Baton Rouge Ballet Theatre will conduct its annual children's and company auditions Saturday and Sunday for "The Nutcracker — A Tale from the Bayou."
Thursday, September 20, 2018
Tuesday, September 18, 2018
Brandy Johnson never appears on stage, but Theatre Baton Rouge's "Little Shop of Horrors" wouldn't work without her.
Monday, September 17, 2018
The audience will know something is off-kilter with Christopher in Simon Stephens' 2012 Tony Award-winning play, "The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time."
Monday, September 17, 2018
The Louisiana State Penitentiary Museum Foundation is hosting its biennial symposium from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Friday at the Receiving Center at the Angola Museum, 17544 La. 66, known as the Tunica Trace, Angola.
Saturday, September 15, 2018
Baton Rouge Gallery is featuring work by artist members David DuBose, Randell Henry and Paulo Dufour during September.
Registration is open for fall classes at Theatre Baton Rouge. For a list of classes and to register, call (225) 924-6496 or visit theatrebr.org.Tickets are on sale for Louisiana's Old State Capitol's "Spirits of Louisiana" gala on Oct. 25. Tickets…
Thursday, September 13, 2018
Their vacation in December 2016 came at the end of a particularly painful year, but Leslie Rose and her husband, Donney, found a spirit of rejuvenation in Puerto Rico.
Tuesday, September 11, 2018
It seems only fitting that harpist Yolanda Kondonassis will perform Pulitzer Prize-winning composer Jennifer Higdon's "Concerto for Harp and Orchestra" in a church.
Monday, September 10, 2018
Saturday, September 08, 2018
The Odell S. Williams Now And Then African American Museum, 538 South Blvd., is exhibiting cotton it has grown in its own patch.
Saturday, September 08, 2018
Ann Connelly Fine Art will open "Nouveau Naturalist" featuring work by David Humphreys and Kate Blacklock with a reception at 5:30 p.m. Sept. 13.
Tuesday, September 04, 2018
Saturday, September 01, 2018
The Golden Band from Tigerland begins its slow march on to the field. Pause. Those first four notes ring out, sending chills down the spines of LSU fans everywhere. Now, it's officially football season.
John Turner and Jerry Fischer have made a $4 million gift to the LSU College of Music & Dramatic Arts’ opera program and on-campus recital hall.
The LSU Museum of Art, 100 Lafayette St., will host a 6 p.m. lecture and reception on Sept. 6 for photographer Jerry Uelsmann, in conjunction with his new exhibit "Confluence by Jerry Uelsmann," which runs through Oct. 12. Hors d’oeuvres and a cas…
The East Baton Rouge Parish Library is recognizing National Recovery Month by hosting artist and author Ben Peabody's solo exhibit, "Addiction: Sabotage, Sobriety, Surrender," at the Main Library, 7711 Goodwood Blvd. The show runs through Sept. 30.
Friday, August 31, 2018
Saturday, August 25, 2018
Artist Carolyn Busenlener says her art "transports me to another place, where there are decisions to be made, problems to solve and beauty to create in my new world."
The Capitol Park Museum, 660 N. Fourth St., will host its September First Saturday Program on "Native Insects" from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 1. The Louisiana State Arthropod Museum will include examples of native insects and other arthrop…
Tuesday, August 21, 2018
Toad looks at the world through jaded eyes, but Frog is always ready to show him a different perspective.
Monday, August 20, 2018
What happens to love over the decades? What if the parties involved shouldn't be together in the first place?
Saturday, August 18, 2018
Tickets are on sale for Playmakers of Baton Rouge's musical "A Year with Frog and Toad" opening Aug. 24 in the Reilly Theatre, Tower Drive, LSU campus. Tickets are $21; $15.75 for ages 2-11. (225) 578-6996 or visit playmakersbr.org.Tickets are on …
Baton Rouge Ballet Theatre has dubbed its 2018-19 season "Touring the Town" as its performances will play out in three different locations while its home stage at the Raising Cane's River Center Theatre for the Performing Arts is undergoing renovations.
Playwright Ifa Bayeza has been chosen for the Shadows-on-the-Teche's project, "Bunk Johnson at the Shadows: Historic Interpretation through Dramatic Performance."
Auditions for the Cangelosi Dance Project's “Holiday Nutcracker” will be at 4:45 p.m. Sept. 10 for ages 8-9 with ballet experience; 5:45 p.m. Sept. 10 for ages 10-12 who are intermediate ballet/contemporary dancers; 4:45 Sept. 11 for ages 6-7 with…
Monday, August 13, 2018
Saturday, August 11, 2018
The West Baton Rouge Museum, 845 W. Jefferson Ave., Port Allen, will open the exhibit, "Golden Anniversary: Treasures from the Collection" on Aug. 18 in honor of the museum's 50th anniversary. The exhibit runs through Oct. 28. (225) 366-2422 or we…
Arts in Medicine is accepting artists' submissions through Aug. 27 for its next exhibit in the Baton Rouge General Café Gallery, an art exhibit located in the cafeteria on the Bluebonnet campus.
In 1918, a Czechoslovakian immigrant fled his native land and came to work for a float designer in New Orleans. Between seasons, the man some knew as George Blattny decamped to Grand Isle, where he turned his paintbrushes to tales of pirates, earl…
Thursday, August 09, 2018
Lenore'Kamere Dance Company will present its newest production, "Human Nature," at 7 p.m. Saturday in Baton Rouge Community College's Magnolia Pavilion, 201 Community College Drive.
Tuesday, August 07, 2018
The woman tells two ghoulish men that she's lost her way and wants to reach Houma by dark.
The inaugural Black Out Loud Conference, designed to celebrate black people in the arts, media and activism, is coming to Baton Rouge on Aug. 10-12.
Monday, August 06, 2018
Make no mistake — small-town girl Millie Dillmount has come to New York with one goal. She wants to marry for money.
Saturday, August 04, 2018
Bayou Blend Chorus, an award-winning chapter of Sweet Adelines International, will have an open house and auditions for its upcoming Christmas performances at locations in the Lafayette area. The open house will be at 6 p.m. Monday, Aug. 6, at Fir…
The Elizabethan Gallery, 680 Jefferson Highway, will open its annual show and sale of new works by members of the Associated Women in the Arts on Aug. 16.
Preserve Louisiana and Peggy Sweeney-McDonald, creator and author of "Meanwhile, Back at Café Du Monde … Life Stories," will lead the way to Natchitoches for its third cultural and architectural tour Oct. 26-28.
Thursday, August 02, 2018
Only remnants of the old world exist in the new one, which awaits the arrival of the Sankofa children to restore the "Divine Balance."
LSU's Alfred C. Glassell Jr. Exhibition Gallery was already planning its solo show of works by Charles Barbier for January when news of his death appeared on social media sites Thursday morning.