Courtesy of the Rhode Island Philharmonic.

2/16 Harry Potter in Concert

Why: Relive the magical adventure of Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets live in concert. The whole family can enjoy the iconic tunes of John Williams’s otherworldly scores from the movie adaptations, played by the Rhode Island Philharmonic Orchestra. Close your eyes and be transported to the wizarding world of Harry Potter.
Where: Providence Performing Arts Center, 220 Weybosset St., Providence.
More Info: Call 421-2787 or visit ppacri.org

Feb 22 all-day Various venues in Rhode Island
Tenth Annual Providence Children’s Film Festival Celebrating A Decade of Wonder: February 15-28, Films. Presentations. Workshops. Field Trips. Extraordinary independent and international films that cultivate empathy, foster a global perspective, spark new ideas and inspire audiences to think critically about their world. Tickets on sale and full film schedule available mid-January.  Festival Highlights More than 140 thoughtfully curated films from thirty-five-plus...
Feb 22 all-day Greenwich Odeum
Calling all Rhode Island performers! The East Greenwich Summer Arts and Festival Organization has opened up the Video Auditions for the 2019 Race to the Stage music competition. Submit your online video to audition for the live performance of Race to the Stage held on April 28, from 3-5 p.m. at the Greenwich Odeum. Here’s your chance to bring your...
Feb 22 all-day URI Theatre
The Wolves by Sarah DeLappe A girls indoor soccer team warms up. From the safety of their suburban stretch circle, the team navigates big questions and wages tiny battles with all the vim and vigor of a pack of adolescent warriors. Meet the nine girls who just want to score some goals. A Finalist for the 2017 Pulitzer Prize URI...
Feb 22 all-day Warwick Center for the Arts
We are excited to announce our 2019 School Vacation Art Camp. Choose from two: Ages 6-11 with offerings such as Art of Yoga and Cartooning, and our teen camp, ages twelve through seventeen, with classes such as Comic Books, Manga Drawing, and Mixed Media, plus many more! Your child or teen can stretch his or her imagination and artistic skills...
Feb 22 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm The VETS
Conductor Ken-David Masur returns to The VETS stage for a program featuring Dukas’ The Sorcerer’s Apprentice, Berlioz’s Symphonie fantastique and soloist Fabio Bidini joining the RI Philharmonic Orchestra for Rachmaninoff’s Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini. The RI Philharmonic Youth Symphony Orchestra (RIPYO) will perform its annual Side-by-Side concert with the RI Philharmonic Orchestra featuring Borodin’s “Petite Suite” conducted by...
Feb 22 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm Warwick Center for the Arts
Bring Your Own Improv’s Family Friendly Comedy Show (BYOI’s Family Friendly Comedy Show) Fridays at 7 p.m. – January 4 to November 29 (No July 5) Bring Your Own Improv (BYOI) is now in its twelfth season! This interactive improv show welcomes voluntary audience participation. You can participate in one of three ways: Applaud for a scene you like, yell...
Feb 22 @ 7:30 pm Stadium Theatre Performing Arts Centre
The star of the Style Network’s Psychic in Suburbia, Maureen Hancock is an internationally renowned Spirit Medium, and author of the bestselling book, “The Medium Next Door: Adventures of a Real-Life Ghost Whisperer.” Join her for Postcards from Heaven as she delivers messages from beyond.
Feb 22 @ 7:30 pm – 7:45 pm Helen Forman Theatre, Rhode Island College
“The Marriage of Bette and Boo by Christopher Durang” Connie Crawford, director Feb 20-23, 7:30 p.m. Feb 23-24, 2 p.m. Helen Forman Theatre As the play begins, Bette and Boo are being united in matrimony, surrounded by their beaming families. But as the further progress of their marriage is chronicled, it becomes increasing clear that things are not working out...
Feb 22 @ 8:00 pm – 10:30 pm Courthouse Center for the Arts
There’s no one in the industry today that can recreate the sound and style of the world famous Doobie Brothers like the Doobie Others can. Seven of Long Island’s top professional musicians have pooled their talents, years of performance experience, and their love of the Doobies to become the very best Doobies tribute show in the country today. Inspired by...
