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Allons a Lafayette! More than 300,000 visitors and some of the world’s most influential musicians from 20 countries are descending on downtown Lafayette during the 31st Festival International de Louisiane April 26-30. New to the festival this year is the…

House Music

Baton Rouge’s ‘listening room’ provides intimate space for musicians and fans

Spring Festivals

The awe-inspiring diversity of Louisiana is easily taken for granted. A quick survey of the state’s spring festivals — Louisiana is home to more annual festivals than there are days in the year — is an apt reminder that there’s…

OnStage Profiles

Southern Repertory Theatre New Orleans • Box office: 504.522.6545 www.southernrep.com   Each weekend during the run of mainstage shows, audiences can look forward to free pre-show performances, panel discussions and actor talk-backs. Check the website for updated details on upcoming…

League Faces

                    TOP LEFT: Carolyn Lewis, Nikki Jones and Mary Olivio pose for a quick pic after the presentation at the Nonprofit Fair. Photo by: Jill Holland TOP RIGHT JLNO Book Club members…

Tops of Acadiana

In Acadiana, there’s no shortage of delectable food, boogie-down music, talented individuals, stylish shops, tasty brews and places for cultural enlightenment or entertaining adventures. Which makes it nearly impossible to pick and choose favorites. Perhaps we are gluttons for punishment, …

Remembering Pete and The Punks Take Siberia

Remembering Pete Pete Fountain’s role as a fixture in the New Orleans music scene began well before my birth. Certainly, he is one of those figures in my memory who seem to have just always been there. For me, Pete…