Always For Pleasure Festival

Thursday, November 16, 2017 - 6:00pm to Wednesday, November 22, 2017 - 2:00am
ALWAYS FOR PLEASURE III is coming in November 16th -21st! The ALWAYS FOR PLEASURE FESTIVAL (AFP) is 5 days of movies, music, art, performance and mayhem, showcasing new work from the Court 13 Artists-in-Residence, movies by filmmakers from New Orleans and beyond, AND THE WORLD’S ONLY KNOWN KARAOKE PARADE! See the full lineup and purchase your presale tickets now! Visit This year’s festival will be held at two locations—Three nights at the new COURT 13 ARTS HEADQUARTERS and Two nights at the historic ORPHEUM THEATERone being a night with John Singleton - we're going to have a conversation with him and Benh Zeitlin, and a screening of Boyz N The Hood. ! Both locations are in NEW ORLEANS, LOUISIANA! Thursday Nov 16 - Opening for artists-in-residence including Artsumex, a pyrotechnic-bull parade crew from the Mexican capital of fireworks. Featured in our film Brimstone & Glory, this crew will be building and parading a new work of party art. /// Court d'etat Short Films Program - Shorts Film Program Featuring shorts by Jonas Carpigniano, Benh Zeitlin, Rania Attieh & Daniel Garcia, among others. Friday Nov 17 - BYO: Hey Neighbor - FREE!Storytelling /// Third Horizon Caribbean Film Festival/// Fundrager dance party. Saturday Nov 18 - Community screen including NOCCA Senior films, The Cool Cooperative, and many others /// Deviation: 6 Original One-Act Plays /// Showtime Goma /// Slow Rollas Brass Band /// Karaoke Parade/Karaoke Church /// How To Sell Out /// DJs Rusty Lazer, Indian Roast Fish. Monday Nov 20 - Director John Singleton presents films that inspired him along with Benh Zeitlin and has a conversation about what makes them tick as directors. /// Screening of the legendary Boyz N The Hood Tuesday Nov 21 - The NOLA premiers of Brimstone & Glory, and A Ciambra, both by longtime friends of Court 13 Arts. Facebook: Join us! Tag your friends, clear your calendar, and come to our beautiful city if you aren’t already here. Thank you, and may all your hopes and dreams come true - The Always for Pleasure Team



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