New Orleans Area for Nov. 23-29, 2012

The New Orleans Area calendar is a listing of events taking place in New Orleans from Nov. 23-30, 2012. It covers plays, shows, parties, family-oriented entertainment and everything in between.

To submit event and entertainment items for the calendar, email details to fun@theadvocate.com or fax to (225) 388-0351. Deadline noon Monday.

FRIDAY, NOV. 23

JUMP, JIVE & WAIL: THE MUSIC OF LOUIS PRIMA: 6 p.m. dinner seating, 8 p.m. show, Stage Door Canteen, National World War II Museum, 945 Magazine St., New Orleans. Featuring a cast of 10 who bring to life these legendary songs. http://www.nationalww2museum.org or (504) 528-1943.

WOLVES: 8 p.m., The Shadowbox Theatre, 2400 St. Claude Ave., New Orleans. (504) 523-9857. http://www.southernrep.com.

SATURDAY, NOV. 24

COVINGTON FARMER'S MARKET: 8 a.m.-noon, 600 Columbia St., Covington. Music by Amadee Frederick. http://www.cityofcovingtonla.com.

ART IN MOTION: 11 a.m.-5 p.m., New Orleans Healing Center, 2362 St. Claude Ave., New Orleans. Indoor artist market with fine art, crafts and fashion along with live demonstrations. For more information, email info@spuncrossroads.com.

JUMP, JIVE & WAIL: THE MUSIC OF LOUIS PRIMA: 6 p.m. dinner seating, 8 p.m. show, Stage Door Canteen, National World War II Museum, 945 Magazine St., New Orleans. Featuring a cast of 10 who bring to life these legendary songs. http://www.nationalww2museum.org or (504) 528-1943.

CRUISIN' NEW ORLEANS CAR SHOW: 7:30 p.m.-11 p.m., Historic French Market's Flea Market, 1235 N. Peters St., New Orleans. Antique, classic and hot rod vehicles. Free. (504) 232-3499.

WOLVES: 8 p.m., The Shadowbox Theatre, 2400 St. Claude Ave., New Orleans. (504) 523-9857. http://www.southernrep.com.

SUNDAY, NOV. 25

SALVAGE SUNDAY: 11 a.m.-3 p.m., Fatoush Restaurant, 2372 St. Claude Ave., New Orleans. Artists bring discarded materials back to life. See artists and craftspeople while enjoying an exotic belly dancing brunch. For more information, email info@spuncrossroads.com.

THE VICTORY BELLES PRESENT A SALUTE TO OUR HEROES: 11 a.m. buffet seating, Stage Door Canteen, National World War II Museum, 945 Magazine St., New Orleans. The vocal trio's musical journey salutes the military and homefront heroes in all eras. http://www.nationalww2museum.org.

WOLVES: 8 p.m., The Shadowbox Theatre, 2400 St. Claude Ave., New Orleans. (504) 523-9857. http://www.southernrep.com.

WEDNESDAY, NOV. 28

WHITE GLOVE WEDNESDAYS: 9 a.m.-noon, National World War II Museum, 945 Magazine St., New Orleans. Curator Eric Rivet leads a program on the uniforms and equipment used by the U.S. and Germany in World War II. Free with admission. (504) 528-1944, ext. 288. http://www.nationalww2museum.org.

THE VICTORY BELLES PRESENT MAGICAL MUSICAL CHRISTMAS: Noon buffet seating, Stage Door Canteen, National World War II Museum, 945 Magazine St., New Orleans. The vocal trio journey to the North Pole in search of Santa, singing all your favorite songs of the season along the way. Advance ticket purchase required. (504) 528-1943 or http://www.nationalww2museum.org.

LAGNIAPPE LECTURE: noon-1 p.m., H. Mortimer Favrot Orientation Center, National World War II Museum, 945 Magazine St., New Orleans. "Unit 731" presented by Walt Burgoyne. http://www.nationalww2museum.org or (504) 528-1944. ext. 229.

PUB QUIZ: 6 p.m.-7:30 p.m., Stage Door Canteen, National World War II Museum, 945 Magazine St., New Orleans. Test your knowledge on an array of topics including World War II. (504) 528-1940 or http://www.nationalww2museum.org.

ONGOING

LOUISIANA STATE MUSEUM-CABILDO: 751 Chartres St., New Orleans. "The Palm, the Pine and the Cypress: Newcomb Pottery of New Orleans," major exhibition of Newcomb art pottery. (504) 568-6968 or http://www.crt.state.la.us/museum/properties/cabildo.aspx.

ZEITGEIST MULTI-DISCIPLINARY ARTS CENTER: 1618 Oretha Castle Hailey Blvd., New Orleans. Film schedule: 5:30 p.m. and 9:30 p.m. through Sunday, Nov. 25, A Liar's Autobiography: The Untrue Story of Monty Python's Graham Chapman; 7:30 p.m., Least Among Saints, Friday through Sunday, Nov. 23-25 and Tuesday, Nov. 27. Big Boys Gone Bananas, 7:30 p.m. Monday, Nov. 26. $8, adults; $7, students and seniors; $6, Zietgeist members and children 16 and younger. http://www.zeitgeistinc.net or (504) 352-1150.

NATIONAL WORLD WAR II MUSEUM: 945 Magazine St., New Orleans. Guests Of The Third Reich: American POWs In Europe, through Feb. 3, 2013. http://www.nationalww2museum.org or (504) 528-1943.