Wednesday, February 14, 2024

March 14 Sweet Little Spring Show

Thursday, March 14th, 2024, 8pm
Askew, 150 Chestnut Street, Providence, RI

The Sweet Little Spring Show coaxes back the light and life of spring in our March edition.

Host Eva Destruction presents (in no particular order):
- Lisa Kay and Minor Swing
- Comic Jay Bee
- Shape-Shifter Lars (pictured)
- Comic Vicki Porter
- More TBA!











$5-$10 Suggested cover to pay artists (cash or Venmo at the door).
18+ unless accompanied by an adult.
SLVS is every second Thursday of the month at Askew Providence!
Want to perform on the Sweet Little stage? Email us at sweetlittleemail at gmail dot com.
Since January 2010, the Sweet Little Variety Show has supported local musicians, poets, magicians, comedians, dancers, actors, filmmakers, and many more, as a monthly feminist, anti-racist, queer-positive, and body-positive cabaret.

Thursday, February 8, 2024

Sweet Little Lovers Show is Feb 8!

Thursday, Feb. 8th, 2024, 8pm At Askew, 150 Chestnut Street, Providence, RI

Our Sweet Little Lovers Show celebrates, scorns, and satirizes that thing called love in our February edition.

Host Eva Destruction presents (in no particular order):
- Man & Wife (pictured)
- Trishula Dance
- Poet Jaybird Walker
- Comic Melissa Bowler
- Musician Yosef Rosenfield, and
- Burlesque artist Bettysioux Tailor!











$5-$10 Suggested cover to pay artists (cash or Venmo at the door).
18+ unless accompanied by an adult.
SLVS is every second Thursday of the month at Askew Providence!
Want to perform on the Sweet Little stage? Email us at sweetlittleemail at gmail dot com.
Since January 2010, the Sweet Little Variety Show has supported local musicians, poets, magicians, comedians, dancers, actors, filmmakers, and many more, as a monthly feminist, anti-racist, queer-positive, and body-positive cabaret.

Friday, December 15, 2023

14th Anniversary Show! Jan. 11, 2024

Our Sweet Little 14th Anniversary Show spotlight's some of our staff's favorite acts from over the years while bringing in some remarkable acts we've been eager to feature!

Host Eva Destruction presents (in no particular order):
- A'Biggs and the Agents of Rock
- Felt Cute (a short film)
- Storyteller Mark Binder
- Tracy Chevrolet
- Habibi Dance
- Poet a. kyle, and
- Comic Latasha Hughes!
$5-$10 Suggested cover to pay artists (cash or Venmo at the door).
18+ unless accompanied by an adult.
Invite your Facebook friends here.
SLVS is every second Thursday of the month at Askew Providence!
Want to perform on the Sweet Little stage? Email us at sweetlittleemail at gmail dot com.








Since January 2010, the Sweet Little Variety Show has supported local musicians, poets, magicians, comedians, dancers, actors, filmmakers, and many more, as a monthly feminist, anti-racist, queer-positive, and body-positive cabaret.

Wednesday, December 6, 2023

Celebrate the holidays 12/14 with some very merry entertainers!

Our December SLVS celebrates various holidays through the artistry of live music, dance, comedy, puppetry, storytelling, and randomness.
Host Eva Destruction presents, in no particular order:
- The Tropigals
- The Ukulele Armada (pictured)
- Musician Sarah Stevens
- Comedian Hunter
- Christmas with The Fleshlumps
- Musician Avi Jacob
- Humorist Rich Hite
- Elfabeth and the Slutty Elf Jam
- and Dancer Sandra!
Invite friends and help spread the word on fb here.
$5-$10 Suggested cover to pay the artists (cash or Venmo at the door).
18+ unless accompanied by an adult.
Complimentary Sweet Little cookies before the last act.











SLVS is performed every second Thursday of the month at Askew Providence!
Want to perform on the Sweet Little stage? Email us at sweetlittleemail at gmail dot com.
Since January 2010, the Sweet Little Variety Show has supported local musicians, poets, magicians, comedians, dancers, actors, filmmakers, and many more, as a monthly feminist, anti-racist, queer-positive, and body-positive cabaret.

Sunday, October 15, 2023

Nov. 9 Lineup announced: All-star performers & new acts!

Our November SLVS features fantastic artists of all stripes while celebrating a very special performer's next ride around the sun!

Host Eva Destruction presents (in no particular order):
- Bday gal Guilted Lilly
- Of Lions & Giants (Jose Docen)
- Dog Dads Acoustic Duo
- Comic Al Christakis
- Musician Jacob Haller
- Drag with Ashton Butcher, and
- new work by Poet Christopher Johnson (pictured)!

Invite friends and help spread the word on fb here.
$5-$10 Suggested cover to pay the artists (cash or Venmo at the door).
18+ unless accompanied by an adult.
Complimentary Sweet Little cookies before the last act.












SLVS is performed every second Thursday of the month at Askew Providence!
Want to perform on the Sweet Little stage? Email us at sweetlittleemail at gmail dot com.
Since January 2010, the Sweet Little Variety Show has supported local musicians, poets, magicians, comedians, dancers, actors, filmmakers, and many more, as a monthly feminist, anti-racist, queer-positive, and body-positive cabaret.

Tuesday, September 26, 2023

Oct. 12, 2023: Sweet Little Spooky Show!

