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Monday, June, 19, 2017

Art, Culture + Tourism Newsletter

It’s been a busy month for the Department of Art, Culture + Tourism! The start of the school year marked the official launch of the Turnaround Arts: Providence partnership. Faculty from our three participating schools received trainings in how to use arts strategies across their curricula to build capacity, collaboration, and shared leadership within their […]

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PVDFEst Save The Date
Friday, May, 05, 2017

PVDFest Returns For Year Three With Off The Wall Programming June 1-4, 2017

Providence, RI – City of Providence Mayor Jorge O. Elorza, the Department of Art, Culture + Tourism and Founding Partner FirstWorks have announced that PVDFest, Providence’s signature art festival, will return for its third edition June 1-4, 2017. During the four-day event artists and performers from around the globe and just around the corner will […]

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A La Rhody
Friday, May, 05, 2017

A La Rhody: A Celebration of Gastronomical Proportions

Providence, RI – Rhode Island’s rich history will be told through the taste buds in 2017, as local cultural and tourism organizations have united to celebrate the Ocean State’s culinary traditions with a series of events, exhibitions and promotions. The yearlong effort, called A La Rhody, will use a variety of lenses to view that […]

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Friday, September, 30, 2016

Providence Singers Announce Their 45th Season

The Providence Singers’ 2016-2017 season features exciting musical collaborations with the Rhode Island Philharmonic and Aurea Ensemble, world premieres of new compositions by internationally-respected composer, Ola Gjeilo and Providence Singers Assistant Conductor, Michael Galib, and a studio-recording of Dan Forrest’s Requiem for the Living. Mozart’s Requiem Friday, October 14, 2016 – 6:30pm Saturday, October 15, […]

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PVDFest
Friday, September, 30, 2016

PVDFest 2017: Get Involved

Abstract: Providence’s signature art festival will return for its third edition June 1-4, 2017. Musicians, artists, vendors and creative minds of all kinds are invited to connect with festival staff to express their interest in performing, creating, selling and volunteering at PVDFest 2017. Press Release: Providence, RI – City of Providence Mayor Jorge O. Elorza, […]

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