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Today in NOLA: 12.4.14


Feeling risque? Kubrick’s sexually charged drama, Eyes Wide Shut is playing in the Marigny. The Ogden and NOMA are both featuring nocturnal affairs. For those looking to get their Irish up, Laura Kelley will be speaking about the Gaelic guys and gals in NOLA. On this day in 1919, New Orleans’ famous French opera house burned down. Now, more Thursday happenings.


Today in NOLA: 10.13.14


It doesn't quite feel like a Monday with no Saints game yesterday. However, events around town will provide enough New Orleans to compensate. The Old U.S. Mint is hosting a lecture about Cuba, there's bluegrass on St. Claude, and electro-funk at Republic. Today in Louisiana music history, Louis Armstrong & His All-Stars appeared live on CBS’s “The Edsel Show,” (1957). Now, more on 2014's events.


Today in NOLA: 9.10.14


Sarah Carr, an education reporter who wrote a close study of New Orleans' unprecedented experiment with public charter schools, speaks at Tulane tonight. Shotgun Cinema sceens Polish director Pawel Pawlikowski’s film Ida. Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike returns to Le Petite this weekend, Black Lips play Tipitina's, and Restaurant Week continues. Dinner and a show, right this way:


Today in NOLA: 9.8.14


Reading Rainbow host LeVar Burton lectures on children’s literacy at Tulane tonight. On this day in 1935, Dr. Carl Weiss shot the infamous Huey P. Long, then a U.S. Senator. Long’s bodyguards shot Weiss dead on the scene, and Long passed away two days later. More details and music picks this evening:


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Renard Boissiere, Evan Z.E. Hammond, Naimonu James, Wilson Koewing, J.A. Lloyd, Nina Luckman, Dead Huey Long, Alexis Manrodt, Joseph Santiago, Andrew Smith, Cynthia Via, Austin Yde

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