7 p.m. Sat.
Mahalia Jackson Theatre, 801 N. Rampart St., 523-6530; www.lpomusic.com
Following the Thursday reopening concert featuring New Orleans jazz and R&B musicians, local fine arts organizations stage a fine arts event at the Mahalia featuring internationally renowned violinst Itzhak Perman (pictured), members of the New York and San Francisco ballets and more special guests. Carlos Miguel Prieto conducts the LPO. A gala dinner follows the event at the Ritz-Carlton. Call for further information. Tickets $30-$100.