Vote "Yes" on 5 on November 11th.
Who We Are.
The Rhode Island Coalition for Arts & Preservation is a coalition of organizations from across Rhode Island working together in support of Question 5, “Creative and Cultural Economy Bonds,” that will be on the Rhode Island General Election ballot on November 4th.
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And Then There Were None
Sept 5 - 28 ~ by Agatha Christie. Ten guilty strangers trapped on an island are one-by-one accused of murder and one-by-one they start to die. A mysterious voice accuses each of having gotten away with murder and then one drops dead. One down and nine to go! Can you predict who will be next? Can you predict who done it?
Run For Your Wife
RUN FOR YOUR WIFE by RAY COONEY ~ This superb example of the British farce had audiences rolling in the aisles in London and New York! “RUN FOR YOUR WIFE should run for life!” -Sunday Express. “A frolic? It is...a triumph." - Daily Telegraph. "Virtually continuous laughter." - The New York Post. "Audiences will enjoy the show tremendously." - The New York Daily News. "A laugh a minute!" - WABC-Radio.
"I was exhausted from laughing so hard." - WMCA-Radio.
Aways A Bridesmaid
June 20 - July 20 ~ ALWAYS A BRIDESMAID is from the authors of THE DIXIE SWIM CLUB and HALLALUJAH GIRLS. In this hilarious comedic romp, four friends have sworn to keep the promise they made on the n night of their Senior Prom: To be in each others weddings …. no matter what. More than 30 years later, these Southern friends-for-life are still making “the long walk” for each other, determined to honor that vow. Hop on this marriage-go-round for a laugh-out-loud journey with these beleaguered bridesmaids as they navigate the choppy waters of love and matrimony, committed to the notion that careers, waistlines and even marriages may disappear, but real friendships last a lifetime.
From Stage to Screen and Back Again
Performers from A Musical Revue - From Stage to Screen and Back Again. A variety show of all your favorite stage musicals that have turned into film AND famous movies that have been turned into musical stage productions. This show will feature songs from the early days of SHOWBOAT and OKLAHOMA! to modern movie musicals such as MAMMA MIA, PHANTOM and LES MISERABLES. Come, and see how many you can recognize.
"Old Love" by Norm Foster - From the author of THE LOVE LIST, the story spans three decades and half a dozen meetings between Bud, a salesman, and Molly, his boss' wife. One of them is smitten from the very first meeting - the other, let's just say - less so. The story is straightforward, easy and funny. Canada's pre-eminent comic playwright Norm Foster has written a clever and witty dialogue celebrating the pursuit of love, the kind of love that makes you breathe just a little bit faster. Charmingly written, Foster's use of one-liners serve the script well and has the audience smiling, chuckling and laughing throughout the entire play.
Same Time, Next Year
March 7 - 30 ~ One of the most popular romantic comedies of the century, Same Time, Next Year ran four years on Broadway winning the 1975 Drama Desk Award for Outstanding New American Play and a Tony Award for lead actress Ellen Burstyn, who later recreated her role in the successful motion picture. between two people, Doris and George, married to others, who rendezvous once a year. Twenty-five years of manners and morals are hilariously and touchingly played out by the lovers.
From Stage to Screen
May 16 - June 8 ~ A variety show of all your favorite stage musicals that have turned into film and famous movies that have been turned into musical stage productions. This show will feature songs from the early days of SHOWBOAT and OKLAHOMA! to modern movie musicals such as MAMMA MIA, PHANTOM and LES MISERABLES. Come, and see how many you can recognize. Stephen DeCesare (of 2013's Three Tenors) directs the show.