theater en Inside The Arts: MASNO Piano Competition, UK Gift Honors Shakespeare At Tulane, And A Math Musical <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;">the</span><em style="line-height: 1.5;"> </em><em style="line-height: 1.5;">Musical Arts Society of New Orleans</em><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;is celebrating a silver anniversary as it presents the</span><em style="line-height: 1.5;"> New Orleans International Piano Competition and Keyboard Festival.</em></p> Wed, 16 Jul 2014 15:42:22 +0000 Diane Mack 64557 at Inside The Arts: Jazzy Divas Rock Central City Cabaret; Aladdin In Rivertown; And Harps Swing <p></p><p>This week&nbsp;<span style="line-height: 1.5;">on&nbsp;</span><em style="line-height: 1.5;">Inside the Arts</em><span style="line-height: 1.5;">,&nbsp;we stroll down memory lane as the American Theater Project of New Orleans presents&nbsp;</span><em style="line-height: 1.5;">Dryades Street Divas Review: A Cabaret</em><span style="line-height: 1.5;">, with a cast representing &nbsp;artists who worked the "chitlin' circuit" back in the day. Those artists include the likes of Etta James, Billie Holiday, Mahalia Jackson and "Moms" Mabley.</span></p> Thu, 26 Jun 2014 16:52:50 +0000 Diane Mack 63331 at Inside The Arts: A Cajun Zydeco Two-Step, A Midsummer Night's Dream And Opera In The Piazza <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">This week on&nbsp;</span><em style="line-height: 1.5;">Inside the Arts</em><span style="line-height: 1.5;">, the <a href="" target="_blank">Louisiana Cajun Zydeco Festival</a> kicks off this weekend in a new location with a stellar line-up!</span></p> Wed, 11 Jun 2014 15:43:44 +0000 Diane Mack 62298 at Inside The Arts: A Jazzy Mobile App, Julian Sands At The CAC, And Toussaint Jams With Parsons Dance <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">This week on&nbsp;</span><em style="line-height: 1.5;">Inside the Arts</em><span style="line-height: 1.5;">,&nbsp;many of us are rifting on melodies and memories of Jazz Fest 2014. We'll tell you about a new mobile app that is spreading our rich musical heritage around the globe.</span></p> Wed, 07 May 2014 15:34:21 +0000 Diane Mack 60222 at Inside the Arts: Batt On A Hot Tin Roof <p>Broadway, TV and film actor, and native New Orleanian<span style="line-height: 1.5;">,</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> Bryan </span>Batt<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> brings his acclaimed one-man show, </span>“BATT<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> ON A HOT TIN ROOF” back home to Le Petit </span>Theatre<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> for one show only, on Sunday March </span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">30</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;at 7 p.m.&nbsp;</span></p> Thu, 27 Mar 2014 18:18:33 +0000 Diane Mack 57153 at Deepwater, Center-Stage: Disaster Through Survivors' Eyes Eleven died and hundreds of millions of gallons of oil spilled into the Gulf of Mexico when BP's Deepwater Horizon rig exploded in 2010. But beneath the tragedy, there's a complex story about people's relationships to oil. That's what's explored in <em>Spill, </em>a new play by one of the creators of <em>The Laramie Project.</em><p>Playwright Leigh Fondakowski had never been to southeast Louisiana when she took a boat ride out of Bay Jimmy, several months after the well had been capped. Tue, 18 Mar 2014 21:00:00 +0000 Eve Troeh 56320 at Tennessee Williams & Southern Rep: The Night Of The Iguana <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Today on </span><em style="line-height: 1.5;">Inside the Arts</em><span style="line-height: 1.5;">, conversation with Aimée Hayes and </span>Troi<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> </span>Bechet<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> on <a href="" target="_blank">S</a></span><span style="line-height: 1.5;"><a href="" target="_blank">outhern Rep Theatre's</a> production of </span><em style="line-height: 1.5;">The Night of the Iguana</em><span style="line-height: 1.5;">.</span></p> Thu, 13 Mar 2014 16:57:06 +0000 Diane Mack 55710 at Music Legend's Home Renovated; Dr. Michael White Jazzes Up Worship Service; Leslie Castay Unscripted <p><span class="s1" 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 family home of music legend Professor Longhair gets a facelift.</span></p><p class="p3">St. Charles Avenue Baptist Church is gearing up for a packed house with a unique Mardi Gras tradition, as it celebrates the 20th Annual Jazz Service with renowned clarinetist Dr. Michael White and The Original Liberty Jazz Band.</p> Thu, 27 Feb 2014 00:06:42 +0000 Diane Mack 54851 at Shreveport's Strand Theatre hosts Kennedy Center festival finalists The Kennedy Center American College Theater Festival for Region VI gets underway Wednesday at the <a href="">Strand Theatre</a> in Shreveport. Wed, 26 Feb 2014 15:36:00 +0000 Kate Archer Kent 54805 at 'Cry You One': A Play About The Wetlands, In The Wetlands <p><em style="line-height: 1.5;">Local theater companies&nbsp;<a href="" target="_blank">Mondo&nbsp;Bizarro</a>&nbsp;and&nbsp;<a href="" target="_blank">Artspot&nbsp;Productions&nbsp;</a>have collaborated for the third time with&nbsp;</em><a href="" style="color: rgb(1, 143, 226); text-decoration: underline;">Cry You One</a>. <i>A three-hour experience that takes place completely outdoors,</i> Cry You One <i>focuses on the people and cultures of South Louisiana. Tue, 19 Nov 2013 10:05:00 +0000 Laine Kaplan-Levenson 48401 at