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Week in review

Your week got the better of you and you missed a beat or two on NolaVie. You can catch up on local cultural arts news in NolaVie’s Week in Review, featuring a snapshot of the week’s features, published every Saturday.

 

Director of Pelican Bomb on New Orleans art, community and food

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Burger lover and Executive Director of NOLA arts organization Pelican Bomb Cameron Shaw discusses the connectivity of art, community and food in New Orleans; how she won $10,000; and why she can’t live without (spicy) salsa.

 

ChangeWorks: FitLot

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Local not-for-profit FitLot makes use of blighted properties, while reinforcing healthy habits throughout New Orleans communities.

 

AUDIO: 'Numb' podcast #4

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The fourth installment of Goat in the Road Productions podcast series about their latest play "Numb." This particularepisode features a panel hosted by the New Orleans Pharmacy Museum.

 

New Orleans a mecca for 'voluntourism'

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After Hurricane Katrina, volunteers arrived in New Orleans in droves to help fix the city. Nine years later, they still come, now, finding new problems to address.

 

Virtual Gallery: Laurel Street

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West Riverside's Laurel Street in images.

 

Leo's Bread: Inside the kitchen

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Baker and entrepreneur Kate Heller pours love and sweat into each loaf that rises in her Bywater popup Leo's Bread.