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Providence Performing Arts Center

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Address: 220 Weybosset St, Providence, RI 02903-3707
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Providence is so lucky

If youo have never witnessed an event at PPAC, find an event you want to see, buy some tickets, and enjoy the event. While doing so, also take a look inside the center. View... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
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Attleboro, Ma.
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Attleboro, Ma.
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

If youo have never witnessed an event at PPAC, find an event you want to see, buy some tickets, and enjoy the event. While doing so, also take a look inside the center. View the magnificent restoration done , and marvel at the wonderful acoustics inside this venue. If I had any complaint, it would be that the restrooms are... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

An absolute gem, nestled in downtown Providence. Great way to spend a culturally rich evening with those who appreciate the arts or those yearning to. Fantastic way to impress your first date or guarantee a second one. An acoustic and aesthetic experience which will heighten your senses and transport you back to a time of romance and unity of mankind.

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Providence, Rhode Island
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

It was a lovely place to hear the word of God, The word of God makes any place lovely. Cant wait till there is another Christian concert here.

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Thank Luvingthelord
New York City, New York
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Traveling Broadway shows come to this historic spot in downtown Providence....Nice old fashion ambience.

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Providence, Rhode Island
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a beautiful theater right in downtown Providence. We have seen some amazing shows here, most recently Lion King. I would highly recommend it for a reasonably priced local theater with amazing shows.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Why travel to New York City when you can enjoy the Broadway experience here in Rhode Island. The former Lowe's Movie Palace opened in 1928. In 1998,after many years of neglect, the building was restored, renamed Providence Performing Arts Center, and reopened to host Broadway shows and other entertainments. Between 2000 and 2006 further renovations were made and PPAC is... More 

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New England
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stunning theater artfully decorated with intricate gold leaf details throughout the ceilings and walls. Not a bad seat in the house.

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Hudson, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The Providence Performing Art Center is a beautiful building with beautiful carpeting and lighting. You would think with so many people sitting watching the performance that the room would be warm from all the body heat. However it was very cold.

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Coventry, Rhode Island
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Such a beautiful interior. You can imagine what it was like back in the day. The shows put on are phenomenal. I just took my boys the Disney's The Lion King, and it was absolutely amazing. Staff are friendly and helpful. If given the chance, definitely take in a show here.

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Norwell, Massachusetts
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went to see the Lion King- have been to Ppac before- it is really falling down inside.. paint chipping everywhere - don't look up! Seats LL in orchestra- freezing! Decent view from there but you are VERY far back.

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