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Samedi

March 28th

Revolt of the Beavers

Stein’s Deli, 8p.m.

Cripple Creek begins a year long experiment of theatre for the people

 

Easter Egg Hunt

NOMA, 11a.m.

Find the eggs in the Besthoff Sculpture Garden

 

Rising Appalachia

Civic Theater, 9p.m.

Mountain folk

 

Tank and the Bangas and the Second Line Show

Tipitina’s, 9p.m.

Dimanche

March 29th

Micah McKee & Little Maker

Circle Bar, 5-9p.m.

Free music for happy hour

            

Gal Holiday & the Honky-Tonk Revue

Chickie Wah Wah, 8p.m.

Take a holiday with this gal's swingin' pipes

                

Hot 8 Brass Band

Howlin’ Wolf Den, 10p.m.

Hot brass from locals


Drive-By Shooting on Frenchmen Street


NOPD responded to a shooting on the nightlife-heavy stretch of Frenchmen St. early Wednesday morning. According to initial information, the shooting happened after 1 a.m. near the corner of Frenchmen and Decatur Sts. 

 

A 22-year-old man was standing in the block, when a vehicle drove up. Someone insde the car opened fire, and the man was shot to the abdomen and arm, police said. The car then drove off.

 

After being shot, witnesses said the man ran toward Royal St. before collapsing near Bamboula's (514 Frenchmen St.). EMS then arrived to provide medical treatment.

 

Update 4 p.m.: The Advocate reports the shooting victim died at the hospital following the incident. He was identified as Julius Dunn.

 




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