New Orleans Magazine - May 2017

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YOUTH: Whether you are 9 or 99, Young Comic’s Guide to Telling Jokes Volumes 1 and 2 by New Orleans comedian Michael Strecker are full of light-hearted giggles for everyone. Children these days can find it difficult to connect with…

Gut Instinct

Trying to trust yourself in an age of too much information

May Events

Whitney Zoo-to-Do If you’re looking for something fancy during the last weekend of Jazz Fest, don your best cocktail attire and head to Audubon Zoo for the Whitney Zoo-to-Do on May 5. Live music will be provided by Walter “Wolfman”…

Bayou Boogaloo

Jared Zeller, producer of Bayou Boogaloo, talks about this year’s fest.

Tennessee Williams Stories

Gore Vidal went to visit Tennessee Williams one day and saw him, thinking hard, sitting behind a keyboard. Asked by Vidal what he was working on, Williams responded, “Streetcar…” Vidal was astonished. By that time A Streetcar Named Desire was…