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Le Petit Théâtre Director Katie Hallman to become Executive Director of Theatre Cedar Rapids Photo

Le Petit Théâtre Director Katie Hallman to become Executive Director of Theatre Cedar Rapids

February 10, 2017 News

The Board of Governors of Le Petit Théâtre du Vieux Carré announced today the departure of Managing Director Katie Hallman, who has been appointed executive director of Theatre Cedar Rapids in Cedar Rapids, IA, Katie’s homet… Read More »

Auditions: Horton Foote's Dividing the Estate Photo

Auditions: Horton Foote's Dividing the Estate

December 30, 2016 News

AUDITIONS DIVIDING THE ESTATE LE PETIT THÉÂTRE DU VIEUX CARRÉ   Le Petit Théâtre du Vieux Carré, New Orleans’ most historic playhouse, announces auditions for the fourth production of its… Read More »

Thank you from the Director of The Bluest Eye Photo

Thank you from the Director of The Bluest Eye

December 18, 2015 News

  After months of work from actors, designers and staff, the Le Petit Theatre production of THE BLUEST EYE will celebrate its final curtain on Sunday evening.  This production has now become a permanent fixture in my heart, and… Read More »

Toni Morrison's The Bluest Eye Photo

Toni Morrison's The Bluest Eye

November 11, 2015 News

Eleven-year-old Pecola Breedlove wants nothing more than to be loved by her family and schoolmates.  Instead, she faces constant ridicule and abuse. She blames her dark skin and prays for blue eyes, sure that love will follow. With rich … Read More »

Our Town - In The News Photo

Our Town - In The News

October 1, 2015 News

Carol Sutton brings a Crescent City vibe to 'Our Town,'  Le Petit's season-opener   By: Doug MacCash Le Petit Theatre du Vieux Carre's new artistic director Maxwell Williams doesn't want "Our Town… Read More »

Meet the Cast and Director of Dinner with Friends! Photo

Meet the Cast and Director of Dinner with Friends!

March 24, 2015 News

  Liz Launey   Liz Launey (Beth)- Liz graduated from the University of Southern Mississippi in 2004 with a BFA in theatre. Some of her favorite roles that she has performed locally include, Laura in "The Glass Menag… Read More »

Dinner with Friends Photo

Dinner with Friends

March 19, 2015 News

Photo caption: Leon Contavesprie, Chelle Duke, Liz Launey and Eddie Simon   When couples break up, the only thing people can agree on is that there are three sides to every story, so says Rene' J.F. Piazza, director of D… Read More »

Chrishira Perrier Photo

Chrishira Perrier

January 30, 2015 News

  Chrishira Perrier (Simon) is an artist from New Orleans, LA. She has recently seen on Oxygen Networks's latest reality show FIX MY CHOIR, starring Michelle Williams from Destiny's Child and Deitrick Haddon from PREACHER… Read More »

Emily Ricalde Photo

Emily Ricalde

January 30, 2015 News

    Emily Ricalde, from New Orleans Louisiana, is absolutely honored to be performing in Le Petit’s Jesus Christ Superstar. As a junior in high school, she was most recently seen as the Wicked Witch of the West in Moun… Read More »