Theatre + Art

Rivertown Theaters Announces Upcoming 9th Season of Shows

KENNER, La (press release) – Rivertown Theaters for the Performing Arts’ Artistic Directors, Kelly Fouchi and Gary Rucker promise a very entertaining schedule of productions for the 2020-2021 season, artfully produced and directed at the multi award winning theater in…

JPAS Presents "The Complete History of Comedy (abridged)"

METAIRIE, La (press release) – Jefferson Performing Arts Society presents Reed Martin and Austin Tichenor's "The Complete History of Comedy (abridged)" at Teatro Wego! in Westwego, LA. Authoring titles such as "The Complete History of America (abridged)" and "The Ultimate…

Fiddler On The Roof Tickets On Sale Friday, Feb. 21

NEW ORLEANS (press release) – Hancock Whitney Broadway in New Orleans announced today that individual tickets for the tour of the Tony Award-nominated Broadway revival of Fiddler on the Roof will go on sale Friday, Feb. 21 at 10 a.m. Presented…

PJ Morton Releases The Piano Album

NEW ORLEANS (press release) – PJ Morton shares The Piano Album, his fifth self-released LP in less than three years. Just like his previous, Grammy-winning live album Gumbo Unplugged, Morton made this new record in one night, one room, and…

A World Of Pure Imagination

Willy Wonka and his Everlasting Gobstopper have made their way to The Saenger Theatre this week. For a week-long engagement, Wonka, Charlie and gang will deliver inventions, magic and music to the people of New Orleans. The musical, based off…

Tickets For Broadway’s ANASTASIA Go On Sale FRIDAY, FEB. 7

NEW ORLEANS (press release) – Hancock Whitney Broadway in New Orleans announced today that the individual tickets for the tour of the critically-acclaimed Broadway production of ANASTASIA will go on sale Friday, Feb. 7 at 10 a.m. Named “one of…

NOMA Announces Auditorium Complex Renovation

NEW ORLEANS (press release) – In its mission to serve as a multi-faceted cultural convener arts and audiences, the New Orleans Museum of Art (NOMA) began construction on renovations to its auditorium complex in early January of 2020. NOMA is…

Miss Saigon Flies Into The Saenger

  This week, the new Cameron Mackintosh revival of “Miss Saigon” debuted at The Saenger Theatre and is set to run through Jan. 26. The Broadway production follows the life of Kim, a Vietnamese woman who is orphaned during the…

This Weekend at the Ogden Museum, Jan. 25

NEW ORLEANS (press release) – On Saturday, Jan. 25, be a Southern artist with the Artist Workshop Series. Join the museum for the first in a series of creative mornings exploring Ogden Museum exhibitions! This workshop will focus on creating…

Registration Now Open for Ogden Museum Summer Camps!

NEW ORLEANS (press release) – Through a series of small, specialized camps, kids in grades 2 through 12 can explore fashion design, photography, painting, printmaking, mixed media and more! Each session draws inspiration from Southern works of art and gives…

50th Anniversary Evening of Stars

NEW ORLEANS (press release) – Celebrating 50 years of “Bringing Dance to Life” in New Orleans, the New Orleans Ballet Association (NOBA) continues its golden anniversary year with a glittering, star-studded 50th Anniversary Evening of Stars on Jan. 25 at…

JPAS 42nd Season Auditions: "42nd Street"

NEW ORLEANS (press release) Jefferson Performing Arts Society will hold auditions for various principal, sub-principal, supporting, and ensemble roles for the upcoming production of "42nd Street." Please note, we are trying out a different format for your convenience to keep…

Trixie Mattel Gears Up For 2020 U.S. Tour | New Orleans, March 7

NEW ORLEANS (press release) – Trixie Mattel has announced a massive 29-date 2020 AEG North American tour, Trixie Mattel: Grown Up. The tour will take Trixie across the continent including stops in New York, Boston, DC, San Francisco, Chicago, Philadelphia,…

Wild 'N Out Live Returns to Smoothie King Center

NEW ORLEANS (press release) – Multi-hyphenate entertainer Nick Cannon announced his wildly popular MTV Wild ‘N Out Live tour will return with dates all over the U.S. kicking off this March. Fans can expect stand up routines by their favorite…

January

College Football Playoff National Championship Get ready for kickoff, sports fans. The 2020 College Football Playoff National Championship will be coming to the Mercedes-Benz Superdome on Jan. 13. It’s sure to be a exhilerating atmosphere and an exciting game. Information,…

One Week of A Christmas Story

NEW ORLEANS – The cast and creators of “A Christmas Story, The Musical” triple-dog-dare you to not have a good time next week when the show rolls into recently re-opened Saenger Theatre. The musical, based on the 1983 classic that…

Tickets On Sale Now For Jersey Boys

NEW ORLEANS (press release) – Tickets are now on sale for the returning New Orleans engagement of the Tony, Grammy and Olivier Award-winning hit musical JERSEY BOYS, the story of Frankie Valli and The Four Seasons, playing the Saenger Theatre March 6-8,…