Artistic integrity is off the charts!”

– National Endowment for the Arts

Adopt a school - FirstWorks Arts Learning

ADOPT-A-SCHOOL

ADOPT-A-SCHOOL

Despite clear correlation between arts involvement and academic performance, arts programs are often the first to get cut from the budget in K-12 schools. Help students succeed in school, work and life by adopting a school through FirstWorks Arts Learning today!
Soledad Barrio and Noche Flamenca

SOLEDAD BARRIO AND NOCHE FLAMENCA

SOLEDAD BARRIO & NOCHE FLAMENCA

Sizzling flamenco electrifies the stage as this Madrid-based company of dancers, singers and musicians provides an authentic look at a fiery and expressive art form.

CURATORS CIRCLE

CURATOR’S CIRCLE

The Curator’s Circle is an exciting way for you to support the performing arts and education programs of FirstWorks while receiving premiere entry to special receptions as well as unique social events throughout the year.
Volunteer

Volunteer

VOLUNTEER

Volunteers gain an exclusive, behind-the-scenes look at “firsts” in the arts in Providence.

Goat Hill Writers

GOAT HILL WRITERS

Goat Hill is made up of Ann Hood, Hester Kaplan and Taylor Polites, three writers who are trying to bring attention to the literary arts and writing communities in Rhode Island. On Friday night they’ll be on their worst behavior with Writers Behaving Badly. The fun continues on Saturday with A Writer’s Feast. Learn more…

Opening Night Party–PVDFest 2016

OPENING NIGHT PARTY–PVDFEST 2016

Be a champion for the arts in Providence! Help to kick off Providence’s cultural event of the year, enjoy downtown bites and celebrate the arts.

PVDFest FirstWorks Plaza Stage Sidy Maiga

FIRSTWORKS PLAZA STAGE SURPRISE!

To cap Saturday evening’s celebration on the FirstWorks Plaza Stage, Sidy Maiga & AfriManding will be joined by special guest and Grammy-Award winner Oumou Sangaré. Find out more…