Read columnist and photographer Steven Forster’s coverage of New Orleans’ social events at The New Orleans Advocate.
Events featured in this edition:
• Hello, boys and ghouls: Scaring up fun, and funds, for its job readiness programs, Goodwill Industries of Southeastern Louisiana Inc. hosted its annual Ghoulwill Ball in the Parish Room at the House of Blues.
• The Bronze Age: Callan Contemporary Gallery held an opening for David Borgerding’s exhibit, “Recent Sculpture,” a group of the artist’s latest work in bronze.
• Soulmates: Piano maestro Davell Crawford kicked off “The Legends Series” at Little Gem Saloon with Irma Thomas, Soul Queen of New Orleans. Part of the show featured an intimate conversation between Thomas, Crawford and the enraptured audience.