Puentes New Orleans and Evacuteer seek bilingual volunteers to assist the Spanish-speaking population in the case of mandatory evacuations in New Orleans during hurricane season. Email Luis Behrhorst at email@example.com for details.
Young local and regional singers perform opera and Broadway songs.
Remy Dee directs a burlesque performance based on Tim Burton's animated holiday movie.
Attendees enjoy seasonal cocktails by 48 local bartenders, hors d'oeuvres and music by John Lisi and Delta Funk. Tickets $40.
Mikko, Diana Shortez, Gambit founder Gary Esolen and Donald Lewis present a staged reading of poet Galway Kinnell’s The Book of Nightmares, a 1973 collection largely focused on the Vietnam War. Kinnell, a Navy veteran, civil rights worker (once arrested in Hammond, Louisiana) and Pulitzer Prize winner, died in October. At 8 p.m. at Lost Love Lounge. | Thu. Dec. 18
The musical version of Baby and Johnny's summer romance features songs from the film and original choreography. Tickets start at $35.