live! Mickey and Minnie’s Doorway to Magic visits Albany’s Palace Theatre on November 18! Join Mickey Mouse, Minnie Mouse and the comical duo of Donald and Goofy as 25 of your favorite characters surprise and captivate at every turn of the knob!

MoreDisney Live! Mickey & Minnie's Doorway to Magic

11/18/2016
Disney Live! Mickey & Minnie’s Doorway to Magic

7:00 PM PERFORMANCE

Open the door to reveal mesmerizing worlds of unforgettable Disney moments and grand illusions when Disney Live! Mickey and Minnie’s Doorway to Magic visits Albany’s Palace Theatre on November 18! Join Mickey Mouse, Minnie Mouse and the comical duo of Donald and Goofy as 25 of your favorite characters surprise and captivate at every turn of the knob!

MoreDark Star Orchestra

11/19/2016
Dark Star Orchestra

Celebrating The Grateful Dead Experience

Performing to critical acclaim worldwide for nearly 15 years and over 2000 shows, Dark Star Orchestra continues the Grateful Dead concert experience. Their shows are built off the Dead’s extensive catalog and the talent of these 7 fine musicians. On any given night the band will perform a show based on a set list from the Grateful Dead’s 30 years of extensive touring or use their catalog to program a unique set list for the show. By recreating set lists from the past, and by developing their own sets of Dead songs, Dark Star Orchestra offers a continually evolving artistic outlet within this musical canon. Honoring both the band and the fans, Dark Star Orchestra’s members seek out the unique style and sound of each era while simultaneously offering their own informed improvisations.

More10,000 Maniacs

11/19/2016
10,000 Maniacs
LIVE AT THE COHOES MUSIC HALL
MoreStar Trek III: The Search For Spock

11/21/2016
Star Trek III: The Search For Spock
Citizens Bank Movie Series at the Palace Theatre
MoreAlice's Restaurant

11/22/2016
Alice’s Restaurant
LIVE AT THE COHOES MUSIC HALL
Music Hall Movie Series
MoreA Christmas Carol

11/30/2016
A Christmas Carol

Nebraska Theatre Caravan Presents

When Charles Dickens wrote his “ghostly little tale” in 1843, he couldn’t know that A Christmas Carol was destined to become one of the most beloved holiday traditions of all time. By telling this fable illustrating the unfairness of the Industrial Revolution and the necessity for brotherhood and unselfishness, Dickens gave the world one of its most enduring Christmas stories.

MoreMoscow Ballet's Great Russian Nutcracker

12/2/2016
Moscow Ballet’s Great Russian Nutcracker
The biggest Christmas experience of the year…see the original, direct from Russia, Moscow Ballet Great Russian Nutcracker! “Hot Ticket!” raves the New York Times. “Bravura expertise,” from the Los Angeles Times. Enchant the whole family with larger than life puppets, magical winged clock, 60 foot growing Christmas tree and spectacular hand-made costumes and sets from Russia. A must-see event, witness the world’s best dancers live! Get your tickets before they sell out!
MoreMagic of Christmas

12/4/2016
Magic of Christmas

Albany Symphony

Celebrate the magic of the season with family and friends at the Capital Region’s premiere holiday celebration. Festive carols and sparkling holiday favorites led by Music Director, David Alan Miller. Of course, the program culminates with a very special visit from Santa Claus himself.

MoreWhite Christmas

12/6/2016
White Christmas
LIVE AT THE COHOES MUSIC HALL
Music Hall Movie Series
7:00pm Screening
MoreWhite Christmas

12/6/2016
White Christmas
LIVE AT THE COHOES MUSIC HALL
Music Hall Movie Series
1:00pm Matinee Screening
MoreAn Evening with Yo-Yo Ma

12/8/2016
An Evening with Yo-Yo Ma

Albany Symphony

Experience the artistry, the energy of Yo-Yo Ma in concert. Yo-Yo Ma returns for one performance only with the Albany Symphony!

