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Providence Performing Arts Center

220 Weybosset St, Providence, RI 02903-3707
+1 401-421-2997
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Wonderful theater

We saw Finding Neverland and loved it. Amazing sound effects.Their ushers are phenomenal..very... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Sheryl w
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Attleboro, Massachusetts
PPAC is Beautiful

The best venue for a show. I've been here many times and don't think I've had a bad seat once... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
KristenLouise65
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Barrington, Rhode Island
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  • Excellent77%
  • Very good19%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
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220 Weybosset St, Providence, RI 02903-3707
Downtown Providence
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Reviewed 5 days ago

We saw Finding Neverland and loved it. Amazing sound effects.Their ushers are phenomenal..very helpful.

Thank Sheryl w
Reviewed 1 week ago

The best venue for a show. I've been here many times and don't think I've had a bad seat once. Décor is beautiful.

Thank KristenLouise65
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I saw a matinee of Fun Home here with a group of 25 students. The group reservation process was handled smoothly and professionally. The theater is only a short walk from the train station and it is near other downtown attractions. A matinee there is...More

Thank Ann S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We just love PPAC. It’s a beautiful theatre, decorated with the original charm and architecture. Acoustics are great as are the seats and cleanliness.

Thank Bobbie W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Went to see Fun Home last night and really enjoyed the show. Very different from normal razza matazz Broadway show. Real down to earth show based on a true story of what is probably a typical American family.

Thank Gary M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

PPAC is a great venue. It has the beauty of the Wang center in Boston without the heavy price tag for the entertainment.

Thank Michelle M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A must see in Providence. A throw back to the era of glamour and a celebration of the performing arts.

Thank igl2006
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We got tickets for Straight No Chaser! What an amazing show in a beautiful theater. Def recommend to see a show or concert here.

Thank gabbie83
Reviewed 27 October 2017

Beautiful, classes and comfortable. The somewhat retro theater offers all modern comforts. Not a bad seat in the house

Thank jsimone67
Reviewed 26 October 2017

Very nice theatre, but seats are too close, not enough leg room, certainly not enough toilets in ladies room. Long waiting lines for ladies room. For the amount of people there, facilities are ridiculous.

Thank Claudia P
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mdr91
28 September 2017|
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Response from Karen G | Reviewed this property |
Hi there, I volunteered at the PPAC for years and found parking on Clifford near Richmond, 3 blocks behind the PPAC, to be the easiest. It was free street parking at night and points you right to the freeway for easy... More
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pmfloraldesign
21 September 2017|
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Response from LandonsMimi | Reviewed this property |
I am not entirely sure, maybe where the double letters or so start.
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Michelle B
14 April 2017|
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Response from cmumom13 | Reviewed this property |
Yes. It's about a ten minute walk.
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