BOARD of DIRECTORS
Cleveland Kurtz, President
Dr. Maxwell Whiting,
Sylvia Whiting, Sec/Treasurer
Instruments for Children
Sylvia Ann Soares
Lynn & Elizabeth Pegg
Richard & Donna Pena
The Rhode Island Rhythm & Blues Preservation Society (RIRBPS) is a 501(c)3 all volunteer non-profit organization established in 2003 by Edward A 'Prof' Coates and a few dedicated local supporters devoted to preserving and promoting the legacy, heritage and connection of rhythm & blues in Rhode Island.
As a membership organization we offer a variety of community programs and services.
* Preserve & promote R&B through activities, events & education.
* Preserve and promote the heritage & historical connections of R&B music in the evolution of American popular music.
* Improve awareness and acceptance of R&B by the public as a musical art form.
'ain't too proud' -- The Life and Times of THE TEMPTATIONS
A Show You Won't Want to Miss.
SPECIAL TICKET OFFER - until December 31. A great Holiday gift (selected dates/times).
Ain't Too Proud – The Life and Times of The Temptations is the electrifying, new smash-hit Broadway musical that follows The Temptations’ extraordinary journey from the streets of Detroit to the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame. With their signature dance moves and silky-smooth harmonies, they rose to the top of the charts creating an amazing 42 Top Ten Hits with 14 reaching number one.
Nominated for 12 Tony Awards, Ain't Too Proud tells the thrilling story of brotherhood, family, loyalty, and betrayal, as the group's personal and political conflicts threatened to tear them apart during a decade of civil unrest in America.
The unforgettable story of this legendary quintet is set to the beat of the group’s treasured hits, including “My Girl,” “Just My Imagination,” “Get Ready,” “Papa Was a Rolling Stone” and so many more.
Written by three-time Obie Award winner Dominique Morisseau, directed by two-time Tony Award winner Des McAnuff (Jersey Boys) and featuring the Tony-winning choreography of Sergio Trujillo (Jersey Boys, On Your Feet!), Ain’t Too Proud launches their first national tour to over 50 cities across America.Hear the sounds of yesteryear, today and tomorrow. A vigorous and dynamic performance. A cast you won't want to miss.
For tickets & Information: call 401.421.ARTS (2787) or email@example.com.
Please let us know if you'd like
'A Day in the Life' presentation
at your venue or function.
'A Day in the LIfe' Musical Series