New Orleans calendar for June 21, 2013

Photo by JEFFREY DUPUIS -- The New Orleans Suspects -- The New Orleans Suspects and Mark Stone Band perform  at 10 p.m. Friday at Tipitina's in New Orleans. Show caption
Photo by JEFFREY DUPUIS -- The New Orleans Suspects -- The New Orleans Suspects and Mark Stone Band perform at 10 p.m. Friday at Tipitina's in New Orleans.

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FRIDAY, JUNE 21

  • SNOW WHITE: 10 a.m. and 11:30 a.m., Rivertown Theaters for the Performing Arts Lagniappe Stage, 325 Minor St., Kenner. $8. (504) 461-9475 or (504) 468-7221 or http://www.RivertownTheaters.com.
  • FRIDAY NIGHTS AT NOMA: 5 p.m., New Orleans Museum of Art, 1 Collins Diboll Circle, City Park, New Orleans. Art You Can Eat. (504) 658-4100 or http://noma.org.
  • CONCERTS IN THE COURTYARD FEATURING HELEN GILLET: 5:30 p.m., doors open; 6 p.m., music, The Historic New Orleans Collection, 533 Royal St., New Orleans. Admission includes three complimentary beverages. Guests must be 21 or older to enter. $10; free for THNOC members. http://www.hnoc.org.
  • RECEPTION: 6 p.m.-9 p.m., The Foundation, 608 Julia St., New Orleans. Reception for artist Layla Messkoub. Proceeds from the exhibition will be donated to CASA (Court Appointed Special Advocates) for abused and neglected children. Drinks and musical stylings of Ju$t Kapital. http://www.foundationgallerynola.com or (504) 568-0955.
  • TWO ON TAP: 6 p.m., dinner seating; 8 p.m., show, Stage Door Canteen, National World War II Museum, 945 Magazine St., New Orleans. Melissa Giattino and Ron DeStefano combine live vocals with Broadway-caliber tap dance. (504) 528-1943 or http://www.nationalww2museum.org.
  • SUNSET AT THE LANDING: 6 p.m.-9 p.m., Columbia Street, downtown Covington. Outdoor concert featuring The Smoking Time Jazz Club and Kra Konnection. Bring chairs and refreshments.
  • A STRADIVARIUS FOR THE PEOPLE: 7 p.m., The Civic Theater, 510 O’Keefe Ave., New Orleans. World-renowned Italian violinist Matteo Fedeli will perform a classical concert on a Grand Stradivarius violin. All proceeds benefit the American Italian Cultural Center of New Orleans. A reception held in the musician’s honor will follow at the AICC, 537 S. Peters St., New Orleans. $25-$125. (504) 522-7294.
  • HELL’S BELLES: 8 p.m., Mid City Theatre, 3540 Toulouse St., New Orleans. $25. http://www.eventbrite.com.
  • SPAMALOT: 8 p.m., Rivertown Theaters for the Performing Arts, 325 Minor St., Kenner. $30-$35. http://www.rivertowntheaters.com.
  • SANCTIFIED: 8 p.m., Anthony Bean Community Theater, 1333 S. Carrollton Ave., New Orleans. $20, adults; $18, students and seniors. (504) 862-7529 or http://www.anthonybeantheater.com.
  • TULANE UNIVERSITY LITTLE LYRIC THEATRE PRESENTS PETER: 11 a.m. and 2 p.m., Dixon Recital Hall, Tulane campus, New Orleans. $10. (504) 862-3214.
  • DWIGHT BELL’S HIP-HOP DANCE TOUR: 6:30 p.m., registration; 7 p.m., workshop, Passion Dance Center, 2619 Dreux Ave., New Orleans. $20, advance; $25, door. (504) 284-3955.
  • UPSTAIRS: 7 p.m., Cafe Istanbul, 2372 St. Claude Ave., New Orleans. A new musical about the 1973 arson fire at the UpStairs Lounge in New Orleans. $35. http://neworleanshealingcenter.org.
  • THE NEW ORLEANS SHAKESPEARE FESTIVAL: 7:30 p.m., The Merry Wives of Windsor ; 10 p.m., The Shakespearean Jazz Show, Tulane University’s Lupin Theater, New Orleans. http://NewOrleansShakespeare.tulane.edu or (504) 865-5106.
  • NEW ORLEANS PRIDE ALL WHITE AND FIFTY SHADES OF GREY: 10 p.m., Therapy Wine Lounge, 3001 Tulane Ave., New Orleans. Pride 2013 Lesbian All White Party. (504) 784-0054.

