The Week In Arts for March 10-March 16

A compilation of arts events for the week ahead.

SUNDAY, MARCH 10

BRUSH WITH BURDEN ART SHOW: 1 p.m.-4 p.m., Burden Orangerie, 4560 Essen Lane. Juried art competition with more than 100 pieces of original art by Louisiana and other Southern artists. Free.

CITY OF ANGELS: 2 p.m., Theatre Baton Rouge (formerly Baton Rouge Little Theater), 7155 Florida Blvd. A jazzy Hollywood musical. $27, adults; $23, groups of 10 or more; $14, students. (225) 924-6496 or http://www.brlt.org.

RISING WATER: 2 p.m., Studio Theatre, Music and Dramatic Arts Building, Dalrymple Drive, LSU. A Swine Palace Production. $15-$28. (225) 578-3527 or http://www.swinepalace.org.

SKIPPYJON JONES: 2 p.m., Manship Theatre, Shaw Center for the Arts, 100 Lafayette St. Based on the children’s book. $15. (225) 344-0334 or http://www.manshiptheatre.org.

GALLERY TALK: 2 p.m., LSU Museum of Art, Shaw Center for the Arts, 100 Lafayette St. Peter Shire will discuss his exhibit Practically Absurd. Free with Museum admission. (225) 389-7200.

AMADEUS: 2 p.m., Pasqua Theater, 823 Felicity St., Gonzales. Performance by Ascension Community Theatre. $15-$30. (225) 647-1230 or http://www.ascensioncommunitytheatre.org.

MUSIC IN THE PARK: 2 p.m.-5 p.m., Jambalaya Park, 1015 E. Cornerview, Gonzales. Featuring 90 Degrees West. Free. http://www.gonzalesla.com.

LILLY’S PURPLE PLASTIC PURSE: 2 p.m. Reilly Theatre, LSU. A Playmakers of Baton Rouge production. $15. (225) 578-6996 or http://www.playmakersbr.org.

NOISES OFF: 2 p.m., Rivertown Theater for the Performing Arts, 325 Minor St., Kenner. http://www.rivertowntheaters.com or (504) 461-9475.

THE BUDDY HOLLY STORY: 3 p.m., Jefferson Performing Arts Center, 400 Phlox St., Metairie. Adults, $30; seniors 65+, $27; Students with valid ID, $20; children 12 and younger, $15. (504) 885-2000 or http://jpas.org.

MUSIC SHELTERS THE SOUL: 4 p.m., First United Methodist Church, 930 North Blvd. Benefit concert for the Baton Rouge Food Bank featuring soprano Tiffany Bostic Brown and bass Terrance Brown. Free. Donations benefit the Food Bank. (225) 383-4777 or http://www.firstmethodist.org.

AUDITIONS FOR CHAPTER TWO: 4 p.m.-5:30 p.m., Playmakers Theater, 19106 Playmakers Road, Covington. Show runs May 10-26. Prepare for a cold read and perhaps with a preference for the part desired. (985) 893-1671.

CABARET MONTH AT MID CITY THEATRE: 6 p.m., Mid City Theatre, 3540 Toulouse St., New Orleans. M.I. Scoggin’s “Soiree Edith Piaf.” $15. (504) 488-1460.

THE MONEY BOX: 6 p.m., Marquette Theatre, Loyola University, New Orleans. Premiere of Ricky Graham’s musical. $12, general admission; $8, seniors, Loyola faculty, staff and students. (504) 865-2074.

EXTENSIONS: 7 p.m., 4569 North Blvd., Suite 101. Performance by the Artz Performance Academy. A portion of the proceeds benefits Baton Rouge AIDS Society. http://www.theartzpa.com or email theartzperformanceacademy@gmail.com.

MONDAY, MARCH 11

AUDITIONS FOR CHAPTER TWO: 7 p.m.-8:30 p.m., Playmakers Theater, 19106 Playmakers Road, Covington. Show runs May 10-26. Prepare for a cold read and perhaps with a preference for the part desired. (985) 893-1671.

LSU CINEMA FOR THE EARS CONCERT: 7:30 p.m., New Band Hall, off Highland Road, LSU. Free. (225) 578-5128 or http://music.lsu.edu.

TUESDAY, MARCH 12

ORGAN RECITAL: 7 p.m., St. Aloysius Church, 2025 Stuart Ave. Samuel Liègeon, young artist in residence at St. Louis Cathedral, will perform a recital titled “Led by the Spirit.” Free. (225) 343-6657.

RISING WATER: 7:30 p.m., Studio Theatre, Music and Dramatic Arts Building, Darlymple Drive, LSU. A Swine Palace Production. $15-$28. (225) 578-3527 or http://www.swinepalace.org.

DANÚ: 7:30 p.m., Manship Theatre, Shaw Center for the Arts, 100 Lafayette St. $40-$65. Authentic Irish music. (225) 344-0334 or http://www.manshiptheatre.org.

WEDNESDAY, MARCH 13

LUNCHTIME LAGNIAPPE: noon, Capitol Park Museum, 660 N. Fourth St. Curator Polly Rolman-Smith will give a lecture titled “Louisiana’s Contributions to Advancements in Medicine.” Bring your own lunch. Free. (225) 219-0726.

