FirstWorks presents world-class performing arts programs that
build the cultural, educational and economic vitality of our community

Since 2004, FirstWorks festivals, performances and programs have attracted more than 500,000 participants.

The FirstWorks Arts Learning Program reaches more than 4,500 students from public and charter schools across Rhode Island with transformative arts-based learning experiences. FirstWorks is Founding Partner for PVDFest, partnering with the City of Providence to produce an international arts celebration held each June that draws tens of thousands of visitors to Providence to experience music, art and spectacular performances.