Art exhibits and concerts in Baton Rouge during November 2017


Nov. 3-19

Treat yourself to Theatre Baton Rouge’s production of musical-comedy smash hit Sister Act. Tickets are $19 for students and $30 for general admission. theatrebr.org

Nov. 5

Courtesy BRSO

Presented by the Baton Rouge Ballet Theatre and the Manship Theatre, see Los Angeles dance company Bodytraffic perform contemporary choreography. 2 p.m. and 7 p.m. Ticket prices vary. manshiptheatre.org

Come out for a night of classical music and young talent at the Louisiana Youth Symphony’s performance at the Raising Cane’s River Center Theatre. Tickets are $10. 5-7 p.m. brso.org

Nov. 9-19

Experience The Mountaintop, the reimagined final night of Martin Luther King Jr.’s life, at Swine Palace. Turn to page 107 to read more. swinepalace.org

Nov. 12

Attend Cangelosi Dance Project’s Student Showcase featuring works in contemporary, jazz and modern dance at the Manship Theatre. 3 p.m. $12. manshiptheatre.org

Nov. 12-26

LSU’s Gallery 229 will showcase “At the End of the Road,” a photography exhibition from studio arts junior Taylor Gonsoulin. The collection details the environmental changes and adaptations that occur in Cocodrie, Louisiana. design.lsu.edu

Nov. 13

The Louisiana Sinfonietta and the LSU Composers Forum present the music of Dinos Constantinides and his students at the LSU School of Music Recital Hall. 4:30 p.m. $15. louisianasinfonietta.org

Starting Nov. 25

Every Saturday from Nov. 25 to Dec. 16, enjoy a screening of The Polar Express at Louisiana Art & Science Museum’s planetarium theater with hot cocoa. 3 p.m. lasm.org


Nov. 3

Baton Rouge band Minos the Saint will perform with surf-rock openers Marina Orchestra at Mid City Ballroom. Tickets are $10. 8 p.m. midcityballroom.com

Nov. 6

Attend folk-blues musician Justin Townes Earle’s performance at the Manship Theatre. Ticket prices vary. 7:30 p.m.

Nov. 7

See Tennessee-bred Americana band Drew Holcomb and The Neighbors at the Varsity Theatre. Tickets are $20 in advance and $22 at the door. 8 p.m. varsitytheatre.com

Photo by Kacie Tomita / Courtesy Eloy Lugo

Nov. 10

See folk-punk duo Girlpool at The Spanish Moon. Tickets are $13 in advance and $15 at the door. 8 p.m. thespanishmoon.com

Nov. 17

Don’t miss your chance to see rapper DMX at the Varsity Theatre. $40. 8 p.m. varsitytheatre.com

Groove to local groups Nice Dog, Mighty Brother and Ship of Fools at Mid City Ballroom. Ticket prices vary. 8 p.m. midcityballroom.com

Rock out with New Orleans alt-indie four-piece Motel Radio at The Spanish Moon. $10. Doors open at 8 p.m.

Austin folk singer-songwriter Slaid Cleaves will perform at Red Dragon Listening Room. Tickets are $20. 7 p.m.