September 22: Broadway legend Faith Prince with Seth Rudetsky

BROADWAY @ NOCCA PRESENTS FAITH PRINCE WITH HOST SETH RUDETSKY FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 22 AT 8PM NOCCA, 2800 CHARTRES STREET CLICK HERE FOR TICKETS Faith Prince–Tony Award-winner for her performance in Guys and Dolls–makes her debut on Mark Cortale’s Broadway @ NOCCA concert series on Friday, September 22 at 8PM, as a benefit…

Fall classes for adults in writing, tap dance, and improv

Classes for adults are back! If you’re age 18 or older and want to learn more about writing, dance, or drama, The NOCCA Institute has several courses for you: WRITING CLASS: START WRITING NOW Mondays from September 18 – October 9, 7pm-9pm Click here for details! If you have a…

September 9: From Rio with Love, a special dinner in Press Street Station

Join Press Street Station and Chef Michael Doyle on Saturday, September 9 for a three-course Brazilian feast! Dinner begins with classic treats like palmitos (a hearts-of-palm salad served with tropical fruit) and pão de queijo (a traditional baked cheese roll). For the main course, there’s a bottomless bowl of feijoada (think of it as Brazil’s answer…

August 19: A six-course dinner of culinary classics in Press Street Station

As kids across New Orleans shuffle back to school, Press Street Station and Chef Michael Doyle offer adults a one-night-only crash course in culinary classics. Monsters of Rustic Cuisine* is a six-course meal of dishes that children of all ages should know, and each course will be served with two perfect wines. This prix-fixe dinner is…

Take arts classes for adults at our Summer Studio: June-July 2017

The NOCCA Institute presents SUMMER STUDIO Two months of amazing arts classes for adults June-July 2017 Have you ever wanted to take a cooking lesson from acclaimed Chef Frank Brigtsen? Or study writing with author Lara Naughton? This June and July, you can do all that and more at The…

May 13: The NOCCA Institute’s ART&SOUL Gala

Powered by Eventbrite THE ART&SOUL SILENT AUCTION IS NOW LIVE! Check out the great items and place your bid here: Bid today at NOCCA17.gesture.com. * * * * * The NOCCA Institute invites you to its annual fundraising gala, ART&SOUL! This year’s event will be held on Saturday, May 13 at NOCCA’s…

April 1: CycleGiving ride for NOCCA

Get fit and support Louisiana’s young artists at a CYCLEGIVING RIDE FOR NOCCA Saturday, April 1 at CycleBar NOLA, 3823 Magazine Street CycleBar Nola Uptown invites you to ride for The NOCCA Institute’s annual fundraising gala, ART&SOUL!  This year’s gala will be held Saturday, May 13, but CycleBar is kicking off…

March 31: Six-time Tony Award-winner Audra McDonald performs at NOCCA!

Record-breaking six-time Tony Award-winner Audra McDonald returns to New Orleans for Broadway @ NOCCA on March 31, 2017 in a benefit performance for the The NOCCA Institute. The Broadway legend will be joined on stage by series host and pianist Seth Rudetsky, who this past November starred in the five-star…

March Magic dinner with Chef Frank Brigtsen, Becky Wasden, and NOCCA’s Culinary Arts department

Powered by Eventbrite Chef Frank Brigtsen, oyster aficionado Becky Wasden (from Two Girls One Shuck), and students and faculty from NOCCA’s Culinary Arts department invite you to March Magic. This five-course dinner features an abundance of local springtime favorites, including crawfish, oysters, and of course, strawberries, with wines from Jackson Family…

Press Street Gardens’ Plant Share: sign up by February 14

Love plants? Want to get a jump start on your spring garden? Sign up for Press Street Gardens’ Plant Share! The Plant Share works like many other CSA (community-supported agriculture) programs. Instead of veggies, fruit, or flowers, though, Press Street Gardens will supply you with plants! The way it works…

The Secret of the Wine Glass: A tasting with Riedel glasses

Powered by Eventbrite Did you know that the shape of your wine glass affects the taste of the wine? You are cordially invited to discover… “THE SECRET OF THE WINE GLASS” At this very special tasting event, Chris Hillin of the Riedel Wine Glass Company will show us how wine…

January 27-29: Ronald K. Brown/Evidence dance company perform in Lupin Hall

Ronald K. Brown/EVIDENCE Artistic director Ronald K. Brown Friday & Saturday, January 27 & 28 at 8 pm Sunday, January 29 at 2 pm NOCCA’s Freda Lupin Memorial Hall Co-presented with the New Orleans Ballet Association CLICK HERE FOR TICKETS With a singular gift of telling stories, Ronald K. Brown…

King cakes are now on sale in The NOCCA Marketplace!

It’s Carnival time, and in New Orleans, that means king cake! NOCCA’s Culinary Arts department offers a fresh take on this seasonal, sugary treat with the Press Street Gardens Satsuma Almond King Cake. We layer flaky puff pastry with rich almond paste and cream cheese, then add a bright, refreshing,…

Pianist and NOCCA alum Sullivan Fortner and the Sullivan Fortner Trio

Powered by Eventbrite On Friday, January 20 at 8:00pm, acclaimed pianist and proud NOCCA alum Sullivan Fortner returns to his alma mater for a one-night-only concert with the Sullivan Fortner Trio. The winner of two prestigious awards–a Leonore Annenberg Arts Fellowship and a Cole Porter Fellowship–Sullivan will present an evening…

Chef Frank Brigtsen, Two Girls One Shuck, NOCCA’s Culinary Arts program, and Press Street Station host a special oyster dinner!

“Consider the Oyster” A special dinner presented by Chef Frank Brigtsen, Two Girls One Shuck, NOCCA’s Culinary Arts program, and Press Street Station Thursday, January 12 at 6pm Press Street Station, 5 Press Street Tickets: $125, including wine pairings, tax, and gratuity Powered by Eventbrite Chef Frank Brigtsen, Two Girls…