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The Next Crop of Poets
April 15, 2015 No Commentby

The Next Crop of Poets

Don’t tell me that the current generation of young people has fried its collective brain with too much screen time. ...

Rhode Island Spotlight: PeaceLove Studios Uses Art to Help People with Mental Issues
April 15, 2015 No Commentby

Rhode Island Spotlight: PeaceLove Studios Uses Art to Help People with Mental Issues

The dozen girls and boys who have gathered around a set of tables for an evening workshop don’t know it ...

SENE Celebrates its Seventh Year
April 15, 2015 No Commentby

SENE Celebrates its Seventh Year

Want a film screening, live music and art every night of the week? The SENE Film Music and Arts Festival ...

National Ceramics Conference Lands in Providence
March 25, 2015 1 commentby

National Ceramics Conference Lands in Providence

The Cate Charles Gallery on South Main Street — the combo efforts of mother-daughter duo Kim Charles and Catherine Schrage ...

Art Seen: Stadium Theatre Performing Arts Center -- the Pride of Woonsocket
November 18, 2014 No Commentby

Art Seen: Stadium Theatre Performing Arts Center — the Pride of Woonsocket

At the start of my professional life I had the opportunity to work at Trinity Square Theatre, building scenery designed ...

Cosplay? Costumes? What's the Difference?
November 11, 2014 No Commentby

Cosplay? Costumes? What’s the Difference?

The third annual Rhode Island Comic Con has come and gone. The topic flooding social media and word of mouth ...

Paint, Drink, and Be Merry  at Paint Drops Paint Bar
November 11, 2014 No Commentby

Paint, Drink, and Be Merry at Paint Drops Paint Bar

The last time I sat facing an easel with a paintbrush in hand was 10 years before I was legally ...

Up Close on Hope's First Installment Delights Audiences
November 11, 2014 No Commentby

Up Close on Hope’s First Installment Delights Audiences

Festival Ballet Providence opens its 37th season with the first installment of Up Close On Hope, a dance series presented ...

The Busy World Is Hushed
November 11, 2014 No Commentby

The Busy World Is Hushed

The Busy World Is Hushed, being performed by Epic Theatre Company, is a thought-provoking and at times heartbreaking examination of ...

Make Yourself a Merry Little Christmas
November 6, 2014 No Commentby

Make Yourself a Merry Little Christmas

When my husband and I were dating, I decided to replace his holey pajama pants with a handmade pair. I ...