Theatre + Art

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,…

Marquee: December

Mandatory Merriment Southern Rep hosts this irreverent holiday comedy musical from Dec. 4-29. Due to unforeseen circumstances, six strangers end up stranded at a French Quarter tavern and are forced to find new ways to celebrate Christmas. Information, SouthernRep.com. Mystery…

Louisiana Landscape Exhibition Opens Nov. 16 at NOMA

NEW ORLEANS (press release) - As the first major exhibition of Louisiana landscape paintings in more than 40 years, Inventing Acadia: Painting and Place in Louisiana reveals how the state became a nexus of artists pushing the boundaries of the…

Free Family Day: Exploring Home, at the Ogden Museum

NEW ORLEANS (press release) – Visit the Ogden Museum during Free Family Day and celebrate with art activities and entertainment inspired by themes of home and place. Then explore the two newest exhibitions focused on place, Memory is a Strange…

"Inventing Acadia" To Debut At NOMA

  NEW ORLEANS (press release) – The New Orleans Museum of Art (NOMA) presents Inventing Acadia: Painting and Place in Louisiana, on view Nov. 16, 2019 through Jan. 26, 2020. The first major exhibition on Louisiana landscape painting in more…

Trixie Minx Productions Hosts Four Events In November

NEW ORLEANS (press release) – Bourbon Boylesque is New Orleans' only weekly show featuring the best in male strip tease and variety entertainment. Produced and hosted by Miss Trixie Minx these multi-talented men put their own spin on the classic…

New Orlean's 112 Year Old M.S. Rau Unveils Historic Expansion

NEW ORLEANS (press release) – After three years of planning, negotiations, and navigating the complexities of an historic renovation, M.S. Rau is now ready to unveil its multi-million dollar new retail gallery expansion  to the public.  Today the gallery’s footprint…

November

The Bloody Mary Festival The Howlin’ Wolf will host The Bloody Mary Festival on November 2 and 3. Aficionados of the classic alcoholic beverage will be able to sample a wide variety of Bloody Marys, as well as local food…