MoreElf

12/12/2016
Elf
Citizens Bank Movie Series at the Palace Theatre
MoreA Christmas Story

12/13/2016
A Christmas Story
LIVE AT THE COHOES MUSIC HALL
Music Hall Movie Series
MoretruTV Impractical Jokers

12/16/2016
truTV Impractical Jokers
“Santiago Sent Us” Tour – Starring The Tenderloins
9:30PM PERFORMANCEThe Tenderloins, a New York-based comedy troupe, whose four members – Joe Gatto, James Murray, Brian Quinn and Sal Vulcano – are the creators, executive producers, and stars of truTV’s hit series, Impractical Jokers. Currently in its 5th season, Impractical Jokers follows the guys as they coerce one another into doing public pranks while being filmed by hidden cameras.
MoretruTV Impractical Jokers

12/16/2016
truTV Impractical Jokers
“Santiago Sent Us” Tour – Starring The Tenderloins
6:30PM PERFORMANCEThe Tenderloins, a New York-based comedy troupe, whose four members – Joe Gatto, James Murray, Brian Quinn and Sal Vulcano – are the creators, executive producers, and stars of truTV’s hit series, Impractical Jokers. Currently in its 5th season, Impractical Jokers follows the guys as they coerce one another into doing public pranks while being filmed by hidden cameras.
MoreA Charlie Brown Christmas

12/17/2016 – 12/18/2016
A Charlie Brown Christmas

Presented by Park Playhouse

Multiple Dates/Shows: Saturday, December 17 & Sunday, December 18.

The classic animated television special, A Charlie Brown Christmas comes to life in this faithful stage adaptation in which Snoopy, Charlie Brown and the rest of the Peanuts Gang discover the true meaning of Christmas.

MoreNational Lampoon's Christmas Vacation

12/19/2016
National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation
Citizens Bank Movie Series at the Palace Theatre
MoreMiracle on 34th Street

12/20/2016
Miracle on 34th Street
LIVE AT THE COHOES MUSIC HALL
Music Hall Movie Series
MoreIt's a Wonderful Life

12/23/2016
It’s a Wonderful Life
Citizens Bank Movie Series at the Palace Theatre
MoreZootopia

12/28/2016
Zootopia
Citizens Bank Movie Series at the Palace Theatre
Family Dun Day!
MoreTwiddle

12/31/2016
Twiddle
Ring in the New Year with Twiddle!
w/s/g Aqueous & Soule Monde

Twiddle, a Vermont-based quartet, dismantles most preconceived notions of jam band culture. Their fresh multi-genre approach conjures up rock, jazz, and bluegrass, but above all, masterfully blends reggae and funk.
MoreTchaikovsky's First Piano Concerto

1/7/2017
Tchaikovsky’s First Piano Concerto

Albany Symphony

Celebrate the new year with a colorful performance of Tchaikovsky’s First Piano Concerto performed by internationally acclaimed pianist, Ilya Rashkovskiy followed by the evocative Symphony No. 1 by Grammy Award-winning composer, John Corigliano.  Inspired by the AIDS Quilt, Symphony No. 1, ” Of Rage and Remembrance” is an emotional memorial and personal tribute to Corigliano’s friends and colleagues who lost their battle with AIDS.

MoreUmphrey's McGee

1/28/2017
Umphrey’s McGee
w/s/g Joshua Redman
and Spafford
Umphrey’s McGee return to the Palace Theatre on their Winter 2017 Tour with special guests Joshua Redman & Spafford.
MoreLivingston Taylor, Tom Chapin & EVA

1/28/2017
Livingston Taylor, Tom Chapin & EVA
LIVE AT THE COHOES MUSIC HALL
MoreIndiana Jones and the Last Crusade

1/30/2017
Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade
Citizens Bank Movie Series at the Palace Theatre
MoreThe Three Stooges Film Festival

2/6/2017
The Three Stooges Film Festival
Citizens Bank Movie Series at the Palace Theatre
MoreMusicians of Ma'alwyck

2/11/2017
Musicians of Ma’alwyck
LIVE AT THE COHOES MUSIC HALL
MoreGet The Led Out

2/11/2017
Get The Led Out
The American Led Zeppelin
MorePolkadots: The Cool Kids Musical

2/12/2017
Polkadots: The Cool Kids Musical
Produced by Park Playhouse
A GE KIDS IN FREE Event
Based on the historical events of the Little Rock Nine, Polkadots tells the story of Lily Polkadot just as she has relocated to the “Squares Only” small town of Rockaway.
MorePretty Woman

2/13/2017
Pretty Woman
Citizens Bank Movie Series at the Palace Theatre
MoreBrahms' Fourth

2/18/2017
Brahms’ Fourth

Albany Symphony

Karina Canellakis makes her Albany Symphony Debut with a rousing performance of Dance Cards by Pulitzer Prize-winning conductor, Jennifer Higdon and beloved classics by Beethoven and Brahms.

MoreFly Dance

2/18/2017
Fly Dance

LIVE AT THE COHOES MUSIC HALL

FLY DANCE – The Gentlemen of Hip Hop –  is an all-male contemporary dance company known for its high-energy performances with clever staging to a variety of music, including classical, jazz, pop, hip-hop, experimental, drumming and live sound effects.