SATURDAY, JUNE 22

  • COVINGTON FARMER’S MARKET: 8 a.m.-noon, 609 N. Columbia St., Covington. Music by Keenan Knight, fresh produce, seafood, meat and dairy products, herbs, baked goods, tamales, plants, crafts and more. http://www.covingtonfarmersmarket.org.
  • STAGE DOOR IDOL-OPEN AUDITIONS: 10 a.m.-noon, Stage Door Canteen, National World War II Museum, 945 Magazine St., New Orleans. Prepare to sing a song a cappella that was written, recorded or is in the style of the 1940s. Open to ages 17 and older. (504) 528-1944, ext. 267 or http://www.nationalww2museum.org.
  • SUMMER BOOK FESTIVAL: noon–3:30 p.m., 533 Royal St., New Orleans. The Historic New Orleans Collection’s book festival showcases its latest releases and those of four regional publishing companies, both fiction and nonfiction. Free and open to the public. (504) 523-4662.
  • THE CIVIL WAR COMES TO BARATARIA: 1 p.m., Barataria Preserve of Jean Lafitte National Historical Park and Preserve, 6588 Barataria Blvd., Marrero. Ranger talk. (504) 689-3690, ext. 10 or http://www.nps.gov/jela.
  • BIG EASY ROLLERGIRLS HOME BOUT: 4:30 p.m., UNO Lakefront Arena, 6801 Franklin Ave., New Orleans. Big Easy Rollergirls host Slaughterhouse Roller Derby. $5-$10. http://arena.uno.edu.
  • SAN ANTONIO TALONS AT NEW ORLEANS VOODOO: 7 p.m., New Orleans Arena, Howard Avenue, New Orleans. http://www.neworleansarena.com.
  • MOONLIGHT HIKE AND SNOW AND ICE: 8 p.m., Northlake Nature Center, 23135 La. 190, Mandeville. A one mile stroll under the moonlight with ice treats. Bring a flashlight. $5, nonmembers; free, members. (985) 626-1238.
  • BOURBON & BURLESQUE: 8 p.m.-11 p.m., The Contemporary Arts Center, 900 Camp St., New Orleans. Fundraiser for the CAC. $60, general admission; $30, CAC members. (504) 528-3800.
  • TULANE UNIVERSITY LITTLE LYRIC THEATRE PRESENTS PETER: 11 a.m. and 2 p.m., Dixon Recital Hall, Tulane campus, New Orleans. $10. (504) 862-3214.
  • TWO ON TAP: 6 p.m., dinner seating; 8 p.m., show, Stage Door Canteen, National World War II Museum, 945 Magazine St., New Orleans. Melissa Giattino and Ron DeStefano combine live vocals with Broadway-caliber tap dance. (504) 528-1943 or http://www.nationalww2museum.org.
  • RECEPTION TO MEET ARTIST ALI GOLKAR: 6 p.m.-8 p.m., Martin Lawrence Galleries, 433 Royal St., New Orleans. RSVP, (504) 299-9055.
  • THE NEW ORLEANS SHAKESPEARE FESTIVAL: 7:30 p.m., The Merry Wives of Windsor ; 10 p.m., The Shakespearean Jazz Show, Tulane University’s Lupin Theater, New Orleans. http://NewOrleansShakespeare.tulane.edu or (504) 865-5106.
  • HELL’S BELLES: 8 p.m., Mid City Theatre, 3540 Toulouse St., New Orleans. $25. http://www.eventbrite.com.
  • SPAMALOT: 8 p.m., Rivertown Theaters for the Performing Arts, 325 Minor St., Kenner. $30-$35. http://www.rivertowntheaters.com.
  • SANCTIFIED: 8 p.m., Anthony Bean Community Theater, 1333 S. Carrollton Ave., New Orleans. $20, adults; $18, students and seniors. (504) 862-7529. http://www.anthonybeantheater.com.
  • UPSTAIRS: 7 p.m., Cafe Istanbul, 2372 St. Claude Ave., New Orleans. A new musical about the 1973 arson fire at the UpStairs Lounge in New Orleans. $35. http://neworleanshealingcenter.org.

