Baton Rouge area arts and cultural events for March 3 | Entertainment/Life


The Connecticut-based dance company, Pilobolus, brings its new show, ‘Re: Creation,’ to the Manship Theatre for two performances on Saturday, March 10. This will be a guest performance hosted by the Baton Rouge Ballet Theatre.   

Pilobolus returns

Tickets are on sale for the Baton Rouge Ballet Theatre’s guest performance of Pilobolus at 2 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. Saturday, March 10, in the Manship Theatre in the Shaw Center for the Arts, 100 Lafayette St.

The Connecticut-based dance company has performed several times in Baton Rouge and will be presenting its new production, “Re: Creation.” The company engages and inspires audiences through its unique style of movement.

Tickets are $44–$64. Call (225) 344-0334 or visit

‘Art Flow’ submissions

The Arts Council of Greater Baton Rouge is calling for submissions for its biennial “Art Flow,” the Capital City’s premiere juried exhibit of works by visual artists throughout the arts council‘s 11-parish area. Entries inspired by the phrase “No Place Like Home” are encouraged to be both literal and metaphorical.

The deadline for submissions is March 27, with selection notification March 29. The exhibit will run April 5-May 15 in the Shell Gallery at the Cary Saurage Community Arts Center, 233 St. Ferdinand St. 

For submission requirements, visit

High Fashion Art

Banana Republic and ELLEmnop.Art will partner in a “High Fashion Fine Art Friends And Family Event Sale Fashion Show & Art Exhibition” from 7:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. Friday, March 8, at Banana Republic in Towne Center, 2373 Towne Center Blvd. 

The exhibit is designed to showcase visual artists’ visual and wearable works of art in a high-end retail environment as a fashion show and art exhibition. This is a private shopping experience in conjunction with an art exhibition, and fashion show of the store’s newest season apparel.

Tickets are $20 by visiting

Associated Women

Associated Women in the Arts will open its annual “Exhibiting Members Exhibit” on March 5 in the Shell Gallery at the Cary Saurage Community Arts Center, 233 Saint Ferdinand St, Tuesday, March 5. A artists’ reception is set for 5:30-7:30 p.m. Thursday, March 14.

The exhibit, sponsored by Arts Council of Greater Baton Rouge, runs through April 1. Admission is free. Gallery hours are 8:30 a.m.-4 p.m. Monday through Friday. For more information, visit

At the Old Capitol

Louisiana’s Old State Capitol, 100 North Blvd., is hosting two exhibits: “Remembering the 1984 Louisiana World Exposition” through Dec. 20, and “I AM A MAN: Photographs of the Civil Rights Movement, 1960-1970” through March 16. 

Admission is free. For more information, visit

At Yes We Cannibal

Yes We Cannibal, 1600 Government St., is hosting the exhibit “Curtis Schreier: Swamp Alps” through Monday, March 25.

“Swamp Alps” is a solo exhibition by Schreier, presenting a speculative Barbie-scale model for ecological adaptive future landscape architecture and geo-engineering alongside a limited edition series of kirigami posters.

Admission is free. For more information, call (240) 595-9421 or visit

‘Five x Five’

The Southern University Visual Arts Gallery in Frank Hayden Hall on campus is hosting the “Five x Five Exhibition” through April 12. The show features work by five artists: Trinity Butcher, Tajreen Atker, Eliseo Cassiano, Davana Robedee and Thras Kalaitzidis.

Gallery hours are 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Friday. Admission is free. For more information, call (225) 771-4109 or email [email protected].

In the Manship Gallery

The exhibit “Louisiana Perceptions” is showing through April 17 in the Gallery at Manship in the Shaw Center for the Arts, 100 Lafayette St. The show focuses on the creative visions of Louisiana artists.

Admission is free. For more information, call (225) 344-0334 or visit

Rodrigue talk

The Hilliard Art Museum, 715 E. St. Mary Blvd., Lafayette, will host a “Creative Conversation: Jacques Rodrigue,” at 6 p.m. Wednesday, March 6. The talk coincides with the museum’s “Sitting with George Rodrigue” exhibit, which runs through July 13.

Jacques Rodrigue will discuss the career of his late father, as well as the work of the George Rodrigue Foundation of the Arts. The talk will be included in the general admission price. For more information, visit

Quick Draw 

Shadows-on-the-Teche Plein Air, 320 E. Main St., New Iberia, is kicking off this year’s competition with a Quick Draw at 3 p.m. Saturday, March 9, in downtown New Iberia. Artists and spectators will be immersed in the creative process as artists race against the clock to complete a painting en plein air in only two hours.

For more information, call (337) 369-6446.

At Cité des Arts

Auditions for Cité des Arts’ next production, Katherine DiSavino’s “Things My Mother Taught Me,” are 10 a.m. Saturday, March 9, and 1 p.m. Sunday, March 10, at Cité des Arts, 109 Vine St., Lafayette. For audition requirements, email [email protected]

Installations at Hilliard

The Hilliard Art Museum, 715 E. St. Mary Blvd., Lafayette, is showing “Every/Where: Beili Liu” through Aug. 17. Beili Liu creates site-specific installations in response to landscapes and their intersections with the social and cultural. For more information, call (337) 482-2278 or visit

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