Opulent and muscular, RAGTIME the Musical unpacks and remixes the birth of the moving picture, the Harlem Renaissance, and the American tradition of armed insurrection as a tool to combat tyranny and oppression. Performances Friday through Sunday, August 5-21, all shows at 8pm. The performances are free to the public, and a very limited number of seats are available for reservations online.
Helen Jane Long is an award-winning film composer whose musicology brings indie culture to classical and soundtrack music. This one-time Warner Bros. composer left it all behind to create her own record label, publishing company and destiny. Her signature sound is cinematic classical and she’s kicking and dragging it into the future with her stunning fourth release, “Identity”. Tickets: $30/$20 Students & Seniors, available online now.
The Marigny Opera Ballet: dancing in New Orleans for two full seasons of premieres, awards and sold-out houses. This season. take advantage of special subscription prices to enjoy three full programs of dance and music. Now available online: Friday Subscription (11/18/16; 2/10/17; 4/14/17); Saturday Subscription (11/19/16; 2/11/17; 4/15/17); Sunday Subscription (11/20/16; 2/12/17; 4/16/17).