Feb 22 @ 8:00 pm Greenwich Odeum
From humble beginnings in Phoenix, Arizona to the streets of San Francisco THE TUBES were catapulted into rock and roll’s limelight in the mid 1970s and made their most memorable mark on Rock history throughout the 70s and 80s with such classic rock staples as “White Punks On Dope”, “What Do You Want From Life”, “Mondo Bondage”, “Don’t Touch Me...
Feb 22 @ 9:00 pm – 10:30 pm Warwick Center for the Arts
Bring Your Own Improv’s Late Night Comedy Show (BYOI’s Late Night Comedy Show) Fridays at 9 p.m. – January 4 to November 29 (No July 5) Bring Your Own Improv (BYOI) is now in its twelfth season! This interactive improv show welcomes voluntary audience participation. You can participate in one of three ways: Applaud for a scene you like, yell...
Feb 23 all-day Various venues in Rhode Island
Tenth Annual Providence Children’s Film Festival Celebrating A Decade of Wonder: February 15-28, Films. Presentations. Workshops. Field Trips. Extraordinary independent and international films that cultivate empathy, foster a global perspective, spark new ideas and inspire audiences to think critically about their world. Tickets on sale and full film schedule available mid-January.  Festival Highlights More than 140 thoughtfully curated films from thirty-five-plus...
Feb 23 all-day Greenwich Odeum
Calling all Rhode Island performers! The East Greenwich Summer Arts and Festival Organization has opened up the Video Auditions for the 2019 Race to the Stage music competition. Submit your online video to audition for the live performance of Race to the Stage held on April 28, from 3-5 p.m. at the Greenwich Odeum. Here’s your chance to bring your...
Feb 23 all-day University of Rhode Island- Richard E. Beaupre Center for Chemical and Forensic Science
Join us for the second annual TEDxURI on Saturday, February 23, featuring stories of how people have changed it up. You will enjoy an enlightening afternoon hearing from a diverse group exploring issues such as climate change, gender in native cultures, police brutality, poetry in science and much more. Don’t miss these ideas worth spreading.
Feb 23 all-day URI Theatre
The Wolves by Sarah DeLappe A girls indoor soccer team warms up. From the safety of their suburban stretch circle, the team navigates big questions and wages tiny battles with all the vim and vigor of a pack of adolescent warriors. Meet the nine girls who just want to score some goals. A Finalist for the 2017 Pulitzer Prize URI...
Feb 23 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am Stadium Theatre Performing Arts Centre
In this 10-week course, children will harness their imagination through make-believe play and learning how to tell stories. Theatre Tikes will sing songs with movement, play games and make crafts. Students will gain experience in simple prop and costume design by crafting their own pieces, and they will tour the theatre to see what happens behind the scenes. This course...
Feb 23 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm The Bristol Art Museum
Saturdays, February 2 – 23 | 10 a.m. – noon | four weeks $110 BAM Members丨$120 Non-Members This class will introduce children to artists and writers who have created imaginary worlds, characters, and stories. Using mixed media, the children will be encouraged to use their imaginations to illustrate, talk and write about their own ideas. Literary themes for ideas presented...
Feb 23 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm Stadium Theatre Performing Arts Centre
This ten-week musical theatre education course is designed to teach budding theatre artists about all aspects of staging a musical theatre production. Through the use of theatre games and activities, participants will gain knowledge in how to audition, memorize lines and lyrics as well as choreography and stage direction. Intro to Musical Theatre is led by theatre majors and veteran...
Feb 23 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm Stadium Theatre Performing Arts Centre
This 10-week musical theatre education course is designed to teach budding theatre artists about all aspects of staging a musical theatre production. Through the use of theatre games and activities, participants will gain knowledge in how to audition, memorize lines and lyrics as well as choreography and stage direction. Intro to Musical Theatre is led by theatre majors and veteran...
