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    The Greenwich Odeum

    59 Main Street
    East Greenwich , RI 02818
    (401) 885-4000

    Website: greenwichodeum.com/


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    The Odeum building first opened in 1926 as The Greenwich Theater, built at the end of vaudeville's heyday. News clips at the time heralded the building as a vaudeville theater that would also show “picture shows.” It played host to all kinds of performances, eventually evolving into a movie theater full time. With the advent of multi-screen theaters, the then Greenwich Theater closed its doors in 1990, remaining empty for a few years as a...

    The Odeum building first opened in 1926 as The Greenwich Theater, built at the end of vaudeville's heyday. News clips at the time heralded the building as a vaudeville theater that would also show “picture shows.” It played host to all kinds of performances, eventually evolving into a movie theater full time. With the advent of multi-screen theaters, the then Greenwich Theater closed its doors in 1990, remaining empty for a few years as a group of volunteers set out to write the next chapter in the history of the building.
    Opening in the Fall of 1994, The Greenwich Odeum established itself among Rhode Island's premier performing arts venues. The tragic West Warwick nightclub fire in 2003 claimed the lives of 100 individuals, which resulted in a new, stringent fire code, as well as a daunting challenge for many establishments, including The Greenwich Odeum. As a result of the stricter codes and the subsequent costs to bring the theater into compliance, the Odeum closed its doors.  
     
    For more than a half a decade (2007–2013) The Greenwich Odeum lay dormant, nearly abandoned. A sizable grant from the Champlin Foundations, along with a considerable amount of determination, resulted in the Odeum once again reopening after a three-year construction period. Fire code compliant, more comfortable seating, and considerable excitement greeted the Odeum’s reopening on January 26, 2013. A new journey for this vintage vaudeville house has begun. We hope you will join us on this journey.


     

     

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    Girlfest 2017

    Presented by The Greenwich Odeum at The Greenwich Odeum

    October 28, 2017

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    9th Annual Evening With Authors

    Presented byReading With Robin at The Greenwich Odeum

    November 1, 2017

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    George Winston

    Presented by The Greenwich Odeum at The Greenwich Odeum

    November 2, 2017

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    Eddie from Ohio

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    November 3, 2017

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    Lenny Clarke w/ Christine Hurley

    Presented by The Greenwich Odeum at The Greenwich Odeum

    November 4, 2017

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    Badfinger Starring Joey Molland

    Presented by The Greenwich Odeum at The Greenwich Odeum

    November 9, 2017

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    Tab Benoit

    Presented by The Greenwich Odeum at The Greenwich Odeum

    November 10, 2017

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    Presley, Perkins, Lewis & Cash

    Presented by The Greenwich Odeum at The Greenwich Odeum

    November 17, 2017

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    Aztec Two-Step

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    November 18, 2017

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    Darlene Love

    Presented by The Greenwich Odeum at The Greenwich Odeum

    November 19, 2017

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    Movies That Rock: The Last Waltz

    Presented by The Greenwich Odeum at The Greenwich Odeum

    November 21, 2017

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    Hot Tuna: Acoustic

    Presented by The Greenwich Odeum at The Greenwich Odeum

    December 2, 2017

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    Vic DiBitetto

    Presented by The Greenwich Odeum at The Greenwich Odeum

    December 8 - December 9, 2017

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    Blood, Sweat & Tears

    Presented by The Greenwich Odeum at The Greenwich Odeum

    December 10, 2017

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    Warwick Symphony Orchestra : Holiday Show

    Presented by The Greenwich Odeum at The Greenwich Odeum

    December 14, 2017

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    Through the Doors: A Tribute to the Music of Jim Morrison and The Doors

    Presented by The Greenwich Odeum at The Greenwich Odeum

    December 16, 2017

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    Five for Fighting

    Presented by The Greenwich Odeum at The Greenwich Odeum

    March 17, 2018

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