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PPAC NEWS

Film students from the University of Rhode Island enjoyed the classic Keaton film and the stunning sounds of our Mighty Wurlitzer.

JUST ANNOUNCED: 2018 PPAC GALA STEVE MARTIN AND MARTIN SHORT: AN EVENING YOU WILL FORGET FOR THE REST OF YOUR LIFE WITH STEEP CANYON RANGERS

SPOTLIGHT ON: PETER KRASINSKI AND THE WONDERS OF THE WURLITZER Peter Krasinski, renowned organist and longtime friend of the Theatre’s, gave a magical performance during his Wonders of the Wurlitzer concert in late October. Krasinski accompanied the silent film Haunted House starring Buster Keaton. Photos Courtesy of Peter Krasinski

Saturday, April 14 at 7P

J.L. “Lynn” Singleton, President of the Providence Performing Arts Center (PPAC), is pleased to announce that comedians Steve Martin and Martin Short will perform their “An Evening You Will Forget For The Rest of Your Life” show with the Steep Canyon Rangers at the 2018 PPAC Annual Gala on Saturday, April 14 at 7P. The PPAC Gala is a black-tie optional event. Gala tickets include prime seating to the performance, postshow party at PPAC, and parking space. Gala tickets are tax-deductible to the extent provided by the law. Individual Gala tickets may be purchased for $300 NOW by emailing Donna Santos at dsantos@ppacri.org Tickets for STEVE MARTIN AND MARTIN SHORT are $250 - $58 (these are non-Gala tickets); all ticket prices include a $3 per ticket restoration charge and are subject to change without notice.

WELCOME TO PPAC, NICK AND JOEY! Nick McNeish is our new Digital Media Assistant and is from Springfield, MA. Nick graduated from Springfield College with B.A. in Computer Graphic/Digital Arts. He is also a visual artist, and has had his work commissioned by the TV Network AMC! Before working at PPAC, Nick interned with the marketing agency GYK Antler. Joey Macari has joined our Programming Department as a Programming Assistant. She is a recent Providence College graduate where she earned her B.A. in Theatre Arts and English - Creative Writing. Originally from Stamford, CT, Joey is an actor in local theatre companies and operates her own theatre company called Mutiny Theatre Project. Top photo courtesy of Nick McNeish. Bottom photo by Caitlyn DiPompo.

DON’T MISS THESE OTHER NEWLY ADDED SHOWS AT PPAC….TICKETS ARE ON SALE NOW! SEBASTIAN MANISCALCO Friday, February 9 at 7P and 9:30P

Please note: tickets are extremely limited for both performances.

TONY BENNETT

with very special guest Antonia Bennett Wednesday, April 11 at 7:30P

BRIAN REGAN Thursday, May 10 at 7:30P

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