Columbus Theatre re-opening November 17th

In Arts, Buildings, Events by Greater City Providence1 Comment

From their website: Revival! Saturday, November 17 Doors at 6:00PM. Music begins at 7:00PM. Tickets available here. Columbus Main Stage lineup: The Low Anthem, Brown Bird Columbus Upstairs lineup: Roz Raskin and the Rice Cakes, Alec K Redfearn and the Eyesores, Sugar Honey Iced Tea, Keith McCurdy Food trucks by Julians and Nice Slice will be parked outside the Theatre …

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PPS 2011 Ten Most Endangered Properties

In Buildings by Jef Nickerson25 Comments

Today, The Providence Preservation Society released their, 2011 Ten Most Endangered Properties List. Let’s take a look: 1. Admiral Ezek Hopkins Homestead 97 Admiral Street, Wanskuck Photo Google Street View 2. Arcade 65 Weybosset Street, Downcity Photo Jef Nickerson

Columbus Theater, Opening Soon?

In Buildings by Jef Nickerson4 Comments

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.