Conversation: À Propos with Big Class

Featuring Doug Keller, Kyley Pulphus, & Kortney Morrow from Big Class April 5, 2017

À Propos is a series of events that will be featuring each month a different non-profit organization based in the New Orleans metro-area. During that evening, an organization will present and share their history, milestones, anecdotes, and upcoming projects with the audience.

Conversations will be followed by a Q&A session with wine and snacks. 

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Film-Screening: MODERN TIMES

April 9, 2017

Drawing parallels to Nufonia Must Fall—a story about a miniature robot puppet falling in love with a human—the CAC will screen Charlie Chaplin’s classic comedy, Modern Times.

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Conversation: Comics, Graphic Novels, and Inclusivity

Kid Koala, Marisa Stotter, Edgardo Miranda-Rodriguez, & LeSean Thomas April 13, 2017

Part of the Nufonia Must Fall Schedule of Events

Featuring Kid Koala, Maria Stotter (She Makes Comics), Edgardo Miranda-Rodriguez (Somos Arte, Darryl Makes Comics), and LeSean Thomas (Black Dynamite, The Boondocks) this panel discussion brings together a wide range of creators to examine the power of comics and graphic novels, and the importance of inclusivity. The discussion will be moderated by artist Soraya Jean­-Louis McElroy.

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Dance Afterparty with DJ Kid Koala

April 15, 2017

Part of the Nufonia Must Fall Schedule of Events

Kid Koala is a world-renowned scratch DJ, music producer, and award winning graphic novelist. He has released four solo albums on Ninja Tune, the most recent being 12 bit Blues. He has also released two graphic novels: Nufonia Must Fall and Space Cadet. He has also been involved in such collaborations as Gorillaz, Deltron 3030, and The Slew.

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An Evening with Shalita Grant

May 12, 2017

The CAC presents An Evening with Shalita Grant

The Juilliard-trained and Tony Award-nominated theater and television actress performs the standards in an intimate cabaret show. This one-of-a-kind evening will benefit the CAC’s Performing Arts Season, which will be announced to event patrons.
7pm         Hors d’oeuvres and cocktails
8pm         Performance by Shalita Grant 
9:30pm    Afterparty 
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CAC Summer Arts Camp 2017

Our City, Our World
July 10, 2017 to August 4, 2017

Our City, Our World

CAC Summer Arts Camp 2017 aims to inspire, encourage, and celebrate the creativity of campers through the powerful combination of books and art. Each week campers explore a different story that teaches them to appreciate themselves, their communities, and the world around them. Through music, visual arts, theater, culinary arts, and dance, campers expand their palates, giving voice to individual expression, culminating in a weekly Friday showcase that is open to family and friends.

Ages: 6 through 14

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Past Programs