The Week In Arts for March 17-March 23

A compilation of arts events for the week ahead.

SUNDAY, MARCH 17

  • YOUTH BALLET AUDITIONS: 12:30 p.m., registration; 1 p.m., auditions, Dancers’ Workshop, 10745 Linkwood Court. Intermediate level dancers ages 10-14 may audition for “A Midsummer Night’s Dream.” $5. (225) 766-8379.
  • LOUISIANA SINFONIETTA: 2 p.m., LSU School of Music Recital Hall, Dalrymple Drive. $15. http://louisianasinfonietta.org.
  • GODSPELL JR.: 2 p.m., Theatre Baton Rouge (formerly Baton Rouge Little Theater) Studio Theatre, 7155 Florida Blvd. Performance by Theatre Baton Rouge’s Young Actor’s Program. $15. (225) 924-6496 or http://www.brlt.org.
  • FIDDLER ON THE ROOF: 2 p.m., Baptist Collegiate Ministry Center, 3800 Highland Road. Dessert show. Proceeds benefit students doing mission work around the globe. $15.
  • CITY OF ANGELS: 2 p.m., Theatre Baton Rouge (formerly Baton Rouge Little Theater), 7155 Florida Blvd. A jazzy Hollywood musical. Sign language interpretation performance. $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.
  • 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 Phat Hat. Free. http://www.gonzalesla.com.
  • DEREK’S SONG — HERE’S TO LIFE: 3 p.m. and 7 p.m., Baton Rouge Community College Magnolia Performing Arts Pavilion, 5310 Florida Blvd. 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.
  • SOUL’D OUT SUNDAY: 7 p.m., Gallery Bohemia, 3774 Government St. Featuring Quiana Lynell. $5. http://gallerybohemia.com.
  • AUDITIONS FOR MOVE OVER, MRS. MARKHAM: 7 p.m., Theatre Baton Rouge (formerly Baton Rouge Little Theater), 7155 Florida Blvd. Please be familiar with the script as the audition will consist of scene work. (225) 924-6496 or http://www.brlt.org.

MONDAY, MARCH 18

  • MAD HATTER’S LUNCHEON AND FASHION SHOW: 9 a.m., Crowne Plaza Hotel, 4728 Constitution Ave. Silent auction, door prizes, hat contest. Proceeds benefit the Baton Rouge Symphony Orchestra. (225) 383-0500, ext. 105 or email br.symphony.league@gmail.com.
  • FIDDLER ON THE ROOF: 7 p.m., Baptist Collegiate Ministry Center, 3800 Highland Road. Proceeds benefit students doing mission work around the globe. $10; $5, students.
  • AUDITIONS FOR MOVE OVER, MRS. MARKHAM: 7 p.m., Theatre Baton Rouge (formerly Baton Rouge Little Theater), 7155 Florida Blvd. Please be familiar with the script as the audition will consist of scene work. (225) 924-6496 or http://www.brlt.org.
  • CHRISTOPHER O’RILEY RECITAL: 7:30 p.m., LSU School of Music Recital Hall, Dalrymple Drive. $28, general admission; $19, faculty, staff and seniors; $10, students. (225) 578-6941.

TUESDAY, MARCH 19

  • THE VAGINA MONOLOGUES: 6 p.m., silent auction; 7 p.m., performance, Manship Theatre, Shaw Center for the Arts, 100 Lafayette St. All proceeds will benefit the Sexual Trauma Awareness & Response Center (STAR) services. $25, general public; $20, seniors and students. http://www.manshiptheatre.org or (225) 344-0334.
  • LSU WIND ENSEMBLE CONCERT: 7:30 p.m., LSU Union Theater. $20, general public; $17, faculty/staff/seniors 65-plus; $12, LSU students (with ID). (225) 578-5128
  • BATON ROUGE CHORUS OF SWEET ADELINES INTERNATIONAL: 7:30 p.m., Trinity Lutheran Church, 10925 Florida Blvd. Free preview of the regional competition show to be presented in Houston. Refreshments will be served after the show.

WEDNESDAY, MARCH 20

  • LUNCHTIME LAGNIAPPE: noon, Capitol Park Museum, 660 N. Fourth St. Hilda Krousel will give a lecture titled “Landmarks and Monuments of Baton Rouge.” Bring your own lunch. Free. (225) 219-0726.

THURSDAY, MARCH 21

  • LEADERSHIP IN THE NEW NORMAL: 5 p.m.-7 p.m., 1882 House Chamber, Old State Capitol, 100 North Blvd. Lecture, reception and book signing with Lt. General Russel L. Honoré. Free (225) 342-0500.
  • SHOWCASE THE SPACE SOIRÉE: 5 p.m.-8 p.m., LSU Museum of Art, Shaw Center for the Arts, 100 Lafayette St. Food, fun, music and door prizes. Nineteen local vendors. Tickets required. http://www.lsu.edu/lsumoa or (225) 389-7200.
  • ROCK N ROWE THURSDAYS: 6 p.m.-9 p.m., Perkins Rowe Courtyard, Bluebonnet Boulevard. With music by Chase Tyler. Free.
  • 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.
  • TURN OF THE SCREW: 7:30 p.m., Claude L. Shaver Theatre, Music and Dramatic Arts Building, Dalrymple Drive, LSU. Performance by LSU Opera. $30, general; $20, LSU faculty, staff and seniors; $15, students. http://music.lsu.edu or (225) 578-5128.
  • BATON ROUGE SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA CONCERT: 7:30 p.m., River Center Theatre. Christopher O’Riley performing with the Baton Rouge Symphony Orchestra. Concert Conversation with Conductor Timothy Muffit at 6:30 p.m. $25-$55. http://www.brso.org or (225) 383-0500, ext. 100.

FRIDAY, MARCH 22

  • HARPIST EMILY MITCHELL: 7 p.m., Runnels Theater for the Performing Arts, 17255 S. Harrell’s Ferry Road. Part of the “Going for Baroque” Student Music Festival at Runnels School. Free. (225) 215-5706 or http://www.runnels.org.
  • TURN OF THE SCREW: 7:30 p.m., Claude L. Shaver Theatre, Music and Dramatic Arts Building, Dalrymple Drive, LSU. Performance by LSU Opera. $30, general; $20, LSU faculty, staff and seniors; $15, students. http://music.lsu.edu or (225) 578-5128.

SATURDAY, MARCH 23

  • DANCIN’ IN THE STREETS: 7 p.m., Perkins Rowe Great Hall. Fundraiser block party for Baton Rouge Ballet Theatre. Tickets are $25 until 5 p.m. Friday, March 22, or $35 at the door. (225) 766-8379 or http://www.brbt.org
  • COPPÉLIA: 7 p.m., Heymann Performing Arts Center, Lafayette. The Lafayette Ballet Theatre and international guest artists performing the full-length classical ballet in three acts. $20-$40. http://www.ticketmaster.com
  • TURN OF THE SCREW: 7:30 p.m., Claude L. Shaver Theatre, Music and Dramatic Arts Building, Dalrymple Drive, LSU. Performance by LSU Opera. $30, general; $20, LSU faculty, staff and seniors; $15, students. http://music.lsu.edu or (225) 578-5128.

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