SOUTH KINGSTOWN — Milbre Burch has been called "one of the most important voices in the American storytelling revival.” On Saturday, the Grammy-nominated, internationally known spoken-word recording artist and storyteller, will present "Tales from Beyond the Ban: Folktales from Iran, Iraq, L…

WESTERLY — Joey Ripka, a concert organist and former director of music and organist at Calvary Church in Stonington, and former artistic director of Calvary Music School, will return to the region this weekend.

MASHANTUCKET — Entertainment icon Dwight Yoakam, the musician at the forefront of the neo-traditionalist movement that many fans and critics think saved country music in the late 1980s and '90s, will play the Fox Theater at Mashantucket this Sunday at 8 p.m.

NEW LONDON — Remember the "Garden Song"? The thoughtful, oft-recorded tune that begins with "Inch by inch, Row by row, Gonna make this garden grow, All it takes is a rake and a hoe, And a piece of fertile ground," and ends with "Plant your rows straight and long, Temper them with prayer and …

Leave your worries behind and escape to the fabulous land of Agrabah at the Providence Performing Arts Center where Disney's "Aladdin," on stage through Sunday, will keep you happily entertained for two-plus hours of pure, jubilant, fabulous entertainment.

WESTERLY — The Chorus of Westerly will kick off its 61st concert season Saturday with a concert by one of the most acclaimed a cappella vocal ensembles of all time.

WESTERLY — Pawcatuck artist Linda Peduzzi will share the spotlight this month with a musical legend many may know. Master blues musician Duke Robillard will join Peduzzi for an exhibit of abstract paintings at the Hoxie Gallery during the month of November, proving that his talent with paint…

WESTERLY — The Artists’ Cooperative Gallery of Westerly will celebrate the opening of its November show, "Laying Track For The Holidays," this Friday during an opening reception.

WESTERLY —  “Something Wicked This Way Comes," a Halloween fundraiser and "immersive experience," sponsored by the Colonial Theatre, will be held Saturday at the Babcock-Smith House Museum, according to Alana Rader, co-artistic directors of education.

WESTERLY — Granite Theatre is offering discounted tickets to veterans during the run of "Man of LaMancha," now on stage through Nov. 10. Veterans who present verification of eligibility — a retired military photo ID; active duty military photo ID; driver’s license with imprinted "Veteran;" a…

STONINGTON — Music lovers are invited to enjoy the music of Johann Sebastian Bach Friday at 7 p.m. when Calvary Church Stonington presents its inaugural "Bach in the Borough."

The Granite Theatre's production of "Man of La Mancha," now on stage through Nov. 10, is a memorable, extraordinary musical packed with solid talent, powerful, terrific singing and excellent music. This is the monumental stage saga that brought songs like the "The Impossible Dream" and "Dulc…

WESTERLY — Kevin Lowther II, a 2000 Westerly High School grad who went on to study engineering and computer science at the U.S. Military Academy in West Point, N.Y., where he majored in Chinese and Spanish, and earn a Bronze Star for his service, took along something dear to him when he foug…

PROVIDENCE — The life and work of Howard Phillips Lovecraft, Providence's best-known fantasy and horror author, will again be at the center of a popular walking tour and film series conducted by the Rhode Island Historical Society and presented as part of the Flickers’ Vortex Sci-Fi, Fantasy…

WESTERLY — The Salt Marsh Opera will present "Pagliacci," Ruggero Leoncavallo's gripping tale of love and betrayal, with their fall opera at the George Kent Performance Hall on Oct. 19 and 20.

MYSTIC — Shareen Anderson was driving to Warwick Tuesday afternoon to pick up Mambo Judie and Marvano — two of the original members of the group once known as “The Mamboniks” — at T. F. Greene Airport.

WESTERLY — Christine Ohlman and Rebel Montez return to the Knick Sunday for 'Women's Voices 3," a concert and performance showcase to benefit the Institute for the Musical Arts' "Rock And Roll Camp for Girls."

PROVIDENCE — More than a dozen museums from the region will be featured in a new Public Television series set to premiere Friday on WSBE Rhode Island. "Treasures Inside The Museum," produced locally by Ocean State Video and Weathervane Communications, will offer viewers a peek into the back …