globetrotters

Mike Centioli

3/31  Harlem Globetrotters

Why: In the mood for some basketball, minus the March Madness drama? Head to the Dunkin’ Donuts Center to see your favorite basketball team, the Harlem Globetrotters, face the newly revamped Washington Generals team — and the players won’t be dunking doughnuts! See a dazzling display of basketball wizardry (jumps, tricks, you name it) with a dash of comedy for an event that will be a slam dunk for the whole family.
Where: Dunkin’ Donuts Center, 1 LaSalle Sq., Providence.
More info: Call 331-0700 or visit dunkindonutscenter.com.

Feb 23 @ 6:30 pm – 9:30 pm Chair 5 Rooftop
Unwind and listen to the music and stylings of Mark Gorman on the in/outdoor rooftop at Chair 5 (Located at The Break Hotel). Sip artisan cocktails, New England craft beers and boutique wines while you enjoy views of the ocean and our locally sourced menu!
Feb 23 @ 7:00 pm Linden Place Mansion
Let the Lois Vaughan Jazz Quartet take you on a musical journey with an evening of songs that helped to shape the Great American Jazz Tradition. Ranging from ragtime to swing to bepop to Latin, music will fill the Linden Place parlors on Friday, February 23, 2018 at 7:30pm. In addition to the quartet playing and improvising great songs from...
Feb 23 @ 7:30 pm St Martin's Church
Darwin at Sea In this compelling program, eloquent letters, journal entries and excerpts from Darwin’s seminal publications humanize one of the most probing and influential minds in modern history. Framed by the poetry of Blake, Wordsworth, and Coleridge, as well as the ground-breaking string quartets of Mendelssohn and Beethoven, together with Chris Turner’s virtuosic harmonica improvisations, Darwin’s uncanny sense of...
Feb 23 @ 7:45 pm Irish Ceilidhe Club of Rhode Island
An evening in the pub with guitarist and vocalist Tim Keohane 7:45 p.m. – 11:00 p.m. One of the club’s favorites, Tim brings a strong background in Irish folk music to his every performance. The 1916 Committee will present a lecture in the upstairs hall beginning at 7:30 – “American Groups that Contributed/Supported Ireland during the Famine and the 1920’s.”...
Feb 24 @ 6:30 pm – 9:30 pm Chair 5 Rooftop
Unwind and listen to the music and stylings of Gracelyn Rennick on the in/outdoor rooftop at Chair 5 (Located at The Break Hotel). Sip artisan cocktails, New England craft beers and boutique wines while you enjoy views of the ocean and our locally sourced menu!
Feb 25 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm Goff Hall
The dance music jam sessions continue in Rehoboth every Sunday night from 7-9 p.m. All are welcome! Once a month throughout the year, the session is a Community Dance, at which we teach everything that needs teaching, depending on the experience of the dancers. The Community Dances go from 7 to 9 p.m. and are preceded by a potluck at...
Feb 28 @ 8:30 pm – 11:30 pm Nick-A-Nees
Bluegrass Throedown features a different local or touring bluegrass band every Wednesday night at Nick-a-Nee’s in Providence. There’s never a cover, but there’s always a good time. bluegrassthroedown.com Free
Mar 2 @ 6:30 pm – 9:30 pm Chair 5
Relax and unwind to the music and stylings of Mark Gorman on the in/outdoor rooftop at Chair 5 (Located at The Break Hotel). Mark is known for his wide-ranging repertoire and his engaging crowd interaction. An accomplished guitarist-vocalist, he welcomes song requests from his audiences and works hard to play something for everyone.
Mar 2 @ 8:00 pm – Mar 3 @ 11:00 pm Courthouse Center for the Arts
Rich Kubicz, who plays the role of Tom Petty in the show, has been playing guitar and singing since his early teens. By 2007, so many people had told him that he looked and sounded like Tom Petty that he decided to put together Damn The Torpedoes as a tribute to Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers.   