MoreFrozen

2/21/2017
Frozen
Citizens Bank Movie Series at the Palace Theatre
Family Fun Day!
MoreDisney's Choo Choo Soul

2/25/2017
Disney’s Choo Choo Soul

LIVE AT THE COHOES MUSIC HALL

Alllll Abooooard!!! Follow the musical adventures of the hip-hop singing Train Conductor Genevieve, and her dancing, beatboxing engineer, DC, as they entertain kids while performing soulful and current renditions of the ABC’s and 1-2-3’s. This show will have you singing and dancing to the beat!

MoreSelma

2/27/2017
Selma
Citizens Bank Movie Series at the Palace Theatre
MoreGodspell

3/3/2017 – 3/5/2017
Godspell
LIVE AT THE COHOES MUSIC HALL
Presented by Park Playhouse
Multiple Dates/Shows: Friday, March 3 through Sunday, March 12.
MoreGodspell

3/10/2017 – 3/12/2017
Godspell
LIVE AT THE COHOES MUSIC HALL
Presented by Park Playhouse
Multiple Dates/Shows:Friday, March 3 through Sunday, March 12.

MoreThe Sting

3/13/2017
The Sting
Citizens Bank Movie Series at the Palace Theatre
MoreBrian Regan

3/17/2017
Brian Regan
Brian Regan is a unique comedian whose materials is relatable to generations of fans and revered by comedian as the best in the business. Setting a comedic standard of excellence that others continually try to follow, Brian Regan made history on September 26, 2015 with the critically-acclaimed live broadcast of Brian Regan: Live From Radio City Music Hall, the first live broadcast of a stand-up special in Comedy Central’s history.
MoreThe Who: The Kids Are Alright

3/20/2017
The Who: The Kids Are Alright
Citizens Bank Movie Series at the Palace Theatre
MoreInto The Woods

3/31/2017 – 4/2/2017
Into The Woods
LIVE AT THE COHOES MUSIC HALL
Presented by Park Playhouse
Multiple Dates/Shows: Friday, March 31 through Sunday, April 2.
MoreCeltic Woman

4/5/2017
Celtic Woman

Voices of Angels

Multi-platinum international music sensation Celtic Woman presents VOICES OF ANGELS a captivating new show for 2017. A true celebration of an incredible journey that has captivated millions, don’t miss Celtic Woman live in concert!

MoreBeethoven's Ninth

4/8/2017
Beethoven’s Ninth

Albany Symphony

Experience the world-class artistry of the Albany Symphony under the baton of David Alan Miller with a world premiere performance of a new work by George Tsontakis and a towering performance of Beethoven’s epic Symphony No. 9;  a fitting Palace Theatre finale in honor of David Alan Miller’s 25th Anniversary.

MoreInto The Woods

4/7/2017 – 4/9/2017
Into The Woods
LIVE AT THE COHOES MUSIC HALL
Presented by Park Playhouse
Multiple Dates/Shows: Friday, April 7 through Sunday, April 9.
MoreThe Maltese Falcon

4/10/2017
The Maltese Falcon
Citizens Bank Movie Series at the Palace Theatre
MoreThe Little Mermaid

4/18/2017
The Little Mermaid
Citizens Bank Movie Series at the Palace Theatre
Family Fun Day!
MoreBrian Wilson presents Pet Sounds

4/26/2017
Brian Wilson presents Pet Sounds
The Final Performances
w/s/g Al Jardine & Blondie Chaplin
With one of the most in demand concert outings of the year, music legend Brian Wilson is extending the final performance run of his Pet Sounds 50th Anniversary World Tour. Garnering critical acclaim and marking a true return to form, Brian Wilson and his band, joined by former bandmates Al Jardine and Blondie Chaplin continue to deliver a live performance of Pet Sounds in its entirety, as well as top hits and fan favorites spanning his 54-year career with The Beach Boys and as a solo artist.
MoreChris Perondi's Stunt Dog Experience

5/7/2017
Chris Perondi’s Stunt Dog Experience
LIVE AT THE COHOES MUSIC HALL
5:00pm Performance
MoreChris Perondi's Stunt Dog Experience

5/7/2017
Chris Perondi’s Stunt Dog Experience
LIVE AT THE COHOES MUSIC HALL
2:00pm Performance
MoreThe Musical Adventures of Flat Stanley

5/14/2017
The Musical Adventures of Flat Stanley
Produced by Park Playhouse
A GE KIDS IN FREE Event
The beloved children’s book has become a literary and pop cultural phenomenon, delighting readers and travelers all around the world.
MoreTop Gun

5/15/2017
Top Gun
Citizens Bank Movie Series at the Palace Theatre

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