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Providence Performing Arts Center

Category: Arts

220 Weybosset, Providence, RI 2905
401.421.2997

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1. Governor Henry Lippitt House Museum
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3. Russian Sub Museum
4. Museum of Art, Rhode Island School of Design
5. Providence Children's Museum
6. Museum of Rhode Island History
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Providence Performing Arts Center - Reviews from across the web

Providence Performing Arts Center - Providence, RI, 02903 - Citysearch
On the National Register of Historic Places, Providence Performing Arts Center was originally a 3,200-seat Loews movie house. Prices are higher than when it opened in 1928, but shows are as good as ever. The beautifully restored art-deco theater has become the local stop for touring Broadway product...
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VisitRhodeIsland.com :: Attractions :: Providence Performing Arts Center
Historic landmark theater built in 1928 as a Loew's Movie Palace. Rhode Island's home for Broadway productions, children's shows and other popular entertainment. Free theatre organ concerts spring and fall. Big screen m...
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Providence Performing Arts Center, Providence, RI : Reviews of Providence Performing Arts Center - Yahoo! Travel
The PPAC is the second largest theater in New England. Seating 3200 people, it originally opened as a Loew's movie theater in 1928 and then joined the National Regis...
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The History of PPAC
The Theatre which is now called the Providence Performing Arts Center was opened as a Loew's Movie Palace on October 6, 1928. It was designed by George and C.W. Rapp of Chicago, brothers who became renowned as one of the finest teams of theatre architects in America. The Loew's philosophy was to sel...
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The Restoration of PPAC
Will we restore contemporary movie theatres? We don't think so. It is true that movie palaces and American Eclectic II theatres were once likened to painted girls on street corners, aesthetic prostitutes, but here is one that became respectable with age and the indiscriminate demolition of many of h...
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