Artistic integrity is off the charts!”

– National Endowment for the Arts

Emily Dickinson - seated portrait

Some Favored Nook

SOME FAVORED NOOK
New England Premiere

A new chamber opera from Rhode Island composer Eric Nathan based on the incredible 24-year correspondence between poet Emily Dickinson and essayist, abolitionist, women’s rights advocate, and Colonel of the first black regiment in the Civil War, Thomas Wentworth Higginson.

BOX OFFICE: Black Violin

BLACK VIOLIN
Classical Boom Tour

Classical music and hip-hop collide!
The groundbreaking duo Black Violin blurs the lines between musical genres with their one-of-a-kind, family-friendly fusion of groove and strings.
TICKETS: $29-59 (incl. $4 restoration fee)
Male dancer swathed in white tulle jumps in the air with arms and left leg raised high

BOX OFFICE: Complexions Contemporary Ballet

FROM BACH TO BOWIE
Complexions Contemporary Ballet

Celebrate FirstWorks’ 15th season with a high-voltage evening featuring the runaway hit, Star Dust, a glorious dance set to the music of David Bowie performed by America’s first fully multicultural ballet company.
TICKETS: $25-74.50
For FirstWorks 15th anniversary party tickets please call the box office:
401-421-ARTS (2787)

BOX OFFICE: 15th Anniversary Party

FIRSTWORKS 15TH ANNIVERSARY
GLITTER AND GLAM PARTY

Join us for a fun night of party + performance to celebrate fifteen years of FirstWorks!
Tickets: $200 includes VIP seat to Complexions Contemporary Ballet mainstage performance at 7:30 PM
Call 401-421-ARTS (2787) to purchase

Black Violin

BLACK VIOLIN
Classical Boom Tour

Classical music and hip-hop collide!
The groundbreaking duo Black Violin blurs the lines between musical genres with their one-of-a-kind, family-friendly fusion of groove and strings.
Male dancer swathed in white tulle jumps in the air with arms and left leg raised high

Complexions Contemporary Ballet

FROM BACH TO BOWIE
Complexions Contemporary Ballet

Celebrate FirstWorks’ 15th season with a high-voltage evening featuring the runaway hit, Star Dust, a glorious dance set to the music of David Bowie performed by America’s first fully multicultural ballet company.

15th Anniversary Party

FIRSTWORKS 15TH ANNIVERSARY
Glitter & Glam Party

Ditch the long speeches and formal dinner for cocktails, music, entertainment and delicious hors d’oeuvres! We hope you will join us for a fun night of party + performance to celebrate fifteen years of FirstWorks.