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Performing Arts Calendar

February

Through June 28
The Vic-Tones
Watch this dynamic male vocal trio sing 1940s standards like “Chatanooga Choo Choo” and “Way Down Yonder in New Orleans” every Wednesday through June. The Stage Door Canteen, 945 Magazine St., 528-1943, NationalWW2Musem.org

Through Feb. 12
A Few Good Men
The brand-new Tim Baker theatre at Delgado Community College opens with Aaron Sorkin’s hit play (adapted into a movie starring Tom Cruise) about a shallow young attorney tasked with defending two Marines in a controversial court martial. Delgado Community College’s Tim Baker Theatre, 615 City Park Ave., 302-9117, NolaProject.com

Through Feb. 12
Jelly’s Last Jam
The Tony-winning musical tells the life story of Jelly Roll Morton, a Creole American who’s often credited for creating jazz in New Orleans’ Storyville neighborhood. Le Petit Théâtre, 616 St. Peter St., 522-2081, LePetitTheatre.com

1-5
TORUK: The First Flight
Cirque du Soleil’s internationally renowned acrobats deliver another breathtaking performance in this show inspired by James Cameron’s blockbuster film AVATAR.Smoothie King Center, 1501 Dave Dixon Drive, 587-3663, SmoothieKingCenter.com

3-12
… And the Ball and All
Ricky Graham’s delightful Carnival romp returns to the Rivertown Theater just in time for Mardi Gras season. Rivertown Theaters for the Performing Arts, 325 Minor St., 461-9475, RivertownTheaters.com

3
Beethoven’s “Pastoral” Symphony
Join the LPO for a celebration of innovation and the German Romantics with guest conductor Andrew Grams. Orpheum Theater, 129 Roosevelt Way, 523-6530, LPOmusic.com

4
“Dancing With the Stars: LIVE!”
See some of the hit TV show’s most popular dancers re-create some of the program’s most memorable moments, as well as debut exciting new choreography. The Saenger Theater, 1111 Canal St., 525-1052, SaengerNOLA.com

4
Broadway Nights 2
In a fundraiser for the UNO theatre department, enjoy a wide selection of scenes and show tunes performed by talented local performers. Nims Theater, 2000 Lakeshore Drive, 280-7469, UNO.edu/COLA/Film-Theatre-Arts

8
Debauchery!
New Orleans’ live, ongoing soap opera enters its 7th season as sisters Chanel and Cartier continue their outrageous adventures. The Theatre at St. Claude, 2240 St. Claude Ave., 522-6545, SouthernRep.com

10&12
Sweeney Todd
The New Orleans Opera presents the classic musical thriller set in Victorian London and featuring wrongful imprisonment, mistaken identity, murder and revenge. Mahalia Jackson Theater for the Performing Arts, 1419 Basin St., 525-1052, MahaliaJacksonTheater.com

10-12
An Evening of Dance with the Newcomb Dance Company
See some exciting new choreography from Tulane University’s faculty with performances by accomplished young dancers Dixon Hall, Tulane University. 314-7760, Tulane.edu/Liberal-Arts/Theatre-Dance

 

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