St. Charles Avenue - April 2009

Along the Avenue

It’s spring; it’s spring! The flowers are in bloom, Easter is on its way and it seems everyone is out and about, on the move and doing all sorts of springtime things.Spring fever is rampant. How else do you explain…

Hidden Treasures

New Orleans is full of hidden restaurants; here are a few favorites.

Fresh Frocks

By Lisa TudorPhotographed by Theresa CassagneMakeup by Cat Wall Aschaffenburg Hair by Scott Reynaud of Jupiter SalonModel Elizabeth McNulty Photographed on location at Latrobe’s on RoyalIf your closet needs its own stimulus package, spring for one of these market-fresh frocks…

Summer Camps

Academy of the Sacred Heart Summer Camp• What makes Sacred Heart THE summer camp: VARIETY!!!  • Theater for boys and girls - Seussical, Jr. and A Year with Frog and Toad; Creative Hearts for boys and girls: art, computer, cooking,…

Arts Council of New Orleans 2009 Community Arts Awards

Keeping with a tradition started in 1977, the Arts Council of New Orleans is honoring those individuals, organizations and corporations that have contributed to the city’s arts in its annual Community Arts Awards. The 2009 awards recipients, like those in…

Romney – Cazes Wedding

Erin Romney and Jonathan Hunter Cazes, who goes by Hunter, met in one of the cutest ways possible: a blind date. Their mutual friend, Dathel Georges, made the comment that the two should meet, and upon hearing this Hunter wasted…

Student Activist: Stanford Rosenthal

For Stanford Rosenthal, community service and advocacy is certainly a family affair. The Isidore Newman School senior became involved with New Orleans recovery shortly after Hurricane Katrina with his mother, Sandy, who runs He also designed and launched sibling…

Striking a Chord

LPO and NOBA fête the opening of the Mahalia Jackson Theatre of the Performing Arts.

Centennial Celebration

Opening night celebration for “From Tramps to Kings: 100 Years of Zulu” at the Louisiana State Museum.

Uncork the fun!

An evening of Hollywood glam for the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation.

Joyeux Noël

Annual Fête de Noël for the Ladies Leukemia League.

Hot Wheels

Meals on Wheels raises money and fêtes its initiator.

On the Cover

Jean and Panya are the elephants in the room that everyone’s talking about. Not only are these Asiatic elephants this month’s star cover models, but they’re also the stars of this year’s Whitney Zoo-To-Do. Proceeds from the Audubon Zoo’s signature…

A Note from Bev

It is April and that means Jazz Fest and The Zoo-To-Do for Kids presented by Humana with the Whitney Zoo-To-Do following on May 1. We are all “in High Gear” for all of the great music and fun! Our cover…