• A Christmas for Carol

    Co-workers love Carol, but this time of year she gets on everyone’s last nerve, so they formulate a plan for the company party that night. With wacky office hijinks, pranks,

    November 1 - December 31
  • Sense & Sensibility

    A playful new adaptation of Jane Austen’s beloved novel follows the fortunes (and misfortunes) of the Dashwood sisters – sensible Elinor and hypersensitive Marianne – after their father’s sudden death

    November 18 - December 11
  • A Newport Nutcracker at Rosecliff

     Follow our young protagonist, literally, through the fabulous rooms of Rosecliff Mansion as she celebrates the holiday season with her family, battles with the Mouse King, dances with the Snow

    November 23 - December 2
  • Tomaquag Museum Book Club: Firekeeper’s Daughter

    Part of the monthly Indigenous Author Book Club. Firekeeper’s Daughter is a groundbreaking YA thriller about a Native teen who must root out the corruption in her community.

    November 29 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
  • The Al Copley Quintet

    Blues/jazz pianist and singer.

    November 30 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
  • Pecha Kucha Providence

    PechaKucha PVD hosts free monthly events where the Greater PVD community comes together to share ideas, creations, and stories using the zippy format of 20 images that each last 20

    November 30 @ 8:30 pm - 11:30 pm
  • Miracle on 34th Street

    This is a tale that we want to believe in, that creates a world free of the blatant commercialism that surrounds us, where love and decency and generosity of spirit

    December 1 - December 18
  • Church Basement Ladies

    This musical comedy based on recipes, food, and change in the church is heart-warming, and down to earth. It may remind you of many people you know from churches everywhere.

    December 1 - December 11
  • Montréal’s Le Patin Libre

    Three performances of “Carte Blanche” followed by an ice-skating dance party. Performances begin at 6pm, 7pm, and 8pm.

    December 1 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
  • A Christmas Carol: The Ghost Story

    Classic tale of life, love, loss and redemption as relevant today as when it was first published 179 years ago.

    December 1 @ 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
  • Tyler James from the Silks Live Acoustic

    Rock goes acoustic.

    December 1 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Juli Parker

Juli Parker is a feminist actor, director, and writer. She has a BA in Theatre/Dance from the University of Maine, an MA in Women's Studies from the University of Alabama, and a Ph.D. in Interdisciplinary Arts & Sciences with a focus in Theatre and Women's Studies from the Union Institute & University. She is the editor of a 2010 anthology Representations of Murderous Women in Literature, Theatre, Film, and Television: Examining the Patriarchal Presuppositions Behind the Treatment of Murderesses in Fiction and Reality. She has been the director of the UMass Dartmouth’s Center for Women, Gender & Sexuality for 19 years. She has been seen on stage at 2nd Story Theatre, The Barker Playhouse and recently directed at Epic Theater Company. She writes a weekly blog, The Feminist Critic, ( providing weekly critiques of theatre, film, books, politics and pop culture from a feminist perspective. She and her amazing cook of a husband have a bluetick coonhound, a bernese mountain dog, a cat and two vintage trailers.