SUNDAY, JUNE 23

  • 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 CIVIL WAR COMES TO BARATARIA: 1 p.m., Barataria Preserve of Jean Lafitte National Historical Park and Preserve, 6588 Barataria Blvd., Marrero. Ranger talk. (504) 689-3690, ext. 10 or http://www.nps.gov/jela.
  • STAGE DOOR IDOL — OPEN AUDITIONS: 4 p.m.-5:30 p.m., Stage Door Canteen, National World War II Museum, 945 Magazine St., New Orleans. Prepare to sing a song a cappella that was written, recorded or is in the style of the 1940s. Open to ages 17 and older. (504) 528-1944, ext. 267 or http://www.nationalww2museum.org.
  • TWO ON TAP: 11:45 a.m. buffet seating, Stage Door Canteen, National World War II Museum, 945 Magazine St., New Orleans. Melissa Giattino and Ron DeStefano combine live vocals with Broadway-caliber tap dance. (504) 528-1943 or http://www.nationalww2museum.org.
  • HELL’S BELLES: 6 p.m., Mid City Theatre, 3540 Toulouse St., New Orleans. $25. http://www.eventbrite.com.
  • SPAMALOT: 2 p.m., Rivertown Theaters for the Performing Arts, 325 Minor St., Kenner. $30-$35. http://www.rivertowntheaters.com.
  • SANCTIFIED: 3 p.m., Anthony Bean Community Theater, 1333 S. Carrollton Ave., New Orleans. $20, adults; $18, students and seniors. (504) 862-7529. http://www.anthonybeantheater.com.
  • THE NEW ORLEANS SHAKESPEARE FESTIVAL: 7:30 p.m., Tulane University’s Lab Theater, New Orleans. Performance of The Complete Works of Williams Shakespeare (abridged). http://NewOrleansShakespeare.tulane.edu or (504) 865-5106.
  • THE NEW ORLEANS SHAKESPEARE FESTIVAL: 1:30 p.m., The Merry Wives of Windsor ; 5 p.m., The Shakespearean Jazz Show, Tulane University’s Lupin Theater, New Orleans. http://NewOrleansShakespeare.tulane.edu or (504) 865-5106.
  • UPSTAIRS: 7 p.m., Cafe Istanbul, 2372 St. Claude Ave., New Orleans. A new musical about the 1973 arson fire at the UpStairs Lounge in New Orleans. $35. http://neworleanshealingcenter.org.

MONDAY, JUNE 24

  • SNOW WHITE: 10 a.m. and 11:30 a.m., Rivertown Theaters for the Performing Arts Lagniappe Stage, 325 Minor St., Kenner. $8. (504) 461-9475 or (504) 468-7221 or http://www.RivertownTheaters.com.
  • STAGE DOOR IDOL — OPEN AUDITIONS: 5:30 p.m.-7 p.m., Stage Door Canteen, National World War II Museum, 945 Magazine St., New Orleans. Prepare to sing a song a cappella that was written, recorded or is in the style of the 1940s. Open to ages 17 and older. (504) 528-1944, ext. 267 or http://www.nationalww2museum.org.
  • PINTS & PLAYS: 7:30 p.m., The Rusty Nail, 1100 Constance St., New Orleans. Reading of The Jericho Tree by Southern Rep Theatre. Free. http://www.southernrep.com.
  • UPSTAIRS: 8 p.m., Cafe Istanbul, 2372 St. Claude Ave., New Orleans. A new musical about the 1973 arson fire at the UpStairs Lounge in New Orleans. Proceeds from the special Monday performance benefit the NOLA LGBTQ Community. $35. http://neworleanshealingcenter.org.

TUESDAY, JUNE 25

  • SNOW WHITE: 10 a.m. and 11:30 a.m., Rivertown Theaters for the Performing Arts Lagniappe Stage, 325 Minor St., Kenner. $8. (504) 461-9475 or (504) 468-7221 or http://www.RivertownTheaters.com.
  • DINNER WITH A CURATOR: 6:30 p.m.-8:30 p.m., buffet seating, Stage Door Canteen, National World War II Museum, 945 Magazine St., New Orleans. Toni Kiser presents “War Time Weddings.” http://www.nationalww2museum.org or (504) 528-1944, ext. 213.
  • THE NEW ORLEANS SHAKESPEARE FESTIVAL: 7:30 p.m., Tulane University’s Lab Theater, New Orleans. Performance of The Complete Works of Williams Shakespeare (abridged). http://NewOrleansShakespeare.tulane.edu or (504) 865-5106.

WEDNESDAY, JUNE 26

  • SNOW WHITE: 10 a.m. and 11:30 a.m., Rivertown Theaters for the Performing Arts Lagniappe Stage, 325 Minor St., Kenner. $8. (504) 461-9475 or (504) 468-7221 or http://www.RivertownTheaters.com.
  • THE VICTORY BELLES PRESENT A SALUTE TO OUR HEROES: 11:45 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.
  • 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.
  • WEDNESDAYS ON THE POINT RIVERFRONT FESTIVAL: 6 p.m.-9 p.m., 200 Morgan St., riverside where the Algiers Ferry Terminal meets the levee. Live music by The New Orleans Suspects and The Mumbles. Arts and crafts vendors and food. Free. (504) 362-6436.
  • 6X6 NEW PLAY SLAM: 7:30 p.m., Mid-City Theatre, 3540 Toulouse St., New Orleans. Presented by Southern Rep. $10. http://www.southernrep.com.
  • THE NEW ORLEANS SHAKESPEARE FESTIVAL: 7:30 p.m., Tulane University’s Lab Theater, New Orleans. Performance of The Complete Works of Williams Shakespeare (abridged). http://NewOrleansShakespeare.tulane.edu or (504) 865-5106.

