The first act of the musical Ragtime, running through Sunday, July 15 at Tulane Summer Lyric Theatre, takes a grand look at early 20th century America and the aspirations of some of its influential figures. Harry Houdini (AJ Allegra) celebrates that an immigrant can become famous in the U.S.… Read more

Louisiana perpetually falls near the bottom of lists evaluating measures of public health and citizen welfare — in poverty, maternal mortality and hunger among children and adults, among other glum statistics. But one New Orleans economist says a simple solution could go a long way toward re… Read more

The NOLA Project announced its 2018-2019 season. It opens with Laura Gunderson's The Revolutionists in September and continues with plays by contemporary playwrights familiar to NOLA Project audiences. The NOLA Project has presented several of Irish writer Martin McDonagh's works, including … Read more