contemporary arts center http://wwno.org en 30 Americans Opens At CAC; John Clemmer Exhibits New Works; Jon Batiste And Stay Human Band http://wwno.org/post/30-americans-opens-cac-john-clemmer-exhibits-new-works-jon-batiste-and-stay-human-band <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">This week on </span><i style="line-height: 1.5;">Inside the Arts</i><span style="line-height: 1.5;">, the nationally acclaimed touring exhibit <em>30 Americans</em> — a retrospective of contemporary African American art from the past three decades — opens at the <a href="http://cacno.org/" target="_blank">Contemporary Arts Center</a>.</span></p> Tue, 04 Feb 2014 19:30:00 +0000 Diane Mack 53452 at http://wwno.org Jazz Vocalist Karrin Allyson; New Play Bacchanal; Edward Burtynsky's WATER http://wwno.org/post/jazz-vocalist-karrin-allyson-new-play-bacchanal-edward-burtynskys-water <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">This week on </span><em style="line-height: 1.5;">Inside the Arts</em><span style="line-height: 1.5;">, we're talking jazz with singer </span>Karrin<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> Allyson. Southern Rep Theater, in partnership with the Tennessee Williams/Greater New Orleans Literary Festival, gears up for the </span><em style="line-height: 1.5;">New Play Bacchanal </em><span style="line-height: 1.5;">this weekend.</span></p> Tue, 07 Jan 2014 19:30:00 +0000 Diane Mack 51527 at http://wwno.org Inside The Arts: Steven Forster's CELEBRITY; Kyle Abraham's PAVEMENT; NOMA's Susan Taylor http://wwno.org/post/inside-arts-steven-forsters-celebrity-kyle-abrahams-pavement-nomas-susan-taylor <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Coming up on </span><em style="line-height: 1.5;">Inside the Arts</em><span style="line-height: 1.5;">, acclaimed New Orleans entertainment photographer <a href="http://www.stevenforster.com/portfolio" target="_blank">Steven Forster</a> celebrates 35 years with the exhibit </span><em style="line-height: 1.5;">Celebrity </em><span style="line-height: 1.5;">opening this weekend at <a href="http://boydsatellitegallery.com/home.html" target="_blank">Boyd Satellite Gallery</a>.</span></p> Tue, 03 Dec 2013 19:30:00 +0000 Diane Mack 49323 at http://wwno.org Kronos Quartet Celebrates The Big 4-Oh; Pride And Prejudice Opens Uptown; Central City Celebrates http://wwno.org/post/kronos-quartet-celebrates-big-4-oh-pride-and-prejudice-opens-uptown-central-city-celebrates <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">This week&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5; font-family: Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif;">on&nbsp;</span><i style="line-height: 1.5; font-family: Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif;">Inside the Arts</i><span style="line-height: 1.5; font-family: Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif;">, the Grammy Award-winning&nbsp;</span>Kronos<span style="line-height: 1.5; font-family: Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif;"> Quartet&nbsp;celebrates its </span>40th<span style="line-height: 1.5; font-family: Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif;"> Anniversary season with a stop in New Orleans. Tue, 12 Nov 2013 19:30:00 +0000 Diane Mack 47570 at http://wwno.org 1960s Rock-Musical HAIR Opens At Le Petit; Stained Glass Art In Sacred Places; CAC's Neil Barclay http://wwno.org/post/1960s-rock-musical-hair-opens-le-petit-stained-glass-art-sacred-places-cacs-neil-barclay <p></p><p>This week on <i>Inside the Arts</i>,&nbsp;a tribe of long haired politically active hippies return to the stage as the rock musical HAIR opens this week at Le Petit Theatre, and a unique tour presented by the Preservation Resource Center highlights stained glass art in sacred places.</p> Tue, 05 Nov 2013 19:30:00 +0000 Diane Mack 47218 at http://wwno.org Voices Of The Arts: CAC's Neil Barclay http://wwno.org/post/voices-arts-cacs-neil-barclay <p><i style="box-sizing: border-box; font-family: 'Open Sans', Arial, Verdana, Arial, sans-serif; font-size: 15px; line-height: 24.3125px;">Voices of the Arts, a series presented by NolaVie and WWNO &mdash; New Orleans Public Radio, explores the thoughts and visions of eight new arts leaders in New Orleans.</i></p> Thu, 10 Oct 2013 12:43:03 +0000 Sharon Litwin 45640 at http://wwno.org Inside The Arts: Art For Arts' Sake; Scottish Ballet's A Streetcar Named Desire; & King Of Herrings http://wwno.org/post/inside-arts-art-arts-sake-scottish-ballets-streetcar-named-desire-king-herrings <p></p> Wed, 02 Oct 2013 18:48:10 +0000 Diane Mack 45117 at http://wwno.org New Orleans' CAC Leads Way For Nonprofit BP Claims http://wwno.org/post/new-orleans-cac-leads-way-nonprofit-bp-claims-0 <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The legal fallout from BP’s 2010 </span>Deepwater<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> Horizon oil spill has been ongoing, as the civil trial makes its way through the courts. In the meantime, some New Orleans groups that were not eligible for claims money have found that they do qualify under a new claims process. T</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">hough they are filing quickly, BP is now appealing that formula.</span></p> Wed, 08 May 2013 21:46:53 +0000 Tina Antolini 34958 at http://wwno.org Spirit of Jazz Fest in Brazil; BP Spill Silver Lining for Arts; FORESTival Celebrates Art and Nature http://wwno.org/post/spirit-jazz-fest-brazil-bp-spill-silver-lining-arts-forestival-celebrates-art-and-nature <P>This week on <EM>Inside the Arts </EM>we'll find out how two Brazilian night club owners are promoting New Orleans throughout their home country. We'll look at the connection between the BP oil spill and a major arts center. Is there a silver lining? And, we'll take a walk on the wild side as we trek into the woods for a magical celebration of art and nature.</P> <P><STRONG><FONT color=#333333 size=2>Airs Tuesday at 1:00 p.m. and Thursday at 7:35 a.m.</FONT></STRONG><BR>&nbsp;</P> Tue, 07 May 2013 18:30:00 +0000 Diane Mack 34826 at http://wwno.org Trumpeter Hannibal Lokumbe Performs at the CAC http://wwno.org/post/trumpeter-hannibal-lokumbe-performs-cac <p></p><p></p><p>We go<em> Inside the Arts </em>for conversation with acclaimed trumpeter, composer and poet Hannibal Lokumbe. The residencies of Lokumbe at the Contemporary Arts Center, New Orleans will be celebrated with a new retrospective exhibit — And Their Voices Cry Freedom Again — and with concerts on Friday, March 1 and Saturday, March 2 at 7:30 p.m.</p><p>In conjunction with Lokumbe's concerts, the CAC will host two special exhibition preview receptions on March 1 and 2, beginning at 5:30 p.m.<span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span></p> Thu, 28 Feb 2013 16:58:09 +0000 Diane Mack 30215 at http://wwno.org