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Gaspee Affair Play — Old State House

3PM ON 09/06/2012
BY H.L. Parker

old state house (6.9) Also as part of WaterFire tonight,

WaterFire Providence is pleased to present “Revolutionary Fire” a dynamic, short play for families that is a great introduction to the characters, issues and history of the Gaspee Affair.  The play is followed by a lively discussion of the significance and impact of this event on American History. The play was prepared by the RI Council on the Humanities as part of the RICH Legacy Series and is presented with the support of the RI Council on the Humanities.

Free, two shows at 5:30 pm and 7:00 pm, Saturday, June 9, Old State House, 150 Benefit Street, (directions)



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