Who are Dan and Phil?

Hello! I’m Kiersten, an integrated marketing communications student at Ithaca College. This summer I am the social media intern at Proctors.   As a theatre nerd, as well as someone who watches too much YouTube, I’ve spent a lot of time thinking about YouTuber’s live performances. Online creators have been taking their content to theatres around the... Read more »
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How did Apostrophe Café get its name?

Apostrophe Café. Such a cute name, but why? The simple answer is we needed to do something with the Apostrophe! Proctors, as you know it today, began as Proctor’s Theatre, in 1926, the jewel in a chain of 53 vaudeville houses managed by entertainment pioneer F. F. Proctor. The original name... Read more »
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New show techs in The Addy

Professional company builds show in Schenectady Young Dr. Jekyll is the first professional show to tech in our brand new theatre in The Addy. They built a set, designed light, worked sound and workshopped the script before taking the show back to New York City. Our TheatreTECH students worked alongside... Read more »
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Proctors is one of the Best Things to do in Schenectady!

“Listed on the National Register of Historic Places, it is the premier performing arts facility in New York State’s Capital Region, presenting the very best in entertainment. While the Mainstage is widely known for presenting the top-tier national Broadway touring productions, Proctors also has a state-of-the-art black box theatre, the... Read more »
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New Seats at Proctors

When a show closes at Proctors, stagehands begin clearing out props, set pieces and lighting rigs almost before the audience is out the door. A similar, but even more complicated operation will ensue immediately after Dan and Phil: Interactive Extroverts take their final MainStage bows on July 21. Beginning in... Read more »
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