Junebug Productions presents Power of the Black Feminine, a curated evening of original works performed by Marguerite Hemmings, Rebecca Mwase and KM Dance Project. We invite audiences to explore the lived experiences of black women and the many conflicts around beauty, image, power and liberation. #PoweroftheBlackFeminine
The Birdfoot Festival will fill the Contemporary Arts Center of New Orleans May 30–June 2nd with its annual celebration of dynamic live chamber music as part of its residency partnership with the CAC. Celebrating its sixth season, Birdfoot Festival has gained an enthusiastic following and won glowing ... Read more
During this conversation, The Helis Foundation Chief Curator Andrea Andersson, Chair of the Department of Social Science and Cultural Studies at Pratt Institute Macarena Gómez-Barris, and experimental poet, playwright, and labor activist, Rodrigo Toscano come together to discuss Cecilia Vicuña’s About to Happen and the economic disparities and environmental ... Read more
Foreign to Myself is the latest work from the critically-acclaimed New Orleans theater company, Goat in the Road Productions. Following research into the history and science of trauma, the company has created this richly-tapestried performance that explores the many ways veterans remember how to navigate the world, and the inherent difficulties of recovery. In ... Read more
Organized by Teens@CAC, Revoir: To See Again presents work that examines the relationship between memory—individual and collective—and identity.
An exhibition about personal and social histories and the ways they inform contemporary self-presentation, Revoir: To See Again asks Who am I? as a response to Where did I come from?. While some ... Read more
Finding Common Ground is a recently-released documentary exploring “traditional ecological knowledge” and its importance in planning for coastal restoration in Louisiana’s Mississippi River Delta.
Award-winning documentary producer Kevin McCaffrey teamed up with co-Executive Producer Dr. Robert “Bob” Thomas, Director of Loyola University’s Center for Environmental Communication, to produce this rich ... Read more