The Egg is a performing arts venue located in Albany. The construction of the Egg began in 1966 and was completed twelve years later in 1978. The Egg resembled an egg designed by Wallace Harrison. It is placed in the northeast corner of the Empire State Plaza.
The Egg divides two amphitheatres; the 450-seat Lewis A. Sawyer Theatre and the 982-seat Kitty Carlisle Hart Theatre. It offers many events and performances including music, dance and traditional stage presentations.