Songs in the Key of Life, Stevie Wonder’s 1976 recording, is the foundation of a theatrical work, hailed as “A Stevie Wonder Opera,” is opening at Ashé Cultural Arts Center for a three-weekend engagement. Conceived and directed by John Grimsley, the show opens October 4 and runs through October 19. Specific dates are October 4-5, 10-12, and 17-19, 2013. All shows are at 8:00 p.m. Tickets are on sale now and can be purchased by visiting the Ashé Cultural Arts Center, 1712 Oretha Castle Haley Blvd., New Orleans, or by calling the box office at (504) 569-9070. Tickets may also be purchased online at http://bit.ly/SongsInTheKeyofLife.
This year, Fall for Art will feature several live musical performances throughout downtown such as the Abita Blues Band, R&R Revue, The Big Bottom Bog Stompers, En Passant, Reed Alleman Band and the NOLA Jitterbugs just to name a few.