ARTS + CULTURE

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Burbage Theatre Company: GALILEO

The Burbage Theatre is back for their 7th season! First up is Bertolt Brecht’s Galileo – the preview is scheduled for this Thursday, August 24th at Aurora Providence. Galileo examines the tension between the pursuit of knowledge and the power of official ideology, and is widely considered one of Brecht’s masterworks. In the wake of Copernicus’s…

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Aurora Future Mondays: 8.21.17

Aurora will be closing at the end of October. As they fill up the last of their days with fabulous, community oriented programming, this will be the last month of the Future Monday Series. Make it count, and get down there to support United Way of Rhode Island and Hasbro Summer Learning Program!   AUGUST…

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Weekend Round Up: 8.18.17

  Book Browsing at Symposium 240 Westminster Street :: Fr-Sa 10a-8pm; Su 10am-5pm :: $- $$ Bonus tip: grab a cup of coffee from Small Point Café, curl up on a chair, and test drive these titles about RI we highlighted this week.     The Circus of Love Aurora Providence :: 276 Westminster Street…

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10 things you may not have known about Stir Crazy

Only two more Movies left! Come laugh your laughs at Stir Crazy this Thursday! Starts at sunset, on 260 Westminster Street. 350 Arizona State Prison inmates worked as extras in the film.   The cast and crew had to leave the prison walking in single file every night so the prison guards could ensure that…

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10 Things You May Not Have Known about Do the Right Thing

This film was inspired by an incident in New York City, where black youths were chased out of a pizzeria by white youths in Howard Beach. According to former President Barack Obama, he and First Lady Michelle Obama saw the movie on their first date.   Director of Photography Ernest R. Dickerson determined they’d have to shoot on an East-West…

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Aurora Future Mondays: 8.14.17

You may have heard already – but Aurora will be closing at the end of October. As they fill up the last of their days with fabulous, community oriented programming, this will be the last month of the Future Monday Series. Make it count, and get down there to support United Way of Rhode Island and…

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Weekend Round Up: 8.11.17

Go to Faust! 122 Fountain Street :: Closes for good Saturday August 12th ::  4pm-2am :: $$     Downtown Boys/What Cheer duo Record Release at Aurora 276 Westminster Street  :: Friday 11th :: 9:30pm “Yooo!!! We are releasing a new album soon and we wanna have a big party!! Co-presenting this with Our Loving…

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Aurora Future Mondays: 8.8.17

You may have heard already – but Aurora will be closing at the end of October. As they fill up the last of their days with fabulous, community oriented programming, this will be the last month of the Future Monday Series. Make it count, and get down there to support United Way of Rhode Island and…

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