Inside the Arts
1:30 pm
Tue November 6, 2012

Central City Festival, LPO Brass, NOMA's Odyssey Ball & Lifelike Exhibit

This week on Inside the Arts we'll Make A Joyful Noise as we kick off the 6th Annual Central City Festival; trumpeter Vance Woolf gears up for a night of musical fanfare with the LPO Brass; and the New Orleans Museum of Art celebrates its Off the Wall Odys

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Louisiana Eats!
4:54 pm
Wed October 31, 2012

A Spooktacular Halloween Show

We're celebrating Halloween on this week's edition of Louisiana Eats!

Poppy is joined by Mary Ann Winkowski to talk about her ability to communicate with the spirit world. Plus, we'll demystify the history of absinthe before hearing from a voodoo priestess about rituals, mojo bags, and herbal remedies.

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Community Impact Series
4:20 pm
Tue October 30, 2012

Community Impact Series: Artspace

The tattered campus of the Bell School in Tremé, where big redevelopment plans are underway.
Credit Ian McNulty

The nation’s leader in real estate development for the arts has a new plan for a Tremé school property with long roots.

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Arts & Culture
12:58 pm
Tue October 30, 2012

New Orleans Artist Jacqueline Bishop Opens "Against the Tide" Saturday at Arthur Roger Gallery

Jacqueline Bishop in her studio. October 28, 2012

An interview with artist Jacqueline Bishop

Jacqueline Bishop is one of New Orleans' most respected — and collected — artists, with work in important private and public collections around the country; the Philadelphia Academy of the Fine Arts, for instance, which recently acquired several of her paintings.

Bishop opens an exhibition of new work called "Against the Tide" Saturday, November 3, 2012 at the Arthur Roger Gallery, 432 Julia Street. WWNO's Fred Kasten has more...

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The Reading Life
2:03 pm
Tue October 23, 2012

Walter Dean Myers and Arthé Anthony

This week on The Reading Life: National Ambassador for Children’s Literature Walter Dean Myers, whose new book is All the Right Stuff, and historian Arthé Anthony, who is the author of Picturing Black New Orleans: A Creole Photographer's View of the Early Twentieth Century.

Both of them will be appearing at the Louisiana Book Festival at the State Capitol on October 28.

Inside the Arts
1:30 pm
Tue October 23, 2012

Yo Yo Ma, Cinema Reset, Exit Stage Right, NOLA Green Roots

Today on Inside the Arts, a conversation with acclaimed cellist Yo Yo Ma, a sound experience at the Contemporary Arts Center, we go backstage at Voodoo Fest for a unique photo shoot and exhibit... plus the art of gardening is taking root and sustaining communities.

4:24 pm
Thu October 11, 2012

Where Y'Eat: Where an Andouille Tradition Endures

Three different iterations of andouille in the River Parishes.
Ian McNulty

Despite a devastating flood, an autumn tradition for andouille sausage is still smoking in the River Parishes.

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Louisiana Eats!
2:05 pm
Wed October 10, 2012

A Documentary from the East, a Spirit from the South, and a Cookbook from the Past

Adam Seger has helped innovate the American bar scene by showcasing fresh ingredients in many of his cocktails.

On this edition of Louisiana Eats! food writer Suzanne Pfefferle talks about making her first documentary, Vietnamese Cuisine in New Orleans. Then bartender Adam Seger discusses his Southern Louisiana roots, and historian Rien Fertel reveals secrets from The Picayune's Creole Cook Book.

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Out To Lunch
1:00 pm
Mon October 8, 2012

Inspiration on Out to Lunch

Arman Sadeghpour, Peter Ricchiuti and Sean Simone.
Grant Morris It's New Orleans

Inspiration is putting two things together that haven’t been put together before. For example, making toothpaste out of chocolate. Or turning your cell phone into a 650,000-volt stun gun.

Arman Sadeghpour is co-founder and CEO of Theodent, the revolutionary toothpaste that turns chocolate into the dentist’s friend, and Sean Simone is the co-founder of Yellow Jacket Case, the cell phone case that’s a stun gun.

8:46 pm
Sun September 30, 2012

Universal Music Releases Important Louis Armstrong Recording Session to Honor Satchmo SummerFest

This year's Satchmo SummerFest — New Orleans' annual celebration of the life, legacy and music of Louis Armstrong — was again the occasion, for the second year in a row, for an important release of Armstrong material from Universal Music's vast archive.