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

More than 130 students from Episcopal School of Baton Rouge will take the stage in “Disney’s The Lion King, JR.” at 2 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 15; 6:30 p.m. Monday, Nov. 16; 9:30 a.m. Wednesday, Nov. 18; and 6:30 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 19, in the Episcopal School Visual and Performing Arts Center, 3200 Woodland Ridge Blvd. Tickets are $13. Children’s tickets are $5 for the Nov. 19 show. For tickets, visit

The Healthcare Gallery, 3488 Brentwood Drive, Suite 103, is showing “This Mortis,” featuring photographic works by Jesse Guillary, Alexandra Pacheco Garcia, Kristine Thompson and Tabitha Austin. Many of the works are inspired by the loss of a loved one. The show runs through Wednesday, Nov. 18. Gallery hours are 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday, and 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday. For more information, call (225) 384-5378 or email

Friends of the Capitol Park Museum will celebrate Louisiana’s tailgating culture with “Thirsty Thursday at the Capitol Park Museum,” 6-7:30 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 19, at the museum, 660 N. 4th St. Samples of Pelican House’s cocktail creations and fried delicacies will be available. Admission is $10. Also, the exhibit, “Keeping Time,” runs through May. Form more information, call (225) 342-5428 or email

Tickets are on sale for Theatre Baton Rouge’s production of “A Christmas Carol,” which opens Dec. 11. Tickets are $25; $21, subscribers; $23, groups of 10 or more; and $20, students. For tickets or information, call (225) 924-6496 or visit

Tickets are on sale for Playmakers of Baton Rouge’s fall premiere of “A Charlie Brown Christmas,” which opens Dec. 11 in the Reilly Theatre, Tower Drive on the LSU campus. Tickets are $20 for adults and $15 for children ages 2-11. For tickets or more information, call (225) 578-6996 or visit

Registration is open for the St. Tammany Art Association’s three holiday art camps. For a schedule, to register or for more information, call (985) 892-8650, email or visit

— Robin Miller