Palace Theatre receives $90K in new lighting, sound equipment from donor

Posted: Updated:
STAMFORD -

The iconic Palace Theatre in Stamford held its summer Sponsor Appreciation Party Tuesday, giving special thanks and recognition to a local donor.

Harman International, a wholly owned subsidiary of Samsung Electronics, donated $90,000 worth of cutting-edge light and sound equipment that will help keep up with technological changes in the world of show business.

News 12 is told that the donation will fund the addition of LED lighting and moving lights, something that visitors routinely look for. Employees say the new technology will bring the theater up to date.

In recognition of the company’s generosity, Harman has been named the Palace's season sponsor for three years.

The new equipment is expected to be installed within the next month.

  • Food & Fun PhotosMore>>

  • 2019 Fleet Week New York

    2019 Fleet Week New York

    Fleet Week New York started May 22. This year marks the 31st annual event that features a week filled of activities, themed events and live demonstrations.Fleet Week New York started May 22. This year marks the 31st annual event that features a week filled of activities, themed events and live demonstrations.
    Fleet Week New York started May 22. This year marks the 31st annual event that features a week filled of activities, themed events and live demonstrations.Fleet Week New York started May 22. This year marks the 31st annual event that features a week filled of activities, themed events and live demonstrations.
    Fleet Week New York started May 22. This year marks the 31st annual event that features a week filled of activities, themed events and live demonstrations.
    Fleet Week New York started May 22. This year marks the 31st annual event that features a week filled of activities, themed events and live demonstrations.
  • Highly anticipated 2019 movies to hit theaters

    Highly anticipated 2019 movies to hit theaters

    Here's a look at some of the most highly anticipated films coming out this year.
    Here's a look at some of the most highly anticipated films coming out this year.
  • Tasty Tuesday Photos

    Tasty Tuesday Photos

    Basso Cafe Restaurant and Bistro offers authentic Mediterranean cuisine with a South American flair.Basso Cafe Restaurant and Bistro offers authentic Mediterranean cuisine with a South American flair.
    Basso Cafe Restaurant and Bistro offers authentic Mediterranean cuisine with a South American flair.Basso Cafe Restaurant and Bistro offers authentic Mediterranean cuisine with a South American flair.

    Check out these photos from our Tasty Tuesday series.

    Check out these photos from our Tasty Tuesday series.

sorry to interrupt
your first 20 are free
Access to News 12 is free for Optimum, Comcast®, Spectrum Networks® and Service ElectricSM customers.
Please enjoy 20 complimentary views of articles, photos, and videos during the next 30 days.
you have reached your 20 view limit
Access to News 12 is free for Optimum, Comcast®, Spectrum Networks® and Service ElectricSM customers.
Please login or create an account to continue enjoying News12.
Our sign-up page is undergoing maintenance and is not currently available. However, you will be given direct access to news12.com while we complete our upgrade.
When we are back up and running you will be prompted at that time to complete your sign in. Until then, enjoy the local news, weather, traffic and more that's "as local as local news gets."