performing arts


Lindsey Caro

The showman with his name in the lights on Canal Street and throughout the South more

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Generosity enables new initiatives at three local institutions more


Lorenzo Gaudenzi

You don’t need opera glasses to appreciate Keith Tremblay’s fabulous set design more

Visual & Performing Arts


Courtesy Adelle Gautier

An actress, storyteller, and educator, Gautier regales and delights with her animated renditions of African, Caribbean and African-American lore more

Supper Club

When my number was called, I staggered into my spot, fell to my knees, located a primal corner of my being, and let loose. more



Paul Kieu

A place for Acadiana to move, create, and collaborate more

People & Places


Courtesy Jillian Hall

Puppetry and folklore are a perfect fit for The Revelers’ new music video more

Visual & Performing Arts

If Baton Rouge Community College was ever just a bridge between high school and the four-year university of a young student’s dreams, that’s certainly not the case now. more

People & Places


Lucie Monk Carter

Celebrating the best of Baton Rouge—they just happen to be women more

People & Places


Courtesy of Ed Asner

The award-winning actor brings his one-man show to New Orleans more

Visual & Performing Arts


Lucie Monk Carter

Conducted between 2013 and 2017, the Baton Rouge Folklife Survey revealed what Maida Owens knew in her heart: rather than lacking an identity, Baton Rouge is a "cultural microcosm" of Louisiana. more

People & Places


Courtesy New Orleans Opera Guild

Behind the iron fence stands a statue of Madame Butterfly; a plaque declares that you’ve arrived at the Opera Guild Home. more



© 2016 Dennis Allain

With help from Post Architects and HMS Architects of New Orleans, the venue will cater to Baton Rouge patrons and performers alike more

Visual & Performing Arts


Photo by Alexandra Kennon

In New Orleans' thriving burlesque scene, nudity is just a detail more

Visual & Performing Arts


Stan Carpenter

In “All Y’all,” Southerners shape their personal narratives more

Visual & Performing Arts


Brei Olivier

Beyoncé, The Beguiled, Birdfoot Festival, and the arts incubator that connects them. more



Flickr user Y2kcrazyjoker4 via Wikimedia Commons

On annoying one's parents through song more

Visual & Performing Arts

Local arts organizations hit big birthdays more

Visual & Performing Arts