The Victory Belles perform patriotic tunes and music from the songbooks of George M. Cohan and Irving Berlin. Brunch show $55
Memphis’ Nots has only a handful of Goner Records singles to its name (“Fix/Modern” is the latest), but the all-female power trio is making noise — lots and lots of noise. Dummy Dumpster, Black Abba and DJ 9ris 9ris open at 9 p.m. at Saturn Bar. | Wed. Aug. 27
Singer/songwriter Paul Sanchez’s musical adaptation of Dan Baum’s portrait of nine New Orleanians premieres as a musical production (expanding on the concert version with the addition of a theatrical narrative) starring Michael Cerveris, Bryan Batt and a host of local musicians. At 8 p.m. at Le Petit Theatre du Vieux Carre. | Wed.-Fri. Aug. 27-29
At The Cannery, 15 Emerging chefs from New Orleans' esteemed new restaurants compete with small food dishes to be named Gambit's emerging chef and win an $1000 prize.http://www.bestofneworleans.com/chefs
Nonprofit visual and performing arts organizations gather to boost the New Orleans art community.
Three short stories are read to background music by The Incense Merchants.