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Cafe Instanbul (7:00 PM)
A Japanese film about a teenager’s strange venture into a haunted house
Hi-Ho Lounge (8:00 PM)
King James & the Special Men
Charmaine Neville Band
New Orleans Jazz Vipers
Johnny Sketch and the Dirty Notes
Zeitgeist Multi-Disciplinary Arts Center (7:30PM)
Julianne Moore, Steve Coogan, and Alexander Skargard star in the film, an adaptation of Henry James' novella of the same name
8301 Olive Street (6:00 PM)
Honey Island Swamp Band Trio with Alvin Youngblood Hart will play at the fourth annual celebration of the farmer’s market, with proceeds to go to kid’s farm education programs
Filmmaker Seeks to Bring Truth About Acadian Ways Out of Exile
If you’re tired of hearing “Cajun” tossed around as an adjective for everything from overpriced food in the Quarter to the painfully inauthentic accents of True Blood, you’ll be relieved to know that there’s someone out there trying to put an end to the madness.
Laptop Roadie Inventor Talks Business at Creative Louisiana
"Starting a business is an art. Creating art is a business, “ said Scott Eric Olivier as he addressed an early Friday morning audience of creatives, entrepreneurs and community leaders at the Manship Theatre in Baton Rouge. The Lafayette native and music industry professional would know.
Lafayette Little League
World Series LiveBlogged
After making their way through the regionals, the boys from Lafayette, Louisiana took the long trip to Williamsport, PA. Remember, they always could use some hometwon support.) Today we follow them as they face Montana in Game 2 of the double elimination tournament.
Bourdain on Boudin
Last week, NoDef received reports that No Reservations' nomad of nosh, Anthony Bourdain, was in town. Our minds quickly produced daydreams that involved the snarky sightseer taking in one of the smoked delectables from those guys that wear the "Hot Meat For Your Mouth" shirts. But they were quickly dashed as Bourdain tweeted that he stopped in to see Susan Spicer, and went for a dish of yakamein before it was off to Cajun Country. The most extensive evidence of the "South Louisiana" episode that has turned up so far is this Deep South Magazine report from Cajun Country, in which Travel Channel's man attends a pig slaughtering, and meets up with David Simon.
Two Festivals for the Price of None!
by Arielle Schecter
You may not have known, but at one point, French people had colonial run of Louisiana. Their half-Canadian brethren brought down a love of beaver-trapping, cooking with butter, and linguistic bastardry, culminating in this weekend's celebration of Cajun culture at Lafayette Parish's 38th annual Festivals Acadiens et Creoles.
Dead Huey Long, Emma Boyce, Ian Hoch, Sarah Esenwein, Ryan Sparks, Will Dilella, Chris Rinaldi, Lianna Patch, Phil Yiannopoulos, Cate Czarnecki, Jonas Griffin, Jennifer Abbot, Mary Kilpatrick, Elaina Patton, Mike Horst, Devin Bambrick, Katherine McGuire, Norris Ortolano, Joe Shriner
Ryan Sparks, Kerem Ozkan
Michael Weber, B.A.
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