The Palace Theater in Waterbury’s December line-up has something to boost everyone’s holiday spirit! Tickets and gift certificates can be purchased by phone at 203-346-2000, online at, or in person at the box office, 100 East Main Street in Waterbury.

Christmas at the Palace
Saturday, December 1 – 8pm

The Waterbury Chorale and the Waterbury Chorale Festival Orchestra present a program of secular and religious Christmas music featuring special guest performer and local soprano Marissa Famiglietti.

Tickets: $45/ $30

Thursday, December 6 – 7:30pm
Jazz’d 4 Life presents famed Billy Joel saxophonist Richie Cannata and a few of his famous friends, including special guest guitarist Bernie Williams, as they celebrate jazz legend Dave Brubeck’s birthday with an all-star concert event. Sponsored by Bank of America.
Tickets: $75/ $48/ $38


Saturday, December 8- 8pm

Legendary singer, songwriter Paul Anka performs timeless renditions of Christmas classics as well as his signature songs, “Puppy Love,” ”Diana,” “My Way” and more. Sponsored by Naugatuck Savings Bank.

Tickets: $100/ $75/ $65/ $55

Woodbury Ballet presents The NUTCRACKER
Saturday, December 15 – 4pm
The majesty of Tchaikovsky’s music combines with a talented cast to make Woodbury Ballet’s annual Nutcracker a treat for audiences of all ages.
Tickets: $48/ $38/ $28

The State Ballet Theatre of Russia presents CINDERELLA
Saturday, December 22 – 7:30pmA company of 65 dancers brings the world’s most beloved fairytale, S. Prokofiev’s Cinderella, to glorious new life.
Tickets: $58/ $48/ $38


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 build a strong sense of community and an appreciation for the arts by operating, maintaining and sustaining itself as a financially viable not-for-profit performing arts center that generates a positive artistic, educational, social and financial impact on the Greater Waterbury area. For more information, visit:

The Palace Theater gratefully acknowledges support by Comcast, Webster Bank, Bank of America, City of Waterbury, Connecticut Commission on Culture and Tourism, Naugatuck Savings Bank, Waterbury Hospital, FOX CT, Republican-American, WATR Radio and WTNH/WCTX.