Port Allen – The Lagniappe Dulcimer Society is pleased to announce our 16th Annual Dulcimer Festival, a weekend music event for all acoustic instruments, from March 9 – March 11, 2017, on the grounds of the West Baton Rouge Parish Community Center and West Baton Rouge Museum, 749 North Jeffe…
Natchitoches –Twenty-nine students from the Louisiana School for Math, Science, and the Arts participated with other junior high and high school students from across the state at the Louisiana Thespian Festival held Jan. 28-29 on the campus of Northwestern State University.
Prize-winning film to be screened at 2018 New Orleans French Film Festival
With “Clifton Brown: Live It…Love It…Breathe It,” local country singer/songwriter/guitarist Clifton Brown said his objective was to try to return country music to its roots.
Natchitoches –Twelve students from the Louisiana School for Math, Science, and the Arts participated in the Louisiana Music Educators Association District Honor Band clinic Feb. 3-4 at Tioga and Bolton high schools.
This year’s state Teacher of the Year Joni Smith said when she was given the title it would not just be symbolic – she wanted to make a difference in children’s education.
Changing America: The Emancipation Proclamation, 1863, and the March on Washington, 1963, opened January 28, 2017, at the West Baton Rouge Museum
The talented house band at the Old South Jamboree in Walker will host a tribute to the late, great Merle Haggard this Saturday, Feb. 4, beginning at 7 p.m.
DENHAM SPRINGS – First-time author Kay Street wanted to tell a love story, and she did it by letting her Cajun characters tell their story.
Baton Rouge – The 4th Annual Baton Rouge Mardi Gras Festival VIP Pre-Party Fundraiser will be held on Feb. 23 at Henry Turner Jr.’s Listening Room, from 6 p.m. to midnight.
Baton Rouge – “The Great Baton Rouge Flood of 2016” is a digital album by local musicians who were directly and indirectly affected by “The Storm with No-name.” The compilation album is executive produced by Henry Turner Jr. for Hit City Digital Records and is available at all leading digita…
Hammond – A fun-filled way to support two good causes is coming to town on Saturday, Feb. 4, at 7 p.m. “Breakfast in Paris, Martinis in Manhattan: A Cabaret” is a unique fundraiser and musical program organized by the Friends of Sims Library and the Columbia Theatre.
Touting itself as a “Branson, (Mo.) style show),” the Grand Country Junction treated its fans Saturday to an outstanding performance to mark its 10th anniversary – classic country music performed by The Junction Boys.
What a milestone! Garry Lewis Properties in conjunction with Treads and Care Tire and Team Toyota proudly present Grand Country Junction’s 10-year Anniversary Show featuring the return of Glynn Fendlason, Duane Black, Ron Galbo and Greg Sullivan as the Junction Boys Quartet.
Members of the Suburban Reviewers Book Club recently toured the Louisiana State Archives, a treasure trove of Louisiana art, documents and books, beginning with an entertaining introduction to the building from its top official.
LOHS Talented Theater Troupe traveled back in time on Nov. 17 in a production of student-directed scene, which included scenes from classics such as “The Great Gatsby,” “Into the Woods,” “Who’s on First.”
Natchitoches – Since its opening in 1983, the Louisiana School for Math, Science, and the Arts has offered students a wide variety of visual arts opportunities.
BATON ROUGE — Smooth jazz and unique Girl Scout cookie-inspired dishes will fill the air for Girl Scouts Louisiana East’s “Cookies & Cocktails” gala set for Saturday, Feb. 4, 2017, at club XLIV in New Orleans.
Port Allen - The “Walter Anderson’s Fairy Tales” exhibition, which features original drawings, block prints, and ceramic works by the famed southern artist, will be on display at the West Baton Rouge Museum through Jan. 29, 2017.
For nearly five months following the Great Flood, the Arts Council of Livingston Parish building downtown was transformed primarily into the disaster offices of the Small Business Administration, but 2017 is a new beginning for the group.
Roberts United Methodist Church holds a special place in history as the oldest church in Denham Springs and the first for African Americans in Denham Springs.
Natchitoches –Members of the mixed ensemble and chorale at the Louisiana School for Math, Science, and the Arts presented a holiday concert Sunday, Dec. 4, and Monday, Dec. 5, in the recital hall of the Center for Performance and Technology.
Baton Rouge - Manship Theatre and Playmakers of Baton Rouge will celebrate the 10th anniversary of “A Christmas Carol the Musical” with a special two-night concert event in December.
Jim and James Linden Hogg will perform in concert during a Rural Life Christmas, which is scheduled for Sunday, Dec. 4, from 11 a.m. - 6:30 p.m., at the LSU Rural Life Museum on Essen Lane in Baton Rouge. The Hoggs will also perform during the Creole Christmas & Holiday Fair, scheduled f…
Port Allen - The West Baton Rouge Museum will hold its annual Holiday Open House on Sunday, Dec. 4, from 2–5 p.m., complete with live performances, refreshments, ornament making, and more.
A musical tribute dedicated to the memory of the late George Perkins will put the spotlight on nine talented gospel groups Saturday night at the L.M. Lockhart Community Center at 290 Martin Luther King Dr. in Denham Springs.
Natchitoches, LA – The Department of Creative and Performing Arts at the Louisiana School for Math, Science, and the Arts presented “Rhinoceros” Nov. 10-13 in the Black Box located in the Center for Performance and Technology.
DENHAM SPRINGS – Students at Lewis Vincent Elementary enjoyed a famous guest on their campus last week.
The Livingston Parish Children’s Choir adds its contribution to the parish’s holiday festivities with its annual Christmas Concert, set for 7 p.m. at the Live Oak United Methodist Church in Watson.
On Nov. 19, Garry Lewis Properties in conjunction with Treads and Care Tire and Team Toyota proudly present Grand Country Junction’s Grand Ole Opry Show with Danny Harrell and the Nashville Edition Band backing up the Junction cast as they present some of your favorite songs by your beloved …
The Camp Moore Historical Association announces its annual Civil War Living History Encampment and Reenactment, which will be held on Saturday, Nov. 19, and Sunday, Nov. 20, 2016.
He looks like an ordinary 9-year-old boy but Ian Belgard of Denham Springs is already a show business veteran with credits alongside actors like Will Ferrell, Mary Steenburger, Mark Wahlberg and Jessica Biel.
Port Allen - “...we had averted our eyes for far too long, turning away from the ugly reality facing us as a nation. Let the world see what I’ve seen.” - Mamie Till Bradley
On Oct. 28, Live Oak Middle students were treated to a visit from Tamara Ellis Smith, author of “Another Kind of Hurricane,” as part of their “Washed in the Flood Unit.”