Mar 2 @ 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm Irish Ceilidhe Club of Rhode Island
Hosted by fiddler Armand Aromin and uilleann piper Torrin Ryan in the Pub. Free and open to the public. All welcome. Doors open at 7:00 PM.
Mar 3 @ 6:30 pm – 9:30 pm Chair 5
Unwind and listen to Steve Belaus, local Narragansett singer/songwriter on guitar and vocals, performing Neil Young, America, Fogelberg, Rundgren, Bowie, Cross, and a variety of other artists, plus originals, including the hit song, “Narragansett.” Relax on the in/outdoor rooftop at Chair 5 (Located at The Break Hotel).
Mar 3 @ 8:00 pm Blackstone River Theatre
Quickly gaining recognition as one of Irish music’s new “super-groups,” RUNA has been enchanting audiences by pushing the boundaries of Irish folk music into the Americana and roots music formats since their formation in 2008. Interweaving the haunting melodies and exuberant tunes of Ireland and Scotland with the lush harmonies and intoxicating rhythms of jazz, bluegrass, flamenco and blues, they offer a thrilling and redefining take...
Mar 4 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm Goff Hall
The dance music jam sessions continue in Rehoboth every Sunday night from 7-9 p.m. All are welcome! Once a month throughout the year, the session is a Community Dance, at which we teach everything that needs teaching, depending on the experience of the dancers. The Community Dances go from 7 to 9 p.m. and are preceded by a potluck at...
Mar 4 @ 7:00 pm Blackstone River Theatre
Robbie O’Connell returns to Blackstone River Theatre for a duo performance with dynamic fiddler Rose Clancy. Singer-songwriter Robbie O’Connell was born in Waterford, Ireland, and grew up in Carrick-on-Suir, County Tipperary. In 1977, he joined the legendary Clancy Brothers with whom he recorded 3 albums. With the 1982 release of his first solo album Robbie emerged as an artist of major stature....
Mar 7 @ 8:00 pm – Mar 8 @ 11:00 pm Courthouse Center for the Arts
Rumours is the Southeast’s premier Fleetwood Mac tribute band. Based in Atlanta, GA, Rumours captures the energy of Fleetwood Mac at the height of their career by blending perfect harmonies, precise instrumentation, and a visually engaging stage show.
Mar 7 @ 8:30 pm – 11:30 pm Nick-A-Nees
Bluegrass Throedown features a different local or touring bluegrass band every Wednesday night at Nick-a-Nee’s in Providence. There’s never a cover, but there’s always a good time. bluegrassthroedown.com Free
Mar 7 @ 8:30 pm – 11:30 pm Norey's, Newport
Jack Grace Trio @ Norey’s, Newport March 7th, 8:30 p.m., no cover. Come for Dinner & Get a Great Seat. www.noreys.com/dining-menu/ 156 Broadway, 401-847-4971. Ken Lafler- bass & Nate Logus- drums
Mar 9 all-day Linden Place Mansion
Linden Place is thrilled to welcome back internationally known folk singer and songwriter Robbie O’Connell for a night of authentic Celtic music and storytelling on Friday, March 9, 2018 at 7:30 p.m. Robbie O’Connell is best known for his work with the Clancy Brothers and has continued on with his career writing solo pieces. He takes the inspiration of everyday...
Mar 9 all-day Courthouse Center for the Arts
Back by popular demand….. This Boston Celtic Group will WOW you with their talent The Band Fellswater is Boston’s dynamic Celtic music ensemble. We play a wide range of tunes and songs from Traditional to modern compositions that draw from the heritage of all the Celtic nations, especially Scotland, Ireland, Brittany, and Canada.
Mar 9 @ 6:30 pm – 9:30 pm Chair 5
Relax and unwind to the music and stylings of Dave Frageorgia on the in/outdoor rooftop at Chair 5 (Located at The Break Hotel). Sip artisan cocktails, New England craft beers and boutique wines while you enjoy views of the ocean and our locally sourced menu!
