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The sound of von Trapp

Elisabeth von Trapp to perform at Smithfield's Our Redeemer Church
SMITHFIELD - Elisabeth von Trapp, granddaughter of the Baron and Maria von Trapp whose story inspired "The Sound of Music," is the only grandchild from the musical family who's singing and performing... more

Academy Players presents 'Seussical: The Musical'

Chelsea Morgan wanted to direct a "kid-friendly show" for Academy Players, so she picked "Seussical: The Musical." "I like the storyline," she said during a rehearsal break recently. "And it... more

Modern ranch on quiet cul-de-sac in Woonsocket

200 Spring Water Drive, Woonsocket
WOONSOCKET - Who knew? That's a familiar question these homeowners hear from first-time visitors. Who knew such a lovely neighborhood was to be found here high atop a hill off busy Mendon Road? It's... more

Johnny Cash tribute Saturday at the Stadium

WOONSOCKET - Terry Lee Goffee will present the ultimate Johnny Cash tribute on Saturday, April 18, at 8 p.m., at the Stadium Theatre, 28 Monument Square. Goffee is widely recognized for his... more

See Ireland's Mairtin O'Connor Trio at BRT

CUMBERLAND - Blackstone River Theatre, 549 Broad St., will present the Mairtín O'Connor Trio on Saturday, April 18, at 8 p.m. Virtuoso accordion player Mairtín O'Connor, just named Ireland's 2015... more

Chris Collins brings the music of John Denver to the Stadium Theatre on April 25

WOONSOCKET - Chris Collins and the Boulder Canyon Band will present the John Denver Experience at the Stadium Theatre, 28 Monument Square, on Saturday, April 25, at 8 p.m. During the 1970's, John... more

R.I. Music Hall of Fame will host two induction events

PAWTUCKET - With a record 13 inductees in Rhode Island Music Hall of Fame's Class of 2015, organizers decided early on to split the event into two nights of celebration. Monday, April 20 will see... more

Tickets now available for Hearthside's Downton Abbey Tea on May 9

LINCOLN - Tickets are now available for a "Downton-inspired," English afternoon tea to be held on Saturday, May 9 at Lincoln's own manor house, Hearthside, 677 Great Road. Two seatings are offered at... more

Smith-Appleby House annual May Breakfast

SMITHFIELD - Smith-Appleby House, 220 Stillwater Road, will host its 42nd annual May Breakfast on Sunday, May 3, at 11 a.m. Members of the Historical Society of Smithfield, dressed in Colonial garb,... more

Explorer riverboat tours start Sunday

PAWTUCKET - The Blackstone Valley Tourism Council announces the 2015 season schedule of weekly river tours aboard its 40-passenger river tour boat, the Blackstone Valley Explorer. The Explorer offers... more

Enjoy a 'Secret Ingredient' food tour

PAWTUCKET - Blackstone Valley Tourism Council announces the spring schedule of its Blackstone Culinaria Secret Ingredient Food Tours. The tours, held on early Wednesday evenings, give the public an... more

SENE Film Festival opens Monday

PROVIDENCE - The Southeast New England Film, Music & Arts Festival returns to Rhode Island April 20-25. This 7th annual SENE Festival will showcase 120 films, five musical performances and... more

Jesse Smith Library coffee house Friday

BURRILLVILLE - Jan Luby, Mary Ann Rossoni and Jim Tata will perform in the round at Jesse M. Smith Library's Friday Night Coffee House on April 17. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. These singer-songwriters... more

Learn about our state rock at North Gate Toll House

LINCOLN - Judy Hadley will present a program on the state rock, Cumberlandite, on Sunday, April 26, 2 p.m., at North Gate Toll House, 1873 Old Louisquisset Pike, Route 246. Cumberlandite is almost... more