Cosmic Convergence Festival http://wwno.org en Patti LuPone in New Orleans; Cosmic Convergence Festival; Impressionist Art; Photo Retablos http://wwno.org/post/patti-lupone-new-orleans-cosmic-convergence-festival-impressionist-art-photo-retablos <p>This week on <i>Inside the Arts</i> we'll talk with Tony Award-winning Broadway actress and singer Patti LuPone. You'll hear why you really shouldn't worry about the 2012 Mayan apocalypse. Then we'll take a peek at a specially curated exhibit of Impressionist paintings and visit a photo exhibit which pays homage to Latino workers who helped in the rebuilding of New Orleans post-Katrina.</p> Tue, 18 Dec 2012 19:30:00 +0000 Diane Mack 25276 at http://wwno.org Cosmic Convergence Festival Set to Save the World http://wwno.org/post/cosmic-convergence-festival-saves-world <p></p><p>If you're worried about the 2012 Mayan Apocalypse, you really shouldn't be. After all, one of the world's leading Ancient Astronaut Theorists has figured out how to <a href="http://cosmicfestnola.com/2012/">prevent the destruction of the Earth</a>. And he's doing it with his closest friends from the <a href="http://chewbacchus.org/">Krewe of Chewbacchus</a>.</p><p>Sharon Litwin takes you to their leader on this week's <em>Notes from New Orleans</em>. Tue, 18 Dec 2012 18:00:00 +0000 Sharon Litwin 25072 at http://wwno.org