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NOMA’s Besthoff Sculpture Garden (5:00 PM)
The NOLA Project presents this festive comedy that pits two of Shakespeare's most beloved characters in a war of words and wits
1200 Robert E. Lee Blvd (5:00PM- 11:00 PM)
The Holy Trinity Cathedral is inviting Grecophiles of all ages out to Bayou St. John for goat burgers, traditional music and dancing, and regional libations
The Convention Center (6:00PM-9:00 PM)
An experience for both foodies and wine connoisseurs with live music by Flow Tribe
Zephyr Field (7:00 PM)
New Orleans baseball against the Omaha Storm Chasers
One Eyed Jacks (7:30)
Sketchy Characters Productions brings you a comedy sketch and web series that plays off the madness of the French Quarter
Shadowbox Theatre (8:00 PM)
Straightforward conversational drama explores one area's gentrification through 50 years
Art Klub, 513 Elysian Fields Ave (8:00 PM)
An interactive and sparkling performance presented by Nari Tomassetti
The Little Gem Saloon (8:00 PM)
The fourth evening of a chamber music festival that has something for classical aficionados and dilettantes alike
Howlin’ Wolf (9:00 PM)
A funky two night celebration of the band’s 30th anniversary
Circle Bar (10:00 PM)
Rock around Lee Circle tonight
Drew Brees 3rd in Sports Illustrated's 'Fortunate 50' List
Who Dats already thought the Saints' Drew Brees was a god, and according to Sports Illustrated's list “The Fortunate 50,” his pay reflects his divinity. With a salary of $40,000,000 and another $7,800,000 in endorsements (including his recent Wrangler deal), Breesus rounds out the trinity at number three, out of all of the athletes in the country.
Drew Brees Reps Wrangler Denim in Ad (VIDEO)
Drew Brees is expanding his dynasty to denim. The Saints star signed with Wrangler brand jeans, joining the likes of Dale Earnhardt Jr. and Brett Favre. Soon, you'll see him outside of your newsfeed, striking poses on posters in nearby Targets, Walmarts, and K-Marts.
Wrestlemania 30 Coming to the Superdome?
A mere two weeks after hosting the Super Bowl, New Orleans is ready to announce another huge event. Tom Benson, Da Mayor and the Saints are ready to make the official announcement about a big event coming to Da Dome next year. An advisory about the latest big news went out Friday, with details about an event in Spring 2014, but not the identity of this mystery event.
Super Service Challenge Winners Awarded $25,000 Each
There’s been a lot of buzz about the economic impact of the Super Bowl on the city, but local businesses aren’t the only beneficiaries. Winners have been determined for the Super Service Challenge, as five local charities have received $25,000 through a partnership between the Brees Dream Foundation and Companies with a Mission.
Race to Super Bowl Scavenger Hunt Kicks off NOLA 10
by Sarah Esenwein
While New Orleans preps with barricades and scaffolding for parades, floats and massive throngs of Carnival party-goers, football fans are gearing up for the city’s historic tenth Super Bowl. To help get local fans into the action, Verizon Wireless has instituted a ten-event agenda, called the NOLA 10, honoring ten NFL legends including the Saints own Drew Brees. The kickoff to the New Orleans Super Bowl festivities started yesterday with Brees hosting a rousing ‘Race to the Superbowl’ scavenger hunt through the French Quarter.
Jahri Evans and Thomas Morstead Join Brees in Pro Bowl
by Sarah Esenwein
A Two Dat Super Bowl win is out of the question, but our Saints are still getting some national recognition. It was announced Saturday that New Orleans Saints RG Jahri Evans and punter, Thomas Morestead will be joining QB Drew Brees in Hawaii for the Pro Bowl on January 27th.
Verizon and Drew Brees Host Race to Super Bowl XLVII
On Monday afternoon, tourists won’t be the only ones using the French Quarter as a giant playground. The Verizon and Drew Brees-hosted “Verizon Race to Super Bowl XLVII” are offering an interactive adventure through the Vieux Carre, a kind of technology-based scavenger hunt for grown ups. The best part is, the four lucky winners win tickets to Super Bowl XLVII.
Brees: Goodell Has 'Little to No Credibility'
Once again, Breesus has emerged from the mountain with new wisdom, and it didn't include kind words for NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell. At a press conference Wednesday, Brees weighed in on the decision by former NFL Commissioner Paul Tagliabue to reverse the Bounty suspensions of Jon Vilma, Will Smith and two former Saints. "Basically what got overturned was 31 games of suspension, millions of dollars of salary, but most importantly their reputations," Brees said.
NoDef Crossword No. 14: Pick 5
With Drew Brees throwing way more interceptions than we're used to and the Powerball Lottery Jackpot, it's been a busy time for those with a handful of picks on the brain. Chief Puzzler Paolo Roy is among them, taking the entire Pick 5 universe and distilling into one neat, New Orleans-themed crossword. Click through to try your chances at this week's puzzle:
Drew Brees, Family Go Person to Person (VIDEO)
As promised, Breesus and his wife Brittany let the whole country peek around inside the Uptown home of the Saints QB last night via the wonders of satellite link. After warming up with some snakety nakedy talk at the family picture table, the Brees walked Charlie Rose and Lara Logan through the rest of the house for some talk of bounties, coins. Then is probably the family's next generation of QB. Click through to view full video:
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