Tuesday, May 23, 2017
JACKSON — Emilie Whelan asked for a show of hands: How many of the Dixon Correctional Institute prisoners had ever heard of William Shakespeare?
The Arts Council of Greater Baton Rouge will open "50 Years of Jim Jeansonne," a retrospective show of the local printmaker's work, with a reception from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Wednesday in its Firehouse Gallery, 427 Laurel St.
Saturday, May 20, 2017
The works of artist Ben Peabody, of Baton Rouge, and photographer Bruce Schultz, of Lafayette, are on exhibit at Caffery Gallery, 4016 Government St., Baton Rouge.
Baton Rouge youth poet laureates Brittany Marshall and Jolie Gilbert will release their debut collections at 4 p.m. Sunday, May 21, at Baton Rouge Gallery, 1515 Dalrymple Drive, at a reading hosted by nonprofit Forward Arts, Inc. The two were chos…
Tuesday, May 16, 2017
Saturday, May 13, 2017
Tickets are on sale for the off-Broadway hit comedy, "Men are from Mars, Women are from Venus — Live!" at 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday, May 19-20, at the Manship Theatre in the Shaw Center for the Arts, 100 Lafayette St.
Registration is open for Dance Experience NYC, which offers exceptional dance training and education opportunities for all levels of dancers. Sessions are scheduled in June and July at the Magnolia Performing Arts Pavilion on the Baton Rouge Commu…
Friday, May 12, 2017
Tuesday, May 09, 2017
Monday, May 08, 2017
Saturday, May 06, 2017
Opéra Louisiane has been singing stories of love and tragedy, comedy and adventure to Baton Rouge audiences for the past 10 years. And now it's time to celebrate with a spectacular concert of stellar performances.
Saturday, May 06, 2017
The LSU Museum of Art will host a "Mother's Day Trunk Show," from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday, May 7, in its museum shop on the first floor in the Shaw Center for the Arts, 100 Lafayette St. For more information, call (225) 389-7200 or visit lsumoa.or…
The Hammond Art Guild is celebrating its 55th anniversary this year and, to commemorate the occasion, is holding its 55th annual Open Spring Exhibition through May 26 at the Hammond Regional Arts Center, 217 E. Thomas St., Hammond.
Tuesday, May 02, 2017
Chaz Montaldo knew he was in a museum, where you are supposed to look but not touch, but he couldn't help himself.
Monday, May 01, 2017
Saturday, April 29, 2017
Rodgers and Hammerstein's music is reliably the same, yet it will tell a different story in the Manship Theatre's "A Grand Night of Singing."
The Louisiana Youth Orchestra will perform its season finale concert at 5 p.m. Sunday, May 7, in the Raising Cane’s River Center Theatre for the Performing Arts, 220 St. Louis St.
Friday, April 28, 2017
Thursday, April 27, 2017
Monday, April 24, 2017
Tim Sandifer is not a fan of subtitles, but for "Brownsville Song (B-Side for Tray)," it just works.
Saturday, April 22, 2017
Kids’ Orchestra will present 12 performances as part of its Spring 2017 Neighborhood Concert Series beginning Monday, April 24, in addition to a single Spring Honors Concert on May 13.
The entry deadline is May 15 for Forum 35's Art Melt, which opens July 22 at the Capitol Park Museum. The event is a chance for Louisiana artists to have their work featured in the state's largest multimedia, juried art exhibit. For more informati…
The St. Lawrence String Quartet will be the guest performers in the Baton Rouge Symphony Orchestra's Lamar Chamber Series concert, "Perspectives," at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, April 27.
Robert Rector will discuss his art at 5:30 p.m. Tuesday, April 25, in the gallery at the Manship Theatre at the Shaw Center for the Arts, 100 Lafayette St.
Southern University's Department of Music will present the vocal extravaganza "From Mozart to Motown" at 7 p.m. Friday, April 28.
Friday, April 21, 2017
Thursday, April 20, 2017
If you had family photos damaged in the 2016 flood or in other ways, the East Baton Rouge Parish Library is offering restoration help.
A classic silent film set to a never-before-heard score from a local band — it's a recipe for magic, or more specifically, Baton Rouge Gallery's Movies & Music on the Lawn.
Tuesday, April 18, 2017
Monday, April 17, 2017
The original artwork of high school students from throughout East Baton Rouge Parish is filling the Baton Rouge Gallery for the "Real-Life Experience" exhibition.
Saturday, April 15, 2017
Friday, April 14, 2017
Tuesday, April 11, 2017
Monday, April 10, 2017
Saturday, April 08, 2017
The Associated Women in the Arts' annual spring show, "LA Hwy 1 Revisited," looks at the places, wildlife and hometown landmarks along the highway that runs from Shreveport to Grand Isle.
The LSU Museum of Art in the Shaw Center for the Arts, 100 Lafayette St., Baton Rouge, has opened two new exhibits: "Contemporary Old Masters" and "Exploring Photography," both running through July 9. For more information, call (225) 389-7200 or v…
Thursday, April 06, 2017
Graphic designer Brad Jensen opened Bricks and Bombs, his studio and retail store just off Government Street, in 2009. His neighbors include Time Warp, a vintage clothing boutique, the now-shuttered Honeymoon Bungalow and a few barber shops, payda…