Chromatic Fantasy: The World of Ciurlionis. Rhode Island’s own performance ensemble with a superb string quartet at its heart explores the intense cross-pollination of art, poetry and music at the turn of the 20th century.
A day of workshops, community classes, discussion, design, lecture/demonstration, and art installations. In its fourth year, the ASaP Symposium explores holistic, artistic interventions for diverse populations. This year’s focus is on the power of design and the implementation of arts programming in the medical field. FREE REGISTRATION
From the concert hall to the classroom, FirstWorks is also at the frontier of arts education, where performers engage directly with local students through creative programs and performances at area schools. Find out more about current opportunities…
Dazzle to the acrobatic steampunk spectacle of CIRQUE MECHANICS in Pedal Punk; experience the energy, humor and sheer beauty of PAUL TAYLOR DANCE COMPANY; and celebrate 25 years of the world’s premier hip-hop dance company, RENNIE TAYLOR PUREMOVEMENT — you’ll revel in every extraordinary FirstWorks moment.
Cranston St. Armory: Animated by Art uses the arts as a focal point to engage community stakeholders around envisioning a bright future and multiple creative uses for this historic site, built in 1907 in the heart of Providence’s West End neighborhood.