The Vets

One Avenue of the Arts
Providence RI  02903

Phone: (401) 421-2787

The Vets

The VETS holds a unique place in the cultural life of Rhode Island as a performance venue for legendary artists, local performers and community traditions. The theater celebrates flawless acoustics, a breathtaking proscenium stage and exquisite interior with a one-of-a-kind ceiling featuring the shields of Rhode Island’s original 39 communities.

Veterans Memorial Auditorium is also home to the Rhode Island Philharmonic Orchestra, Festival Ballet Providence, and FirstWorks. Over the year’s scores of legendary performers have illuminated The VETS grand stage, including such classical and contemporary greats as Pavarotti, Nureyev and Tony Bennett.

A newly restored historic theater, known for its superb acoustics, charm, and beauty; The Vets hosts a variety of performances and events.

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Parking: Street, Parking Lot

Categories: Concert Venue, Performance Venue, Theatre

Hours

Mon: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Tue: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Wed: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Thu: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Fri: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm



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Past Events

OK Go: The Live Video Tour

OK Go: The Live Video Tour
08:00 pm - 11/03/2018

At The Vets

OK Go, the rock band famous for their wildly creative videos, brings their unique magic to the stage in 2018. As you might expect from the pioneering band who danced...

TEDxProvidence 2018 - The Time Is Now

TEDxProvidence 2018 - The Time Is Now
10:00 am - 10/13/2018

At The Vets

This year's theme is "The Time Is Now" and we are delighted to be returning to The Vets! Speaker and performer nominations are open until April 15th: tedxprovidence.com/nominate2018/ TEDxProvidence...

Miranda Sings Live No Offense

Miranda Sings Live No Offense
07:30 pm - 07/18/2018

At The Vets

Colleen Ballinger is a multihyphenate; actor, comedian, trained vocalist, writer and executive producer. Best known for portraying her character, ‘Miranda Sings,’...

14th Annual Recital

14th Annual Recital
02:00 pm - 06/23/2018

At The Vets

Dress Rehearsal

Dress Rehearsal
05:00 pm - 06/22/2018

At The Vets

Menopause The Musical

Menopause The Musical
07:30 pm - 05/10/2018

At The Vets

Menopause The Musical® is a groundbreaking celebration of women who are on the brink of, in the middle of, or have survived “The Change.” Now celebrating 16...

Michael McDonald

Michael McDonald
07:00 pm - 05/06/2018

At The Vets

With a career that encompasses five Grammys, numerous chart successes and personal and professional accolades, as well as collaborations with some of the world’s...

TACO Classical Series- Mahler & Mendelssohn

TACO Classical Series- Mahler & Mendelssohn
08:00 pm - 05/05/2018

At The Vets

The RI Philharmonic welcomes conductor Edwin Outwater and violinist Elena Urioste for the eighth and final TACO Classical Series performance of the 2017/18 Season....

Open Rehearsal- Mahler & Mendelssohn

Open Rehearsal- Mahler & Mendelssohn
05:30 pm - 05/04/2018

At The Vets

Conductor Edwin Outwater rehearses the RI Philharmonic with guest violinist Elena Urioste in rehearsal of their May 5th concert program. Get a glimpse at what it...

Festival Ballet Providence: Little Mermaid

Festival Ballet Providence: Little Mermaid
07:30 pm - 04/27/2018

At The Vets

Dive into the underwater world of Little Mermaid! The Hans Christian Anderson tale comes to life with imaginative choreography from Mark Diamond and extraordinary...

Disney Junior Dance Party On Tour! – Providence, RI

Disney Junior Dance Party On Tour! – Providence, RI
06:00 pm - 04/19/2018

At The Vets

Your favorite Disney Junior friends are coming to a city near you! Are you ready to DANCE?!? Disney Junior Dance Party On Tour is an ALL NEW interactive live concert...

2018 Starpower Providence

2018 Starpower Providence
03:00 pm - 04/13/2018

At The Vets

For more than 30 years, Starpower has been the leader in worldwide talent competitions! Experience the industry-leading dance competition this year. You're always...

TACO Classical Series- Romeo & Juliet

TACO Classical Series- Romeo & Juliet
08:00 pm - 04/07/2018

At The Vets

The RI Philharmonic welcomes conductor Jacomo Bairos and violinist Alexi Kenney for the seventh TACO Classical Series performance of the 2017/18 Season. Join us! Sponsored...

Open Rehearsal- Romeo & Juliet

Open Rehearsal- Romeo & Juliet
05:30 pm - 04/06/2018

At The Vets

Conductor Jacomo Bairos rehearses the RI Philharmonic with guest violinist Alexi Kenney in rehearsal of their April 7th concert program. Get a glimpse at what it...

Ladies Night Out

Ladies Night Out
08:00 pm - 03/31/2018

At The Vets

Premier Live Entertainment Presents... Four of the hottest names in music come together for one night only! Ladies Night featuring Ray J, Bobby V, Mario & Sammie...

Facing the Wall Opening Reception

Facing the Wall Opening Reception
05:30 pm - 03/29/2018

At The Vets

Facing the Wall – An Open Juried National Exhibition ALRI/The VETS Gallery, One Avenue of the Arts, Providence, RI 02903 Walls have delineated nations and cities...

Red Hot Chilli Pipers

Red Hot Chilli Pipers
07:00 pm - 03/18/2018

At The Vets

It’s Bagpipes. It’s Rock. It’s Bagrock. AC/DC meets the poet Robert Burns. Where rock anthems sit comfortably alongside the great tunes from the glens and...

TACO Classical Series- Beethoven's Seventh!

TACO Classical Series- Beethoven's Seventh!
08:00 pm - 03/17/2018

At The Vets

The RI Philharmonic welcomes conductor Victor Yampolsky and pianist Spencer Myer for the sixth TACO Classical Series performance of the 2017/18 Season. Join us! Sponsored...

AMICA Rush Hour Series- Beethoven's Seventh!

AMICA Rush Hour Series- Beethoven's Seventh!
06:30 pm - 03/16/2018

At The Vets

Enjoy a casual glimpse into classical music at our AMICA Rush Hour Series! Featuring full performances of works from our TACO Classical Series, we present an easy-to-schedule,...

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