RISING WATER: 7:30 p.m., Studio Theatre, Music and Dramatic Arts Building, Dalrymple Drive, LSU. A Swine Palace production. $15-$28. (225) 578-3527 or http://www.swinepalace.org.

THURSDAY, MARCH 14

AMADEUS: 7 p.m., Pasqua Theater, 823 Felicity St., Gonzales. Performance by Ascension Community Theatre. $15-$30. (225) 647-1230 or http://www.ascensioncommunitytheatre.org.

DEREK’S SONG — HERE’S TO LIFE: 7 p.m., Magnolia Performing Arts Pavilion, 5310 Florida Blvd., Baton Rouge Community College. A program by Debbie Allen celebrating the life of Derek Gordon, late executive director of the Arts Council of Greater Baton Rouge. $20. (225) 344-0334 or http://www.manshiptheatre.org.

FIDDLER ON THE ROOF: 7 p.m., Baptist Collegiate Ministry Center, 3800 Highland Road. All proceeds benefit students doing mission work around the globe. $10; $5, students. http://www.lsubcm.org/fiddler.html or (225) 343-0408.

THE GLASS MENDACITY: 7 p.m., Eunice Players’ Theatre, 121 S. Second St., Eunice. Performance of the comedy. http://www.euniceplayers.blogspot.com.

CITY OF ANGELS: 7:30 p.m., Theatre Baton Rouge (formerly Baton Rouge Little Theater), 7155 Florida Blvd. A jazzy Hollywood musical. $27, adults; $23, groups of 10 or more; $14, students. (225) 924-6496 or http://www.brlt.org.

BATON ROUGE BALLET THEATRE SPRING CONCERT: 7:30 p.m., River Center Theatre for the Performing Arts. $30-$35; $20, groups of 10 or more. http://www.ticketmaster.com or (225) 766-8379.

RISING WATER: 7:30 p.m., Studio Theatre, Music and Dramatic Arts Building, Dalrymple Drive, LSU. A Swine Palace Production. $15-$28. (225) 578-3527 or http://www.swinepalace.org.

FRIDAY, MARCH 15

PETER PAN: 6 p.m., Hahnville High School. Presented by the school’s theater department. $10, adults; $5, students. http://www.hhspeterpan.eventbrite.com.

DEREK’S SONG — HERE’S TO LIFE: 7 p.m., Magnolia Performing Arts Pavilion, 5310 Florida Blvd., Baton Rouge Community College. A program by Debbie Allen celebrating the life of Derek Gordon, late executive director of the Arts Council of Greater Baton Rouge. $20. (225) 344-0334 or http://www.manshiptheatre.org.

THE GLASS MENDACITY: 7 p.m., Eunice Players’ Theatre, 121 S. Second St., Eunice. Performance of the comedy. http://www.euniceplayers.blogspot.com.

THE DIARY OF ANNE FRANK: 7 p.m., Grand Opera House of the South, 505 N. Parkerson Ave., Crowley. $10-$12. (337) 785-0440 or http://www.thegrandoperahouse.org.

GODSPELL, JR.: 7:30 p.m., Theatre Baton Rouge Studio Theatre, 7155 Florida Blvd. The Young Actors Program’s annual musical. $15. (225) 924-6496 or http://www.brlt.org.

THE MONEY BOX: 6 p.m., Marquette Theatre, Loyola University, New Orleans. Premiere of Ricky Graham’s musical. $12, general admission; $8, seniors, Loyola faculty, staff and students. (504) 865-2074.

SATURDAY, MARCH 16

DOUBLE REED DAY: 2 p.m.-10 p.m., LSU School of Music, Dalrymple Drive. Featuring internationally-known guest artists, master classes, reed making classes and grand finale performance.

DEREK’S SONG-HERE’S TO LIFE: 3 p.m. and 7 p.m., Magnolia Performing Arts Pavilion, 5310 Florida Blvd., Baton Rouge Community College. A program by Debbie Allen celebrating the life of Derek Gordon, late executive director of the Arts Council of Greater Baton Rouge. $20. (225) 344-0334 or http://www.manshiptheatre.org.

PETER PAN: 6 p.m., Hahnville High School. Presented by the school’s theater department. $10, adults; $5, students. http://www.hhspeterpan.eventbrite.com.

THE DIARY OF ANNE FRANK: 7 p.m., Grand Opera House of the South, 505 N. Parkerson Ave., Crowley. $10-$12. (337) 785-0440 or http://www.thegrandoperahouse.org.

GODSPELL, JR.: 7:30 p.m., Theatre Baton Rouge Studio Theatre, 7155 Florida Blvd. The Young Actors Program’s annual musical. $15. (225) 924-6496 or http://www.brlt.org.

THE MONEY BOX: 6 p.m., Marquette Theatre, Loyola University, New Orleans. Premiere of Ricky Graham’s musical. $12, general admission; $8, seniors, Loyola faculty, staff and students. (504) 865-2074.

News Features staff

Editor’s note: This story was changed on March 11, 2013 to correct the name of the play The Money Box.