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Providence Performing Arts Center

220 Weybosset St, Providence, RI 02903-3707
+1 401-421-2997
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Who needs Broadway when you have PPAC

I have been to several performances here from plays to concerts to comedy shows. There is not a bad... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Tara H
via mobile
Beautiful Theater

We just saw Les Miserables and WOW!!! The theater is amazing. Seats very comfortable . Easy... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
aflitzy
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good20%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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220 Weybosset St, Providence, RI 02903-3707
Downtown Providence
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+1 401-421-2997

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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I have been to several performances here from plays to concerts to comedy shows. There is not a bad seat in the house. The ushers are helpful bartenders are friendly (which I find uncommon in large event settings). Affordable prices for tickets from a date...More

Thank Tara H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We just saw Les Miserables and WOW!!! The theater is amazing. Seats very comfortable . Easy parking. I would strongly recommend PPAC vs Boston. This theater is getting top notch performances. I would recommend an afternoon performance and then dinner. One person in our party...More

Thank aflitzy
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My daughter and I saw a Saturday matinee of Les Miserables. It was our first time at PPAC, and we will definitely return. Based on other reviews, we decided not to park in the garage directly across the street. Instead we parked in an open...More

Thank mdr91
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great venue! Easy in / out parking in the area and this city is very walk-able. Spend the afternoon in the city. See a matinee and then go to Hemenways for dinner with 1/2 price bottles of wine

Thank artveejr
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Providence Performing Arts Center is very nice for the small space they have. There really is not a bad seat in the house.

Thank gcd075
Reviewed 7 September 2017

A subscription for the season is definitely worth it. Not a bad seat in the house, parking is no problem, and the shows are as fabulous as going to NY!

1  Thank Amy P
Reviewed 7 September 2017

great intertainment in the center of the city in beautiful Providence RI. Went to see Wicked the play was excellent would recommed to all my friends. Very nice atmosphere. Friendly staff..

1  Thank Gunther P
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

Everyone should see some type of theatre at this location. The theatre is beautiful and historic, and don't forget to look up once you are seated!

1  Thank gregandpaula
Reviewed 7 September 2017

Great place for performances . seating chart is very good. anywhere you seat you can see everything. staff is very helpfull.

1  Thank ewalves
Reviewed 30 August 2017

My husband and I usually try to attend at least one show per year! It offers a wide variety of performances from Broadway Productions to family friendly series such as the "Nutcracker" at Christmas! I have always been able to see clearly from all seats...More

1  Thank rebec42514
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mdr91
28 September 2017|
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Response from Kate G | Reviewed this property |
Hi there, I volunteered at the PPAC for years and found parking on Clifford near Richmond, 3 blocks behind the PPAC, to be the easiest. It was free street parking at night and points you right to the freeway for easy... More
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pmfloraldesign
21 September 2017|
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Response from LandonsMimi | Reviewed this property |
I am not entirely sure, maybe where the double letters or so start.
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Michelle B
14 April 2017|
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Response from cmumom13 | Reviewed this property |
Yes. It's about a ten minute walk.
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