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LPO Season Features Vocal Alum Lori Guilbeau

Verdi Requiem
Saturday, May 23, 2015 – 7:30pm
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VERDI: Requiem
Summary
Music Director Carlos Miguel Prieto leads the LPO and New Orleans Vocal Chorale in the LPO’s 2014-2015 season finale performance of Verdi’s Requiem. Composed in 1874 in memory of one of Verdi’s closest friends, …

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NOCCA Drama Alum Film Has New Orleans Premiere

2008 NOCCA|East Jefferson High School Drama Alum Cristina Cuba Hatheway stars in the New Orleans film premiere of Swim on June 3 at the Elmwood AMC Theatres. http://www.tugg.com/events/8679
Released by Red Flight Pictures LLC, Swim is a modern reflection of love found, and love lost. Through …

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Media Arts Alum Part of Showtime Documentary Series

Alum Rachel Guest shares: “the series tackles a multitude of geopolitical and ecological consequences to our ever-growing-rate of greenhouse gas emissions and sensitively explores various motivations for apprehension/hesitation to address this urgent predicament. I am so unbelievably proud of our team’s efforts to make the …

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Sarah Vowell Riffs On Satchmo, ‘The Incredibles’ And Andrew Jackson

Noted writer, historian and former This American Life contributor Sarah Vowell will be in town to speak at Tulane’s Freeman Auditorium on Wednesday, April 16. And while she’s in town, the author of books like The Wordy Shipmates, Assassination Vacation and Unfamiliar Fishes will likely pay a visit to the New Orleans …

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Alum Wendell Pierce Premiere’s Documentary In New Orleans

New Orleans- “We Won’t Bow Down” makes its hometown premiere on Saturday April 12, 2014 at The Solomon Victory Theater of The National WWII Museum. Shot entirely in New Orleans, Louisiana over an eight year period, the film explores a secret society of African Americans within …

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NOCCA drama alum Anthony Mackie Flies In Captain America

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NOCCA Alumni Part of Tysson Project

New Orleans bandleader John Michael Rouchell first gained notice back in 2008 byresponding to a dare; each week throughout the year, he wrote, recorded and posted online a new song for fans and friends to comment on and review.
In the ensuing years, the songwriter slowly gained a …

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Visual Arts Alum Creates Official Jazz Fest Poster

The 2014 New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival poster has been unveiled. And it’s a great one. This year’s subject is The Preservation Hall Jazz Band, which, in my humble opinion, is one of the most happening 21st Century Crescent City groups. The artist isTerrance Osborne, one …

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NOCCA Jazz Alum wins Grammy

Roomful of Teeth, featuring NOCCA Alum, Virginia Warnken, was very honored and grateful to receive a GRAMMY Award in the Best Chamber Music/Small Ensemble Performance Category. For more information on the winners, click HERE.
 

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The New Yorker Highlights Trombone Shorty

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