After all the parties, the cooking and the chaos of the holiday season, we can finally relax and do something for ourselves or with our loved one. Here's a look at this weekend's upcoming events.
Friday Night Live
Where/When: The Carriage House, 9 Duncan Avenue, Providence; Every Friday at 7 p.m., starting again on Jan. 13.
Why Go: Comedy featuring live music from Bertrand Laurence. Interactive scenes and on-the-spot musicals, featuring improvised song, dance and skits.
Exit The King
Where/When: Perishable Theatre 95 Empire Street, Providence; Now through Sunday, Jan. 15, at 7:30 p.m.
Why Go: Presented by the Wilbury Group, "Exit the King" was nominated for four Tony awards. It's a tale of ego, mortality and power.
Pricing: Adults: $20, Students/Seniors: $15
Where/When: Rhode Island Philharmonic Orchestra and Music School 667 Waterman Avenue, East Providence; Sunday, Jan. 8, at 3:30 p.m.
Why Go: Seekonk native Bill Harley encourages everyone, young and old, to sing along to a few old favorites and some new ones.
Pricing: Free (donation optional)
Mostly Waltz RI
Where/When: Jewish Community Center 401 Elmgrove Avenue, Providence; Sunday, Jan. 8, at 2 to 5:15 p.m.
Why Go: Singles or Couples. Wear comfortable shoes and start dancing the afternoon away. Dance to a mixture of polka, one-step, tango and other popular ballroom dances.
Where/When: Rhode Island Convention Center One Sabin Street, Providence; Monday, Jan. 9, from 10:15 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Why Go: Hundreds of vendors will display their products and services for brides-to-be. A fashion show will also be held, featuring styles for the whole wedding party.