Four Local Cities Proclaim Capital Region Immigrants’ Day

Declarations coincide with The Immigrants’ Ball: Celebrating the American Dream at Proctors, Sunday, Aug. 18 SCHENECTADY, N.Y.—AUG. 15, 2019—The mayors of the four anchor cities of the Capital Region will proclaim Sunday, Aug. 18, Capital Region Immigrants’ Day in their individual municipalities. Mayors Meg Kelly (Saratoga Springs), Patrick Madden (Troy), Gary R. McCarthy (Schenectady) and Kathy Sheehan (Albany) have all, or…

Proctors Slates Additional Screenings of Documentary “Toni Morrison: The Pieces I Am”

  “What a legend, what a loss,” says Proctors Collaborative CEO Philip Morris   SCHENECTADY, N.Y.—AUG. 9, 2019—Proctors has slated three additional screenings of the documentary Toni Morrison: The Pieces I Am, which was scheduled to close following Wednesday’s exhibition.  “We began screening The Pieces I Am last Friday, with no knowledge that she would pass the…

EPA Auditions for Capital Repertory Theatre’s TYA Shows

Capital Repertory Theatre (Albany, NY) 2019-2020 Season TYA EPA Auditions for Cinderella! and Petticoats of Steel Producing Artistic Director: Maggie Mancinelli-Cahill Associate Artistic Director: Margaret E. Hall Chief Administrative Officer: Philip Morris Contract Deal Points: 1.  One Roundtrip Amtrak from NYC to Albany, NY 2.  Private Housing in theREP’s company apartments (no sharing) 3.  Weekly…

Fulton-Montgomery Community College Announces New Associate Degree in Entertainment Technology

School President Dustin Swanger says program offers students “a clear path towards employment” in the arts   SCHENECTADY, N.Y.—MAY 21, 2019—Under the marquee at Proctors Tuesday morning, Fulton-Montgomery Community College President Dustin Swanger announced a new degree program aimed at students considering a career in the ever-growing entertainment industry.   Developed with input from Proctors…

New York Stage Originals Returns to Proctors with “Heart of Stone”

SCHENECTADY, N.Y.—MAY 17, 2019—New York Stage Originals returns to Schenectady to stage the world premiere of Heart of Stone, June 1–9, in The Addy at Proctors. Building on the success of its workshop production of the new musical Young Dr. Jekyll at Proctors last June, NYSO is once again partnering with TheatreTECH to bring a workshop production of Heart…