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 20 – Feb 24 all-day ArtProv Gallery
ArtProv Gallery’s latest exhibit, “Duets,” which offers intimate insights into great artistic partnerships, runs through March 17, 2018. Revealing the impact of love on the creative process, “Duets” features works by three couples who serve as each other’s muse: Mara Metcalf and Maria Napolitano, Shari Weschler Rubeck and Christian Rubeck, and Ana Flores and Gabriel Warren. While the duos did...
Feb 20 @ 11:00 am – Mar 17 @ 4:00 pm ArtProv Gallery
ArtProv Gallery’s newest exhibit “Undefined” features the works of S.W. Dinge. Dinge produced the paintings for the show mostly on the floor, watering down the gouache and acrylic paints and pouring them onto an unprimed canvas. The borders of each color were allowed to run and seep to their desired shape and position with little or no assistance from my...
Feb 23 all-day Museum of Natural History and Planetarium
Monday, February 19, – Friday, February 23, 2018 Experiment, tinker, build, observe, problem solve, explore and create with fun, hands-on activities at the Museum of Natural History throughout February vacation week. Science, technology, engineering and math are the focus during this week of family fun! 10 a.m.-4 p.m.: STEM Family Fun Cost: Free with museum admission Activities include: physics experiments...
Feb 23 all-day OPEN HOUSE- KB Surfaces, Closettec, Great American, Cas America
Join Us February 23rd, OPEN HOUSE. (Any time between 7am-6pm ) KB Surfaces, Cas America, Closettec, Great America Meet the staff, See and play on our Made In RI Air Hockey, Pool Tables, and Soccer Tables. View our state of the art facility , See us produce our Custom Counters, Case goods, Closet’s and Gaming Tables! Get a Sneak Peak...
Feb 23 all-day Imago Gallery
Imago Foundation for the Arts (IFA) will feature artwork by IFA featured artists Linda Megathlin and Mercedes Nuñez and guest artist Stephen Remick as part of a group exhibit February 8 through March 18 at IMAGO Gallery, 36 Market Street, Warren. The public is invited to a free reception for the artists on Friday, February 9 from 6 – 8...
Feb 23 @ 4:00 pm – Mar 9 @ 12:00 am Norey's
Heavy Seas Anniversary Ales Tap Takeover at Norey’s, Newport. Twentieth Winter Storm Imperial ESB,  Twenty-first Imperial Rye ESB, & twenty-second Belgian inspired Ale. www.noreys.com/craft-beer-menu Open at 4 p.m. Monday through Saturday. Closed Sundays.
Feb 23 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm Ballard Park
Friends of Ballard Park will present the thirteenth Annual Illuminated Garden on Thursday, February 22nd, Friday, February 23rd and Saturday, February 24th, 2017 from 6:00 to 9:00 p.m. in Ballard Park. The free event features thousands of lights displayed on the trees and unique features of Ballard Park’s three acre quarry meadow. In addition to lights set up by professional...
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 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm The Island Heron Yoga Studio
  Foster will speak on spiritual development, the state of the world and how to heal the soul of the world. Foster is deeply connected to the higher realm and always brings a profound and far-reaching perspective to the events happening in our world and our individual lives. Foster Perry has travelled the world studying, teaching and practicing the joy...
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 @ 7:30 pm Trinity Rep
By George Brant Directed by Tyler Dobrowsky Providence, 1942: Oberon Play House’s director and leading men are off at war. Determined to press on, the director’s wife sets out to produce an all-female version of Shakespeare’s Henry V, assembling an increasingly unexpected team united in desire, if not actual theater experience. Together they deliver a delightful celebration of collaboration and...
Feb 23 @ 7:30 pm Robert E. Will Theatre
Measure for Measure by William Shakespeare In a city besieged with crime and pay-to-play politics, a corrupt deputy and a devout nun enter into a perverse bargain. Will modest Isabella surrender her chastity to save her brother from the sex crime he’s accused of? Or will she preserve her maidenhead and condemn her brother to death? In Shakespeare’s blackest comedy,...
Feb 23 @ 7:30 pm Trinity Rep
By William Shakespeare Directed by Whitney White Featuring Jude Sandy as Othello, Rebecca Gibel as Desdemona, and Stephen Thorne as Iago Friendship and betrayal, love and jealousy. Once Othello’s most trusted confidante, Iago’s envy-fueled passions unleash a betrayal with catastrophic results for Othello and his beloved bride Desdemona. Shakespeare’s profound tragedy is an enduring story of race, love, envy, and...
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 23 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm Firehouse Theater
EVERY FRIDAY AND SATURDAY AT 8PM. Come see RI’s most award-winning comedy troupe, The Bit Players, as they hit the stage at the Firehouse Theater with their hilarious improv comedy show full of larger than life characters, hysterical musical numbers, and the quickest wit you’ll ever see. Inspired by audience suggestions, no two shows are ever the same! If you...
Feb 24 all-day Imago Gallery
Imago Foundation for the Arts (IFA) will feature artwork by IFA featured artists Linda Megathlin and Mercedes Nuñez and guest artist Stephen Remick as part of a group exhibit February 8 through March 18 at IMAGO Gallery, 36 Market Street, Warren. The public is invited to a free reception for the artists on Friday, February 9 from 6 – 8...
