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"Prospect.3: Notes…

Jan 24 - 25, 2015
Prospect New Orleans, the International Contemporary Art Biennial,  will… more

17th Annual Martin…

Jan 24 - Mar 7, 2015
Join us for the 17th Annual Martin Luther King, Jr. Commemorative Art… more

AfroFuturism – A Talk…

Jan 24 - 24, 2015
The public is invited to come out and meet award winning author, Ytasha… more

Alliance Francaise

Jan 24 - 31, 2015
Learn French with the Alliance Française- now in METAIRIE! Our next… more

Andrew Jackson: Hero…

Jan 24 - Mar 29, 2015
THNOC's exhibition tracks Jackson's rise from humble beginnings to immortality… more

Artist Spotlight…

Jan 24 - Mar 31, 2015
New Orleans-based woodturning artist Tom Dunne will be the featured artist in… more

BODY ELECTRIC Group…

Jan 24 - Mar 1, 2015
Inspired by Walt Whitman's "I Sing the Body Electric", this… more

Closing Celebration…

Jan 24 - 24, 2015
Join us as the Ogden Museum of Southern Art remains open until midnight for ONE… more

Family Art Workshop…

Jan 24 - 24, 2015
Join us for the Family Art Workshop "Still Life,"  at the New… more

Family Day

Jan 24 - 24, 2015
 Performing and visual arts collide on Family Day! Bring the whole family… more

Feral Cat TNR…The…

Jan 24 - 24, 2015
Feral Cat TNR...The Basics and Beyond Workshop, sponsored by the LA/SPCA will… more

Forgotten Conflicts:…

Jan 24 - 24, 2015
The Historic New Orleans Collection presents Forgotten Conflicts: Indians,… more

Gallery Talk with…

Jan 24 - 24, 2015
Photographer Mark Steinmetz and Ogden Museum Curator of Photography Richard… more

Health & Fitness Expo

Jan 24 - 24, 2015
For two days, over 60 exhibitors will offer free samples, showcase the latest… more

Henry Turner Jr. &…

Jan 24 - 24, 2015
Listen to some catchy tunes and upbeat dance numbers, as well as enjoy some… more

House of Blues…

Jan 24 - 24, 2015
This New Orleans based rock trio brings thought-out lyrics and high energy to… more

How to Be: A Panel…

Jan 24 - 24, 2015
This panel explores the responsibility of the artist in regard to their social… more

Lauren Sturm

Jan 24 - 24, 2015
A spirited performer who can be seen regularly in venues of New Orleans, as… more

Le Petit Theatre…

Jan 24 - 25, 2015
Broadway's first rock opera by Andrew Lloyd Webber and Tim Rice illuminates the… more

Maple Leaf Bar…

Jan 24 - 24, 2015
Join us for live entertainment featuring Johnny Sketch & the Dirty Notes. … more

"Prospect.3: Notes…

Jan 24 - 25, 2015
Prospect New Orleans, the International Contemporary Art Biennial,  will… more

Death of a Salesman Opens May 9 at Le Petit Theatre

 For immediate release

Death of a Salesman Opens May 9 at Le Petit Theatre
May 9, 10, 15, 16, 17, 21, 22, 23, 24 at 8 p.m.
May 11, 18 at 3 p.m.
Tickets:  $30 - $50
http://www.lepetittheatre.com/

Arthur Miller's  classic  Death of a Salesman, the first Pulitzer Prize-winning script to be produced by Le Petit Théâtre du Vieux Carré in recent memory, takes the stage on May 9 for eleven performances.

Le Petit's board of governors is committed to producing a Pulitzer prize-winning script each season as part of the community theatre's commitment to theatre education.   Death of a Salesman has been considered an American classic since it was first performed in 1949.

Directed by Amy Holtcamp, local actor George Sanchez stars as Willy Loman, a traveling salesman who struggles to achieve the American Dream in a story that weaves together complex issues of family and success. It is a thrilling work of deep and revealing beauty that is widely regarded as one of the greatest American plays ever written.  

Other lead cast members include Mary Pauley as Linda Loman, Garrett Prejean as Biff Loman, Chris Marroy as Happy Loman, Ron Gural as Ben Loman and Casey Groves as Charlie.

"I've been struck by how much I relate to Willy Loman," Holtcamp stated.  "It's a play about a man who looks around and realizes that all of those dreams he's had for the future might not come true. The future is here and none of it has materialized. It's also shocking how relevant  the play is to a modern audience. I think after the most recent economic collapse, we are all wondering if the American Dream is still a reality."


Ticket prices range from $30 - $50 and may be purchased online at http://www.lepetittheatre.com/ or by visiting or calling the theatre's box office at 504-522-2081 between 11 a.m. - 6 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday.  The Wednesday, May 21 performance features discounted ticket prices of $10 - $20.

 

 

Mary Mouton
Mouton Media, LLC
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New Orleans, LA 70115
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