Artistic integrity is off the charts!”

– National Endowment for the Arts

Mummenschanz

MUMMENSCHANZ

MUMMENSCHANZ

The beloved troupe has brought myth, mystery and plenty of laughter to generations of audiences for over four decades.
Tim Fain

TIM FAIN

TIM FAIN

Bringing grace, youth, and vast musical gifts to the stage, emerging powerhouse Tim Fain joins Philip Glass for an evening of chamber music.
Philip Glass

PHILIP GLASS

PHILIP GLASS

This season, we engage with a game-changing artistic icon and the ideas that have powered his creative, cross-genre collaborations.
Soledad Barrio and Noche Flamenca

NOCHE FLAMENCA

NOCHE FLAMENCA

Hailed by critics everywhere for its transcendent and deeply emotional performances, Noche Flamenca is recognized as the most authentic flamenco touring company in the field today.
Lostwax Multimedia Dance - Zoologic

LOSTWAX MULTIMEDIA DANCE

LOSTWAX MULTIMEDIA DANCE

Marking their 5th world premiere for FirstWorks this season with “Zoologic”, Lostwax examines the cusp between installation, performance space and narrative through the use of technology.
Philip Glass

PHILIP GLASS – AN EVENING OF CHAMBER MUSIC

PHILIP GLASS & TIM FAIN

Experience an intimate evening of chamber music with one of the world’s most important living composers, Philip Glass, featuring violin virtuoso Tim Fain.

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…

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.

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…