Rhode Island
Profile Type: Cultural Nonprofit
Cultural Nonprofit
Venue
WaterFire Providence

WaterFire Providence® is an independent, 501(c)3 non-profit arts organization whose mission is to inspire Providence and its visitors by revitalizing the urban experience, fostering community engagement and creatively transforming the city by presenting WaterFire for all to enjoy.

Contact Information

First Name: 
Peter
Job Title/Position: 
Managing Director / coCEO
Fax: 
401-331-3624
Mailing Address: 
WaterFire Arts Center
475 Valley Street
Providence, RI 02908
Physical Address: 
WaterFire Arts Center 475 Valley Street
Providence, RI 02908
Last Name: 
Mello
Phone: 
401-443-5512

About

Profile Type: 
Cultural Nonprofit
Primary Discipline: 
Multi-Disciplinary
Additional Disciplines: 
Dance - General
Dance - Ballet
Dance - Ballroom
Dance - Ethnic
Dance - Modern / Contemporary
Humanities - General
Humanities - Cultural Heritage
Music - General
Music - Band
Music - Chamber
Music - Ethnic / World
Music - Jazz
Music - Native American Drum
Music - New
Music - Opera
Music - Orchestral
Music - Pop / Rock
Music - R&B / Soul
Music - Rap / Hip-Hop
Music - Traditional
Non-Arts / Non-Humanities
Theater - General
Visual/Crafts - General
Visual/Crafts - Experimental
Visual/Crafts - Installation
Visual/Crafts - Photography
Year Founded: 
1994
Populations Served: 
Adults
Businesses
Elders
Families
General Public
Immigrant Populations
Incarcerated (or Formerly Incarcerated) Individuals
LGBTQ Populations
Native American Tribes
Nonprofits
People with Disabilities
School Groups
Teens
Veteran/Active Duty Military Personnel
Youth-At-Risk
Languages Available: 
Spanish
Institution/Business Type: 
Arts Service Organizations
Activities and Services: 
Artist Market
Arts for Social Change / Creative Activism
Arts in Healthcare
Community Arts
Consulting - Organizational Capacity
Creation of a Work of Art (Including Commissions)
Curriculum Development
Exhibitions
Film Showings
Marketing Services
Performance / Concert / Reading
Portfolio Review
Public Art Projects (In Free, Public Spaces)
Venue Rental
Wedding / Parties / Private Gatherings
Events Per Year: 
25
Seasons Active: 
Spring
Summer
Fall
Winter
Geographic Reach: 
Town / City
County
Multi-County Region
State
Multi-State Region
National
International

Venue Available for Rent/Use

Venue Name: 
WaterFire Arts Center
Venue Type: 
Gallery / Museum
Venue Address: 
475 Valley Street
Providence, RI 02908
Venue Phone: 
401-273-1155
Stage Details: 
Black Box
Theater in the Round
Seasons Available: 
Spring
Summer
Winter
Fall
Venue Features: 
Climate control
Dance floor
Exhibition walls
Light system / track lighting
Movie screen/projection capabilities
Security
WiFi
Venue Capacity: 
1,500
Venue Fee Range Minimum: 
$500
Venue Fee Range Maximum: 
$5,000
Venue Accessibility: 
Facility is physically accessible (such as parking, entrances, accessible restrooms, seating, backstage)
Trained Crew Available