Category Archives: Arts

State cultural, arts organizations share $1M in funding

State cultural, arts organizations share $1M in funding

More than 100 cultural, humanities and arts nonprofits in Rhode Island are sharing nearly $1 million in federal funds to help them survive and recover from the coronavirus pandemic, officials announced Monday. MORE

Rhythm and Roots Festival returns for 2021

Rhythm and Roots Festival returns for 2021

Photos by Steve Klamkin WPRO News After a year off due to the coronavirus pandemic, the Rhythm and Roots Festival returned to Ninigret Park in Charlestown. Rhythm and Roots Festival 2021   if ( function_exists( ‘envira_gallery’ ) ) { envira_gallery( ‘1485295’ ); }MORE

Rolling Stones drummer Charlie Watts dies at age 80

Rolling Stones drummer Charlie Watts dies at age 80

Charlie Watts, the self-effacing and unshakeable Rolling Stones drummer who helped anchor one of rock’s greatest rhythms sections and used his “day job” to support his enduring love of jazz, has died, according to his publicist. He was 80.MORE

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