Festival Ballet Providence

Black Box Theatre, Rehearsal Facility, and School

825 Hope Street
Providence, RI 02906

Main phone: 401-353-1129

General inquiries: info@festivalballetprovidence.org

School inquiries:school@festivalballetprovidence.org

Additional contact information

General Hours

Summer Hours In Effect June 9-Aug. 31, 2018

  • Monday: 8:30am - 8:00pm
  • Tuesday: 8:30am - 8:00pm
  • Wednesday: 9:00am - 5:00pm
  • Thursday: 8:30am - 8:00pm
  • Friday: 9:00am - 5:00pm

On performance days, the building stays open until 20 minutes following the conclusion of the performance.

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From the south

Travelling north on I-95, take the Branch Ave. exit and keep right at the top of the ramp. At the first traffic light, turn left onto North Main St. At the first traffic light, turn right onto Rochambeau Ave. At the top of the hill, turn left onto Hope St. FBP will be on your right after three blocks (at the intersection of Hope St. and 4th St.)

From the north

Travelling south on I-95, take exit #27 and turn left at the top of the ramp. Keep left at the second traffic light to stay on George St., which immediately becomes East. Ave. Stay on East Ave./Hope St. for 1.4 miles. FBP will be on your left after the intersection with Hope St. and 5th St.

Additional Information


Free street parking is available on Hope Street and cross streets (4th Street runs down the south side of the building). There is also a small parking lot adjacent to the north side of the building, accessible by Hope Street.


There are many fantastic dining options within walking distance to FBP. Seven Stars Bakery, offering a variety of pastries, coffee, and other snacks, is located directly across Hope Street from our building. Other local restaurants include:

  • Apsara Restaurant - Vietnamese, Cambodian, Thai & Chinese (783 Hope Street; website)
  • Chez Pascal & Wurst Kitchen - French/German (960 Hope Street; website)
  • Cook and Brown Public House - New American (759 Hope Street; website)
  • Hope Street Pizza - Greek, American (772 Hope Street; website)
  • Ivy Tavern - New American (758 Hope Street; website)
  • Kitchen Bar - American (771 Hope Street; website)
  • Pizzico - Italian, New American (762 Hope Street; website)
  • Wara Wara - Japanese/Tapas, Small Plates (776 Hope Street; website)


The closest hotel to FBP's location is: Hampton Inn, Pawtucket.

For a complete list of hotels in the area, visit Trivago.com.


FBP accepts all major credit cards for most purchases, including tickets. For ticket purchases, the transaction will appear as "Festival Ballet Providence Online". There is also a Bank of America and Citizens Bank located within walking distances, both with ATMs.

Gift Cards

Gift cards are available for purchase in-person or online (click here).

Gift cards are redeemable online, by phone, or in person for any FBP Black Box Theatre performances. Gift cards cannot be redeemed for tickets to performances at The Vets or PPAC. Gift cards may not be redeemed for FBP School tuition, fees, or related charges, or merchandise not available online.





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