Archives for November 2013

New Orleans on the Fringe! Wild, Weird, Fresh.

In it’s sixth year, the New Orleans Fringe Festival takes the spotlight.  New Orleans has always been a theater city.  Particularly street theater.  Mainstream theater in New Orleans has experienced a resurgence in recent years with the re-opening of several venues such as the Joy Theater, The Saenger Theater, and of course, the historic Le… Read More

“Piano players rarely play together”

When you think about that statement, you get it.  It’s true. Guitar players play together, horn players too, but piano players rarely play together.  Stevenson Palfi knew that. In 1980 Palfi planned a concert with three of New Orleans great piano players, Professor Longhair (Fess), Tuts Washington and Allen Toussaint.  He recorded a video of… Read More