PVD Fest: Performances at PPL

Saturday, June 3, 2017

1:30 PM-4:00 PM

Cost: Free and Open to the Public

Providence Public Library
150 Empire Street
Providence, RI 02903

Auditorium (3rd Floor)

Sat, 2017-06-03 13:30 - 16:00

12:00 – 12:30 pm: Starting the afternoon entertainment is the Ocean State Follies, a comedy cabaret that spoofs the goings-on of RI, and has won numerous awards over 20 years.



12:30 – 1:00 pm: BYOI - This interactive improve show

welcomes voluntary audience participation!



1:30 pm: K.C. Moaners recreates the goodtime jugband sound that was popular

in Memphis;and Louisville during the 1920's and 30's. The Moaners pull songs from such groups as the Memphis Jug Band and Cannon's Jug Stompers: mostly prewar blues, ragtime and old pop tunes.

Band members: Jim Chapin: guitar; Collette Fornier: fiddle; Gregg Andreozz rub board; Deck Neiforth: washtub bass; Kevin Collins:harp, uke, banjo uke.



2:00 pm: Storyteller Mark Binder has stories that will hook your attention and keep you smiling. Mark tours the world writing and telling stories that dazzle young and old alike.

3:00 pm: The Empire Revue

A special appearance of AS220’s revue,Providence's longest-running and funniest sketch and variety show.




3:45 – 4:15 pm:  Carlos Gonzales, founder of Mamba Pa Ti Dance Company of Providence will showcase the artistry of Latin dance.