Steven Forster’s Party Central

Read columnist and photographer Steven Forster’s coverage of New Orleans’ social events at The Advocate.

Events featured in the Aug. 18th edition of The New Orleans Advocate:

• Bodacious Burlesque: Burlesque queens and royalty-in-training showed off their moves when the New Orleans School of Burlesque held its student showcase at the Allways Lounge.

• Dirty Linen After Hours: The Royal Street art crawl, Dirty Linen, boasted something new this year — Lux Lounge at Latrobe’s on Royal Street, where the Arts Council held its post-event fundraiser.

• Second Saturday on St. Claude: Barrister’s Gallery held an opening for Rachel David’s exhibit of iron sculpture, “Sitting Prone,” one of the Second Saturday gallery openings organ-ized by the St. Claude Arts District.

Party Central photos:

Second Saturday on St. Claude

Dirty Linen After Hours

Bodacious Burlesque