Schedule of Events

schedule

LadyFest New Orleans 2016 Presents   
MUSIC * Saturday, October 29 2pm–5pm  
Louisiana Music Factory, 421 Frenchmen St.
LADYFEST NEW ORLEANS CD Release Party 
w/ Lili Lewis, Venessa Williams, Joy Clark 
and Kim Roberts (Queen Black Old Madina)
 
 
POETRY * Tuesday, November 1 at 6:30pm
Material Life Gallery, 6038 St Claude Avenue
Poets: RAIN PRUD’HOMME-CRANFORD (GOMEZ), Ph.D. 
ROSELYN LIONHART & more
POETRY * Wednesday, November 2 at 6pm
Private Home, 2448 N. Villiere Street * Poet MEGAN BURNS Hosts:
* CHIN SUN LEE * DIANA SHORTEZ * NANCY DIXON * ROXY SEAY
* AMANDA EMILY SMITH * GINA FERRARA * WHITNEY MACKMAN
* ANDREA YOUNG * MONICA MACKMAN * DEB JANERSON 
* MADDY LEVY * ALEX “POETIC SOUL” JOHNSON * PHILLIS BALKUM
* MAE DEA LADY LA ROSE * STACEY BAKUM * VALENTINE PIERCE
MUSIC by * Sandra Jonson * James Singleton  *
 
MUSIC Thursday, November 3 at 8pm
Chickie Wah Wah, 2828 Canal Street *  MARGIE PEREZ hosts:
* Cole Williams * Lili Lewis * Joy Clark *
 
 
MUSICFriday, November 4 * 8pm & 10pm
Prime Example, 1909 Broad Street., PAT JOLLY hosts:
* Betty Shirley * Cecile Savage * Jenna McSwain 
* Naydja CoJoe * Sharon Martin *

(Serving the Full Menu from GERMAINE’S Kitchen Open 5pm-2amwww.primeexamplejazz.com

PARADE * Saturday, November 5 * 3pm
9th Ward Juke Joint, 5443 Douglas St,  ANN MARIE COVIELLO Hosts:
LADYFEST NEW ORLEANS & LADIES MAKE PARADES 
* 3pm * Commemorating their Fifth Year Together celebrating The
PARADING WOMEN of New Orleans and SACRED FEMININE
for an afternoon conversation of the state of New Orleans Women
* 4:15pm * The HONEY POTS rare New Orleans Appearance featuring
MUSIC by Lynn Drury, Margie Perez & Monica McIntyre  
** 5:00 PM * PARADE rolls from the Juke Joint featuring
MUSIC by The YeMaYa-Yas and Slow Danger Brass Band  
Stopping along the way at  CAFÉ DAUPHINE (5229 Dauphine Street) &
MERCEDES PLACE (5200 Burgundy Street) then proceed to gather at the
Mississippi River for an old fashioned revival meeting laying down our
Burdens and getting our blessings from The Holy Mother ans the Devine
Daughter … Reconvening at the JUKE JOINT
POETRYSaturday, November 5
Private Home, 1432 Magazine Street * Poet LAURA MATTINGLY Hosts:
* ANDREA PNZECA * JADE HURTER * NICOL EIDEN * IZZY ONEREIRIC
* LAUREN BURGESS * LAURA MCKNIGHT * ELIZABETH GROSS 
* KESHA STAR YOUNG * THE WITNESS * RAINA ZELINSKI * SUE PREVOST 
* CLAIRE WELSH * ANNA YOUNG * NANCY HARRIS * CASSIE PRUYN 
* SARA JACOBELLI * AREN DONOVAN * JANE GRENIER
 
 
MUSIC * Saturday, November 5 at 8pm
Sweet Lorraine’s, 1931 Saint Clauce Avenue * VENESSA WILLIAMS Hosts:
* Zena Moss * Venessa “Vee Jay” Williams 
* Barbara Shorts * Louisiana Lightning *
 
FILM * Sunday, November 6 at 5pm
Cafe Istanbul, 2372 Saint Claude Avenue
KIM ROBERTS (Queen Black Kold Madina) Producer of  “TROUBLE THE WATER” 
will present a raw sneak preview of her new film “FEAR NO GUMBO”
MUSIC  MoLASSES, New Orleans (Mostly) Brass Band 
 
 
Parade of Prizes Raffle
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