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Motif Event Picks for March 22 - March 28

Motif Event Picks for March 22 – March 28

Mar 22, 2017 | No comment

THRU SUN 26 The Nether: The Gamm Theatre, 172 Exchange St, Pawtucket. What would you do if there were no consequences

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Off to Nether Nether Land

Off to Nether Nether Land

Mar 22, 2017 | No comment

This is your last week to catch The Gamm’s new virtual tech thriller The Nether, receiving a taught, well-acted staging

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The Parlour Holds A Benefit For No LNG In PVD on March 23

The Parlour Holds A Benefit For No LNG In PVD on March 23

Mar 22, 2017 | No comment

No LNG In PVD is bringing the environmental concerns of local residents to the forefront. The group consists of area

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Advice from the Trenches: Resting Bitch Face

Advice from the Trenches: Resting Bitch Face

Mar 22, 2017 | No comment

Dear C; I have RBF (Resting Bitch Face) and it’s ruining my life. People think I am pissed off all

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Trinity's Project Discovery

Trinity’s Project Discovery

Mar 20, 2017 | No comment

In 1997 I had the opportunity to see A Midsummer Night’s Dream with Mrs. Mumford’s English class. This was important

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  • Motif Event Picks for March 22 - March 28
  • Off to Nether Nether Land
  • The Parlour Holds A Benefit For No LNG In PVD on March 23
  • Advice from the Trenches: Resting Bitch Face
  • Trinity's Project Discovery

Theater

Menopause Mama Brings Dinner Theater to Providence
March 23, 2017 No Comment

Menopause Mama Brings Dinner Theater to Providence

Anyone who knows Rhode Island knows that Rose Weaver is an icon who works in stage, film and television. She ...

Got Beer?

Got Beer? Ballast Point Nitro Red Velvet -- a Tasting
March 15, 2017 No Comment

Got Beer? Ballast Point Nitro Red Velvet — a Tasting

Ballast Point Nitro Red Velvet – I’m two for two on “golden stouts” lately. I wonder if this is going ...

Books

Book Review: E.A. Mann's One American Robin
February 8, 2017 No Comment

Book Review: E.A. Mann’s One American Robin

  It’s the realism of this story that I find so striking. Author E.A. Mann, in his debut novel, wrote ...

Cannabis

Cannabis and Pregnancy
March 15, 2017 No Comment

Cannabis and Pregnancy

One extremely controversial subject involving cannabis is use during pregnancy and breastfeeding. While cannabis has successfully been used as a ...

Dare Me

DareMe: Making the Jump
June 1, 2016 No Comment

DareMe: Making the Jump

When the door of the Cessna 182 whipped open at 10,000 feet above ground, the cold rush of air snapped me ...

Film

Lesser-Known Environmental Films
March 1, 2017 No Comment

Lesser-Known Environmental Films

Rather than share information about bigger environmental documentaries that already have worldwide acclaim, like Food, Inc., The Cove or An Inconvenient ...

Fine Arts

The Abstract Art of Duke Robillard
March 15, 2017 No Comment

The Abstract Art of Duke Robillard

In 2015, Duke Robillard’s musical career was put on hold due to a rotator cuff injury. Unable to pick up ...

Food

Locale Profile: Federal Hill Pizza Opens in Providence
March 15, 2017 No Comment

Locale Profile: Federal Hill Pizza Opens in Providence

“Have you been to Federal Hill Pizza in Warren?” my friend Rob asked me as we drove to dinner on ...

Lifestyle

Advice from the Trenches: Resting Bitch Face
March 22, 2017 No Comment

Advice from the Trenches: Resting Bitch Face

Dear C; I have RBF (Resting Bitch Face) and it’s ruining my life. People think I am pissed off all ...

Lunar Notes

Lunar Notes
March 15, 2017 No Comment

Lunar Notes

Aries: You have that one last conversation before you move on to bigger and better things. The emphasis shifts to what ...

Opinion

The NEA: Art Finds a Way
March 15, 2017 No Comment

The NEA: Art Finds a Way

This is a time of instability. A time for us to reflect on our sustainability as individuals, artists and organizations ...

Pin Up of the Month

Pin-Up of the Month: Sinnamon Splice
February 2, 2017 No Comment

Pin-Up of the Month: Sinnamon Splice

What’s your biggest pet peeve? It really bothers me when people dress up their cars. The reindeer horns and Rudolph ...

Shopping

Know Your Mom and Pop: The Village Drum Shop
March 8, 2017 No Comment

Know Your Mom and Pop: The Village Drum Shop

Turning a hobby into a full-time job and successful business is a dream come true for most people. While the ...

Sports

From Introvert to Athletic Entertainer: A Woman Changed By Pro Wrestling
March 15, 2017 No Comment

From Introvert to Athletic Entertainer: A Woman Changed By Pro Wrestling

As someone who’s stepped into the ring many times, I can tell you it is hard to be a professional wrestler. ...

Alt Nation

Alt-Nation: WBRU Memories and Biltmore's Biscuit
March 15, 2017 No Comment

Alt-Nation: WBRU Memories and Biltmore’s Biscuit

  WBRU – Post-End of the Century Rock ‘N’ Roll Radio The news in recent days is that WBRU is ...

Roots Report

Roots Report: Groping Through the Dark
March 15, 2017 No Comment

Roots Report: Groping Through the Dark

Okee dokee folks… Spring is springing … sort of. Officially spring is about a week away, but I think Mother ...