New Orleans Voices - October 2012

The Edible Schoolyard New Orleans

April Neujean is the Health and Wellness Manager for The Edible Schoolyard New Orleans. The goal of this innovative program is to change the way kids at five FirstLine public charter schools in New Orleans eat, learn and live. The…

Canal Street: The Waterway That Never Was

John Magill is a historian and curator for The Historic New Orleans Collection. Because listeners received our six-part New Orleans history series with John so enthusiastically, we have decided to continue these popular podcasts. This week, John tells us about the…

New Orleans Opera and Its Native Star, Norman Treigle

Brian Morgan is the author of a biography about renowned opera singer, Norman Treigle. A New Orleans native, Treigle was an internationally known performer with a special gift for portraying operatic villains. Musician and author Brian Morgan has spent years…

Louisiana Seafood Festival Chairman Tony Abadie

Tony Abadie is the chairman of the Louisiana Seafood Festival. Tony describes how and why the festival was founded and explains the festival's connection to the Louisiana Hospitality Foundation. Tony tells us that the festival is a non-profit organization that…