Coming up at the Wood

MORE THAN WORDS: The Photography of Newsman Bob Paley


The late photojournalist Bob Paley was often described as “a poet with a camera”  A staff photographer for the Knickerbocker News newspaper from 1946 to 1974, Paley covered the most important events of the day as well as earning national recognition for his work as a stringer for Time-Life magazines. More Than Words: The Photography of Newsman Bob Paley, a documentary by his daughter, filmmaker Mary Paley, explores the socio- political landscape of Albany as seen through Paley’s astute lens during the tumultuous decades following World War II.


November 30th

The only constant is change, but winter stoke is eternal. After seven decades of celebrating skiing and snowboarding, Warren Miller Entertainment can confirm that nothing compares to the anticipation of another season. Come kick off the season with WME’s 2019 film, Timeless, presented by Volkswagen, and travel with new and veteran athletes as they explore renowned mountain locations across the globe. It’s more than a ski and snowboard film, it’s an experience.

Anthony Nunziata: A Broadway Holiday!

December 5th

Internationally-acclaimed recording artist, singer, songwriter and actor Anthony Nunziata has packed houses and won acclaim for his performances throughout the country and around the world. A Broadway Holiday is reminiscent of the classic Christmas specials of Bing Crosby with a contemporary flair, celebrating the joys of life, music and family. Audiences can expect to hear such beloved Holiday, Broadway and classic songs including “Joy to the World,” “O Holy Night,” “It’s The Most Wonderful Time Of The Year,” “Somewhere,” “Unchained Melody,” “O Sole Mio,” “Silent Night,” and many more. This is a concert for the entire family that you simply don’t want to miss!

Glens Falls Theater

Exterior photo of the Wood Theater in Downtown Glens Falls

See it at the Wood


A 300-seat, four-wall rental and producing theater with 30,000 square feet for traditional to cutting-edge music, theater, dance, comedy, lectures, meetings, and seminars.

The Charles R. Wood Theater’s mission is to promote cultural and artistic endeavors, thereby fostering the economic development and improving the quality of life within the greater Glens Falls, NY area.

Rent the Wood

90% of all the events that happen at the Wood Theater are rentals! We provide space for theatrical events, fundraisers, concerts, weddings, rehearsals, set building, parties, receptions, meetings and just about anything else. Our rates are fair and well within current market standards. We also offer 50% off all rental prices for nonprofit organizations.

Support Us

The Charles R. Wood Theater is a nonprofit organization recognized as a 501(c)3 by the IRS. We keep our rental rates and ticket prices as low as possible in an effort to make the performing arts as accessible as possible for you, our community. To keep our doors open and make sure our facility is the best it can be, we rely on your support.

Theatre for Tots

Introduce your kids to the magic of theatre! This two-week, summer camp for ages 4 to 9 features activities in areas such as: Acting, Dance, Voice, Music, Movement, Costumes, Set Design & Building, Directing and more! Our professionally trained instructors create this curriculum specifically for the Theatre for Tots program at the Wood Theater.