Community Bulletin
Louisiana Philharmonic Orchestra:
Registration still open for Early Explorers Field Trips!

The Early Explorers series is an interactive concert experience designed for PreK – 1st grade students. Students will meet instruments and musicians up close and see a full orchestra concert based on shapes and patterns. Our February 18-21 concerts will be held at First Baptist New Orleans. Seats are $6 per student ($3 for Title I students). One adult for every 10 students is FREE and additional adults are $6 each. Reserve your field trip here.

Southern Rep Theatre:
Spring After School Workshops & Summer Camps

Southern Rep offers Workshops (ages 4-7, 8-12) and Camps (ages 4-7, 8-12, and 13-18) aimed to encourage and cultivate the artistry, imagination, and creativity of New Orleans’ young artists. We use theatre and performance to give young people a safe space to take risks, learn, be silly, play, collaborate, and create. Find workshop information here, and camp information here.

New Orleans Youth Open Mic
Spring 2020 Schedule
Plus: Click here for a list of field trips available through Ashe’ Cultural Arts Center!


Louisiana Children’s Museum:
After School Enrichment Program
Celebrate the magic of nature and art as we step outside to find inspiration in seeds, sun, sticks, and leaves. In this 6-week program, 6-8 year olds will learn to think like eco-artists, and create art inspired by their observations of nature and with materials found in our local ecosystem.
Click here for more information.
Youth Empowerment Project:
Apply to YEP Design Works
YEP Design Works is a program of the Youth Empowerment Project. We train creative youth for creative careers while they apprentice under pro mentors, work for real clients and create industry-standard design products. Click here for more information and here to apply as a young designer.
Upturn Arts: Mardi Gras Masquerade
Thursday, February 27th & Friday, February 28th, 2020 9:00 am-3:45 pm.
Young artists ages 11-14 will have Mardi Gras-inspired classes in dance, music, visual arts, and theater, including master classes in mask making with master guest artist, S. G. Clark. For more information on pricing and schedule times, click here. And register here.
The Roots of Music
Mardi Gras 2020 Parade Dates
Come out and #SupportYourRoots of Music Marching Crusaders at all of their parade appearances this Carnival season. The first parade is this Saturday, February 15th with Krewe of Freret. They’ll be right behind Trombone Shorty! For the full schedule of appearances, please visit their website here.