Welcome to another GoProvidence Weekend Roundup. A Grammy Award-winning artist, a hilarious comedian and an inspirational musical are just a few things to look forward to this weekend.
Friday, April 8
Head over to the Providence Performing Arts Center to catch "Ragtime." Taking place during turn-of-the-century New York, "Ragtime" follows an upper-class wife, a determined Jewish immigrant and a daring young Harlem musician as their stories unfold. Friday's show starts at 7:30 p.m.
Craig Gass is a master of impersonation. Starting his career on "The Howard Stern Show" with his spot on impression of Gene Simmons, Gass has appeared on "King of Queens," "Family Guy" and "The Cleveland Show." He will be at Comedy Connection on Friday and Saturday night.
Saturday, April 9
Arnie Louis and Bob
Arnie Louis and Bob are three older men looking for meaning in their golden years. Follow them on their search in this world premiere at Trinity Repertory Company. Saturday's show starts at 7:30 p.m.
Science at Work at Providence Children's Museum
Take the kids for a fun afternoon at the Providence Children's Museum where they can experiment with color mixing, make simple solutions, and learn about work that scientists do everyday. The science play starts at 11 a.m.
Sunday, April 10
FirstWorks brings us three time Grammy Award-winning artist Rosanne Cash to The VETS. Cash is hitting the road with a full band to promote her latest album The River & The Thread. The show starts at 6:30 p.m.