Artistic integrity is off the charts!”

– National Endowment for the Arts

SALON: JAZZ IN RI HISTORY AND CULTURE

SALON: JAZZ IN RI HISTORY AND CULTURE

On 2/27, FirstWorks will present Urban Bush Women performing Walking With ‘Trane, a work emblematic of UBW’s practice of weaving contemporary dance, music, and text with the history, culture, and spiritual traditions of African Americans and the African Diaspora. Join us for a discussion of the history and role of jazz in RI. FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC.

BUILDING TRUST THROUGH PROCESS

BUILDING TRUST THROUGH PROCESS

A workshop on falling, rolling, stillness, connecting through focus, counterbalance, lifting using minimal effort, centering and integration of breath, and being attentive to our partner(s) and surroundings, with Urban Bush Women’s Founder, Jawole Willa Jo Zollar and dancers from the company. REGISTRATION REQUIRED.

2015-16 SEASON

2015 / 16 SEASON EVENTS

Dazzling cultural performances. Provocative discussions with legendary artists. World-class music and dance. The driving force behind this summer’s Providence International Arts Festival, FirstWorks offers eye-popping spectacle and performance all year long.

Rosanne Cash: Up Next

ARTISTIC ICONS SERIES FINALE! ROSANNE CASH

Legendary singer/songwriter Rosanne Cash hits the road with a full band and multimedia experience featuring music from her latest (and finest!) album, The River & The Thread.

BALLETBOYZ 4-PACK

BALLETBOYZ – 20% off 4-PACK

Discover what’s new and innovative from across the pond with one of the most original forces in modern dance.
SAVE 20% on a ticket 4-Pack. Good on $38, 48 and 58 ticket levels. For phone sales call 401-421-ARTS and reference code BALLET4.