Nov. 16, 2011 01:13 PM
Local theater troupe Acting Up (in Acadiana) kicks off a year of activities celebrating the world's most famous bard. By Erin Z. Bass Led by Amy Waguespack, Acting Up (in Acadiana)'s Summer Youth Shakespeare Ensemble started in 2001. Waguespack had created ...
Nov. 8, 2011 10:25 PM
How one hometown hero deals with making it big By Emily Henagan Photos by Scott Clause Wearing a midnight-colored henley and faded dark denim as he's greeted with deafening screeches from his predominately female audience at Crowley's Rice ...
Nov. 2, 2011 04:50 PM
One nonprofit creates fur pieces that might make PETA proud. By Emily Henagan.Photos by Robin May Those big-toothed creatures that resemble a hybrid between a beaver and a rat, gliding through Girard Park's lake, Louisiana marshes and swamps, may find ...
Oct. 25, 2011 09:33 PM
Mississippi bluesman Paul Thorn brings his authentic vibe to Lafayette. By David Egan Paul Thorn is a rare and exceptional singer-songwriter who draws from a colorful palette of redneck preachers, pimps, trailer parks, firework stands and even ass-whippings ...
Oct. 18, 2011 11:44 PM
Located in the heart of downtown, the Lafayette Science Museum wants to be Lafayette's epicenter for everything science and beyond.By Emily Henagan Photos by Robin May The Lafayette Science Museum's curators and employees' ingenuity is illuminated ...
Oct. 11, 2011 09:21 PM
With ties to the original settlers and an abiding devotion to Acadian and Creole furniture, cabinetmaker Greg Arceneaux sets up shop for the first time at Festivals Acadiens et Creoles. By Walter Pierce Greg Arceneaux traces his family history back to ...
Oct. 4, 2011 09:00 PM
The place to find vintage clothing and jewelry, Lafayette's newest flea market piggybacks ArtWalk. By Erin Z. Bass "This is a different kind of art, but it's art," says Twila Trahan about her addition to Lafayette's ArtWalk. Art & Fleas is a flea market-type ...
Sept. 27, 2011 09:41 PM
Melissa Bonin, like all artists, doesn't ever remember a time when she wasn't one. Like most children, she scribbled and drew, divining inspiration from the landscape around her and realizing that this childlike talent would grow into a woman's career. Wednesday ...
Sept. 20, 2011 09:38 PM
A lifelong stutterer, flutist Roldon Brown speaks eloquently through his music. By Emily Henagan Photo By Robin May When Roldon Brown ordered two mini chocolate chunk cookies at CC's Coffeehouse, he labored to articulate the request because of his ...
Sept. 14, 2011 12:02 AM
With menswear-inspired footwear returning for its sophomore season, women are again embracing this trend. By Emily Henagan Fall has finally arrived, and it's time to tuck away those sandals and flip-flops for footwear that will flawlessly transition ...

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