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Providence Performing Arts Center

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Address: 220 Weybosset, Providence, RI 02903
Phone Number: +1 401-421-2997
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Amazing entertainment without the "big city" hassle and prices!!

The PPAC is the best-kept secret in New England. Just saw the Piano Guys, and Wicked , WOW!! There's an intimacy that makes me feel they are performing just for me, and the staff... read more

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Hadley, Massachusetts
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Hadley, Massachusetts
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5 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

The PPAC is the best-kept secret in New England. Just saw the Piano Guys, and Wicked , WOW!! There's an intimacy that makes me feel they are performing just for me, and the staff are exceptional! What a buy!

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Attleboro, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have been coming to this beautiful theater for many years. They not only offer fine Broadway shows like the "King and I" which we recreantly saw, to stand up comics,and celebrity chefs,or a nice drama. Once in side you feel like you have gone back in time. The staff at PPAC are very friendly and helpful. We are looking... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I've seen so many wonderful shows over the years and have never been disappointed! Many are the best I've seen. Recently I saw The King and I...outstanding, a magical production.

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Providence, Rhode Island
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

PPAC as it is commonly known is one of the most beautiful musical theaters tha I have ever been to. It even rivals the interiors of many NYC theaters. Many improvements over the years has improved the quality of sound and size thus allowing quality perfomances to grace the stage. A definite visit when in Providence!

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The Providence Performing Arts Center is a very beautiful theater located in downtown Providence, RI. It's plenty of public parking and restaurants near the theater. We had very good orchestra seats. The show was absolutely fantastic.

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Plymouth, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Beautiful theater to see any performance! Clean, comfortable, easy parking and access. I have seen many shows here and have never been disappointed.

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New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This theater is beautiful and I was told that it dates back to 1928. The King and I was fabulous and I had a wonderful time I would definitely recommend seeing a show here.

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New England
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Performing Arts center is brilliant. They have a wonderful selection of Broadway Shows, some starting their National Tours. We saw at the Weekend "The King and I" and it was an incredible production. The theatre is user friendly, plenty of bathrooms, great bar area, and generally makes one feel very welcome. It is easy to park - one of... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great spot to see touring broadway shows. Parking is easy. Plenty of restaurant choices for pre or post show. The auditorium is just a site to behold. Great restoration of a classic theater.

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Sharon, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Providence Performing Arts Center is a gem. The interior is old-time ornate and beautiful. They don't make places like this anymore because there are no artisans capable of it. Stunning. And the seating and acoustics are absolutely fine.

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