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

The Lafayette Art Association’s annual “Buy a Ticket, Take Home a 6X6” Painting” FUNdRaiser & Reception is set for 5-7:30 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 27, at the Lafayette Art Association and Gallery, 1008 E. St. Mary Blvd., Lafayette. For information, call (337) 269-0363. Artwork can be previewed at

The LSU Student Union Art Gallery, Raphael Semmes Drive on campus, is showing “Holding Out and Hanging On: Surviving Hurricane Katrina — Photographs by Thomas Neff” through Wednesday, Sept. 30. Hours are 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday. Free.

Tickets are on sale for a performance by the Logos String Quartet at 3 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 4, in the LSU School of Music Recital Hall, Dalrymple Drive. Tickets are $15; $10 for seniors, faculty, staff and LSU students with ID. Call (225) 578-3527 or visit

Registration is open for the Arts Council of Greater Baton Rouge’s fall classes for everyone from preschool to adults. Call (225) 344-8558 or visit

Tickets are on sale for New Venture Theatre’s production of “SOUL,” set for Saturday and Sunday, Oct. 10-11, at Independence Park Theatre, 7800 Independence Blvd. Tickets are $20 and can be purchased by calling (225) 588-7576 or visiting

Tickets are on sale for Theatre Baton Rouge’s production of “The Miracle Worker,” opening Thursday, Oct. 30, on the theater’s Main Stage, 7155 Florida Blvd. Tickets also are on sale for the theater’s fall fundraiser production of “The Rocky Horror Show” Thursday through Saturday, Oct. 29-31. Call (225) 924-6496 or visit

— Robin Miller