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... read more
Local 121 Presents "The Sweet Spot," a weekly live piano music series in The Taproom on Wednesday and Thursday nights. Inspired by traditional piano bars, The Sweet Spot showcases the talents of pianists Danny Arico, Brooks Milgate and Tom Chase. Piano begins at 8PM, and complimentary valet parking is available.
Calling all music fans! Get ready for a summer of terrific tunes with the second annual ALEX AND ANI Summer Concert Series at Carolyn’s Sakonnet Vineyard. This popular series returns June 4, 2015 and runs every Thursday through September 3, 2015 from 6:00 PM-9:00 PM. We invite you to bring lawn chairs and blankets and visit Carolyn’s Café for a bite to eat and the perfect glass of wine. Also, please note that parking is $10 per car and allows you to receive $10 off a bottle ... read more
Join us on September 3rd, 2015 for FireBall, a glorious, brilliant evening of fun designed to support WaterFire Providence. Be a part of the stellar celebration at the future home of WaterFire Providence. Tickets are available now! Visit http://waterfire.org/fireball
Join us at the Norman Bird Sanctuary for a screening of TIGER, TIGER, a visionary documentary about the survival of a man dedicating his life to saving an endangered species “...a beautifully photographed documentary that isn't just about the survival of an animal, but also a conservationist's legacy” - INDIEWIRE TIGER, TIGER newportFILM Outdoors presented by Lila Delman Real Estate International newportFILM Green Screen presented by Aquidneck Land Trust & Pierce Atwood Thursda... read more
Come try single classes in music and dance, during our annual Workshop Week, August 31 - September 3. During this time we will offer the following adult classes: salsa footwork and body movement, belly dance, Bollywood dance, ukulele for beginners, hip hop, and a stomp-style percussion ensemble. Workshops are $14, with no registration fees and practically zero commitment. Class sizes are capped at 10-12, so sign up early (pre-registration is still required). Try something fun and new!
Blithewold and Bristol Yoga Studio invite you to outdoor yoga in Blithewold's beautiful gardens. All experience levels welcome. Price: Drop-in Session: $10 member, $15 non-member Pre-paid 1-month unlimited pass: $60 member, $100 non-member
Hera Gallery is pleased host Summer Work, an exhibition featuring the work of Hera Members Connie Greene, Mandy Howe, Rhonda LaPorte, Elizabeth Lind, Myron Rubenstein, & James Sundquist. We invite the public to join us Saturday, August 1st from 6:00 to 8:00pm for the opening reception and to the artist panel discussion on Thursday August 20th, at 7pm. Connie Greene is a founding member of Hera Gallery living in Narragansett. Her artistic interests lie in documenting the rise of local food pr... read more
From the creators of the record-breaking Broadway sensation The Producers comes this monster new musical comedy Young Frankenstein, playing August 19 thru September 6. This wickedly inspired re-imagining of the Frankenstein legend based on Mel Brooks’ classic comedy masterpiece. The story follows bright young Dr. Frankenstein as he attempts to complete his grandfather's masterwork and bring a corpse to life. With such memorable tunes as “The Transylvania Mania,” “He Vas M... read more
This summer-long special exhibit that thrilled tens of thousands is back at Roger Williams Park Zoo for its second and final year! Flutterby: Butterflies in Bloom provides an immersive experience inside the Zoo’s beautifully landscaped greenhouse filled with hundreds of free-flying native North American butterflies. A delight for butterfly and gardening enthusiasts alike, this enchanting experience invites visitors to discover a deeper appreciation for some of our earth’s most imperi... read more
This summer, Providence Children’s Museum hosts My Sky, a traveling exhibit that encourages families to look up and be inspired by the wonders of the universe. My Sky invites children and adults to investigate the sun, moon and stars together in an immersive environment as they: • Explore close-up images of the sun • Discover the phases of the moon • Gaze through a telescope to study the stars and planets • Find familiar constellations and invent new ones • Meet ... read more
Visit the birthplace of the American industrial revolution! Take a guided tour through our country's first successful cotton spinning mill. See spinning frames and power looms, the machine shop, an industrial waterwheel, and much more. Standard museum tour admission includes a tour of all three historic structures on campus. Tour lasts approximately 90 minutes.
