Emilie Whalen http://wwno.org en Fringe Festival Offers Fresh and Original Performances http://wwno.org/post/fringe-festival-offers-fresh-and-original-performances <p>The <a href="http://www.nofringe.org/index.php">New Orleans Fringe Festival </a>is ready to bring fearless performers to fearless audiences. Now in its fifth year of production, the festival hopes to strengthen relationships between local artists and the community-at-large. For this week's <em>Notes from New Orleans</em>, Sharon Litwin spoke with Fringe's performance coordinator Emilie Whalen about this year's upcoming festivities.</p><p> Thu, 15 Nov 2012 22:51:49 +0000 Sharon Litwin 23494 at http://wwno.org Oak St. PoBoy Festival, N.O. Fringe Festival, The Barber of Seville and Loyola Ballet http://wwno.org/post/oak-st-poboy-festival-no-fringe-festival-barber-seville-and-loyola-ballet <p></p><p><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-size: small;">This week&nbsp;on&nbsp;</span><i style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-size: small;">Inside the Arts</i><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-size: small;">, we'll celebrate the evolution of a classic local sandwich; journey to what's billed as an arts festival of the wild, weird, fresh and original; delve into a comedic Italian opera; and explore a Russian Ballet.</span></p> Tue, 13 Nov 2012 19:30:00 +0000 Diane Mack 23332 at http://wwno.org