December 15-18 Mainstage at Proctors The Capital Region’s premier holiday extravaganza, featuring the Empire State Youth Orchestra and Youth Chorale with special guests Fireworks Ensemble, the Northeast Ballet and Orlando’s School of Dance.
Net proceeds benefit the Melodies Center for Childhood Cancer and Blood Disorders at the Bernard & Millie Duker Children’s Hospital at Albany Medical Center. More…
‘Twas The Land of the Night Before Christmas
Fenimore Gallery at Proctors
A heartwarming musical family comedy about an enchanting village where everyone enthusiastically prepares for the holiday morning ALL the time. Exchanging presents but never opening them, decorating and undecorating the tree…it’s all part of their simple and content daily life. Until one day, when a likable bumbling soul wanders into the town and promises everyone he can show them all about the holiday. More…
On The Stage
The Found Footage Festival – Dec. 16, 7:30pm GE Theatre – Curators Joe Pickett and Nick Prueher take the audience on a guided tour of their latest and greatest VHS finds, providing live commentary and where-are-they-now updates on the people in these videotaped obscurities.
Christmas Sinatra Style – Dec. 17, 7:30pm GE Theatre – The Joey Thomas Big Band takes you on an intimate holiday tour through the Sinatra Songbook and more.
Magpie and Kim & Reggie Harris – Dec. 18, 7pm GE Theatre – Sing Solstice: Come sing, laugh, and light a taper at our warm and wonderful musical celebration of the Season of Light! Presented by the Eighth Step.
GE Theatre – Based on Michael Morpurgo’s novel and adapted for the stage by Nick Stafford, War Horse takes audiences on an extraordinary journey from the fields of rural Devon to the trenches of First World War France.
Bel Cibo: An American Bistro December 18, 10am-2pm 96 Jay Street Christmas Open House featuring Brunch with Mrs. Claus. If we are lucky, Santa may make an appearance, but it’s a very busy time of year for him. Specialty foods and gift baskets for gift giving and suitable for everyone’s budget! Reservations would be suggested for brunch.