New Orleans had some large plans for this fall. Jazz Fest, French Quarter Fest, Buku’s Planet B and extra have been deliberate for October alone. However then a fourth wave of COVID-19 reared its ugly head and ruined everybody’s enjoyable — and to prime it off, a devastating hurricane tore by way of our area. Evidently, all of us want slightly break.
Though we’ll have to attend for 2022 (knock on wooden) for the massive festivals to return, fortunately the autumn occasions calendar has began to fill again up. Most New Orleans venues have reopened and humanities organizations are kicking off their 2021-22 seasons within the coming weeks. We’re nonetheless grappling with the pandemic and the area can be recovering from Ida for some time, however New Orleans levels can be stuffed with music, comedy, theater and performing arts this fall.
This week’s Gambit previews the fall entertainment calendar, from concert events to stand-up and performs. Plus, search for an article on how to volunteer for recovery efforts down the bayou this fall. Flip by way of the digital version beneath for extra.
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Additionally on this week’s Gambit: An October Jazz Fest may not be occurring, however there’s plenty of music to assist fill the void; Gambit Editor John Stanton remembers his friend Todd Mollock and all these we have misplaced up to now 18 months; a brand new hangout for ramen and Asian dishes opens on S. Carrollton Avenue; Mid-Metropolis music venue Chickie Wah Wah reopens this week; actor Bryan Batt opens Le Petit Theatre’s season — plus information and extra.
This week’s situation additionally features a re-creation of Particulars. Flip by way of the digital version for black and gold house equipment for the Saints season, spooky seasonal decorations and a profile of artist Marianne Angeli Rodriguez.
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And as at all times, New Orleans, thanks in your assist.
— The Gambit employees
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