Sponsored by the Rhode Island Builders Association, the state's largest home show returns to the Rhode Island Convention Center in Providence, April 4-7, Thursday and Friday 3-9 p.m., Saturday 10 a.m.-9 p.m., and Sunday 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Admission $10 adults, $8 seniors, free for children 15 and younger. Visit www.ribahomeshow.com.
Join Elmo, Zoe, Abby Cadabby, Telly Monster, and Zoe’s pet rock Rocco for Sesame Street Live “Elmo’s Super Heroes” at the Providence Performing Arts Center from Thursday, April 4 through Sunday, April 7. Thursday at 7 p.m.; Friday at 10:30 a.m. and 7 p.m.; Saturday at 10:30 a.m., 2 p.m. and 5:30 p.m.; and Sunday at 1 p.m. and 4:30 p.m.Call 401-421-ARTS or visit www.ppacri.org.
North Providence High School cafeteria, 1828 Mineral Spring Ave., North Providence [Map]
Admission costs $8 for adults and $4 for children. All proceeds will benefit the Gloria Gemma Breast Cancer Resource Foundation.
For information: E-mail Aimee Marsland at email@example.com for more information.
1:00 pm to 4:30 pm
Museum of Work & Culture, 42 So. Main St., Woonsocket, RI [Map]
Museum of Work & Culture signature event also signifies the end of its annual appeal and grand prize raffle. French Canadian singer Josee Vachon will perform, and "Play Ball," a living history play will be presented, along with musical excerpts from "Fame" by Woonsocket High School theater arts students. Tickets $15. Call 401-769-9675.
1:00 pm to 6:00 pm
German American Cultural Society, 78 Carter Ave Pawtucket [Map]
With Bud Hudenski & The “Corsairs” and special guest Eddie Biegai on the vocals. Prepaid tickets $ 17 – At the door: $19. For reservations call 401-723-3549 or 401-569-6427; email: firstname.lastname@example.org. Foods and refreshments will be available. Doors open at 1 p.m.
Captain Isaac Paine School Auditorium, 161 Foster Center Road [Map]
Swamp Meadow Community Theatre will present “Jesus Christ Superstar.” Seating is limited. Tickets are $15 for adults and $10 for seniors and students.
For information: Reservations can be made at www.swampmeadow.org or by calling 1-888-493-7110.
VFW Post 6342, 98 School St., Forestdale [Map]
Come on out, take a chance on quality meat, sing & listen to karaoke and music from the 40's to the latest billboard hot 100 With your Hosts Twilight's Noella & John.
For information: Call Donna at 401-597-5801
1 Butler Ave Providence, RI 02906 [Map]
Known as an “Orchestra of One,” accordion player Susan McCleod brings her innovative music once again to EPOCH Assisted Living on the East Side. Her music ranges from light jazz, to contemporary, swing, oldies and pop. This performance is free and open to the public. For more information or to R.S.V.P., please call 401-275-0682. EPOCH is located at One Butler Ave.
Poetry and music featuring Rhode Island Poet Laureate Rick Benjamin, actor and author Ricardo Pitts-Wiley, pianist Paul Bisch, and bassist Mibbit Threats, at Mixed Magic Theatre, Hope Artiste Village, 999 Main St., Pawtucket, at 7:30 p.m. on Friday, April 6; and at 3 p.m. on Sunday, April 7. Visit www.mmtri.com or call 401-305-7333.
Veterans Memorial Auditorium, 1 Avenue of the Arts, Providence, RI [Map]
See "the world's greatest Pink Floyd Show," according to promoters, a three-hour music, light and sound experience. Enjoy a note-for-note performances of five full album sides from "Wish You Were Here," "The Wall," "The Division Bell," "Animals," and "The Dark Side of the Moon." For tickets, visit www.thevetsri.com, or call 401-421-ARTS.