New Orleans, La. – Award winning New Orleans photographer, Harold Baquet, shares memories of the city's culture in his retrospective exhibit, In the Blink of an Eye. Black and White photos spanning a 30 year career are on exhibit at Loyola University's Diboll Art Gallery, 4th floor Monroe Library. The exhibit is free and open to the public.
New Orleans, La. – Vocal music from around the globe comes alive as Singers of United Lands - SOUL - perform in concert with the Symphony Chorus of New Orleans. The performance is Friday, February 25th at Holy Name of Jesus Church, 6367 St. Charles Avenue - 7:30pm.
New Orleans, La. – The historic Degas House is the site of a new concert series this month, as a group of talented emerging jazz musicians known as the SAND collective [Same Art/New Direction] forges a unique sound. The concerts are held Thursday evenings through the month of February from 7 to 10. February 17th features WATIV at 7pm, Rex Gregory at 8:30pm. On February 24th, The Session at 7pm and Sasha Masakowski's Musical Playground at 8:30pm. The Degas House is located at 2306 Esplanade Avenue.
New Orleans, La. – Celtic Woman, the critically acclaimed, all female ensemble brings it's Songs from the Heart Tour to New Orleans. In concert Monday February 14th, 7:30pm, Mahalia Jackson Theater for the Performing Arts.
New Orleans, La. – The longest running early music radio program in the world is celebrating a milestone! New Orleans Musica Da Camera's weekly radio show, Continuum, born on WWNO back in 1976, will celebrate it's 35TH Anniversary on Sunday, February 6th. Hosted by Milton Scheuermann and Thais St. Julien. Continuum airs Sunday at 6am on WWNO 89.9 FM.
New Orleans, La. – Love,friendship,betrayal and sacrifice set the stage as the New Orleans Opera Association presents Bizet's The Pearl Fishers. New Orleans born soprano, Lisette Oropesa headlines this Indo-French love story. Performances are Friday January 28th at 8pm and Sunday January 30th at 2:30 pm at the Mahalia Jackson Theater for the Performing Arts. The production is complimented with dancers from the New Orleans Ballet Theater.
New Orleans, La. – Budding thespians with NORD Crescent City Lights Youth Theater garner 2 national awards... and, Southern Rep. Theater is celebrating an annual New Play Bacchanal which kicks off tonight!
New Orleans, La. – Resounding, a Prospect 1.5 art exhibit, challenges music fans in a unique way. Resounding, curated by Dan Cameron is on view at Jonathan Ferrara Gallery, 400a Julia Street through February 1st.