Theatre + Art

Top Art Institutes Open Free Of Admission On Tuesday, Aug. 13

  NEW ORLEANS (press release) – As temperatures hit a scorching 95 degrees today, Louisiana residents* can find free air conditioning, giveaways and art exhibitions at New Orleans Museum of Art and Ogden Museum of Southern Art tomorrow, Tuesday, August…

New Orleans & Company: What's New In New Orleans Hospitality

NEW ORLEANS (press release) – The 6th annual New Orleans Museum Month returns for the entire month of August encouraging locals to join a museum this summer. With one museum membership, visitors gain complimentary access to all 18 participating museums…

August

Backstreet Boys One of the world’s most popular boy bands comes to the Smoothie King Center on August 30 as a part of their DNA World Tour. It will be the biggest arena tour the group has done in 18…

Culture Collision at the Ogden Museum August 28

NEW ORLEANS (July 8, 2019) – Now in its 11th year, Culture Collision will kick off the 2019-2020 cultural season on Wednesday, Aug. 28 from 5:30 to 8 p.m. Presented by WWNO and hosted by the Ogden Museum of Southern…

Return of Art & AC

  NEW ORLEANS (press release) – To help Louisianians beat the heat, The Helis Foundation has again teamed up with some of New Orleans’ largest art institutions for the third year to offer free admission when temperatures hits 95 degrees.…

The NOLA Project Announces Season 15

NEW ORLEANS (press release) - The NOLA Project, an ensemble-based theatre company focused on presenting new and classic works of theatre often with large casts in unique and immersive settings throughout the city of New Orleans, announces its 15th Anniversary…

This Week At The New Orleans Museum Of Art

NEW ORLEANS (press release) – Join the New Orleans Museum of Art in the week ahead for the following programs and events: Wednesday, July 17, 12 - 3 pm: Artist Wafaa Bilal will activate his installation 168:01, a work that…

Friends of City Park's Friends' Fest July 17

  NEW ORLEANS (press release) – Join the Friends of City Park for the annual membership appreciation party, Friends’ Fest! The evening is an exclusive night in the Carousel Gardens Amusement Park & Storyland for Friends of City Park members.…

Upcoming Events at The New Orleans Museum of Art

NEW ORLEANS (press release) – Friday, July 12, 5 - 9 p.m.: Friday Nights at NOMA takes on a Gallic theme with French Fête, featuring music by Susanne Ortner's Ambiance Française, a cooking demonstration by Café NOMA's culinary curator Chris…

NOMA News: Membership Renewal, Summer Camps and more

NEW ORLEANS (press release) – Receive an additional three months with purchase of yearlong NOMA membership on July 12 Renew or purchase a NOMA membership on Friday, July 12, and get 15 months for the price of $12! In conjunction with Friday Nights…

July

Family Block Party at the World War II Museum If you’d like to take your kids to something fun and educational during summer vacation, try the first annual Family Block Party at the National World War II Museum on July…

Summer Fun Without the Sun

Splash grounds, water parks, outdoor pools, sno-ball stands — all are beloved options for families trying to make it through another New Orleans summer. But there are always those days when summer storms strike or when the thought of another…

Bodies of Knowledge exhibition opens Friday, June 28

  NEW ORLEANS (press release) – NOMA's summer-long exhibition, Bodies of Knowledge, will incorporate photography, dance, music, film, books, and numerous date-specific, artist-led gallery activations as a means of conveying how language, in its many forms, both archives and asserts…

NOMA Events - June 21-23

NEW ORLEANS (press release) – FRIDAY NIGHTS AT NOMA: Lynn Drury in concert Friday Nights at NOMA on June 21 features musician Lynn Drury performing in her signature "NOLAmerican" style in the Great Hall from 5:30 to 8:30 pm. The popular…

Mamma Mia! Premieres at Rivertown

NEW ORLEANS (press release) – Get out your ‘70s duds and get into the musical magic of Mamma Mia! at Rivertown Theaters this July featuring two dozen hits from the ’70s pop sensation ABBA. It’s the most wonderfully entertaining summer escape…

On the Road and On the Stage

  "Kinky Boots" his The Saenger Theatre this June 14 through 16. The Tony Award winning musical features a score by musician and performer Cyndi Lauper, and tells the uplifting story of Charlie Price as he struggles to take over…

The Color Purple To Play At The Mahalia Jackson Theater

  NEW ORLEANS (press release) — Producers announced the 2019-2020 North American tour of the Tony Award-winning Broadway revival of "THE COLOR PURPLE."  The tour will visit more than 30 cities, including New Orleans at the Mahalia Jackson Theater from…

"Come From Away" Debuts at The Saenger

  NEW ORLEANS (press release) – Hancock Whitney Broadway in New Orleans is thrilled to announce the national tour of "COME FROM AWAY," a Broadway musical about the true story of the small town that welcomed the world, will make…