REVIEW: “Waitress” at Proctors

by Roseann Cane   I remember the 2007 independent film, Waitress, well, and with a tinge of sadness. A charming and whimsical story of a young woman whose ingenious pie-making skills help guide her away from her abusive husband, I remember it so vividly because its writer, director, and co-star, Adrienne Shelly, was murdered in…

Two young local actresses cast as Lulu for “Waitress” at Proctors

SCHENECTADY, N.Y.—MAY 31, 2019—The Tony Award®-nominated musical WAITRESS, at Proctors, June 11–16, has cast two young local actresses to take on the role of Lulu during its Schenectady engagement.   Genevieve Carmichael of Amsterdam, and Viviana DiMezza of Perth will alternate the role of Lulu, daughter of the production’s main character, Jenna, an expert pie baker…

“Waitress” at Proctors Seeks Two Young Girls for Role of Lulu

The Tony®-nominated musical WAITRESS is searching for “LULU” 10 a.m. Tuesday, April 30, Fenimore Asset Management Gallery at Proctors SCHENECTADY, N.Y.—WAITRESS, the Tony®-nominated musical, will be premiering at Proctors for a limited engagement, June 11–16, and is looking for two young girls to perform the role of “Lulu” for the duration of the engagement. WAITRESS…

Proctors, Waitress and NEWS10 ABC announce “Baked from The Heart: Waitress Pie Contest”

SCHENECTADY, N.Y.—APRIL 16, 2019—Cranberry Crumble? Shoo Fly? Lemon Chess? Plain old all-American apple? What’s your favorite pie recipe? The Tony Award®-nominated musical Waitress is coming to Proctors June 11–16 and to celebrate Proctors, Waitress and NEWS10 ABC are announcing a “Baked from The Heart:Waitress Pie Contest.” Capital Region cooks of all kinds are invited to submit their own favorite pie…

Proctors and Capital Repertory Theatre Sell Out Subscriptions

Historic numbers for Key Private Bank Broadway Series and theREP SCHENECTADY, N.Y.—SEPT. 10, 2018—Proctors and Capital Repertory Theatre have sold out subscriptions for the 2018–2019 Key Private Bank Broadway Series at Proctors and the 2018–2019 Season at theREP. Capped at 15,000, the last subscription was sold earlier today. For Proctors, the figure of nearly 12,000 subscriptions almost…

Proctors and Capital Repertory Theatre Announce 2018–2019 Subscription Series

SCHENECTADY, N.Y.—FEB. 12, 2018—It’s here! Monday evening, in a sweeping singalong presentation, Proctors and Capital Repertory Theatre announced the 2018–2019 Key Private Bank Broadway Series at Proctors and the 2018–2019 Season at Capital Repertory Theatre. Dates for Hamilton, which will play its premiere Capital Region engagement and anchor the 2018–2019 season—and is also featured in both subscription packages—were revealed, along with an impressive calendar…