ArtProv gallery, a contemporary gallery located in the Jewelry District’s historic Doran Building at 150 Chestnut Street, will open its newest exhibit, “Clothing Optional: A Figurative Show,” on August 12 with an opening reception during Gallery Night Providence on August 20 from 5 – 9 p.m. The show will close on September 25. “Clothing Optional” will feature works by a number of local, national and international artists, including: Jeff Bye, Ted DiLucia, Eli... read more
Portugal has a tradition of moving water substantial distances for agricultural and communal needs, dating back at least to Roman times, and has many aqueducts. The fourteen multi-arched, above ground, aqueducts that were selected for this exhibition supplied fortresses, cities, universities, monasteries, palaces, gardens, and manufactories. One is Roman. Another revived a Roman predecessor. Two are fed by saqiyas, ancient chain-of-bucket devices used by the Romans and the Moors for raising w... read more
Providence Public Library’s summer exhibit "Iterations: From Paris to Providence" (in the Providence Journal Rhode Island Room, 1stfloor, 150 Empire Street, Providence) features pochoir-printed plates from our extensive art and architecture collection and the work of nine local artists who used the plates as creative inspiration. Pochoir is a many-layered stenciling process that produces extremely vivid and dimensional prints; it was particularly popular in late 19th and early ... read more
Discover art, history, and nature at the Gilbert Stuart Birthplace and Museum! The Museum, set in the woods on a beautiful millpond and stream, has the working Stuart snuff mill, an operating gristmill, fish ladder, and colonial herb garden. Visitors enjoy our nature trails with scenic overlooks of the pristine Carr Pond and stunning flora and fauna. Artists find inspiration on our beautiful grounds. Art exhibits and period works are on display in our Welcome Center and Gallery. Guided tours of ... read more
A two-part exhibit that showcases the role of the French during the Revolutionary War. The Colony House portion focuses on the French participation in Rhode Island during the American Revolution. The portion at the Museum of Newport History highlights the relationship between the Marquis de Lafayette and Daniel Lyman, a local Continental army officer and a leading 18th century Newport resident. Presented by the Newport Historical Society. Hours and admission prices vary.
Now in our 10th season, we have been voted as one of the Top Ten Ghost Tours by TripAdvisor.com. Join us as we lead you by lantern light through the darkened streets of the historic East Side of Providence, RI sharing with you stories that will be sure to send a chill down your spine.
Providence Children's Museum is open free of charge every Friday evening June through Labor Day from 5:00 - 8:00 PM for "MetLife Family Friday - Free at Five!," sponsored by MetLife Foundation. Stay out late and splash, play, and discover My Sky, a traveling exhibit exploring the wonders of the universe.
Bring Your Own Improv (BYOI) is now in its eighth season! This interactive improv show welcomes voluntary audience participation! You can participate in one of three ways: Applaud at a scene you like, yell out fantastic suggestions, or if you feel you're ready, jump up and get involved with us on stage!
Crowds are flocking to the Contemporary Theater Company to attend Friday night Micetro Improv! Each week their troupe of improvisers come to compete against one another in a battle of wits, humor, and unbridled joy! Performers are randomly chosen to improvise scenes, songs, and monologues that are then awarded points by the audience. After each round the lower scoring players are eliminated, until only one remains. She is then declared the "Micetro" and crowned with the coveted Bucci H... read more
Dick Lupino & different musicians perform Jazz & American Songbook on Fridays.
Don't miss Rhode Island's craziest Comedy show around! Friday Night Hardcore Comedy! Can you handle it? With host Brian Beaudoin and comics Derek Furtado, Ray Harrington, Andrew Williams and more! The Hardcore Comedy Show features 6-7 of our top headliners and pro comics each week. What is the difference between this and another show? The Hardcore Comedy Show is "dirtier" than a normal show... it's also rowdier! What else should I know? ... that you're asking too many questions and s... read more
Kripalu Yoga at the Hamilton House. Please pre-register at the number above, spots fill up quickly! Open to the public.
Cooking with wine can definitely be daunting. What do you use? When do you add it? Does the alcohol cook out? These are a few of the great questions posed by most home cooks. This class will empower you to use wine, and the big, rich flavor it imparts. Come cook with us and enjoy as well as use our own home made red and white wine in the process! On the menu: White Wine Risotto, Carrot Osso Buco, Red-Wine Marinated Fried Chicken with Onions, Oven-Poached Salmon Steaks with Mustard Dill Sau... read more