Breathtaking spaces like the Athenaeum and the Fleet Library at the Rhode Island School of Design provide the perfect atmosphere for creative and academic work. AS220 offers classes in everything from ballet to screenprinting, and hosts arts events, shows, and festivals, while the Steel Yard teaches metalworking and ceramics. Musicians ranging from pop artists to indie groups play shows at The Strand, and the nationally renowned Trinity Repertory Company delivers dramatic productions of all kinds.
Providence and Beyond
With the affordability of a smaller city and the resources of nearby Boston and New York City, Providence offers a combination of classic New England beauty, immersive arts culture, and the excitement of a city packed with colleges and Universities. A strong arts culture thrives amid Providence’s historic cobblestone streets and colonial architecture.