Southern Rep Theater http://wwno.org en Inside The Arts: Bands Of Mardi Gras; Monuments Men; The Totalitarians http://wwno.org/post/inside-arts-bands-mardi-gras-monuments-men-totalitarians <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;">, a photographic exhibit captures the essence of Carnival through a unique lens in Stan </span>Strembicki's<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> </span><i style="line-height: 1.5;">Bands of Mardi Gras</i><span style="line-height: 1.5;">, opening this week at </span>Lemieux<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> Galleries.</span></p> Tue, 28 Jan 2014 19:30:00 +0000 Diane Mack 52895 at http://wwno.org John Larroquette in the Big Easy; LPO Leadership Moves; Next to Normal http://wwno.org/post/john-larroquette-big-easy-lpo-leadership-moves-next-normal <div style="MARGIN-TOP: 0px; MARGIN-BOTTOM: 0px"><p><strong>&nbsp;&nbsp;</strong></p><p><strong>&nbsp;&nbsp;</strong></p> Tue, 21 May 2013 18:30:00 +0000 Diane Mack 35819 at http://wwno.org Inside The Arts: Donald Harrison, Jr., Dustin Lance Black's "8", Three Fleming Sisters of Lafitte http://wwno.org/post/inside-arts-donald-harrison-jr-dustin-lance-blacks-8-three-fleming-sisters-lafitte <div><p><font face="Arial,Helvetica,sans-serif" style="line-height: 1.5;">This week host Diane Mack goes&nbsp;</font><a href="https://cas.uno.edu/owa/redir.aspx?C=3be47de01b2f4777bd8b9cd7f827932a&amp;URL=http%3a%2f%2fr20.rs6.net%2ftn.jsp%3fe%3d001H2VHhzj87Ef1hojyIMbA7dnqrqCE1-_W8uACTQ8PKRXLgR_RQCtFyi3zzRisvsmKy3-tZm4iNVsTA_i8AgfiREeGzqty9AwHmJGxBV8lV--4CsNju7wqZi-WMYrGGglU" style="line-height: 1.5;" target="_blank"><font color="#004090" face="Arial,Helvetica,sans-serif"><b><i><u>Inside the Arts</u></i></b></font></a><font face="Arial,Helvetica,sans-serif" style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;to</fo Tue, 16 Apr 2013 18:30:00 +0000 Diane Mack 33377 at http://wwno.org It's a Wonderful Life; Jacques Thibaud Trio; Emerging Philanthropists and A Christmas Carol http://wwno.org/post/its-wonderful-life-jacques-thibaud-trio-emerging-philanthropists-and-christmas-carol <p>This week on <em>Inside the Arts</em>, we'll travel back in time to the 1940's for a live radio drama of the holiday classic&nbsp;<em>It's a Wonderful Life</em>. The <a href="http://www.friendsofmusic.org/" target="_blank">New Orleans Friends of Music</a> present the acclaimed Jacques Thibaud Trio with flutist Eugenia Zuckerman. During this season of giving, we'll explore the art of philanthropy, and <a href="http://www.southernrep.com/" target="_blank">Southern Rep</a> presents a unique look at Ebenezer Scrooge.</p> Tue, 11 Dec 2012 19:30:00 +0000 Diane Mack 24802 at http://wwno.org Southern Rep Theater, Tekrema Center, Camilla Franklin and The PreLives of the Blues http://wwno.org/post/southern-rep-theater-tekrema-center-camilla-franklin-and-prelives-blues <p>This week on <em>Inside the Arts</em> you'll hear why <a href="http://www.southernrep.com/" target="_blank">Southern Rep Theater's</a> artistic director Aimee Hayes is kicking high.&nbsp; We'll explore a <a href="http://www.facebook.com/pages/Tekrema-Center-for-Art-and-Culture/348909659383" target="_blank">cultural center</a> that's bringing a Hindu system of philosophy, among other things, to the 9th ward, spin a yarn with an <a href="http://www.wwno.org/post/textile-designer-camilla-franklin" target="_blank">English textile artist</a>, and find out what may have <a href="http://noma.org/e Thu, 23 Aug 2012 16:14:22 +0000 Diane Mack 18375 at http://wwno.org Southern Rep Theater Closes Season with Shirley Valentine http://wwno.org/post/southern-rep-theater-closes-season-shirley-valentine <p>New Orleans&nbsp;veteran actor Ricky Graham takes&nbsp;on a one woman comedy as Southern Rep Theater presents&nbsp;Willy Russell&#39;s&nbsp;one character play&nbsp;-&nbsp;<em>Shirley&nbsp;Valentine</em>.&nbsp; We go <em>Inside the Arts </em>as Graham&nbsp;morphs into&nbsp;a middle aged housewife who is stuck in a rut and wants to live again.</p><p>Performances run thru May 27th&nbsp;at the Contemporary Arts Center,&nbsp;900 Camp Street.