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SEE & DO
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Albany Center Gallery
488 Broadway, Albany
462-4775 albanycentergallery.org
The mission of Albany Center Gallery is to promote and exhibit contemporary visual art produced by emerging and established artists living primarily in the region.
Albany Civic Theater
235 Second Ave, Albany
462-1297 albanycivictheater.org
A community theatre known for its plays, lectures, publications, workshops, study groups, drama libraries, and related activities.
Albany Symphony
Palace Theatre, 19 Clinton Ave, Albany 465-4755 albanysymphony.com
Committed to the live presentation & recording of top-quality, musical programming with emphasis on American works from all cultural & economic backgrounds. Founded in 1930.
Arts Center of the Capital Region
265 River St, Troy
273-0552 artscenteronline.org
A regional arts center, known for its wide range of high-quality classes, highly acclaimed exhibitions, and performances.
Capital Repertory Theatre
111 N. Pearl St, Albany
445-SHOW capitalrep.org
An award-winning professional theatre that offers a wide array of professional productions in an intimate, 300-seat theatre. “theREP” also offers educational programs to Capital Region students.
Clubhouse Race Book
711 Central Ave, Albany
438-0127 capitalotb.com
Horseracing simulcasting and sports facility.
eba Theatre/Center for Dance and Fitness
351 Hudson Ave, Albany
465-9916 eba-arts.org
Professional dance touring company; arts- in-education ensemble; visual art gallery; and creative kids’ dance school/camp.
The Egg, Center for the Performing Arts
Empire State Plaza, Albany
473-1845 theegg.org
Dedicated to providing the best arts offerings and a showcase for NYS artists, in a very unique egg-shaped building.
Empire State Plaza Art Collection
Empire State Plaza, Albany
474-2418 ogs.ny.gov
Greatest public collection of modern American art in the US. Tours by request.
Lucky Strike Social
1 Crossgates Mall Road, Albany
810-6174 luckystrikesocial.com
Lucky Strike Social offers 3 restaurants, full service bar, premium bowling, arcade games and so much more.
Mopco Improv Theatre
10 N. Jay Street, Schenectady
577-6726 mopco.org
The Capital Region’s premiere improv shows, classes for adults and youth, corporate and private events.
Musicians of Ma’alwyck
511 Mohawk Ave, Scotia
377-3623 musiciansofmaalwyck.org Charming, intimate, and professional musical theatre in-the-round.
The Mac-Haydn Theatre, Inc.
1925 State Route 203,
P.O. Box 204, Chatham
392-9292 machaydntheatre.org
The Mac-Haydn Theatre brings professional and aspiring artists from all over the country to their unique in-the-round theatre.
Massry Center for the Arts
College of Saint Rose
1002 Madison Ave, Albany
337-4871 strose.edu/massry
Showcase for music and visual arts; cultural focal point in the Capital Region with recital hall, gallery, and music wing.
Old Songs Community Art Center
37 S. Main St, Voorheesville
765-2815 oldsongs.org
Dedicated to keeping traditional music & dance alive through the presentation of two annual festivals, concert series, community dances, make-your-own music nights, instrument classes and educational programs.
Opalka Gallery
The Sage Colleges
140 New Scotland Ave, Albany
292-7742 sage.edu/opalka
Site of free public exhibitions and exciting, dynamic learning.
Palace Theatre
19 Clinton Ave, Albany
465-3334 palacealbany.com
Grand entertainment facility built during the Great Depression; diverse offering of musical performances, children’s events, classic movies on the big screen, and nostalgic acts fill each season. Home of the Grammy Award- winning Albany Symphony Orchestra.
Park Playhouse, Inc.
Washington Park Lake House, Albany 434-2035 parkplayhouse.com
Free, outdoor summer theatre providing professional quality performances; 900-seat amphitheater faces the Lake House.
Proctors Theatre, Performing Arts Center
& GE Theatre at Proctors
432 State St, Schenectady 382-3884 Box Office: 346-6204 proctors.org Offering dance, film, music, and theatre; capacity to show 3-D, wide-screen films; vibrant arcade; eating; and shopping.
Performance Spaces for the 21st Century (PS21)
2980 Route 66, Chatham
392-6121 ps21chatham.org
A space dedicated to presenting and nurturing the performing arts of dance, music, theater, and film in a natural setting; Also available for private events.
Saratoga Casino
342 Jefferson St, Saratoga Springs
580-0126, 800-727-2990 saratogacasino.com 1,700 exciting slots and electronic table games together with live harness racing, simulcast wagering, delicious dining, and live entertainment.
Saratoga Performing Arts Center (SPAC)
108 Avenue of the Pines,
Saratoga Spa State Park, Saratoga Springs Box Office: 584-9330 spac.org
Hosts NYC Ballet, Philadelphia Orchestra, and presents superior chamber, jazz, rock/pop music, opera, and more in an acoustically ideal, covered outdoor amphitheater.
Times Union Center
51 S. Pearl St, Albany
487-2000 timesunioncenter-albany.com Hosts a variety of events: concerts, family shows, sporting events, and trade shows. Multi-purpose facility with adaptable seating of 6,000-17,500. Home of the Albany Devils Ice Hockey team.
Troy Savings Bank Music Hall
30 2nd St, Troy
273-0038 troymusichall.org
One of three continuously operating, 19th- Century concert halls in the U.S.; acoustical marvel provides the perfect setting for jazz, classical, folk, and world music artists.
Troy Chromatics
Troy 730-0358
troychromatics.org
Bringing musical programs of the highest caliber for the enjoyment of local audiences.
UAlbany Performing Arts Centers
Downtown: 35 Western Ave, Albany
Uptown: 1400 Washington Ave, Albany 442-3995 albany.edu/pac
Classic proscenium theater is a favorite site for community events and performances; home of the NYS Writer’s Institute film series.
Regal 18 Megaplex & IMAX Movie Theatre
Crossgates Mall, Albany
456-2326 shopcrossgates.com
Features the latest film releases in comfortable, state-of-the art theaters.
Regal Cinemas Stadium 13
colonie Center, Albany
489-8505 regmovies.com
Features the latest film releases in comfortable, state-of-the art theaters.
*Madison Theater
1036 Madison Ave, Albany 438-2094 themadisontheater.com
*Spectrum 8 Theatres
290 Delaware Ave, Albany 449-8995 spectrum8.com
SHOPPING
Albany Heritage Area Visitors Center & Gift Shop
25 Quackenbush Sq, Albany 434-0405 albany.org
Local specialty and handcrafted items.
Ambiance Florals and Events
116 Everett Road, Albany
446-9900 ambianceflorals.com
Ambiance is a floral design studio known for thinking outside the vase. Our studio works with the best suppliers from around the world and uses the freshest seasonal materials available.
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