Arts & Culture

Arts & Culture
12:34 pm
Mon September 14, 2009

Freedom Summer revisited in Playwright Pearl Cleage 's Bourbon at the Border

New Orleans – The massive 1964 campaign to register African American voters in MIssissippi is revisited decades later through the eyes of ordinary people still struggling to heal.

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Arts & Culture
12:24 pm
Wed September 2, 2009

Culture Collision

New Orleans – Local Arts Organizations join forces to kick off the 2009-2010 Cultural Season.

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Arts & Culture
11:22 am
Fri August 28, 2009

Restoring Gottschalk's Angel

Brooklyn, NY – To see the "Saved in Time" project at Green Wood Cemetery, including the original and replacement monuments, and learn more, click here to go to the cemetery's website.

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Arts & Culture
4:12 pm
Wed August 26, 2009

Gun Totin' Night of Fun at NOCCA

New Orleans, La. – Ensemble Arts presents Jane Martin's farce "Flamimg Guns of the Purple Sage".

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Arts & Culture
4:05 pm
Wed August 26, 2009

Opportunity Knocks for Local Musicians

New Orleans, La. – For more information, click here

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Arts & Culture
11:24 am
Wed August 12, 2009

Dr. Allan Millett speaks on origins of the Korean War

New Orleans – Dr. Alan Millett, a nationally renowned war historian spoke at the National WWII Museum recently. WWNO's Paul Maassen spoke with Dr. Millett about the origins of the Korean War

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Arts & Culture
4:10 pm
Thu July 30, 2009

Satchmo Summerfest Salutes Louis Armstrong

New Orleans – For more information on Satchmo Summerfest click here

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Arts & Culture
3:34 pm
Thu July 30, 2009

Thousands Expected for City Arts Stroll

New Orleans – Whitney White Linen Night kicks off 15th anniversary.

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Arts & Culture
10:01 pm
Tue July 28, 2009

Terence Blanchard's New CD "Choices"

New Orleans – Grammy-winning New Orleans trumpeter and composer Terence Blanchard's new CD "Choices" - his first disc recorded in New Orleans - is set for release August 18, 2009 by Concord Jazz. New Orleans audiences will get a preview of "Choices" with a pair of concert performances of the music on the CD by the Terence Blanchard group this Friday night at the Ogden Museum. WWNO's Fred Kasten has more...

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Arts & Culture
2:33 pm
Fri July 17, 2009

Fighting With Two Hands

New Orleans, LA – An Original Play by Helen Jaksch debuts in New Orleans.
Fighting With Two Hands focused on Minnie Maddern Fiske (born in New Orleans), an influential actress of the late19th and early 20th century who fought for artistic freedom against a monopolistic group called The Theatrical Syndicate, which controlled every aspect of the theater business in New York for almost 20 years. Jaksch says Fiske and her impact on the American theater was an interesting and inspiring story. The writer and cast spoke with WWNO.

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