Applications Open for Second Year of Fairgame Grants

Arts organizations from the Capital Region, Catskills and Southern Tier set to benefit from casino funding   SCHENECTADY – The Upstate Theater Coalition for a Fairgame is pleased to announce the second year of Fairgame Arts Grants, an invaluable funding opportunity for non-profit arts and cultural organizations in three New York state regions—Capital, Catskills and Southern…

Silverthorne Theater Costume Fashion Show to be Part of LAVA Center Grand Opening in Greenfield

Greenfield – On Saturday, February 1 at 7:30 pm, Silverthorne Theater will pull out some of the more spectacular of the costumes used in Silverthorne’s past six seasons as well as samples from its collection for a festive Fashion Show. This free event will celebrate Silverthorne’s new tenancy in the LAVA Center, the arts incubation space in downtown Greenfield at 324 Main Street.…

Hartford Stage Extends PlayDate Babysitting Program Through Remainder of 2019/2020 Season

Free childcare service for theatre-going parents and caregivers will begin on January 18 during Pike St. HARTFORD, CT — January 9, 2020 — PlayDate, the pilot babysitting program jointly developed by Hartford Stage and Christ Church Cathedral last year, will extend through the remainder of the 2019/2020 season. PlayDate provides free convenient, reliable babysitting for parents…

Troy Savings Bank Music Hall Receives $1.1 Million in State Funding

TROY, NEW YORK      The Troy Savings Bank Music Hall Corporation was awarded a $1.1 million grant from Empire State Development through the Regional Economic Development Council. The Capital Region was a top performer and had 120 economic development projects funded, for a total of $84.1 million out of $761 million from New York State. The Music…