2017 Press Releases


Comedian Chad Prather is called “modern-day Will Rogers”

Help send a student to see The Color Purple at Proctors, Oct.7-14

Kate Penn, Proctors new digital content manager, wins Emmy®  Award

The Irish Comedy Tour brings the blarney to Proctors: Crazed quartet will turn GE Theatre at Proctors into a Dublin pub

One Woman Sex and the City: A Parody on Love, Friendship and Shoes At Proctors, 7:30 p.m. Thursday

Hair Of The Dog hosts pre-St. Patrick’s Day party at Proctors: Get your Irish on! 7:30 p.m. Thursday, March 16

Annual tour of Proctors honors founder’s birthday and 90th anniversary of his theatre: Free, guided walking tour of F.F. Proctor’s crown jewel

Adrienne Iapalucci returns to Schenectady: Headlines another round of Pretty Much the Best Comedy Show

Public performance of They Built America: The Workers of the Erie Canal at Capital Repertory Theatre for one show only

Gazillion Bubble Show: Unique and incredible performance comes to Proctors

The Ninth Annual Capital Region Wine Festival at Proctors: Wine tasting, food sampling, upscale shopping, silent and live auctions, and more

The Temptations and The Four Tops: Classic soul is back at Proctors

Graeme Of Thrones — five performances at Proctors: See it before the inevitable lawsuit!

Three Capital Region Venues Join Nationwide Screenings of 1984; Tang Teaching Museum, Opalka Gallery, Proctors aim to promote community conversations 

Casting announced for the national touring production of The Sound of Music

Les 7 Doigts de la Main return to Proctors with Cuisine & Confessions: High-flying, eye-popping acrobatics … in the kitchen!

Rochmon Record Club moves to Caffe Lena: Jethro Tull’s “Aqualung” keeps popular series in play during renovation at Universal Preservation Hall

ChipandGus — a comedy with balls; award-winning show set in Schenectady comes to Proctors

Kevin McGuire brings world premiere to Capital Repertory Theatre; Some People Hear Thunder is a powerful musical love story

The elephants are back: Circus 1903 The Golden Age of Circus

Yvette C. “For Every Mountain” Williams headlines Sixth Annual Gospel Jubilee at Proctors

An Iliad at theREP: Popular adaptation of classic Greek tale fuses words and music in a spare, modern telling

TEA SATE Academy Day; Opening Eyes: Fostering Creativity in Our Region features keynote address by Joseph Campbell Foundation co-founder Robert Walter

It’s All Yours! Proctors and Capital Repertory Theatre announce 2017-2018 series with a surprise party for subscribers

Leah Bonnema Underground at Proctors; Billy on the Street writer headlines Pretty Much the Best Comedy Show with special guest feature Tracey Carnazzo