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South County Center for the Arts

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Route 138 West, West Kingston, South Kingstown, RI 02892
+1 401-782-1018
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Went to a Blues Concert. Cool little theater to listen to the Blues. Drinks/Snacks sold including... read more

Reviewed May 28, 2017
Blackstone, Massachusetts
Nice Small Venue

This former courthouse is a small, yet acoustically sound place to catch a some great music! Love... read more

Reviewed April 30, 2017
New England
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Designed to promote the local arts community and offer accessible arts and education programs for local residents.
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Route 138 West, West Kingston, South Kingstown, RI 02892
+1 401-782-1018
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Reviewed May 28, 2017

Went to a Blues Concert. Cool little theater to listen to the Blues. Drinks/Snacks sold including Drinks. Will return.

1  Thank rbuskey106
Reviewed April 30, 2017

This former courthouse is a small, yet acoustically sound place to catch a some great music! Love the feeling of the place, the beverage bar & musicians that we've been able to see in a more intimate setting... eg., John Cafferty & Beaver Brown, Jon...More

1  Thank Looking
Reviewed March 23, 2017

Anyone visiting South County will add fun and good vibes to their trip by checking out the performers and schedule of this terrific venue. Located right on Rt. 138, the typical route from the south to beaches, Newport, or URI, this former courthouse has been...More

2  Thank QueensRiverMimi25
Reviewed October 28, 2015

Drove down from MA. Easy access to through way.....had no trouble finding it. Excellent acoustics. Seats were comfortable and lots of good viewing seats that kept you close to the performers. Saw Seth Glier and Crystal Bowersox. Excellent show! Line up of coming shows included...More

1  Thank Music4U4
Reviewed September 11, 2015

The Courthouse Center for the arts is a historic landmark dating back over 100 years. Yes, it was really a 19th century courthouse, and there's even still a jail in the basement. But today it is a thriving center for the arts: music, theatre, art,...More

2  Thank grantmaloysmith
Reviewed April 19, 2015

I recently attended an acoustic concert performance at this venue by legendary folk singer Jonathan Edwards. The venue is small and intimate & seats under 300. The acoustics in the room are very good and the performance by Jonathan Edwards was absolutely fantastic! I had...More

Thank Reggae052011
Reviewed May 6, 2012

I have now seen 4-5 shows at this place, each one was excellent, with great performers. Where are these people from? I know some are locals but their talent and capacity makes you think you are in NYC. The venue is small, so there is...More

2  Thank 100Honkers
Reviewed February 27, 2009

What a show! The cast was marvelous. Sandra Laab was fabulous as Mrs. Robinson. The professional and courteous support staff at the S.C. Center for the Arts are delightful. The art exhibit downstairs was an added pleasure. My daughter and I had a lovely evening.

1  Thank Jaquesea
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tiplessbob c
July 9, 2015|
Response from nonparla |
This is a comfy sit down. Full bar services and snacks. The intimate seat style allows all to have an up close experience and the performers meet with the patrons after the events to chat and provide autographs. It's truly a... More