Proctors announces 20 new shows

Tickets on sale now!

SCHENECTADY, N.Y.—JUNE 22, 2018—Tickets for Broadway Camp: AIDA and 20 newly announced shows at Proctors are on sale now.

Theatrical treats like Menopause The Musical®, Friends! The Musical Parody and Rock of Ages are on the new slate, along with special events including The Naked Magicians, One Funny Mother, Diavolo and Tap Dogs, and music offerings The Passport Series (available singly and as a $75 subscription) and Capital Records Live!.

Fan favorite Charles Ross returns with One Man Star Wars Trilogy. Jack Hanna comes back to Schenectady with Into the Wild Live! And November brings a weekend stop by old friends Cirque Eloize, with Hotel.

And families will enjoy The Phantom Tollbooth, Erth’s Prehistoric Aquarium Adventure and a new National Geographic Live Series, which is available now exclusively as a three-show package.

Tickets for all performances are available at the Box Office at Proctors, 432 State Street, Schenectady; by phone at 518.346.6204; and online at


All performances on the MainStage at Proctors unless otherwise listed.


Broadway Camp: AIDA
7 p.m. Friday and 2 & 7 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 3–4, $10
Students from the School of the Performing Arts at Proctors perform a timeless love story, with music by Elton John.

The Passport Series—Music Haven at Proctors
Sona Jorbateh
7:30 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 10, $25, GE Theatre
The first female kora virtuoso to come from a West African griot family.

Capital Records Live!
7:30 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 14, $25, GE Theatre
Four regional artists will present The Music of 1969 Live! in the latest installment of Proctors multi-media concert series.

Menopause The Musical®
Tuesday–Sunday, Oct. 16–21, $40–$45, GE Theatre
Riotous musical parody, set to classic tunes, which will have audiences cheering & dancing in the aisles

Friends! The Musical Parody
1:30 & 7:30 p.m. Saturday and 1:30 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 27–28, $38.50, GE Theatre
A hilarious new musical that lovingly lampoons TV’s Friends, celebrating the wacky misadventures of your favorite group of twentysomething pals as they navigate the pitfalls of work, life and love in 1990s Manhattan.

The Naked Magicians
7:30 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 1, $40–$75, GE Theatre
The world’s funniest and naughtiest magic show!

Cirque Éloize Hotel
8 p.m. Friday and 2 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 2–3, $20-$50,
Acrobatics, theatre, dance and live music guide visitors through an intimate refuge.

National Geographic Live Series
Steve Winter—On The Trail Of Big Cats: Tigers, Cougars and Snow Leopards
7:30 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 14, $20–$40
Go around the world in search of big cats with award winning photographer, Steve Winter!

One Funny Mother
7:30 p.m. Wednesday and Thursday, Nov. 28–29, $40, GE Theatre
A great “Girl’s Night Out” or date night for anyone who is a mom, has a mom, or is married to a mom.

The Passport Series—Music Haven at Proctors
Edmar Castaneda Trio
7:30 p.m. Nov. 30, $25, GE Theatre
Castaneda and his Columbian harp have taken the world by storm.

The Phantom Tollbooth
7 p.m. Jan. 9, $20–$40
An original stage adaptation of Norton Juster’s beloved children’s classic.

Jack Hanna’s Into the Wild Live! Presented by Nationwide
7:30 p.m. Friday, Jan. 11, $20–$40
Enjoy stories and footage from Hanna’s worldwide adventures, with an array of animals live on stage.

One Man Star Wars Trilogy
1:30 & 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 26, $30, GE Theatre
Be transported to a galaxy far, far away as Charles Ross stuns and amazes with his fun and entertaining performance.

7:30 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 30, $25-$125
Acrobatic dance group—as seen on America’s Got Talent!

National Geographic Live Series
Terry Virts—View from Above
7:30 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 31, $20–$40
Step back, about 220 miles from Earth, and experience our planet from a new perspective.

Erth’s Prehistoric Aquarium Adventure
7 p.m. Friday, Feb. 15, $20–$75
The creators of Erth’s Dinosaur Zoo Live take families on a whole new adventure—to the bottom of the ocean!

The Passport Series—Music Haven at Proctors
Banda Magda
7:30 p.m. Friday, Feb. 15, $25, GE Theatre
South American rhythm with jazz improvisation, cinematic arrangements and sophisticated audience participation.

National Geographic Live Series
Brian Skerry—Ocean Soul
7:30 p.m. Thursday, March 14, $20–$40
Underwater photographer Brian Skerry captivates with tales of his travels.

Tap Dogs
7:30 p.m. Wednesday, April 10, $20–$70,
High voltage, rugged, raw talent in the tap dance phenomenon which has taken the world by storm.

The Passport Series—Music Haven at Proctors
7:30 p.m. Thursday, April 11, $25, GE Theatre
One of Africa’s most exciting young bands, dazzling audiences worldwide with its potent blend of traditional Tonga, Luvale and Nyanja sounds

Rock of Ages
8 p.m. Friday and 2 & 8 p.m. Saturday, April 19­–20, $25–$75
Featuring the music of Styx, Poison, Whitesnake and more, Broadway’s best party is turning up the volume to ten!