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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 »

Gwen Mahan Photo

Gwen Mahan

January 30, 2015 News

  Gwen Mahan was born and raised in Gonzales, LA. She is one of five girls! Gwen attended Northwestern State to earn her Bachelor's in Theatre. With that degree, she went on to perform for regional theatres in CO, PA, AR and AK. … Read More »

Lloyd Meekins Photo

Lloyd Meekins

January 30, 2015 News

    Lloyd Meekins, 23, is continuing to study at Tulane University as a musical theater and dance concentration. Recently preformed in Le Petite's production of Hair as Steve, a street dance junkie and Tank in See &#… Read More »

Joel Derby Photo

Joel Derby

January 30, 2015 News

  Joel Derby (PETER) is a New Orleans native and graduate of Vanderbilt University. Joel last appeared as Sebastian in The NOLA Project's Twelfth Night at NOMA and Frankie in Elm Theatre's production of A Lie of the Mind. He … Read More »