Esperanza Spalding Presents: Emily’s D+Evolution. Having emerged in the early 2000s as the anointed savior of modern jazz, After Seven collaborative and five solo albums, Esperanza Spalding has dispatched her traditional arrangements and created an arty new persona, Emily D, who takes jazz into a whole new progressive direction. Spalding presents an eclectic mix of music, narrative and performance art, which delves into the childhood themes at the heart of her new release Emily’s D+Evolution.
Doors: 7:00 PM / Show: 8:00 PM, Tickets: $34.50-$59.50
Election Night Party at Cane & Table
Join Faux/real on Election Night where we’ll be watching the election returns while drinking tankards of porter andsipping cocktails inspired by those enjoyed by the Founding Fathers. Tankards will be half priced for anyone dressed in colonial or presidential costumes and a town crier (complete with bell) will announce each key result as it comes in! Don’t miss it!
Tuesday, November 8, 7PM until…, Free Admission
Nathan Dalton andWayne Curtis take guests on a tour of colonial cocktails with an emphasis on the flip. (For the uninitiated, a flip is a cocktail made by inserting a hot lagerhead into a molasses based mix causing a crystallization). The colonial fun will also includes music, performance art, and of course, costumes. Dalton and Curtis aim to make the world’s largest flip with one very large cauldron and some fire.
Thursday, November 10, 7PM, Catahoula Hotel
Poets & Writers
Join some of the Gulf South’s most talented scribes for an evening of the written word–spoken aloud.
Monday, November 7, Cafe Faux/Real, Free Admission
Rickles and Pickles
Rick Wellington is a world famous juggler. With precise skills he combines danger and comedy to bring out the wonder and amazement for audiences of all ages. From Los Angeles to New Orleans, Rick has performed over a thousand shows and there is no end in view. Rick will make audiences laugh while he juggles knives or fire.
tommEE pickles is an award winning magician from New Orleans. He has 20 years of performance experience. He has performed for many corporations and well noted celebrities. tommEE’s style is very original. I doubt you will find another magician like him. He enjoys showing people a good time. He has performed at the Upright Citizens Brigade in New York City as well as the Upright Citizens Brigade in Los Angeles.He lives in New Orleans and travels all over for his work