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Preview: Culture Collision

Will Coviello on the annual arts preview party that draws cultural organizations from all over the city



Representatives from more than 60 New Orleans-area arts and cultural organizations will offer information about programs, upcoming seasons, tickets and memberships at Culture Collision, the annual arts preview party. Participants include music organizations (Louisiana Philharmonic Orchestra, New Orleans Jazz Orchestra, Musaica), performing arts groups (New Orleans Ballet Association, Jefferson Performing Arts Society, New Orleans Opera Association) museums (Contemporary Arts Center, Ogden Museum of Southern Art, National World War II Museum), theater groups (Southern Rep, NOLA Project, Goat in the Road Productions) festivals (French Quarter Festivals, New Orleans Fringe Festival), radio stations (WWOZ, WWNO), the New Orleans Film Society and others. There are pop-up performances throughout the event (5:30 p.m.-8 p.m.), a raffle, a photo booth, food vendors and cash bars. Morning 40 Federation performs at the after party (8 p.m.-10 p.m.). Admission to Culture Collision is free. After party tickets are $10 in advance, $12 at the door. — Will Coviello

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