Feb 23 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm Gamm Theatre
January 19-February 23 Six sessions Saturdays 10 a.m.-noon Instructor: Michael Liebhauser Tuition: $170 This exciting new course will explore how the connection between character and violence can inform your performance whether you’re swinging a broadsword or throwing a pie. Participants will learn a variety of approaches and styles of combat within the context of scene work from classical and contemporary...
Feb 23 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm Providence Children's Museum
Collaborate and create to turn PCM’s Discovery Studio in to a low-tech arcade! Repurpose recycled materials to design and build a game and play games built by other visitors. Underwritten by Amgen as part of “Amgen’s Family Maker Series”.
Feb 23 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm East Greenwich Free Library
On Saturday, February 23, 1-3 p.m., the Friends of the East Greenwich Free Library, 85 Peirce Street, will share an important discussion concerning the various “fronts” in the “New Cold War” with China and Russia, including especially the South China Sea, North Korea, Ukraine, and Syria situations. The discussion will be led by Lyle Jared Goldstein, Ph.D., author and research...
Feb 23 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm Stadium Theatre Performing Arts Centre
In this 10-week course, students will study and apply different acting techniques which may be utilized for their individual or group work. Students will be given the opportunity to work on monologues, and scenes from one act or full length plays with scene partners. Actors will be provided with feedback and guidance directly from their instructor, as well as class...
Feb 23 @ 7:00 pm Greenwich Odeum
Join Rhode Island women as they raise their voices, and the roof, at the V-Day East Greenwich production of Eve Ensler’s groundbreaking play “The Vagina Monologues”. Gather your girlfriends, your sisters, your mom and grandmother – celebrate the women in you life! You’ll laugh, you’ll cry and you’ll be talking about it on the ride home. The award-winning play is...
Feb 23 @ 7:30 pm Stadium Theatre Performing Arts Centre
Come fly with us to the glamorous, glitzy nights of 1960’s Las Vegas and see Frank Sinatra, Dean Martin, Sammy Davis Jr. and Marilyn Monroe together again. Revel in the sights, the banter and the music! When you see these talented impersonators, you’ll swear that you’ve traveled back in time to the Sands Casino… and when you hear them sing,...
Feb 23 @ 7:30 pm – 7:45 pm Helen Forman Theatre, Rhode Island College
“The Marriage of Bette and Boo by Christopher Durang” Connie Crawford, director Feb 20-23, 7:30 p.m. Feb 23-24, 2 p.m. Helen Forman Theatre As the play begins, Bette and Boo are being united in matrimony, surrounded by their beaming families. But as the further progress of their marriage is chronicled, it becomes increasing clear that things are not working out...
Feb 23 @ 8:00 pm The VETS
Conductor Ken-David Masur returns to The VETS stage for a program featuring Dukas’ The Sorcerer’s Apprentice, Berlioz’s Symphonie fantastique and soloist Fabio Bidini joining the RI Philharmonic Orchestra for Rachmaninoff’s Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini. The RI Philharmonic Youth Symphony Orchestra (RIPYO) will perform its annual Side-by-Side concert with the RI Philharmonic Orchestra featuring Borodin’s “Petite Suite” conducted by...
Feb 23 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm Blackstone River Theatre
The Gnomes special brand of World-Folk-Fusion always gets an audience on their feet and dancing! The band features Phil Edmonds, Cathy Clasper-Torch, Mike Fischman, Peter Breen, and Matt Demick. Together they combine their varied musical backgrounds into arrangements that have been described as “exotic, fresh, and unique.” Instrumentation includes fiddle, Irish whistles, er-hu, accordion, guitar, mandolin, bass, percussion, keyboard, and vocals. Their spirited music takes...
Feb 24 all-day Linden Place Mansion
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Feb 24 all-day Various venues in Rhode Island
Tenth Annual Providence Children’s Film Festival Celebrating A Decade of Wonder: February 15-28, Films. Presentations. Workshops. Field Trips. Extraordinary independent and international films that cultivate empathy, foster a global perspective, spark new ideas and inspire audiences to think critically about their world. Tickets on sale and full film schedule available mid-January.  Festival Highlights More than 140 thoughtfully curated films from thirty-five-plus...