Skip to main content
Enter search terms below…

Member News

An Evening with Chevy Chase + Screening of Christmas Vacation



(Albany, NY) Light up your holidays with Chevy Chase live on stage plus an audience Q & A following a screening of National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation. After the showing of the holiday classic on the big screen, the celebration will continue with actor Chevy Chase (Clark Griswold) sharing stories from his career and the making of his classic movies and legendary television programs. It all happens December 15 at the Palace Theatre in Albany. Tickets (starting at $39.50 plus service fees) go on-sale Friday, October 29 at 10am at Ticketmaster.com and palacealbany.org. A limited number of VIP tickets that include a post-show photo with Chevy and the best seats in the house are available.

An original member of NBC’s Saturday Night Live, Chevy Chase was the trailblazer who turned SNL success into Hollywood mega-stardom. The movies Caddyshack, National Lampoon’s Vacation, Fletch, and Three Amigos all contributed to making Chevy Chase a world-wide household name.

Christmas with the Griswolds has never been more beloved. National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation was ranked #2 on Esquire’s list of “The 40 Best Christmas Movies” of all-time. Chestnuts and eggnog recommended!

Fans can expect the unexpected as Chevy Chase shares a no-holds-barred trip down memory lane in this exclusive evening with a comedy legend.

TICKETS ARE $39.50 - $79.50. Limited VIP tickets w/ Photo Op are available for $179. Tickets go on sale FRIDAY, OCTOBER 29 AT 10:00AM via Ticketmaster at ticketmaster.com. Tickets are also available for purchase at the Palace Theatre Box Office (located at 19 Clinton Ave). Box Office hours are Monday – Friday Noon to 4PM as well as select days and hours for events and On Sales.

 

Martin A. Schmidt, ’81 Ph.D., has been named the 19th President of Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (RPI) by the Rensselaer Board of Trustees. Dr. Schmidt, currently Provost at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), will assume office at the nation’s oldest and one of the world’s most renowned technological research universities on July…
Catholic Central School Set to Open in Fall 2022   In a move designed to strengthen the future of Catholic education in the Capital Region, the Albany Diocesan School Board (ADSB), under the leadership of Bishop Edward B. Scharfenberger, today announced it will create a new school in Latham that will allow for a continuum of Catholic education…
Read the full articles from The Times Union and The Daily Gazette SARATOGA SPRINGS — About 4,900 part-time and full-time Stewart's Shops employees got a hefty "thank you" this week — bonuses that in some cases are equal to a week's worth of pay. The employees, or "partners," received the week-sized checks, while those who started after September…
Dec
09
Jump-start your holiday season, get connected, develop leads and build relationships at this fast-paced networking event. This event is one of our most…
Details: Check-in and Lunch 11:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.; Networking 12:00 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.
Jan
13
Thinking about taking a leap into the legal cannabis in New York State? Our panel of experts will discuss the current landscape of this emerging industry…
Lively panel discussion with Q&A
Jan
27
Join the Chamber at the 2022 State of the County Luncheon and learn what's ahead for Rensselaer County and the business community in the new year. …
Check-in and Lunch at 11:30 a.m. followed by the County Executive's address at 12 p.m.