Gregory Porter to Play Troy Savings Bank Music Hall

TROY, NEW YORK     The Troy Savings Bank Music Hall Corporation adds the soulful music of jazz singer Gregory Porter to our 2017-2018 season.  He’ll join us in the new year, on Friday, February 16 at 8 PM.  Gregory Porter Friday, February 16, 2018, 8 PM  Tickets:  $49.50 $44.50, $38.50 “The intersection of Kurt Elling and Sammy…

EMPAC Offers Free Building Tours Throughout Fall season

Highlighting new technologies and the center’s programmatic capabilities Troy, NY — Throughout the Fall 2017 season, the Curtis R. Priem Experimental Media and Performing Arts Center (EMPAC) at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute will offer a series of free building tours on the first Saturdayof each month. Led by a different member of the EMPAC team, each tour will focus on a different thematic or technological area, from audio, to…

Berkshire Theatre Group’s Community Production of “A Christmas Carol” Returns to The Colonial Theatre

Pittsfield, MA–– Berkshire Theatre Group is pleased to announce the 12th annual community production of Charles Dickens’ A Christmas Carol, adapted by Eric Hill and directed by Travis G. Daly, and presented for the seventh time at The Colonial Theatre in Pittsfield. A Christmas Carol runs Saturday, December 9 through Friday December 22. Tickets to A Christmas Carol are $38 for adults, and $28 for children…

REVIEW: “Hello, Dolly!” at the Mac-Haydn

by Macey Levin Hello, Dolly!, an American classic, is receiving a terrific revival on Broadway with Bette Midler.  It is also receiving a terrific revival at Chatham, New York’s Mac-Haydn Theatre with a marvelous Dolly and a spirited and talented cast. Based on Thornton Wilder’s The Matchmaker, the original production, directed by Gower Champion, opened…