A decade after Katrina: NOMA looks at memories, loss and change in ‘Ten Years Gone’ _lowres

Image provided by Willie Birch and Arthur Roger Gallery -- Willie Birch's 'Crawfish Dwelling,' a 2009 work, is part of 'Ten Years Gone' at the New Orleans Museum of Art.

FRIDAY

  • COLUMBIA STREET BLOCK PARTY: 6:30 p.m.-9:30 p.m., Columbia St., Covington.
  • TEN YEARS GONE: 6 p.m., New Orleans Museum of Art, 1 Collins Diboll Circle, City Park, New Orleans. Opening for Hurricane Katrina exhibit.

FRIDAY-SUNDAY

  • “ON THE AIR, THE LIVE BROADCAST MUSICAL”: 6 p.m. dinner, 8 p.m. show Friday and Saturday, 11 a.m. brunch, 1 p.m. show Sunday, Stage Door Canteen, National World War II Museum, 945 Magazine St., New Orleans. (504) 528-1943 or stagedoorcanteen.org

FRIDAY-JUNE 6

  • “MERRILY WE ROLL ALONG”: 7:30 p.m. Thursdays-Saturdays and 3 p.m. Sunday, Le Petit Théâtre du Vieux Carré, 616 St. Peter St., New Orleans. Traveling backwards through time, the production traces the friendship of composer Franklin Shepad and his two best friends through each defining moment of their lives. (504) 522-2081 or info@lepetittheatre.com

SATURDAY

  • COVINGTON FARMERS MARKET: 8 a.m.-noon, Covington Police Station, 609 N. Columbia St., Covington. Cooking demonstration by VooDoo Foods and music by Chris Talley. (985) 892-1873 or covingtonfarmersmarket.org

SUNDAY

  • BAROQUE & BEYOND: 3 p.m., Dixon Hall, Tulane University, New Orleans. A program of operatic arias from The Baroque. $30, general public; $15, patrons age 35 and younger; $5, students. friendsofmusic.org
  • BOILING AT THE BREWERY: 4 p.m., Covington Brewhouse, 226 E. Lockwood St., Covington. A program of the Covington Heritage Foundation. $15-$25, members; $40, guests. covingtonheritagefoundation.com

WEDNESDAY-FRIDAY

  • PREVIEW PERFORMANCE -“DETROIT”: Various times; locations. In the first-ring suburb just outside a city that might be Detroit, Ben and Mary see sudden signs of life at the deserted house next door. $25. Time and location info: southernrep.com

ONGOING

  • CONTEMPORARY ARTS CENTER: 900 Camp St., New Orleans. “‘EN MAS’ - Carnival and Performance Art of the Caribbean,” exhibit exploring the influences of Carnival on contemporary performance practices in the Caribbean, North America and Europe; and “Radcliffe Bailey: Recent Works,” both through June 7. “Here’s To,” a teen arts exhibit, through Sunday. Admission: $8-$10. (504) 528-3805 or cacno.org/en-mas
  • HISTORIC NEW ORLEANS COLLECTION: 410 Chartres St., New Orleans. “From Winnfield to Washington: The Life and Career of Huey P. Long,” an exhibit of more than 140 documents, maps, objects and photographs from THNOC’s holdings, including several new, never-before-exhibited items. Through Oct. 11. (504) 523-4662

LeMieux Galleries: 332 Julia St., New Orleans. “Mystery of Memory,” Carolyn McAdams’ oil on panel miniature paintings of surrealist landscapes, through Saturday. (504) 522-5682 or lemieuxgalleries.com

Martin Lawrence Gallery: 433 Royal St., New Orleans. “Modern Masters,” an exhibit of original works by Picasso, Chagall, Miró, Dalí and others. Through June 8. Hours: 10 a.m.-6 p.m., daily. (504) 299-9055 or martinlawrence.com

  • MARTINE CHAISSON GALLERY: 727 Camp St., New Orleans. “Happy Dogs” by JT Blatty, an exhibition of 20 metal prints of night landscapes illuminated by the moving lights of happy, playing dogs. 10 percent of sales to benefit Animal Rescue New Orleans. Through Saturday. martinechaissongallery@gmail.com
  • NATIONAL WORLD WAR II MUSEUM: 945 Magazine St., New Orleans. “From Barbed Wire to Battlefields, Japanese American Experiences in WWII” exhibit. “Manufacturing Victory - The Arsenal of Democracy.” The exhibit examines how the unprecedented drive of great leaders and industry brought America out of the Great Depression and united citizens on the homefront. Through Sunday. nationalww2museum.org
  • NEWCOMB ART GALLERY: Woldenberg Art Center, Tulane University, New Orleans. “Degas: The Private Impressionist,” through Sunday. (504) 865-5328 or newcombartgallery.tulane.edu. Free admission.

NEW ORLEANS MUSEUM OF ART: 1 Collins Diboll Circle, City Park, New Orleans. “Ten Years Gone,” a Hurricane Katrina exhibit featuring work by six contemporary artists exploring the four themes of the show — the passage of time, memory, loss and transformation. Through Sept. 7. Text ColorSwatch/NoneStrokeStyle/$ID/SolidText ColorSwatch/NoneStrokeStyle/$ID/SolidText ColorText ColorText ColorText Color$10, adults; $8, seniors; $6, children (7-17); free, children under 6 (all times) and for Louisiana residents (with ID) on Wednesdays. Text ColorSwatch/NoneStrokeStyle/$ID/SolidText ColorSwatch/NoneStrokeStyle/$ID/SolidText ColorText ColorText ColorText Color(504) 658-4100 or http://noma.org

OGDEN MUSEUM OF SOUTHERN ART: 925 Camp St., New Orleans. “Self-Taught, Outsider & Visionary Art from the Permanent Collection,” through Nov. 7. “Tina Freeman:Text ColorSwatch/NoneStrokeStyle/$ID/SolidText ColorSwatch/NoneStrokeStyle/$ID/SolidText ColorText ColorText ColorText Color Artist Spaces,” through Sept. 6. “Jim Roche:Text ColorSwatch/NoneStrokeStyle/$ID/SolidText ColorSwatch/NoneStrokeStyle/$ID/SolidText ColorText ColorText ColorText Color Cultural Mechanic,” through July 6. “Tennessee Williams:Text ColorSwatch/NoneStrokeStyle/$ID/SolidText ColorSwatch/NoneStrokeStyle/$ID/SolidText ColorText ColorText ColorText Color The Playwright and the Painter,” through Text ColorSwatch/NoneStrokeStyle/$ID/SolidText ColorSwatch/NoneStrokeStyle/$ID/SolidText ColorText ColorText ColorText ColorSunday. (504) 539-9650 or ogdenmuseum.org

  • THE PRESBYTERE: 751 Chartres St., New Orleans. Hours: 10 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Tuesday-Sunday. “From the Big Apple to the Big Easy: Two Carnival Artists,” an exhibition focusing on artists Helen Clark Warren and John Scheffler, both of whom lived and worked in New York, but were a generation apart. Through Dec. 4, 2016.
  • Compiled by Leslie D. Rose