NOLA Nerdlesque

November 3, 2017

NOLA Nerdlesque is a two-day performance festival that celebrates and satirizes pop culture and nerdy properties. Performers from across the country will take part in four themed burlesque revues, based on different genres and characters.  

Nerdlesque is a form of burlesque that parodies pop culture, particularly beloved geeky territories... Read more →

Past Shows

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 ... Read more

GiveNOLA Day

May 2, 2017

Support the CAC on GiveNOLA Day, our community’s 24-hour online giving event hosted by the Greater New Orleans Foundation.

Your gift on Tuesday, May 2, 2017 allows us to present exciting contemporary artforms, provide access to arts education, and engage diverse and vibrant communities through public programs.

Schedule your gift ... Read more

Get Your Art On

March 25, 2017

Get Your Art On, an afternoon of art-making for military service members and veterans, their families, and the community at large is presented in conjunction with the upcoming performance of Goat in the Road’s Foreign to Myself, May 18–21, 2017.

The arts have the power to bring people together and ... Read more

Masterclass with zoe | juniper

September 17, 2016

Alongside zoe | juniper, participants explore musicality, and the visual and physical metaphors in both improvisational and structured forms.


Clear & Sweet was commissioned through the National Performance Network's Creation Fund. Lead funding was also provided by the New England Foundation for the Arts' National Dance Project, MAP Fund, 4Culture ... Read more

2016 Limited Edition Artwork Unveiling

Collectors Club Print & Silver Circle Sculpture
September 8, 2016

Join us as we unveil our 2016 Collectors Club Print, If I Should Ever Return Home by Valerie Corradetti, and our 2016 Silver Circle Sculpture, Glyphic Figure by Marianne Desmarais.

These limited edition works by Louisiana artists were commissioned exclusively for the CAC’s 40th Anniversary Season. Meet the artists, view their ... Read more