Artistic integrity is off the charts!”

– National Endowment for the Arts

Box Office: CUNNINGHAM

CUNNINGHAM
Film Screening

Co-presented by FirstWorks and Brown Arts Initiative, this poetic film traces Cunningham’s artistic evolution over three decades of risk and discovery (1944–1972), from his early years as a struggling dancer in postwar New York to his emergence as one of the most visionary and influential choreographers worldwide.
TICKETS: $10 general public / Free to Brown University community
Close up of woman's face in profile with her hand raised and projected lines of light on her face

BOX OFFICE: Miwa Matreyek Artist Up Close

ARTIST UP-CLOSE CONVERSATION
with animator Miwa Matreyek

LA-based animator, director, designer and performer Miwa Matreyek will discuss the methods and inspiration behind her “Glorious Visions in Animation,” to be shown on March 25th, 7:30pm at Providence College Smith Center for the Arts.
FREE and open to the public – RSVP HERE
Portrait of Jacques Heim

BOX OFFICE: Jacques Heim Artist Talk

ARTIST TALK: DIAVOLO’S JACQUES HEIM
Architecture In Motion

Artistic Director and Founder of DIAVOLO, Jacques Heim, will give a talk framing his company’s unique performance style, his creative process, and the role of built structure in both.
Presented in collaboration between FirstWorks and RISD Interior Architecture
FREE, space is limited! Reserve now

BOX OFFICE: Diavolo

COMING SPRING 2020
DIAVOLO | Architecture in Motion®

America’s Got Talent finalist DIAVOLO | Architecture in Motion® uses daredevil dance to explore the relationship between the human body and its architectural environment.
Tickets: $39.50-69.50 (incl. $3 facility restoration fee)

BOX OFFICE: PVDFest Opening Night Party

PVDFEST OPENING NIGHT PARTY

Add your name to an impressive list of Providence Champions for the Arts by joining our host committee for the PVDFEST Opening Night VIP Party! Get tickets here:

BOX OFFICE: Ajijaak on Turtle Island

HEATHER HENSON PRESENTS
Ajijaak on Turtle Island

“An immersive environmental spectacle for the whole family” (Broadway World)
from the daughter of puppet legend Jim Henson.
TICKETS: $40 advance / $22.50 children under 12
Emily Dickinson - seated portrait

BOX OFFICE: 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.
Tickets: $25 adult / $20 senior / $10 student

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