All events are free unless noted. Schedule subject to change.
Circus Dynamics is Providence’s local circus and fire entertainment company. Circus dancers will parade the city with glowing LED wings, hoops, poi, staff, and juggling props and fire dancers will perform mesmerizing skills and daring stunts in choreographed routines.Find out more »
International salsa sensation Get ready to dance the night away to some hot salsa music! Founded 40 years ago in the “world salsa capital” of Cali, Colombia, Grupo Niche is a legendary Pan-American salsa band with a fanbase that spans the globe. Their impassioned sound ranges from vigorous, up-tempo dance rhythms to smooth, irresistibly romantic songs. Known for their high-energy live performances, Grupo Niche speaks to music fans of all ages and backgrounds. For more info: http://first-works.org/pvdfest-2019/grupo-niche/Find out more »
Syncopated Ladies All-female tap squad sensation Fierce footwork and female force take PVDFest by storm! This all-female tap squad sensation has amassed over 50 million views worldwide since their video tap salute to megastar Beyonce went viral in 2014. Founded by Cherry Arnold, the Ladies won the first dance crew battle on So You Think You Can Dance, performed on Good Morning America and at the U.S. Open. Arnold’s choreography has been featured on hit television shows including The Ellen…Find out more »
Samite of Uganda Renowned musician and humanitarian At once a refugee and a pilgrim, Samite is an acclaimed musician and humanitarian who explores the resiliency of the human spirit through the sounds and stories of the modern African diaspora. A Ugandan expatriate, Samite’s smooth vocals, accompanied by the kalimba, marimba, litungu and flute are beautiful, powerful, and personal.Find out more »