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Palace Theatre

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Amazing place

I love the palace theater. It is a smaller venue but is amazing! I have seen Alice Cooper here, a... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Waterford, New York
Comedy show

Nice size theater for music or show. Saw Brian Regan there in Oct and it was a great venue. My... read more

Reviewed 12 December 2018
Judy C
Albany, New York
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  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
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“alice cooper”(3 reviews)
“upper balcony”(2 reviews)
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19 Clinton Ave, Albany, NY 12207-2211
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I love the palace theater. It is a smaller venue but is amazing! I have seen Alice Cooper here, a Pink Floyd tribute, the Rocky Horror Picture Show, Mule. I will never miss a chance to go to a show here. Parking is pretty good...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 12 December 2018

Nice size theater for music or show. Saw Brian Regan there in Oct and it was a great venue. My seats fairly close to the stage but have sat toward the back in the past as well. Purchased the parking for $10 and this was...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Judy C
Reviewed 7 November 2018

Im picky about entertainment and seating - the Palace is great but like any theater, you can get stuck in the stratosphere which makes it unpleasurable for me. Otherwise go and have a great time - try to get isle seating so you dont have...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank gemarron
Reviewed 4 November 2018

Other then the parking this venue to view a concert is well worth price of admission. There isnt a bad seat in the house and well worth the experience.

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Trail825889
Reviewed 8 October 2018

This theater was much larger than I expected. It had good acoustics, and the seating was comfortable. Look forward to going again.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Hudson_River_Foodie
Reviewed 6 October 2018 via mobile

Saw alice cooper at the Palace Theatre Oct 4th. This theatre is amazing! Beautiful inside. Except for the bathrooms being down a flight of stairs, it's beautiful. I attend many shows there. Free parking too

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank BSPA19
Reviewed 15 September 2018 via mobile

Stopped in for a show the other night and could not have been more impressed with the entire evening. Upon arrival we we were amazed by the Old Time theatre feel and appearance. We met the General Manager, security, ushers and concession staff- ALL who...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank JustTheFactz
Reviewed 7 August 2018

This is a great venue for a variety of different types of shows, concerts, and performances. The architecture, ceilings and decor are all beautiful. I always have a good time!

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Amanda S
Reviewed 10 July 2018

The Palace is a beautiful old building, sitting right in the middle of downtown Albany, New York. One of the best places to see live music in Albany by far, the Palace offers seating all over and an upper balcony, which is a great place...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Beyondthegreysky
Reviewed 23 April 2018 via mobile

We went and saw a comedy special here - Gabriel Iglesias(Fluffy). It was awesome! The theater is the perfect size as you can see very well from all seats. Very reasonably priced tickets for fabulous seats - we were 4 rows back from the stage....More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Mandi1358
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31 October 2017|
Response from 7oceandrive | Reviewed this property |
I've never watched a show from the balcony but I would think the seats would be good. Personally I prefer aisle seats about half way up on the floor
Carol A
3 October 2017|
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Response from kkdesigns3 | Reviewed this property |
I would totally feel safe. Especially during a concert or performance because lots of people are around.
Ralph P
10 April 2017|
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Response from Chevy1806 | Reviewed this property |
Both. If you're going after regular business hours, parking is relatively easy to find. There is a garage that is less than a five minute walk away.