New Orleans Ballet Association http://wwno.org en Inside The Arts: Diavolo Dance Theater; Golda's Balcony, Jesse Rosen http://wwno.org/post/inside-arts-diavolo-dance-theater-goldas-balcony-jesse-rosen <p></p><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;">, Jacques Heim, artistic director of </span>Diavolo<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> Dance Theater brings his daredevil troupe of dancers to the Crescent City. &nbsp;Plus, the longest running one-woman production in Broadway history , </span>Golda's<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> Balcony, opens at Le Petit Theater, starring Clare </span>Moncrief<span style="line-height: 1.5;">.</span></p> Tue, 21 Jan 2014 19:30:00 +0000 Diane Mack 52536 at http://wwno.org PhotoNOLA Opens Citywide; Garden District Homes On Holiday Tour; NORDC/NOBA Holiday Suite http://wwno.org/post/photonola-opens-citywide-garden-district-homes-holiday-tour-nordcnoba-holiday-suite <p><span style="font-size: 10pt; line-height: 1.5;">This week on <em>Inside the Arts, t</em></span><span style="font-size: 10pt; line-height: 1.5;">he New Orleans Photo Alliance kicks off four days of citywide activities with the eighth a</span><span style="font-size: 10pt; line-height: 1.5;">nnual </span>PhotoNOLA<span style="font-size: 10pt; line-height: 1.5;"> Photography Festival. We travel Uptown as private homes in the Garden District spruce up for the Preservation Resource Center's Holiday Home Tour.</span></p> Wed, 11 Dec 2013 17:50:33 +0000 Diane Mack 49914 at http://wwno.org Chitresh Das And Jason Samuels Smith Appear In NOBA's 'India Jazz Suites' http://wwno.org/post/chitresh-das-and-jason-samuels-smith-appear-nobas-india-jazz-suites <p></p><p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Some people might think putting an Indian Classical dancer and a New York-born tap star together would never work. On this week's <em>Notes from New Orleans</em>, we'll hear from </span><a href="http://www.flickr.com/photos/chhandam/" style="line-height: 1.5;" target="_blank">Chitresh Das</a><span style="line-height: 1.5;">, a master of the ancient Kat-tuck dance style, and tap star</span><a href="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=f7ZFp7NLPuY" style="line-height: 1.5;" target="_blank"> Jason Samuels Smith</a><span style="line-height: 1.5;">. They'll burn up the stage in an East-meets-West dance event brought to the city by </span><a href="http://www.nobadance.com/explore.cfm/performances/indiajazzsuites/" style="line-height: 1.5;" target="_blank">the New Orleans Ballet Association</a><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> and the </span>NOCCA<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> Institute.&nbsp;</span></p><p> Thu, 07 Nov 2013 11:00:00 +0000 Sharon Litwin 47306 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 Inside The Arts With Rashaad Newsome At NOMA; NOBA Dance Center; Geaux Fish; Maafa http://wwno.org/post/inside-arts-rashaad-newsome-noma-noba-dance-center-geaux-fish-maafa <div style="MARGIN-TOP: 0px; MARGIN-BOTTOM: 0px"><p><span style="line-height: 1.5; font-family: Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif;">This week on </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;">, we'll explore a bejeweled exhibit of modern art in&nbsp;</span>NOMA's<span style="line-height: 1.5; font-family: Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif;"> Great Hall, and a public-private partnership raises the&nbsp;barre with new opportunities for dance in the Crescent City.</span></p> Tue, 02 Jul 2013 18:30:00 +0000 Diane Mack 38657 at http://wwno.org Inside the Arts: Tennessee Williams Festival; Martha Graham Dance Company; Musaica http://wwno.org/post/inside-arts-tennessee-williams-festival-martha-graham-dance-company-musaica <div><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">This week&nbsp;we go </span><em style="line-height: 1.5;">Inside the Arts </em><span style="line-height: 1.5;">for a look at theater offerings as the Tennessee Williams New Orleans Literary Festival kicks off celebrations beginning Wednesday.</span></p> Tue, 19 Mar 2013 18:30:00 +0000 Diane Mack 31548 at http://wwno.org Aspen Santa Fe Ballet Returns to New Orleans http://wwno.org/post/aspen-santa-fe-ballet-returns-new-orleans <p>We go <em>Inside the Arts </em>for conversation with Aspen Santa Fe Ballet's artistic director Tom Mossbrucker.</p><p>The New Orleans Ballet Association [NOBA]&nbsp;presents the Aspen Santa Fe Ballet in an evening of dance, Saturday, February 23 at 8 p.m. at the Mahalia Jackson Theater. More info at <a href="http://nobadance.com" target="_blank">nobadance.com</a>.</p> Thu, 21 Feb 2013 16:14:28 +0000 Diane Mack 29713 at http://wwno.org Ballet Hispanico Comes to New Orleans http://wwno.org/post/ballet-hispanico-comes-new-orleans <p></p><p>Eduardo Vilaro, artistic director of the sensational<a href="http://www.ballethispanico.org/"> Ballet Hispanico</a>, was in the eighth grade in St. Margaret Mary's School in New York when he first heard the word "choreographer." Since those humble beginnings, it's been a long and productive journey for Eduardo and <a href="http://www.nobadance.com/20052006season.cfm">New Orleanians will have an opportunity to see the fruits of his labor</a> this coming weekend. It's time to put on your dancing shoes for this week's <em>Notes from New Orleans</em>. Fri, 07 Dec 2012 20:52:27 +0000 Sharon Litwin 24665 at http://wwno.org Pilobolus, Jerusalem String Quartet, Switch, Louis Prima http://wwno.org/post/pilobolus-jerusalem-string-quartet-switch-louis-prima <p>Today on <em>Inside the Arts </em>you'll hear about an energizing ballet as <a href="http://www.pilobolus.com/home.jsp" target="_blank">Pilobolus</a> returns to the Crescent City. The <a href="http://www.friendsofmusic.org/" target="_blank">New Orleans Friends of Music</a> kicks off its 58th season. You'll hear about <a href="http://www.switchenergyproject.com/" target="_blank">a documentary film</a> that may <em>switch </em>your thoughts about using energy wisely, and we'll celebrate the music of Louis Prima.</p> Tue, 16 Oct 2012 18:30:00 +0000 Diane Mack 21707 at http://wwno.org The Joffrey Ballet Returns to New Orleans http://wwno.org/post/joffrey-ballet-returns-new-orleans <p>The New Orleans&nbsp;Ballet Association closes its&nbsp; 2011-12&nbsp;season with one of the world&#39;s leading ballet companies.&nbsp; We go<em> Inside the Arts </em>as the Joffrey Ballet returns to the&nbsp;city with a grand program of masterworks.</p> Thu, 10 May 2012 14:21:41 +0000 Diane Mack 10715 at http://wwno.org