Providence Performing Arts Center, Providence

4.6
The Providence Performing Arts Center (PPAC) (formerly Loew's State Theatre and Palace Concert Theater) is a multi-use theater located at 220 Weybosset Street in Providence, Rhode Island. The building was built as a movie palace by the Loews Theatres chain and opened in 1928. PPAC contains over 3,000 seats and hosts touring Broadway shows, concerts, plays and films.
Put Providence Performing Arts Center on your schedule, and learn what else deserves a visit by using our Providence tour itinerary planner.
Source
Create an itinerary including Providence Performing Arts Center
© OpenMapTiles © OpenStreetMap contributors

Providence Performing Arts Center reviews

Rate this attraction
TripAdvisor traveler rating
TripAdvisor traveler rating 4.5
607 reviews
Google
4.8
TripAdvisor
  • My husband got tickets for the symphony here, Romeo and Juliet. Absolutely amazing and customer service was great  more »
  • Very nice theatre to see a show at very good price. Happen to be walking by while visiting Providence and saw that a Bronx Tale was playing. Got lucky and scored half price tickets fir $44.  more »
Google
  • Hamilton! What more is there to say? Seats were comfortable. Closed captioning was in front of us, adding to the experience. We could read any lines we missed in this fast - paced show. Stage was perfect for the performance. Even with a full house and millions of people wanting to purchase memorabilia, everything worked smoothly.
  • What a beautiful theater. We came to see Hamilton and it was wonderful. Everyone we encountered was so kind and helpful. My only reason for giving 4stars is because this is the first theater I have encountered that didn't have boosters for kiddos.

Plan your trip to Providence

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day-by-day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

Popular things to do in Providence

See all ›
5.0
Duration: 2 hours
4.7
Duration: 2 hours
4.3
Duration: 2h 30 min
5.0
Duration: 4 hours

Side trips from Providence

4.2
Duration: 3 hours
4.5
Duration: 2h 30 min
4.9
Duration: 2 hours
4.9
Duration: 2h 30 min

Hidden gems in Providence

4.5
Duration: 2 hours
4.5
Duration: 2 hours
5.0
Duration: 2 hours
4.8
Duration: 2 hours

Historic Sites in Providence

3.9
Duration: 2 hours
4.7
Duration: 2 hours
4.5
Duration: 2 hours
4.8
Duration: 30 minutes

Museums in Providence

4.8
Duration: 2 hours
4.3
Duration: 1h 30 min
4.4
Duration: 2 hours

Nearby attractions in Providence

4.5
Duration: 2h 30 min
5.0
Duration: 2 hours
4.7
Duration: 1 hour