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PROVIDENCE

What's in a name?
Bottles and Cans and Just Clap Your Hands - BY LOU PAPINEAU

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In Providence, a castle with an uncertain future

Real Estate Dept.
Conversations about the Cranston Street Armory often come with a little whimsy and fantasy.
By: REZA CLIFTON  |  June 25, 2014

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Brightness and darkness

Leah Piepgras’s intriguing “¡SuperVision!” at GRIN
Constellations of mirror ball clouds dangle from the ceiling on pink cords at the center of the room and slowly rotate and sparkle. You’re invited to peer though weird, lumpy crystal-telescope-things.
By: GREG COOK  |  June 25, 2014

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Profoundly silly

Burbage's entertaining 'Bald Soprano'
It’s been more than a half-century since Eugène Ionesco’s first play, The Bald Soprano , was written in a burst of splenetic post-WWII exasperation over the ludicrous behavior of his species.
By: BILL RODRIGUEZ  |  June 25, 2014

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Who are these guys?

A field guide to the Providence mayoral race
June 25 marks the deadline for filing paperwork to enter the 2014 Providence mayoral race. And, until then, the big question is, of course, “Will or won’t Buddy Cianci run?”
By: PHILIP EIL  |  June 18, 2014

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'I always knew I was a boy': a small-town coach becomes a big-time pioneer

Athletics Dept.
There was something triumphant about outsports.com’s lengthy November 2013 profile of Glocester sports coach Stephen Alexander.
By: PHILIP EIL  |  June 18, 2014



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Beast mode

A Troop of Echoes turn it up on 'The Longest Year On Record'
The band has carved out a unique blend of experimental math-rock, somewhere between Thurston Moore and Thelonious Monk.
By: CHRIS CONTI  |  June 18, 2014

Off the Couch: Summer — at last!

DJ Dox Ellis in the building(s)!
Plus, a Bad Larry reunion!
By: CHRIS CONTI  |  June 18, 2014

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Triumph and tragedy

Epic's magnificent 'Angels In America'
It doesn’t hurt that Angels In America is, in several regards, the greatest American play ever written.
By: BILL RODRIGUEZ  |  June 18, 2014

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Fighting the power

James Montford's confrontational art
It was around 1983 when Providence artist James Montford and a friend posed as photographers to check out the Ku Klux Klan rally in Norwalk, Connecticut.
By: GREG COOK  |  June 18, 2014

Punching the clock

RWU's 'The Receptionist'
We come into the world, we rub our eyes, we look around and squall, and we spend the rest of our lives trying to figure out why we had to bother.
By: BILL RODRIGUEZ  |  June 18, 2014



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Summer Guide: Street eats

Cupcakes, pulled pork, and other roadside culinary delights
Get ready to get hungry.
By: PHILIP EIL  |  June 16, 2014

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Summer Guide: The birds of summer

A guide to our fine feathered friends
Sunny skies have finally arrived in the Ocean State, which means — what else? — it’s time to hang out with some birds.
By: LIZ LEE  |  June 11, 2014

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Summer Guide: Offbeat Ocean State

A unique collection of summer diversions
From a polo match and a shark-hunting tournament to ethnic festivals from the old and new world.
By: MATTHEW LAWRENCE  |  June 11, 2014

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Summer screenings

Apes, cops, action heroes, and a boy's life
As the sweaty season rolls along, there will be plenty of reasons to retreat into an air-conditioned sanctuary with a giant screen for a couple of hours.
By: JESSE PAPINEAU  |  June 11, 2014

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Summer Guide: Al fresco aural delights

A round-up of New England's outdoor music fests
Go outside. Listen.
By: NINA MACLAUGHLIN  |  June 11, 2014



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'Wait and see' about pot legalization? Let's not, says Regulate RI

The Political Scene
Plus, legalization at a glance
By: PHILIP EIL  |  June 11, 2014

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Calling all Rhody writers: Report to URI

Manuscripts Dept.
Even if you don’t call yourself a writer, you might have a chapter or two of a sci-fi thriller, a sketch for a TV pilot tucked away on your laptop, or a slate of ideas uttered into your phone’s Voice Memos folder, languishing “until you have more time.”
By: VIKKI WARNER  |  June 11, 2014

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'Very Providencey'

"Going Nowhere" showcases Brown alumni who stuck around
“World building” is an idea that percolates — perhaps unconsciously — through the visionary end of the Providence art scene.
By: GREG COOK  |  June 11, 2014

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An epic headbangers' ball

Metal rules at Dusk's Mortvvm Aestvs MMXIV
While the unsuspecting Federal Hill set dine on chicken marsala and crème brûlée this weekend, hundreds of black/death metal fans will congregate around the corner at Dusk on Harris Avenue.
By: CHRIS CONTI  |  June 11, 2014

Off the Couch: Range roving

From Heaher Rose to Humanbeast
Plus, a big weekend at the Knickerbocker
By: CHRIS CONTI  |  June 11, 2014


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