Here’s what’s happening in the area arts and cultural scene:

Registration is open for the fall session of Southeastern Louisiana University’s Community Music School, which begins Monday, Aug. 31. Registration for the fall session will remain open throughout the semester and is open to students of all ages. The school offers private lessons on various instruments. Opportunities for group instruction and chamber ensemble formation also are available. Call (985) 549-5502 or visit

“Other Voices, Other Rooms,” is showing at the St. Tammany Art Association, 320 N. Columbia St., Covington. The show features the combination of period antiques and decorative accessories, curated by Lisa Wilson, in concert with the impressionistic artwork of nationally recognized artist, Roy Pfister. Admission is free. Visit

The exhibit, “Do You See What I See?,” featuring photography by Denise Roussel, runs through Oct. 11 in the Jones Walker Foyer at the Shaw Center of the Arts, 100 Lafayette St. Admission is free. Visit

Tickets are on sale for UpStage Theatre’s production of “Katrina, the Girl Who Wanted Her Name Back,” Aug. 28, at McKinley Middle School Auditorium, 1550 Eddie Robinson Drive. Tickets are $15, adults; $10, students. For tickets, call (225) 924-3774 or visit

Tickets are on sale for John Schneider Studios and Maven Entertainment’s “Shakespeare in the Swamp” production of “A Midsummer Night’s Dream,” Friday through Sunday, Aug. 27-29, in the barn theater at John Schneider Studios, 16050 U.S. 190, Holden. Tickets are $24.95. For tickets, visit

— Robin Miller