From funk bands to film festivals, the Palace Theater’s April line-up has something for audiences of all ages. 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.


Saturday, April 20 – 10:30am & 2pm
Sunday, April 21 – 1pm & 4:30pm

When Super Grover loses his superness, Sesame Street needs a hero! Never fear, Elmo and his team of super heroes are here. Teaching lessons of healthy habits through song and dance, Elmo, Abby Cadabby and your favorite Sesame Street friends will explore exercise, nutrition, sleep/energy and hygiene.

Tickets: $68 / $38 / $28 / $13


Friday, April 26 – 4pm

This “Oscars-like” event celebrates the works of middle and high school students who were engaged in a variety of innovative, cutting-edge film programs in Connecticut.  The students’ films will be reviewed by a panel of judges, and awards will be presented in multiple categories.

Tickets: Free Admission

TOWER OF POWER  Saturday, April 27 – 8pm

Over their 40 year career, the band has become known for their formidable concert appearances and for influencing an entire generation of musicians with their funk and soul sounds. Sponsored in part by Naugatuck Savings Bank and D’Amelios Italian Eatery.

Tickets: $40

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 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.