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

UpStage, 1713 Wooddale Blvd., will perform an encore of “It’s Ebony Scrooge” at 7 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 23. Tickets are $20. For tickets or more information, call (225) 924-3774 or visit

The final performance of Ty Taylor’s “The Heritage” will be at 2 p.m. Sunday in the Dunham School’s Black Box Theatre, 11111 Roy Emerson Drive. The play is about how God used ordinary Jewish women to bring Christ into the world. Tickets are $10 at the door.

Registration is open for the St. Tammany Art Association’s Winter Holiday 2-Day Camp for ages 6-12, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Monday and Tuesday, Dec. 28-29, at the association, 320 N. Columbia St., Covington. The fee is $80 for members and $95 for nonmembers. To register, call (985) 892-8650, email or visit

The deadline is Jan. 15 for applications for the second annual Shadows-on-the-Teche Plein Air competition March 12-19 at the plantation, 317 E. Main St., New Iberia. The contest is in honor of artist William Weeks Hall, the plantation’s last private owner. This event is a juried competition. To apply, call (337) 369-6446, email or visit

Compiled by Robin Miller,