Greater City Providence

Columbus Theater, Opening Soon?

Columbus Theater

Anyone got the scoop on the Columbus? Does this sign on the marquee indicate that they have found funds to tackle their code issues or is it wishful thinking?

I’m hoping it is not just wishful thinking.

Jef Nickerson

Jef is Greater City Providence's co-founder, editor, and publisher. He grew up on Cape Cod and lived in Boston; Portland, Maine; and New York before settling in Providence. In addition to urbanism, Jef is interested in art, design, and ice cream. Please feel free to contact Jef if you have any question or comments about Greater City Providence.


  • It’s been up for a few months now. I don’t see any construction permits but I’ll have to look next time I go by. It might be on the inner doors.

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