</p><p>&nbsp;</p><p>&nbsp;</p><p>&nbsp;</p> Thu, 17 May 2012 14:00:00 +0000 Diane Mack 11140 at http://wwno.org Southern Rep Says Goodbye to Theater Home of 20 Years http://wwno.org/post/southern-rep-says-goodbye-theater-home-20-years <p><em>Southern Rep Theater</em> is looking for a new venue after twenty years in residence on the third floor of <em>Canal Place</em>.</p><p>WWNO&#39;s&nbsp; Diane Mack talks with <em>Southern Rep&#39;s</em> artistic director Aimee Hayes.</p> Mon, 23 Jan 2012 18:45:40 +0000 Diane Mack 4207 at http://wwno.org The Pecan Cracker http://wwno.org/post/pecan-cracker <p class="legacy-audio-url"> <div class="audio-container"> <div id="jp-interface-53d126eddaca2-" class="jp-interface"> <div id="post-audio-53d126eddaca2-" class="jp-player" jp-instance="53d126eddaca2-"></div> <div class="jp-controls column"> <div class="jp-progress"> <div class="jp-seek-bar"> <div class="jp-play-bar"></div> </div> </div><!-- end jp-progress --> </div><!-- end jp-controls --> <div class="playpause column"> <a href="http://stream.publicbroadcasting.net/production/mp3/wwno/local-wwno-997852.mp3" class="jp-play">Listen</a> <a class="jp-pause"></a> </div><!-- playpause --> <div class="jp-time-holder column"> <div class="jp-custom-current-time"></div> <div class="jp-custom-duration"></div> </div><!-- jp-time-holder --> <div id="slider"></div> </div><!-- .jp-interface --> </div><!-- container --> </p> <p>A traditional holiday classic—Tchaikovsky's <i>Nutcracker Ballet</i>—gets a Southern tweak in <i>The Pecan Cracker</i>, directed by Ricky Graham. Final performances at Southern Rep Theater tonight and Friday, 7:30 p.m.</p> Thu, 22 Dec 2011 19:58:38 +0000 Diane Mack 3481 at http://wwno.org New Orleans Noir: Private Chick http://wwno.org/post/new-orleans-noir-private-chick <p class="legacy-audio-url"> <div class="audio-container"> <div id="jp-interface-53d13be8e4b90-" class="jp-interface"> <div id="post-audio-53d13be8e4b90-" class="jp-player" jp-instance="53d13be8e4b90-"></div> <div class="jp-controls column"> <div class="jp-progress"> <div class="jp-seek-bar"> <div class="jp-play-bar"></div> </div> </div><!-- end jp-progress --> </div><!-- end jp-controls --> <div class="playpause column"> <a href="http://stream.publicbroadcasting.net/production/mp3/wwno/local-wwno-996916.mp3" class="jp-play">Listen</a> <a class="jp-pause"></a> </div><!-- playpause --> <div class="jp-time-holder column"> <div class="jp-custom-current-time"></div> <div class="jp-custom-duration"></div> </div><!-- jp-time-holder --> <div id="slider"></div> </div><!-- .jp-interface --> </div><!-- container --> </p> <p>The first play in the <b>New Orleans Noir</b> world premiere broadcast is <i>Private Chick</i> by Julie Smith, a former journalist and the author of 20 mysteries featuring three female sleuths and one neglected guy. "Private Chick" is read by local actors James Bartelle, Kerry Cahill, Andrew Farrier, Vatican Lokey, Mathew Mickal, and Mandy Zirkenbach. Stay tuned after the play for a short interview with the playwright.</p> Sun, 11 Dec 2011 17:06:23 +0000 Julie Smith 3459 at http://wwno.org New Orleans Noir: Spin Cycle http://wwno.org/post/new-orleans-noir-spin-cycle <p class="legacy-audio-url"> <div class="audio-container"> <div id="jp-interface-53d14da11467d-" class="jp-interface"> <div id="post-audio-53d14da11467d-" class="jp-player" jp-instance="53d14da11467d-"></div> <div class="jp-controls column"> <div class="jp-progress"> <div class="jp-seek-bar"> <div class="jp-play-bar"></div> </div> </div><!-- end jp-progress --> </div><!-- end jp-controls --> <div class="playpause column"> <a href="http://stream.publicbroadcasting.net/production/mp3/wwno/local-wwno-996917.mp3" class="jp-play">Listen</a> <a class="jp-pause"></a> </div><!-- playpause --> <div class="jp-time-holder column"> <div class="jp-custom-current-time"></div> <div class="jp-custom-duration"></div> </div><!-- jp-time-holder --> <div id="slider"></div> </div><!-- .jp-interface --> </div><!-- container --> </p> <p>The second play in Southern Rep and WWNO's <b>New Orleans Noir</b> broadcast is <i>Spin Cycle</i> by Greg Herren. Greg is the author of seventeen novels and editor of eleven anthologies. <i>Spin Cycle</i> is read by local actors James Bartelle, Kesha Bullard, Jason Kirkpatrick, Wendy Miklovic and John Neisler. Stay tuned following the performance for a short interview with playwright Greg Herren.</p> Sun, 11 Dec 2011 17:06:07 +0000 Greg Herren 3460 at http://wwno.org