September 12 – 28, Friday and Saturday at 8pm, Sunday at 4pm
Nola.com says author “Zell proves not only that he was no one-hit wonder, but also a master storyteller, grounded in the rich Southern tradition but with a subversive taste for taking the audience in the most unexpected of directions.”
Tango-playing Charlotte and her Hollywood-bound daughter Julie run an isolated pet cemetery with one simple rule – speaking aloud is forbidden – immediately shaken up by the arrival of new handyman Bram. Two slippery characters, sideshow performers M. Queneau and Miss Elastic, soon arrive, putting a formerly static place in motion. Thin Walls looks backward to step forward. Directed by Angela Jo Strohm, Big Easy Award winners Jake Bartush, Richard Mayer, and Mary Pauley are joined by Hope Leigh and Samantha Mullen. With music by Katarina Boudreaux.
9th Annual Banned Books Burlesque Show
Monthly performance by actors from LHA
September 21 at 12 noon
Once a month, join Louisiana History Alive for talks, presentations, and performances from the great minds and noteworthy personages who shaped our city and state! Each month, one or two historic figures will discuss topics for your entertainment and edification, and a number of other characters will be in attendance to meet and mingle with the public.
A Thong of Ice and Fire: A Game of Thrones Burlesque
Tickets $12 online, $15 at the door
You are cordially invited to the wedding of Joffrey Baratheon and Sansa Stark—now with more nudity, er, at least as much nudity as the beloved book and television series! Join the stark-naked Starks, the lustful Lannisters, bare-assed Baratheons, and your other favorite Game of Thrones characters for a burlesque event you won’t forget! Be warned: Winter is cumming.
Brought to you by New Orleans burlesque troupe The Society of Sin, who brought you Arkham ASS-ylum, It’s Always Sunny in Burlesque, and A Midsummer Night’s Wet Dream. More info at www.thesocietyofsin.com.
Cast includes: AMEN FIVE, Reverend Spooky Le Strange, Lydia Treats,Xena Zeit-Geist, Persè Fanny, Nymph Adora, Ned Stippleman, Samwise Windstorm, Cherry Bombshell, and more surprise guests!