Pat Travers Band 3/20/21

**This show has been rescheduled from Saturday, June 27th to Saturday, March 20th. All tickets for the original date will be honored for the new date. Please contact the box office at 508-324-1926 or boxoffice@narrowscenter.org with any questions.**

Pat Travers was born in Toronto, Canada on April 12, 1954. Soon after picking up the guitar at age 12 Pat saw the legend Jimi Hendrix perform in Ottawa. This obvious inspirational concert must have sparked the young Pat to go after the dream of becoming a star like so many of his early influences. Inspired by such guitarists as Hendrix, Jeff Beck, Eric Clapton and Jimmy Page, Pat began playing in bands early in his teens. His first bands were “Red Hot” and “Merge” who played in Quebec area clubs. While the early years were hard, they would eventually pay off in the form of improved musicianship, style, and exposure. Continue reading

Fall River Portraits – Feasts and Festivals
ONLINE EXHIBITION

This online exhibition brings together photographs from the 1950s to the present of the feasts and festivals that have long been a prominent part of Fall River’s cultural life. The over 200 images from the archives of Fall River’s Herald News and the work of anthropologist, Andrea Klimt, tell the story of the city’s rich history through its public celebrations. The focus on events such as Memorial Day and 4th of July parades, neighborhood block parties, Fall River Celebrates America Event, Holy Ghost feasts, St. Patrick’s Day events, and Greek, Polish, and Cambodian festivals show how Fall River’s residents have, over the decades, come together to have fun, honor cultural traditions, and celebrate community. Continue reading

John Cafferty & The Beaver Brown Band 12/5/20

**This show has been rescheduled from Saturday, May 23rd to Saturday, September 12th. All tickets for the original date will be honored for the new date. Please contact the box office at 508-324-1926 or boxoffice@narrowscenter.org with any questions.**

After a decade-long run on the Northeast music scene during which they became recognized as one of the best and most popular unsigned acts in the country, John Cafferty & The Beaver Brown Band finally broke through nationally with leader John Cafferty’s score to the motion picture, “Eddie & The Cruisers.” The soundtrack was awarded a triple platinum certification by the RIAA and led to their own recording contract with Columbia Records. Their second album, “Tough All Over,” was a best seller and gained them an international audience. After forty years, John Cafferty & The Beaver Brown Band is an ongoing and in-demand attraction and is unquestionably one of the greatest and most successful acts in Rhode Island music history. Continue reading