Arts at the Palace is your source for performing and visual arts in Hamilton, N.Y. Our calendar of performances, workshops, exhibitions, and community promises to entertain, educate, and entrance audiences of all ages — from across Central New York and beyond.

The People’s Palace

In 2015, just in time for the building’s 101st birthday, a group of devoted Hamiltonians formed a new entity, Arts at the Palace (AATP), to take over Palace Theater management from the Hamilton Initiative. This 501(c)(3) is a new twist on a proven idea: art is best presented by the people, for the people.

In the Community

Great art makes for good neighbors. That’s why Arts at the Palace takes an active role in Hamilton’s creative community even as we foster the imaginative spirit that flourishes across Central New York. Through performances, exhibitions,… read more

Rent the Palace

Space is never an issue when you have a palace! If you’re hosting a dance, wedding reception, company party, family reunion, or any other large-scale event, we’ll roll out the red carpet for you and your… read more


Latest News

Save the Date for Shakespeare in the Park July 8!

Save the Date! Friday, July 8 at 7 pm, set outdoors in the summer twilight at the gazebo in the Village of Hamilton Green. As part of its NBT Bank Main Stage Series, Arts at the... read mor...

April 26, 2016

Facilities and Office Manager/Marketing Assistant Position Available with AATP

Arts at the Palace is seeking a part-time Facilities and Office Manager/Marketing Assistant to aid in the operations of a dynamic and growing arts venue. The ideal candidate will possess proven operational management and marketing experience.... April 25, 2016

Calvert Kappel Appointed as Executive Director of Arts at the Palace

Calvert Kappel Appointed as Executive Director of Arts at the Palace HAMILTON, NY—Victoria Calvert Kappel has been appointed as the executive director of Arts at the Palace (AATP), located at the Palace Theater in Hamilton. AATP’s... April 12, 2016

NBT Bank Sponsors Arts at the Palace Main Stage Series

HAMILTON, NY–NBT Bank recently donated $7,500 to Arts at the Palace (AATP), a non-profit visual and performing arts organization in Hamilton. The funding is the first installment of the bank’s $15,000 commitment to sponsor AATP’s Main... February 23, 2016