Inside the Arts

Tuesdays at 1 p.m. and Thursdays at 8:35 a.m.

Join host Diane Mack for a conversation with the leading figures of the New Orleans arts and culture scene, each week Inside the Arts. From gallery openings to the performing arts, Diane takes you along on an intimate examination of the people and places that make New Orleans one of America's most interesting cities.

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Arts & Culture
1:06 pm
Tue April 9, 2013

NOMA: When The World Came To The Fair

This Tennyson vase greets visitors to the NOMA World's Fair exhibit.
Carnegie Museum of Art, Pittsburgh

The New Orleans Museum of Art is opening an exhibit Friday of decorative items put on display at World’s Fairs. 

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Inside the Arts
10:28 am
Fri April 5, 2013

Bach Around The Clock Kicks Off This Weekend

Albinas Prizgintas

Get ready for a musical extravaganza as the 16th Annual Bach Around the Clock Festival kicks off this weekend at Trinity Episcopal Church.

The birthday celebration for composer J. S. Bach starts Friday, April 5 at 7 p.m. and runs non-stop until Saturday April 6 at midnight.

Trinity Episcopal Church is located at 1329 Jackson Avenue.

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Inside the Arts
1:30 pm
Tue April 2, 2013

Inside the Arts with Megan Mullally, Hollywood South and Bach Around the Clock

This week host Diane Mack goes Inside the Arts for a conversation with Megan Mullally, the two-time Emmy-wining star of TV's Will and Grace. Then, take a peek inside Hollywood South and be introduced to a New Orleanian who has become the go-to woman in her field.

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Inside the Arts
7:49 am
Thu March 28, 2013

Peter Max Pays Tribute to Master Painters

Homage to Degas - Dancers in Blue

Pop artist Peter Max talks about his two loves: art and astronomy.

We go Inside the Arts for a peek at his latest works as he pays tribute to master painters.

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Inside the Arts
1:30 pm
Tue March 26, 2013

Inside the Arts with Wendell Brunious, Cinderella and Peter Max

  

This week host Diane Mack goes Inside the Arts to talk jazz with acclaimed trumpeter, vocalist and bandleader Wendell Brunious. Then, an ancient fairy tale comes to life in a contemporary setting as Moscow Nights presents Cinderella with a Russian flair.

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NolaVie
5:01 am
Mon March 25, 2013

A Food Stylist Goes to Hollywood

Brian Friedman chats with Kendall Gensler, a New Orleanian who’s become the go-to woman in her field of food styling, on the third installment of Take Five, a look inside the growing local film industry through the eyes of those who are shaping it.

Gensler has some of the biggest names in Hollywood licking their lips in excitement… or at least, pretending to. To read more from Brian Friedman, visit Nolavie.com.

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Notes from New Orleans
3:31 pm
Thu March 21, 2013

Do a Little Turn on the Catwalk

Garments made by Elizabeth Shannon will be on display at the Sugar Mill this coming Saturday night beginning at 5 p.m.

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Practicing two disciplines can exhaust even the most regimented of us. Throw in a third pursuit and things feel like a juggling act that could splatter without the utmost attention.

On this week's Notes from New Orleans, Sharon Litwin introduces us to Elizabeth Shannon, a New Orleans artist who's balanced sculpture, photography and fashion all the way from the Atchafalaya River to the catwalk.

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Inside the Arts
1:30 pm
Tue March 19, 2013

Inside the Arts: Tennessee Williams Festival; Martha Graham Dance Company; Musaica

This week we go Inside the Arts for a look at theater offerings as the Tennessee Williams New Orleans Literary Festival kicks off celebrations beginning Wednesday.

Then we visit with the New Orleans Ballet Association as they present the legendary Martha Graham Dance Company, which returns to the city for the first time in decades. And Musaica, a local chamber ensemble, gears up for a series of concerts.

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Notes from New Orleans
5:00 am
Thu March 14, 2013

Campanella Assesses Bywater's Gentrification

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Gentrification: a welcome concept to some; a fighting word to others. And because one of New Orleans' neighborhoods, the Bywater,  is undergoing this change, it should come as no surprise that the cultural shift received some attention in an article posted on New Geography.com.

On this week's Notes from New Orleans, Sharon Litwin asks the author, Tulane professsor Richard Campanella, for a definition of that most controversial word.

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Inside the Arts
1:30 pm
Tue March 12, 2013

Inside the Arts: Blackglama Photographs; Pope John Paul II Exhibit; The Money Box

This week on Inside the Arts Diane shares a rare look at glamorous photographs of legendary figures from the iconic Blackglama Fur advertising campaign.

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