FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
January 18, 2018
CONTACT: Sheree Marcucci
Work: (203) 346-2008
Email: [email protected]
WATERBURY –The Palace Theater could have gone the way of the wrecking ball as so many historic theaters have, but was rescued from that fate to come back in a blaze of restored glory when it re-opened in 2004. Join Palace historian Louis Belloisy for a fascinating five-week class exploring the theater’s beginnings and learn about its history, architecture, lore and roster of entertainers that have graced its stage that reads like a “Who’s Who” from the world of entertainment. The class includes visuals and handouts and guest presenters.
The class will meet weekly at the theater 100 East Main Street, Waterbury, CT. beginning on March 2 through March 30 from 10:15 – 11:45 am.
There is a $35 per student fee. Pre-registration is required and may be done in person or by calling the Box office at 203.346.2000.
For more information about the theater visit www.palacetheaterct.org.
About the Palace Theater
The Palace's primary purpose is to revitalize the Greater Waterbury community through the presentation of the performing arts and educational initiatives in collaboration with area cultural and educational institutions. Its mission is to To preserve and operate the historic Palace Theater as a performing arts center and community gathering place that provides a focal point of cultural activity and educational outreach for diverse audiences.
The Palace Theater gratefully acknowledges support by Comcast, Crystal Rock, Webster Bank, Bank of America, City of Waterbury, CT DECD Office of Tourism, ION Bank, Republican-American, and WATR Radio.