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Open-Air Cinema will bring the stars out for the 2020 New Orleans Film Festival

 By Sue Strachan, Mid-City Messenger Taking advantage of October’s cooler weather, the New Orleans Film Festival is screening movies at its Open-Air Cinema, held ...

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The Broadside outdoor theater hosts vice presidential debate

Around 75 physically distanced patrons enjoyed Wednesday night’s debut event for The Broadside, The Broad Theater’s new outdoor space, watching the vice presidential debate between ...

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The Broad Theater takes to the great outdoors

  The Broad Theater has found a possible antidote for some economic effects of the coronavirus: an outdoor annex. Its new Broadside —  located between ...

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‘Eve’s Bayou’ Reunion: Live chat with Kasi Lemmons and Lynn Whitfield

The New Orleans Film Society (NOFS) is reuniting Eve’s Bayou (1997) director Kasi Lemmons and actor Lynn Whitfield for a special livestreamed conversation this Friday (Aug. ...

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This Week at The Broad: Returning Favorites

Sponsored by There are weeks at The Broad where we like to astound you with a truck load of new releases, and then there is ...

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This Week at The Broad: Spring Cleaning

Sponsored by This week, we’ve decided to do a little sprucing up with our film lineup and give you not just one new film, or ...

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WBOK relaunch includes new station at Xavier University

Wendell Pierce and partners relaunch WBOK with new programming at new station location WBOK 1230 AM, Louisiana’s oldest African-American radio station, relaunched with a new ...

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This Week at The Broad: The Second Cut is the Deepest

Sponsored by Do you believe in second chances? We do. This weekend, we are bringing back what we consider the best film to not get ...

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The NOLA Project offers acting workshop for students between holidays

The NOLA Project will host a four-day workshop for students between the Christmas and New Year’s holidays. The Winter Intensive, for ages 12 to 17, ...

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What’s open and what’s closed on Christmas Eve and Christmas Day

By Sue Strachan, Mid-City Messenger After the gift giving, feasting and family bonding – hopefully without a dose of politics over the dinner table – ...

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