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NOCCA Drama Alum Honors Teacher

 
2003 NOCCA Drama alumna Ciera Payton, in town filming with Spike Lee in his latest film Oldboy, took a moment to visit the Drama Department in honor for of Janet Shea. Janet Shea is being celebrated this year by NOCCA for her 20+ plus years …

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SPILL: October 25 – 27

October 25 – 27: SPILL, a new theatrical work by playwright and Emmy-nominee Leigh Fondakowski and artist Reeva Wortel
In 2008, members of New York’s acclaimed Tectonic Theatre company came to NOCCA to work with our students and create a new work calledSE-PAR-ATE, centered around the Plessy v. Ferguson court case and …

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Spike Lee’s “Oldboy” Casts NOCCA Alum Ciera Payton

Unlike other filmmakers and productions that shoot in New Orleans, Spike Lee will cast local talent for his projects. New Orleans native and NOCCA alum, Ciera Payton makes the final cut for Lee’s latest project,Oldboy!
Payton will be acting alongside Elizabeth Olsen, Nate Parker, and Josh Brolin in the remake of the Korean revenge classic, Oldboy.
Oldboy follows the …

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More than an education at NOCCA

While most 12th-graders are getting ready for graduation and its accompanying festivities, a group of students from St. Charles Parish has been working overtime not only getting ready for college but wrapping up their time at the New Orleans Center for Creative Arts as well.
Dean …

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