Mar 10 @ 6:30 pm – 9:30 pm Chair 5
Unwind and listen to Lainey Dionne a Providence based indie artist and singer/songwriter on the in/outdoor rooftop at Chair 5 (Located at The Break Hotel). Sip artisan cocktails, New England craft beers and boutique wines while you enjoy views of the ocean and our locally sourced menu!
Mar 10 @ 8:00 pm Blackstone River Theatre
Irish vocalist Karan Casey was a founding member of traditional supergroup Solas, a band known for rousing tunes and striking renditions of traditional songs. Since Solas, Casey has carved out a unique and acclaimed place in contemporary Irish and folk music. Karan has recorded six solo albums, has won Best Irish Female Vocalist twice, Best Irish Folk album and a Grammy for her...
Mar 10 @ 8:00 pm – Mar 11 @ 11:00 pm Courthouse Center for the Arts
Roger Ceresi’s All-Starz. This Spring Fling will be jamming with talented Rhode Island Musicians. Rocking and Rolling with the best of the best dance tunes and of course my favorite Ray Charles MaryAnn…. The list of the finest music this band will sing will have you moving in your chair til you can’t stand it anymore and you’ll just have...
Mar 11 @ 4:00 pm Blackstone River Theatre
There comes a time when the dues have been paid and when the tools of the apprenticeship are neatly stowed away. The honing of the craft continues, but the dust – so to speak – has settled. Almost ten years ago, four Irish singers, performers and songwriters decided to take a calculated risk. The constituent parts of The High Kings – Finbarr Clancy, Brian Dunphy, Martin Furey...
Mar 11 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm Goff Hall
The dance music jam sessions continue in Rehoboth every Sunday night from 7-9 p.m. All are welcome! Once a month throughout the year, the session is a Community Dance, at which we teach everything that needs teaching, depending on the experience of the dancers. The Community Dances go from 7 to 9 p.m. and are preceded by a potluck at...
Mar 11 @ 8:00 pm Blackstone River Theatre
There comes a time when the dues have been paid and when the tools of the apprenticeship are neatly stowed away. The honing of the craft continues, but the dust – so to speak – has settled. Almost ten years ago, four Irish singers, performers and songwriters decided to take a calculated risk. The constituent parts of The High Kings – Finbarr Clancy, Brian Dunphy, Martin Furey...
Mar 13 @ 7:30 pm – 10:00 pm The Auditorium in Roberts Hall Rhode Island College
Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day with an all-star cast of Irish singers, dancers and musicians. Experience the epic tale of Celtic culture, with traditional melodies and steps in a gala celebration. The journey begins in rural Ireland, prior to the Famine and leads us to the present, celebrating the evolution of traditional Irish dance and music, and showcasing the pioneers now...
Mar 14 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm RISD Auditorium
Across the steppes of Central Asia, modern bards still sing the tale of Gulaim, the teenage warrior who defended ancient clans from Eastern invaders with the help of her qyrq qyz, or 40 girls, Amazons of Turkic legend. Enduring for centuries in a male-dominated epic tradition, this powerful matriarchal narrative comes to full-throated life in the Aga Khan Music Initiative’s...
Mar 14 @ 8:30 pm – 11:30 pm Nick-A-Nees
Bluegrass Throedown features a different local or touring bluegrass band every Wednesday night at Nick-a-Nee’s in Providence. There’s never a cover, but there’s always a good time. bluegrassthroedown.com Free
Mar 15 @ 6:00 pm Ciro's Tavern
Join the Museum of Work & Culture Thursday, March 15, at 6pm as it celebrates St. Patrick’s festivities with an evening of Irish music, dance, history, and a traditional feast at Ciro’s Tavern on Cherry. Music will feature great Irish sing-alongs and ballads with performances from Irish native Kieran Keating, Fr. Michael Woolley, Stephanie Mahon and friends, along with dancers...