New Orleans Magazine - January 2009

Julia Street

Hi Julia, New Orleans canals have been in the news lately. I know about the Orleans Avenue Canal, the London Avenue Canal and the infamous 17th Street Canal. But what about the Carondelet Canal? How did this figure in New…

Marquee - January

100 Years of ZuluIt is time to gather your costumes, finalize your King Cake recipe and locate the flasks, because Mardi Gras season is here.  Zulu, one of the parades held on the day itself – Fat Tuesday – will…

Hard Times Backstage

My first big setback in life was during art class in kindergarten, when I proudly showed the teacher my finger-painting of a stick figure deer with (what I thought to be) a blue sky in the background. The teacher took…