The museum's weekly event features music, performances, lectures, film screenings, family-friendly activities and more. 5:30 p.m. to 8 p.m.
The 40th annual Greek Festival features traditional Greek music, dance, food, pastries, Ouzo and more. There are games, canoeing on Bayou St. John and kids activities as well. At the Hellenic Cultural Center. Fri.-Sun. May 24-26
In the classic musical, Rose is an overbearing stage mom who drags daughters Baby June and Louise into show business as vaudeville is dying. Louise, a character based on Gypsy Rose Lee and her biography, is shy as a young girl, but she blossoms into a burlesque star. At Rivertown Theaters for the Performing Arts. Fri.-Sun. May 10-26 |
The NOLA Project sets the Shakespeare comedy in the American South at the turn of the 20th century in this outdoor production. Visit www.nolaproject.com for details. Tickets $12 general admission, $7 NOMA members, university students and children ages 7-17 on Wednesdays; $18 general admission, $10 NOMA members, university students and children ages 7-17 all other performances. 7 p.m.
The event features teas and sweets from throughout the African Diaspora. Admission $25. 3 p.m.
The New Orleans chapter of the American Hibiscus Society hosts the sale. Call (504) 289-2324 for details. People can submit flowers for judging from 8 a.m. to 11 a.m. The sale and exhibition is 1 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.
The spring recital celebrates the company's 50th anniversary. Free admission. 2 p.m.
Children of all ages can play with and learn from musicians at the free workshop. This week's workshop features the Johnny Vidacovich Trio. Free admission. 1 p.m. to 3 p.m.