Our October SLVS is always a spooky treat! Join us at Askew Providence on Thursday, October 12th at 8pm for a wildly fun night of live, local entertainment.

Host Eva Destruction presents (in no particular order):
- Combo Combo band
- Burlesque with Bettysioux Tailor
- Flow Artist Chad Anctil
- Mary Day
- Dancer Ameena, and
- Comic Mark-Anthony Lewis!

We really on word of mouth promotion. You can invite Facebook friends to this event.
$5-$10 Suggested cover to pay the artists (cash or Venmo).
18+ unless accompanied by an adult.
Complimentary Sweet Little cookies.











SLVS is every second Thursday of the month at Askew, 150 Chestnut Street, Providence!
Want to perform on the Sweet Little stage? Email us at sweetlittleemail at gmail dot com.
Since January 2010, the Sweet Little Variety Show has supported local musicians, poets, magicians, comedians, dancers, actors, filmmakers, and many more, as a monthly feminist, anti-racist, queer-positive, and body-positive cabaret.

Thursday, September 7, 2023

9/14/23 Lineup announced!

Our September 14 SLVS promises to be fantastic with first-time performers and all-stars.

Host Eva Destruction presents (in no particular order):

- Man & Wife
- Comic Melissa Bowler
- Sarotonin Flow (pictured)
- Rhythm in Rhapsody
- Musician Morgan Johnston
- Comic Stevie Collins, and
- Sammy the Boxer!

You may be wondering who and what these acts are all about. Come find out! We like to keep a little mystery, and we never disappoint. Show starts around 8pm.

We rely on word of mouth promotion. Here's the Facebook event

Join us at Askew, 150 Chestnut St, Providence every 2nd Thursday of the month.
$5-$10 Suggested cover to pay the artists (cash or Venmo).
18+ unless accompanied by an adult.

Want to perform on the Sweet Little stage? Email us at sweetlittleemail at gmail dot com.
Since January 2010, the Sweet Little Variety Show has supported local musicians, poets, magicians, comedians, dancers, actors, filmmakers, and many more, as a monthly feminist, anti-racist, queer-positive, and body-positive cabaret.

Friday, July 14, 2023

8/10/23 SLVS Lineup

Join us for the August edition of SLVS, with the best in live local entertainment!

Host Eva Destruction presents:
- Musician Yourfriendm00n
- Comic Latasha Hughes
- Spoken Word Artist Christopher Johnson
- Dancer Phoenix
- Comic Liz Moniz (pictured below)
- Band Turning the World
- and more TBA!

We're at Askew, 150 Chestnut St, Providence every 2nd Thursday of the month.
$5-$10 Suggested cover to pay the artists (cash or Venmo).
18+ unless accompanied by an adult.













Want to perform on the Sweet Little stage? Email us at sweetlittleemail at gmail dot com.
Since January 2010, the Sweet Little Variety Show has supported local musicians, poets, magicians, comedians, dancers, actors, filmmakers, and many more, as a monthly feminist, anti-racist, queer-positive, and body-positive cabaret.

Thursday, July 13, 2023

7/13 SLVS features Tracy Chevrolet

Fun and surprising performances await this Thursday at 8pm!

Host Eva Destruction presents:

  • Hello Stranger

  • Dancer Ameena

  • Comic Rhodes Pierre

  • Dancer Sandra Lynn

  • Tracy Chevrolet (pictured)

  • Poet Heath Francis

  • and humorist Rich Hite













Askew, 150 Chestnut Street, Providence. Plenty of free on street parking.


$5-$10 Suggested cover (cash or Venmo) to pay the artists.
18+ unless accompanied by an adult.


Why not invite your Facebook friends?

Next month’s show is 8/10 - always the second Thursday of the month at Askew.


Friday, May 5, 2023

Sweet Little Goddess Show, June 8th, 2023

RI Pride's 24th Annual Goddess Show: A Celebration of Women in the Arts & the Sweet Little Variety Show have joined forces to bring you the Sweet Little Goddess Show!

Thursday, June 8th, 8pm.
Askew, 150 Chestnut Street, Providence
Host Eva Destruction presents:
- Hip hop artist Young Kaii
- Comic Karen O'Donnell
- Musician Sarah Rich
- Alejandra Blaze (pictured)
- Leigh & Bowler Comedy Duo
- Chifferobe Workshop Dancers
- Poet Sarah Bower
- Comic Laith
- Dancer Kristen Minsky
- Midnight Honey Band with Mary Ann Rossoni!
This collaboration follows the SLVS format and features Goddess Show performers: women and nonbinary artists performing music, comedy, poetry, dance and more!
$10 suggested cover. Cash and Venmo accepted at the door.
Proceeds benefit the RI Pride nonprofit organization.
Doors open at 7pm. Seating is first come, first served.
18+ unless accompanied by an adult.

Free on-street parking in Providence's Jewelry District.
Show runs from 8pm to about 10:30pm.














Here's the Facebook event. Please tell a friend!
For more about RI Pride visit https://prideri.org/ or email pride2023@prideri.com. 
Want to volunteer to help plan next year's Goddess Show? Email Jen at jlstevens3 at yahoo dot com.

Want to perform on the Sweet Little stage? Email us at sweetlittleemail at gmail dot com.

Since January 2010, the Sweet Little Variety Show has supported local musicians, poets, magicians, comedians, dancers, actors, filmmakers, and many more, as a monthly feminist, anti-racist, queer-positive, and body-positive cabaret.