Things To Do in November

Discover the best things to do in Rhode Island this month, including family-friendly activities, festivals, performances, food events and shows. Here are our top picks:

Nov
22
Fri
Bring Your Own Improv’s Family Friendly Comedy Show @ Warwick Center for the Arts
Nov 22 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Bring Your Own Improv’s Family Friendly Comedy Show @ Warwick Center for the Arts | Warwick | Rhode Island | United States

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 out fantastic suggestions or if you feel you’re ready, jump up and get involved with us on stage.

Friday Night Live! @ Everett Stage
Nov 22 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Friday Night Live! @ Everett Stage | Providence | Rhode Island | United States

Hilarious Improv Comedy with FNL’s interactive scenes, on-the-spot musicals, improvised song, dance, and skits! Performances are intended for audiences of all ages, personality types, and food groups. Friday Night Live unites a diverse cast of veteran Everett artists and young up-and-coming performers, in the production of fun, funny, creative, and meaningful performances!​​
$5 at the door – All ages show – Families always welcome!

Bring Your Own Improv’s Late Night Comedy Show @ Warwick Center for the Arts
Nov 22 @ 9:00 pm – 10:30 pm
Bring Your Own Improv’s Late Night Comedy Show @ Warwick Center for the Arts | Warwick | Rhode Island | United States

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 out fantastic suggestions or if you feel you’re ready, jump up and get involved with us on stage.

Nov
29
Fri
Bring Your Own Improv’s Family Friendly Comedy Show @ Warwick Center for the Arts
Nov 29 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Bring Your Own Improv’s Family Friendly Comedy Show @ Warwick Center for the Arts | Warwick | Rhode Island | United States

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 out fantastic suggestions or if you feel you’re ready, jump up and get involved with us on stage.

Bring Your Own Improv’s Late Night Comedy Show @ Warwick Center for the Arts
Nov 29 @ 9:00 pm – 10:30 pm
Bring Your Own Improv’s Late Night Comedy Show @ Warwick Center for the Arts | Warwick | Rhode Island | United States

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 out fantastic suggestions or if you feel you’re ready, jump up and get involved with us on stage.

Dec
5
Thu
It’s A Wonderful Life: A Live Radio Play @ The Gamm Theatre
Dec 5 @ 7:30 pm – 7:45 pm
It's A Wonderful Life: A Live Radio Play @ The Gamm Theatre | Warwick | Rhode Island | United States

George, Clarence, and the entire town of Bedford Falls come to life in this staged 1940s radio broadcast of Frank Capra’s holiday movie classic. With live sound effects and a handful of actors, the story of beleaguered building and loan owner George Bailey, and his affable helper angel, Clarence, unfolds one fateful Christmas Eve as you’ve never seen it before. This captivating, life-affirming story is a holiday treat for the entire family!

Dec
9
Mon
December Foolproof Comedy Nights at The Rooftop @ Rooftop at the Providence G
Dec 9 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm
December Foolproof Comedy Nights at The Rooftop @ Rooftop at the Providence G | Providence | Rhode Island | United States

At 8 p.m. on Monday, December 9 and Monday, December 23, The Foolproof Comedy Series continues at Rooftop at the Providence G! Brad Pierce returns to host both nights, which will feature the area’s most outstanding comics. On 12/9, we’re welcoming David Hintz and Dale Cover. Then on 12/23, Brad is joined by Brian Higginbottom and John O’Connor. Come to one of Providence’s most breathtaking venues and get ready to laugh! Comedy Nights are twenty-one and older, no cover!

Dec
14
Sat
Tammy Pescatelli @ Greenwich Odeum
Dec 14 @ 8:00 pm
Tammy Pescatelli @ Greenwich Odeum | East Greenwich | Rhode Island | United States

Arguably one of the hardest working women in comedy today, Tammy Pescatelli brings brassy sexiness with a bold female voice of witty sarcasm to her audiences, holding her own on the topics of sports, television, dating and family life using tongue-in-cheek humor. She is relatable to every audience member-male and female. After seeing Tammy perform, nearly everyone wishes she was their best friend or sister!

Just signed to Git R’ Done Records, Larry the Cable Guy’s label, Tammy will take funny back in time with her new album “#TBT: Throwback Tammy”. #TBT is set for release on May 3rd. “Tammy Pescatelli’s :Way After School Special”, her new special, was filmed in early 2018, and is a highly anticipated follow up to Tammy’s award winning one hour Netflix (now Amazon Prime) special, “Finding the Funny.” Release date fall 2019.

Tammy has had recent big appearances on The View, Guy’s Grocery Games:Comics Compete and The Howard Stern Show and her being chosen by Jenny McCarthy and Donnie Wahlberg to be a part of their Dirty, Sexy, Funny franchise that included a hilarious all-female slate of standup comedians comedy special on EPIX/ Hulu, a touring show and a pilot for A and E.

Tickets to this event include an additional $5 Historic Restoration Fee which assists in restorations and repairs of the Greenwich Odeum. When purchasing tickets online, an additional $2 convenience fee per transaction will be applied. Tickets are non-refundable and non-exchangeable

Dec
23
Mon
December Foolproof Comedy Nights at The Rooftop @ Rooftop at the Providence G
Dec 23 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm
December Foolproof Comedy Nights at The Rooftop @ Rooftop at the Providence G | Providence | Rhode Island | United States

At 8 p.m. on Monday, December 9 and Monday, December 23, The Foolproof Comedy Series continues at Rooftop at the Providence G! Brad Pierce returns to host both nights, which will feature the area’s most outstanding comics. On 12/9, we’re welcoming David Hintz and Dale Cover. Then on 12/23, Brad is joined by Brian Higginbottom and John O’Connor. Come to one of Providence’s most breathtaking venues and get ready to laugh! Comedy Nights are twenty-one and older, no cover!

Jan
18
Sat
Paula Poundstone @ The VETS
Jan 18 all-day
Paula Poundstone @ The VETS | Providence | Rhode Island | United States

Paula Poundstone is a humorist, author and comedian known for her clever, observational humor and spontaneous wit. When she isn’t collecting hotel soaps while on tour or panel-ing on NPR’s number one show, Wait, Wait…Don’t Tell Me!, Paula hosts the popular Maximum Fun podcast, Nobody Listens to Paula Poundstone. Nobody is a comedy field guide to life complete with taste tests, cats of the weeks and leading experts in everything from beekeeping to ping pong to prosopagnosia (say that three times fast). Paula has had numerous TV appearances and stand-up specials from The Late Show with Stephen Colbert, Last Call with Carson Daly and Late Show with David Letterman. She has had two books on bestsellers’ lists, her own series on HBO and ABC, and has been included in many top comedian lists.