Feb 24 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm The VETS Gallery
Art League Rhode Island presents Through The Lens: An International Open Juried Photography Exhibition featuring diverse photographic creations from around the country and elsewhere. Exhibition: Friday, December 1 – Saturday, March 3 Reception and Awards: Thursday, December 14 5:30 – 8 p.m. The VETS Gallery, One Avenue Of The Arts, Providence, RI 02903. Contact: artleagueri@gmail.com Website: http://artleaguerhodeisland.org (401) 861-0500 Hours...
Feb 24 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm Newport Historial Society
In the mid-18th century, Newport was the fifth wealthiest city in colonial America. What jobs were people doing that helped the city become so successful? On Saturday, February 24, 2018, from 10am-1pm, join the Newport Historical Society to learn how people made their living. During this colonial career fair, costumed interpreters will represent different occupations that would have been present...
Feb 24 @ 10:00 am – 4:30 pm Naval War College Museum
The Naval War College Museum presents a new exhibit, “To Win or Lose All: Williams S. Sims and the U.S. Navy in the First World War.” The exhibit occupies the museum’s gallery on the second floor. To Win or Lose All explores the Navy’s role in securing victory for the Allies during the First World War. Under Admiral Sims’s leadership,...
Feb 24 @ 11:00 am – 4:00 pm The Chazan Gallery at Wheeler
The Chazan Gallery at Wheeler is pleased to present Wanders, a two-person exhibition featuring the work of Masha Ryskin and Serge Marchetta, from February 15 to March 7, 2018. There will be an opening reception for the artists on February 15, from 5:00 – 7:00. The public is invited.
Feb 24 @ 12:00 pm Wes' Rib House
“Opening the Oyster: A Black Culinary Extravaganza,” is a full course dinner featuring dishes prepared by the great African American chefs of the White House. The elegant event takes place Saturday, February 24th, 2018 at noon at Wes’ Rib House, 38 Dike Street, Providence, RI. Seating is limited; tickets are $75 and may be purchased online at StagesofFreedom.org/oyster The full...
Feb 24 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm The Rhody Center
In this workshop you will be introduced to flamenco dance. Flamenco is a very passionate dance form that ranges from fiery and exciting to very lighthearted and playful, while always displaying purposeful and thoughtful movement. No previous experience is necessary! Using flamenco’s 12 count palos (rhythms) Solea and Solea por Bulerias, we will develop our upper to lower body coordination...
Feb 24 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm Ballard Park
Friends of Ballard Park will present the thirteenth Annual Illuminated Garden on Thursday, February 22nd, Friday, February 23rd and Saturday, February 24th, 2017 from 6:00 to 9:00 p.m. in Ballard Park. The free event features thousands of lights displayed on the trees and unique features of Ballard Park’s three acre quarry meadow. In addition to lights set up by professional...
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 24 @ 7:30 pm Trinity Rep
By George Brant Directed by Tyler Dobrowsky Providence, 1942: Oberon Play House’s director and leading men are off at war. Determined to press on, the director’s wife sets out to produce an all-female version of Shakespeare’s Henry V, assembling an increasingly unexpected team united in desire, if not actual theater experience. Together they deliver a delightful celebration of collaboration and...
Feb 24 @ 7:30 pm Robert E. Will Theatre
Measure for Measure by William Shakespeare In a city besieged with crime and pay-to-play politics, a corrupt deputy and a devout nun enter into a perverse bargain. Will modest Isabella surrender her chastity to save her brother from the sex crime he’s accused of? Or will she preserve her maidenhead and condemn her brother to death? In Shakespeare’s blackest comedy,...
Feb 24 @ 7:30 pm Trinity Rep
By William Shakespeare Directed by Whitney White Featuring Jude Sandy as Othello, Rebecca Gibel as Desdemona, and Stephen Thorne as Iago Friendship and betrayal, love and jealousy. Once Othello’s most trusted confidante, Iago’s envy-fueled passions unleash a betrayal with catastrophic results for Othello and his beloved bride Desdemona. Shakespeare’s profound tragedy is an enduring story of race, love, envy, and...
Feb 24 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm Firehouse Theater
EVERY FRIDAY AND SATURDAY AT 8PM. Come see RI’s most award-winning comedy troupe, The Bit Players, as they hit the stage at the Firehouse Theater with their hilarious improv comedy show full of larger than life characters, hysterical musical numbers, and the quickest wit you’ll ever see. Inspired by audience suggestions, no two shows are ever the same! If you...
Feb 24 @ 8:00 pm Blackstone River Theatre
L’Esperance Mandolin Ensemble and the New York Mandolin Ensemble will join forces for a spectacular program featuring New England’s and New York’s premiere mandolin ensembles. The New York Mandolin Ensemble, featuring Barry Mitterhoff, Steve Antonelli, and Wayne Fugate, is an eclectic group of experienced New York-based musicians who seek to expand the traditional boundaries of mandolin music through their original compositions and carefully chosen arrangements of...