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    Stadium Theatre

    28 Monument Square
    Woonsocket, RI 02895

    Phone: (401) 762-4545   |   Fax: (401) 765-4949   |   Email

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    The Stadium Theatre was erected under the supervision of Mr. R. E. Hall, chief consultant, architect and engineer in the construction of the Paramount Theatre in New York. The Stadium Realty Foundation, Arthur I. Darman, President and Treasurer operated the Theatre. In 1926, artist Maurice Compris chose his theme of Muses to decorate the lobby and the Grand Hall.

    The Stadium stopped operating as a daily theatre in the 1970’s and was...

    The Stadium Theatre was erected under the supervision of Mr. R. E. Hall, chief consultant, architect and engineer in the construction of the Paramount Theatre in New York. The Stadium Realty Foundation, Arthur I. Darman, President and Treasurer operated the Theatre. In 1926, artist Maurice Compris chose his theme of Muses to decorate the lobby and the Grand Hall.

    The Stadium stopped operating as a daily theatre in the 1970’s and was left unheated for many years. The “Save Our Stadium” Committee was formed in 1991 for the purpose of saving and restoring the theatre to it’s former glory. After a strong, cross section of community leadership came forward and was able to demonstrate local support for the restoration of the theatre through public events, feasibility studies and economic impact projects; the non-profit Stadium Theatre Foundation was formed. The Foundation received it’s 501 - c (3) approval as a non-profit corporation in 1996.

    In March 1998, the Foundation purchased the theatre. Thanks to strong grassroots and business support, the Foundation was able to use grants and donations as a down payment. From 1996 to present, approximately Three Million Dollars has been raised. Restoration took place under the direction of Daniel Peloquin, Architect and the John Canning Preservation and Restoration Studios.

    A gala 75th anniversary celebration took place in September of 2001. This magnificent facility has been operating ever since under the direction of a volunteer Board of Directors and has offered outstanding local, regional, and nationally renowned live entertainment.



    Full map and directions


    Hours:

    Box Office: Monday - Saturday | 9am- 6pm


    Parking Information:

    • Free parking is available in the Municipal lot across the street from the Theatre, Monument Square. 
    • Free parking is available in the Stadium lot directly behind the theatre on Federal St. 
    • Free parking is available in the Municipal lot across the street from Salvation Army on North Main St.


    Accessibility Information:

    The Stadium Theatre is wheelchair accessible. Please contact our Box Office at (401) 762-4545 for availability.


     

    Technical Specifications:

    Host your event in a state of the art 1926 fully restored vintage theatre. Whether you’re planning a Play, Concert, Business Meeting, Fundraiser, Dance School Recital, Graduation, Reception or Corporate Function, the historic grandeur of the Stadium Theatre will be the perfect complement to your unforgettable event. The Stadium Theatre Performing Arts Centre seats up to 1088 people in the main hall. The Stadium Marquee Room is available for rental only to those who rent the Stadium's Grand Hall; however, it is also available to our sponsors for private receptions.

    Inquiries: events@stadiumtheatre.com | (401) 762-4545

    Upcoming Events

    Ed Asner: One-Man Comedy Stage Play

    August 19, 2017

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    Madagascar – A Musical Adventure JR.

    August 25 - August 27, 2017

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    Bee Gees Tribute by Stayin' Alive

    September 8, 2017

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    Sal Valentinetti with the Black Tie Brass

    September 15, 2017

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    Sal "The Voice" Valentinetti

    September 15, 2017

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    Paul McCartney Symphonic Tribute - Live & Let Die

    September 16, 2017

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    Travis Tritt - A Special Solo Acoustic Performance

    October 6, 2017

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    Led Zeppelin Tribute by Lez Zeppelin

    October 13, 2017

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    Catapult - The World's Premier Shadow Dance Company

    October 14, 2017

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    The Hunchback of Notre Dame

    October 20 - October 22, 2017

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    Edwin McCain with Special Guest Jeffrey Gaines

    October 27, 2017

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    Art Garfunkel: In Close-Up

    October 28, 2017

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    Murder Mystery Dinner - A Killer Class Reunion

    November 9 - November 12, 2017

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    John Denver Experience by Chris Collins & The Boulder Canyon Band

    November 10, 2017

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    Louis Prima Jr. and the Witnesses

    November 11, 2017

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    Trans-Siberian Orchestra Tribute "Ornament"

    November 24, 2017

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    Jim Brickman "A Joyful Christmas" The 2017 Holiday Tour

    December 23, 2017

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    Elvis Experience by Leo Days

    January 27, 2018

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    Rhode Island Music Legends Concert

    February 3, 2018

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    West Side Story

    February 16 - February 18, 2018

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    Pink Floyd - The Machine Performs Pink Floyd with the Interstellar Light Show

    February 24, 2018

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    Femmes of Rock - Starring Bella Electric Strings

    March 17, 2018

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    Tommy James & The Shondells

    March 24, 2018

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    Queen Tribute "One Night of Queen"

    March 31, 2018

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    Disney's Beauty and the Beast

    May 4 - May 13, 2018

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