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Providence Performing Arts Center
220 Weybosset Street Providence, RI 02903
401-421-2787
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We ate at the little cafe next to the theater. It was quick and delicious!
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we ejoyed a very nice dinner at Pot au Feu about 7-8 blocks from the theater; and we were able to find a parking spot on the street rather than pay $6-20 in a lot/garage.
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"Evita"
20 ratings
4.1 average rating
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capeseahorse Red Velvet
32 events
3 reviews
8 stars
attended Sep 08 2013

I have seen Evita many times in NYC and the male leads in the performance rival their counterparts in NYC. Especially Che! He was fantastic... a must see to hear their fantastic voices. Acting was wonderful. A solid performance by all. I would...continued

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RStevens
98 events
74 reviews
7 stars
attended Sep 08 2013

I was disappointed, and my date and I left at the intermission. The production was not great and I could barely hear the songs. In terms of visual appeal, the PPAC has a opulent interior that is more suited to the turn of the century. However,...continued

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13 reviews
3 stars
attended Sep 10 2013

First time at the theater. Sound in balcony was imbalanced making it hard to hear vocals over overly loud music. Kind staff member let us sit in first floor seats for second act - excellent all around.

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Quotes & Highlights

Evita is a modern masterpiece.”  —New York Post 

Description

Directed by Michael Grandage

Choreographed by Rob Ashford 

Running time is approximately two hours, 15 minutes, with one intermission.