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Today in New Orleans 11.04.12


Tonight, catch great jazz all over the city, see a chilling 25th anniversary performance of the classic Les Miserables, or get in touch with your inner Cajun with Bruce Daigrepont. Today in 1992, Professor Longhair was one of the inductees into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. 


Today in New Orleans 11.03.12


From Audubon Zoo to Chartres and Montegut, festivals are offering revelers New Orleans' traditional food and music all day. Hop on your bike for the Alley Cat Bike Race meeting at Jackson Square, and see Les Mis tonight in the Tremé. Happy Birthday to local jazz legend John Boutte, born November 3, 1958. Now, a roundup of Saturday’s events.


Today in New Orleans 11.02.12


After a long week of festivities, this Friday’s Dia de los Muertos celebration is here.  Check out some post punk at House of Blues, see a powerful performance of Les Mis in the Treme, and ladies drink free at Siberia from 10-11pm. On this day in Louisiana’s history (1762) the Treaty of Fontainebleau ceded the colony of Louisiana to Spain. 


Open Season: Theatre

A Rundown of Autumnal Stage Excursions



The cool front moving in means fall is fast approaching, and the breeze is bringing a heaping helping of fall theatre offerings with it. From Paris to Shanghai to the underbelly of New York City, Jessa Bingham runs down where New Orleans stages are transporting us over the next few months. 


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