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Great venue

First time at the Vets. Went to see the Red Hot Chili Pipers. Beautiful venue. Polite, friendly... read more

Reviewed 23 March 2018
Vicki M
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Beautiful old theater

I recently attended a show here. I got the "cheap seats" for only $20 on the upper balcony, and... read more

Reviewed 16 February 2018
Norwich, Connecticut
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1 Avenue of the Arts, Providence, RI 02903-1103
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Reviewed 3 February 2015

This is a beautiful theatre. Large, but not too large. Comfortable seating and good acoustics. Nicely decorated. It is adjacent to a Renaissance Hotel that has a nice restaurant. You can park there or in the Mall lot near Nordstrom's for $2 for 5 hours....More

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Reviewed 23 March 2018 via mobile

First time at the Vets. Went to see the Red Hot Chili Pipers. Beautiful venue. Polite, friendly service. Great location. Right next to Providence Place Mall, Renaissance hotel and many great restaurants.

Thank Vicki M
Reviewed 16 February 2018

I recently attended a show here. I got the "cheap seats" for only $20 on the upper balcony, and had no trouble seeing the stage. The staff is friendly and the theater is just beautiful. There are plenty of bathrooms and drinks are reasonably priced....More

1  Thank HGwynn
Reviewed 23 January 2018 via mobile

We went to a ‘Music of Vienna’ concert her on a snowy day. We were real pleased with proximity of some parking and the walk from that municipal lot right into the building. This lit probably fills up early but could not have been more...More

Thank momarino143
Reviewed 23 December 2017

First time at the Vet and thoroughly impressed. Almost cavernous interior with a beautiful interior rotunda with the name and coat of arms of every city/town in RI. Excellent sightlynes and sound system. Will be checking this out for future performances. And easy access to...More

Thank Forrest L
Reviewed 16 November 2017

Saw John Hiatt and Lyle Lovett here recently. Comfortable assigned seating with fantastic acoustics. I couldn't see a bad seat in the house, but if you're one that likes to be relatively close, I'd steer clear of the "second balcony" or the back end of...More

1  Thank pawliepockets
Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

The Veterans Memorial Auditorium is a small, beautiful venue near the providence place mall. There isn't a bad seat in the house. The shows are top draw.

Thank Q2021GIjank
Reviewed 11 April 2017

very nice venue for concerts or shows, looks to be refurbished in recent years and is just stunning to look at, seating is comfortable and spacious , great viewing from any seats, acoustics are excellent and sound system is spot on, excellent parking locally on...More

Thank Dickruns
Reviewed 27 February 2017

Came here to see The Naked Magicians in February 2017. Beautiful theater! Large seating space - easy to see how Broadway shows or operas could play inside. Sound was great, though I had the advantage of second row tickets.

Thank HurricaneLuke88
Reviewed 22 January 2017 via mobile

Beautiful venue, great acoustics, fabulous performance. A really wonderful night at The Vet. The Symphony still is unmatched as a night out. Parking is close, seats are a bit cramped.

Thank Lorewise
Reviewed 19 October 2016

Refurbished, well appointed..and very comfortable seating. The hotel is right next door to the Renaissance hotel, which also has a dining room. We opted for dinner before the show, which came with complimentary valet parking...that really saves you the aggravation of finding a parking space...More

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