Theatre + Art

"9 to 5" Opens At Rivertown

  NEW ORLEANS (press release) – "9 to 5, The Musical" opened at Rivertown Theater Sept. 13 and plays through Sept. 29. The play is directed by Gary Rucker with musical direction by Frank Von Hoven and choreography by Frannie…

Artists Choice Film Series Presents "Whatever Lola Wants"

NEW ORLEANS (press release) – In conjunction with Bodies of Knowledge, artists represented in the exhibition have been invited to select a film for screening as a Saturday matinee at NOMA. Join artist Mahmoud Chouki on Saturday, Sept. 14, at…

Mahmoud Chouki's Safar Music Series Headlines Friday Nights at NOMA

NEW ORLEANS (press release) – Friday Nights at NOMA on Sept. 13 will feature another in a series of East-West Safar music collaborations led by New Orleans-based Moroccan musician Mahmoud Chouki, in concert with Georgie Petrov and Sam Dickie. Arrive early and stay…

Friends of the Cabildo Announces Multiple Series Events

FOC Concert Series 2019-2020 NEW ORLEANS (press release) – Held in the intimate space of the New Orleans Jazz Museum at the Old U.S. Mint, Friends of the Cabildo is proud to announce the 2019-2020 FOC Concert Series. This six-part…

Le Petit Theatre Begins 103rd Season With Comedy "Noises Off!"

NEW ORLEANS (press release) – Le Petit Theatre is celebrating the start of our 103rd season with opener Noises Off. Called “the funniest farce ever written,” Noises Off presents a manic menagerie of itinerant actors rehearsing a flop called Nothing’s On. Doors…

Where Writers Lived in Louisiana

So many of the nation’s finest writers have called Louisiana home, and I love visiting the places where they wrote, lived and placed their characters. Take James Lee Burke, who grew up in New Iberia and sets his award-winning mystery…

Opera Nouvelle brings 'Carmen' to Friday Nights at NOMA

  NEW ORLEANS (press release) – In advance of its full-scale production, the New Orleans Opera will present selections from Georges Bizet's Carmen in the Great Hall during Friday Nights at NOMA on Sept. 6 from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m.…

Ogden Museum Family Fair, Sept. 7

NEW ORLEANS (press release) – A day of kid friendly art activities and entertainment - all inspired by the American South! Join the Ogden for this annual celebration and FREE admission day featuring art activities, games and performances inspired by…

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…