When it comes to Providence, there's no shortage of events. You'll find a full calendar all year long in the capital city. From historic tours to Waterfire, performing arts to food festival and everything in between, there are events for every season.
With newly reinvented staging and stunning scenic design, this new version of PHANTOM, the most successful musical of all-time, has been hailed as "an intense and spectacular new production with a stunning new design, fresh drama, and added momentum." THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA has music by Andrew Lloyd Webber; lyrics are by Charles Hart (with additional lyrics by Richard Stilgoe) and the book is by Richard Stilgoe and Andrew Lloyd Webber. Orchestrations are by David Cullen and Andrew Ll... www.ppacri.org/news/detail/newseason
Fresh from a wildly successful New York run, Christopher Durang's hilarious new hit comedy turns Chekhov on its Head. Duran's inimitable blend of freewheeling zaniness and hilarious satire has never been more spot on.
Festive fun for the entire family-come stroll through Blithewold's illuminated gardens and greenhouse, breathing in that crisp Christmas air or joining our carolers as they spread holiday cheer. Enjoy music, cocoa, and roasted marshmallows around a roaring bonfire in Blithewold's Enclosed Garden. Carolers will be singing around the bonfire from 6:30 - 7:00 pm. Hot Cocoa is free; s'mores kits will be available for $1.
Celebrate the magic and wonder of the holiday season with this beloved New England holiday tradition! Appealing to young and old alike, this timeless tale of the power of forgiveness is a welcome reminder of the magic the holidays bring. Resident acting company favorite Timothy Crowe stars in the role of Scrooge.
Everyone is invited to this weekly, drop-in event featuring an eclectic mix of meditation, film, talk, discussions and a most wonderful opportunity to socialize. During our time together we may watch a film, have a discussion or join another online community to examine some of the most pressing issues we all face today. You are welcome (and encouraged!) to join us for the reception after the talk. Come prepared for a lively group & dialogue!
To Mambo Pa Ti (MPT), Latin dance is a way of life. That's why we're incredibly passionate about not only giving students the tools they need to succeed and have fun on the dance floor, but in creating a supportive community of fierce Salseros. Salsa Fever Thursdays, MPT's weekly social dance, is a safe nurturing place to celebrate our hard work, practice your moves and gain inspiration from new and old friends. The chill vibe features great music, from New England's best djs, weekly classes an... www.mambopati.com
Looking for a fun night out with Trivia or Karaoke at your favorite bar? Then visit WRIK Entertainment's website at www.wrikgigs.com for upcoming event locations.
Come enjoy art in a beautiful setting and holiday cheer! More than 45 local artists will be featured at the Save The Bay Center's Providence Journal Charitable Foundation Gallery. A portion of the proceeds will benefit Save The Bay in a fun-filled art show and sale to celebrate the holiday season. Artists' work include a variation of mediums, styles, and subject matter. Tickets include food, wine, beer and beautiful art all in a festive setting overlooking Rhode Island's greatest natural reso... www.savebay.org/art
Join us for a night of laughter with comedians: Bad Lad, Cory Guglietti, Sam Jay and Mike Murray! Bring a Toy with you for a free ticket to this show!
William Gibson's look into the personal and public life of legendary world leader Golda Meir, and the idealism, power and strength it took to shape the destiny of a nation. Directed by Bryna Wortman, featuring Sandra Laub as Golda. Produced to commemorate the 75th anniversary of Kristallnacht.
William Gibson's look into the personal and public life of legendary world leader Golda Meir, and the idealism, power and strength it took to shape the destiny of a nation. Produced by 2nd Story Theatre. Performed at The Bristol Statehouse. Directed by Bryna Wortman, featuring Sandra Laub as Golda. Produced to commemorate the 75th anniversary of Kristallnacht. No show Nov. 28/Thanksgiving.
Celebrate the holiday season in wild style at Roger Williams Park Zoo. Meet the Jolly Old Elf himself while enjoying a tasty treat and fun activities for the whole family. Visits will take place from 10am-12pm & 1pm-3pm. The price, in addition to general Zoo admission, is $10 for children ages 3-12, and $5 for toddlers ages 0-2; parents attend the visit for free! Zoo visitors who would like to share their holiday cheer with children in need can bring new, unwrapped toys to place in the Card... www.rwpzoo.org
Children’s Friend, the innovative leader in improving the well-being and healthy development of Rhode Island’s most vulnerable young children, has launched its annual Spirit of Giving Holiday Drive in Memory of Joseph Silva. The 2013 Holiday Drive is held in memory of Joseph Silva, a dedicated Holiday Drive volunteer who passed away this year. Thanks to Joe’s leadership, thousands of books, toys, clothing, and household goods have been donated to families in need for the past... www.cfsri.org
The exhibit features the stunning photography by Jeff and Gurli Lovinger, Provincetown based artists who have traveled to China, India and Myanmar(Burma) for over 35 years. Their work documents life in the vast and varied cities, towns and countryside. In addition there are the mystical painted Chinese scrolls of Professor Ming Ren and Haitsu Tian, along with the personal photography by URI Faculty members Ken and Grace (Yurong) Jolicoeur on recent travels through Grace’s homeland of Chi...
Hera Gallery is pleased to present Small Works, an exhibition of Hera members and invited artists. The exhibit will take place at Hera Gallery located on 10 High Street, Wakefield, RI which is open Wed.-Fri. 1-5 p.m. and Sat. 10 a.m.-4 p.m. This exhibition of Hera members and invited local artists contains works all reasonably priced $300 and UNDER. This collection of work created by local, Rhode Island artists is an event not to be missed! The Opening Reception and Silent Auction are Saturday, ...
The Wilbury Theatre Group presents this extraordinarily unique award-winning musical telling of the life and times of L. Ron Hubbard, founder of Scientology. A hit with discerning audiences off-Broadway and in cities across the country, and has been called “equal parts adorable and creepy, hilarious and unsettling, making it way more compelling than the average holiday entertainment." (Variety). Written by Kyle Jarrow & Alex Timbers, directed by David Tessier with music by Kerry C... www.thewilburygroup.org
Blithewold is now offering weekly guided tours of the beautifully decorated Mansion during the Christmas at Blithewold season. Each year, the Mansion features a new theme. Then the rooms are individually designed and decorated by teams of talented volunteers, each room illustrating some variation of the chosen theme. Join our experienced tour guides to explore not only the history of the house and the family but how family stories interweave with the decorations and ornaments and ribbons and gre... www.blithewold.org
Christmas at Blithewold has a new theme every year. The Mansion is open for touring Tuesday through Sunday 11a.m. - 5 p.m. Buy your admission tickets online or at the door. Our wonderful volunteers work hard to incorporate the annual theme into their decorations and design of their rooms; almost every room at Blithewold is decorated for Christmas! Our Christmas includes a 18 ft Christmas tree, music performances, teas, sing-a-longs with Santa and more.