Performances & Events

Be amazed. Be awedBe inspired. Gather with friends and family to experience FirstWorks as we shine a light on many of the greatest artists and thought leaders of our time from around the globe or around the corner. FirstWorks performances create indelible memories – not to be missed!

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Climate Change: Our Response as Artivists Panel Talk

Granoff Center for the Arts - Martinos Auditorium 154 Angell Street, Providence, RI, United States

Brown Arts Institute and FirstWorks co-host a conversation about the responsibilities of artist-activists to address the urgent issues of climate change. On the occasion of multi-hyphenate artist Tanya Tagaq’s residency […]

Small Island Big Song

The Strand Ballroom & Theatre 79 Washington Street, Providence

"Beautiful cinematography and incredible music … one coherent, jaw-dropping piece.’’ — Billboard Asia, Japan Experience a transcendent musical journey combining song, spoken word and cinematic visuals filmed over a multi-year […]

FirstWorks’ 20th Anniversary Celebration

Ballroom at The Providence G 100 Dorrance Street, Providence, RI, United States

Celebrate 20 years of FirstWorks! Mix and mingle with fellow supporters and friends over thrilling performances, drinks and small bites in our pop-up nightclub. Raise a glass to FirstWorks and […]