THURSDAY, JUNE 27

  • THURSDAYS AT TWILIGHT SERIES: 5 p.m., gates open; 6 p.m., performance begins, New Orleans Botanical Garden, City Park, 1 Palm Drive, New Orleans. With Symphony Chorus of New Orleans. $10, adults; $3, children ages 5-12. http://www.neworleanscitypark/garden.

ONGOING

  • CALLAN CONTEMPORARY: 518 Julia St., New Orleans. Gallery hours: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday. Creeper Lagoon by John Folsom, through Saturday, July 27. (504) 525-0518 or http://www.callancontemporary.com.
  • CONTEMPORARY ARTS CENTER: 900 Camp St., New Orleans. After You’ve Been Burned by Hot Soup You Blow in Your Yogurt by Margot Herster, through Aug. 18. Chalmatia (shall-MAY-shuh)-A Fictional Place Down the Road, through Sept. 8. A Woman’s Work by Women in Film & Television (WIFT), on view June 24-July 28. (504) 528-3800.
  • D.O.C.S. A STUDIO GALLERY OF CONTEMPORARY ART: 709 Camp St., New Orleans, (504) 524-3936. http://www.docsgallery.com. Gallery hours: 11 a.m.-5 p.m., Tuesday-Saturday. Annual group exhibition, So Much Art, So Little Time IV, through Aug. 1.
  • DUTCH ALLEY ARTISTS’ CO-OP: 912 N. Peters St., New Orleans. Representing 25 local artists working in fabric, glass, clay, photography, collage, painting, jewelry, wood, mixed media and printmaking. Open 10 a.m.-6 p.m. daily. (504) 412-9220 or http://dutchalleyartistsco-op.com.
  • THE FOUNDATION: 608 Julia St., New Orleans. Gallery hours: 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Tuesday and Wednesday; 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Thursday through Saturday; closed Sunday and Monday. Works by Zhang Chongguang, through Saturday, July 6. http://www.foundationgallerynola.com or (504) 568-0955.
  • THE HISTORIC NEW ORLEANS COLLECTION: 533 Royal St., New Orleans. Pipe Dreams: Louisiana under the French Company of the Indies, 1717–1731, through Sept. 15. Hours: 9:30 a.m.–4:30 p.m., Tuesday–Saturday and 10:30 a.m.–4:30 p.m., Sunday. Free.
  • JONATHAN FERRARA GALLERY: 400a Julia St., New Orleans. Gallery hours: 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Saturday and by appointment. Philadelphia, an exhibition of artwork by Kim Alsbrooks, Drew Leshko, Alex Lukas, Erin Murray and Brian Richmond, curated by Jonathan Ferrara, through Saturday, July 27. (504) 522-5471 or http://www.jonathanferraragallery.com.
  • KELLER LIBRARY AND COMMUNITY CENTER: 4300 S. Broad St., New Orleans, (504) 596-2660. My Neighborhood is Changing, a photo exhibit by children in the Lower 9th Ward, chronicling the unique character and beauty of this neighborhood in transition, through Monday, July 15.
  • LEMIEUX GALLERIES: 332 Julia St., New Orleans. Gallery hours: 10 a.m.-6 p.m., Monday through Saturday. 30th Anniversary Celebration: Wisdom, a Book Art Exhibition, through Saturday, July 27. (504) 522-5988.
  • 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, through September. (504) 568-6968 or http://www.crt.state.la.us/museum/properties/cabildo.aspx.
  • NEW ORLEANS MUSEUM OF ART: 1 Collins Diboll Circle, City Park, New Orleans. Portrait of Faith: John Paul II in Life and Art, through July 7; Rashaad Newsome: King of Arms, through Sept. 15; Shadow and Light, through Aug. 4; Inventing the Modern World: Decorative Arts at the Worlde_SSRqs Fairs, through Aug. 4. (504) 658-4100 or http://noma.org.
  • OCTAVIA ART GALLERY: 4532 Magazine St., New Orleans. Exhibition of Julie Robinson’s new paintings. http://www.octaviaartgallery.com.
  • OGDEN MUSEUM OF SOUTHERN ART: 925 Camp St., New Orleans. To Paint and Pray: The Art and Life of William R. Hollingsworth, Jr. and Eudora Welty: Photographs From the 1930s and ’40s, through Sunday, July 14. When You’re Lost, Everything’s A Sign: Self-Taught Art From The House of Blues, through Sunday, July 21. Ongoing: Walter Inglis Anderson: Selections from the Permanent Collection of the Ogden Museum of Southern Art and Southern Regionalists from the Permanent Collection of the Ogden Museum of Southern Art. http://www.ogdenmuseum.org or (504) 539-9600.