The Palace Theater Asks You to Share Your Ideas

(Hamilton, NY – Feb. 2013) The Palace Theater, a performing arts venue in Hamilton is interested in hearing from you. What type of live entertainment would you like to see? Do you prefer stand up comedians, dance troupe, drama, musicals, magicians? Would you like to see more acts for families? How about speakers in a […]

Auditions for Death of a Salesman Begin Jan. 14

(Hamilton, NY – Jan. 2013) Death of a Salesman will be produced by The Palace Players, Hamilton’s community theater group, and directed by Alessandro Trinca. The second round of auditions for the Pulitzer Prize winning play will be Monday Jan. 14 from 7 to 9 p.m.

Rehearsals will take place from mid-January up to performances, […]

Auditions for Death of a Salesman Begin Oct. 15

News from The Palace Theater

(Hamilton, NY – Oct. 2012) “Death of a Salesman” will be produced by The Palace Players, Hamilton’s community theater group, and directed by Alessandro Trinca. Auditions for the Pulitzer Prize winning play will be Monday, Oct. 15 from 7:30 to 10 p.m. Rehearsals will take place from mid-January up to […]

Music, Comedy and Dance Lined-up for 6th Season

News from The Palace Theater

(Hamilton, NY – Sept. 2012) The Palace Theater is to present its 6th season of live national, international and community productions. This year’s line-up of productions burst with comedy, dance and music: The Complete History of America-Abridged, Phoenix Project Dance, David Crowe and An Evening With Peter Sagal.

The Palace […]

Swiete Chocolate Factory Opens Sept. 28

(Hamilton, NY – Sept. 2012) It’s September 1955—a delicious time to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Swiete Chocolate Factory, founded by Purity Swiete in 1905.

Purity invites everyone to join her and her employees on a special tour of the factory in this light-hearted 60-minute musical. Enjoy the delightful antics of the office workers […]

Here Comes Santa!

Santa (John Mayer) is pictured with Ryan Nagle.

Palace Theater News

(Hamilton, NY – Dec. 2011) Here comes Santa – right to The North Pole (the Palace Theater) – once again to meet with all the little boys and girls. He arrives at 3 p.m., Saturday, Dec. 3, at The Palace Theater and will […]

Hamilton Compost Club to Meet Nov. 17

(Hamilton, NY – Nov. 2011) The Hamilton Compost Club is seeking volunteers interested in joining their club to implement a compost program at the Hamilton Central School. Current volunteers have permission from Diana Bowers, HCS Superintendent, and Kevin Ellis, co-principal, and have taken steps toward this goal.

This past March 2011, volunteers collected the waste […]

Ode to Chocolate Nominated

Upper New York State Independent Awards Night is Nov. 5

(Hamilton, NY – Nov. 2011) The recent production of the original Ode to Chocolate has been nominated for a theater award in the USI Upper New York Independent Awards show. This entertaining cabaret was written, produced and performed by Hamilton’s premier community theater, The Palace […]

Hamilton Compost Club Seeks Volunteers

(Hamilton, NY – Oct. 2011) The Hamilton Compost Club is seeking volunteers interested in joining their club to implement a compost program at the Hamilton Central School. Current volunteers have permission from Diana Bowers, Hamilton Central School superintendent, and Kevin Ellis, co-principal, and have taken steps toward this goal.

In March, volunteers collected the waste […]

Ode to Chocolate Cabaret Planned

Performance Precedes Great Chocolate Train Festival

(Hamilton, NY – Sept. 2011) “Pardon the way that I drool, I’m sure I act like a fool. The thought of Crunch leaves me weak, because it’s chocolate I seek…”

Ode to Chocolate is a cabaret featuring song parodies that celebrate the delectable craving for sinfully delightful chocolate.

Ode […]

Auditions for Fall Cabaret Begin

‘Ode to Chocolate’ prelude to Hamilton Chocolate Festival

(Hamilton, NY – July 2011) Auditions for male and female singers for the fall cabaret Ode to Chocolate will be Monday July 18 starting at 7 p.m. at The Palace Theater, 19 Utica St.

The musical production Ode to Chocolate will be held Friday Sept. 23 at […]

Teams to Compete Original Short Skits

The Palace’s 168 Hour Theater Slammie is Jan. 29

(Hamilton, NY – Jan. 2011) Only 10 teams will be chosen to perform original short skits while incorporating a common phrase and prop, at the annual Palace Theater’s 168 Hour Theater Slammie this January.

The Palace Players, Hamilton’s community theater, invites teams to enter the 168 […]