Arts & Culture

Arts & Culture
12:13 pm
Fri April 9, 2010

French Quarter Festival 2010 Kicks Off

New Orleans, La. – Louisiana music, culture and food comes alive as the 27th annual French Quarter Festival kicks off this weekend.

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Arts & Culture
2:45 pm
Thu March 18, 2010

The Flying Dutchman Closes New Orleans Opera Season

New Orleans, La. – A stormy sea voyage lies ahead as the New Orleans Opera Association closes it's season with Wagner's The Flying Dutchman.

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Arts & Culture
12:41 pm
Tue March 9, 2010

Xavier Music Educator Receives 2010 Big Easy Lifetime Achievement Award

New Orleans, La. – The Big Easy Foundation honors outstanding achievement in Classical Music, Opera and Dance today at the 16th Annual Tribute to the Classical Arts. Dr. John Ware, Xavier University music professor and conductor of the New Orleans Black Chorale receives the 2010 Big Easy Lifetime Achievement Award.

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Arts & Culture
3:31 pm
Fri March 5, 2010

Charles Moore, Brother of Deacon John Performs Classical Music

New Orleans, La. – Charles Moore is best known as the bassist playing jump blues with Deacon John and The Ivories. In a career spanning more than 40-years, Moore has played Jazz, Funk, Rock'n'Roll and R&B, backing a who's who list of acclaimed New Orleans musicians. Today, he's called, the Segovia of New Orleans, by his peers as he follows his passion playing classical music. His recent CD is Classical Guitar, Volume 1. More info at cdsmoore.com

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Arts & Culture
3:24 pm
Fri March 5, 2010

The Symphony Chorus of New Orleans Hosts Singers of United Lands

New Orleans, La. – The Symphony Chorus of New Orleans gears up for a concert with singers from around the globe. Singers of United Lands,known as S.O.U.L., are in town sharing native songs and cultures.

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WWNO Arts Features
3:14 pm
Fri February 26, 2010

Farrar Hudkins and Maestro Prieto

New Orleans – WWNO's Farrar Hudkins talks with Carlos Miguel Prieto, the Music Director of the Louisiana Philharmonic Orchestra, about the LPO's latest concert. {2/25/10}

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Arts & Culture
3:39 pm
Wed February 24, 2010

Tolbert's "Aquiferious" Exhibit Explores Florida's Springs

New Orleans, La. – Art and science come together to explore and protect Florida's freshwater springs in Margaret Ross Tolbert's Aquiferious exhibit on view at LeMieux Galleries thru February 27, 2010. Tolbert is also the author of an artistic guidebook to Florida's springs also titled Aquiferious. She and contributors will be in the gallery for a book signing and discussion on Thursday, February 25th, 5-7PM.

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Arts & Culture
10:40 am
Mon February 22, 2010

Personal Freedom Explored in Si Cuba Exhibit

New Orleans, La. – Contemporary Cuban Art sheds light on personal freedom in Angel Delgado's solo exhibit, Inside-Outside. The works are part of Si Cuba, a citywide presentation of art, music and culture related to Cuba at museums, galleries and other venues in town. Delgado's Inside-Outside exhibit is on view at Jonathan Ferrara Gallery,400-A Julia Street, thru February 27,2010.

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Arts & Culture
12:09 pm
Thu February 11, 2010

Trash King Sidney Torres Makes TV Debut On TLC

New Orleans, La. – New Orleans garbage man Sidney Torres and his crew are talking trash on a pilot TV show - Trashmen- airing February 11, 2010 at 9pm on TLC...The Learning Channel.

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WWNO Arts Features
9:55 am
Fri January 22, 2010

Mike's East West

New Orleans, LA – Food writer and commentator, Poppy Tooker got Vicky Bailey and Mike Fennelly to take a few minutes away from their new restaurant, Mike's East West to give us the whole story of what they've cooking now at the former Mike's on the Avenue location in the Lafayette Hotel.

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