8 p.m. Fri.-Sat., March 27-28
Mahalia Jackson Theater, 801 N. Rampart St., 522-0996; www.nobadance.com
The Houston Ballet celebrates the legendary last queen of France, Marie Antoinette. Perfect for the New Orleans Ballet Association's return to the Mahalia, the three-act modern ballet features a huge troupe and lavish set. New Orleans native Mireille Hassenboehler dances the lead role. Tickets $10-$100.