The Acadiana Center for the Arts, the local arts center located in Downtown Lafayette that serves the eight-parish Acadiana region, has released their 2023 season.

AllStars Series will see the return of Los Lobos (September 28) and a first time visit from one of my personal favorites Iris DeMent (March 9). Django Rienhardt fans will love John Jorgenson Quintet (March 22), and singer-songwriter followers will love to learn about Canadian artist AHI (pronounced "eye").

AcA returns to the Heymann Center with singer-songwriter Neko Case (February 5) for the Main Stage series.

Louisiana Crossroads enters its 22nd year, continuing with our great host Roddie Romero. A six-show series of songs and conversations, Louisiana Crossroads will include special shows with Luther Dickinson of the North Mississippi AllStars collaborating with three Acadiana artists (March 23), legendary New Orleans singer songwriter Mary Gauthier (May 23), the return of Rebirth Brass Band (Feb 9), and my personal favorite: a special concert with Leyla McCalla formerly of the Carolina Chocolate Drops (December 14).
 
But wait, there's more!
 
AcA launches an all-new Comedy Club series with five national standup performers in partnership with Lafayette Comedy.

The NXT series rolls out as a four-show lineup. These artists were selected through an open call for submissions from Acadiana musicians and performers, and we are thrilled to support them at this stage of their growing careers.

The Spotlight series includes four shows in diverse performing arts disciplines, including dance, theater, and improv, as well as a special show the week of Festival International, featuring international Soul artist Ngaiire (Papa New Guinea).

AllStars Performance Series

In the AllStars series, AcA presents well-known artists, rising-stars, and newcomers to the area in a multitude of genres, from Rock, Indie, Alt, and Folk to R&B, Blues, and Soul—from Bluegrass and Country to World, African, Caribbean, and Jazz. These artists represent diverse voices and backgrounds. You may not know the artist, but AcA guarantees you the ‘night of your life.’

2022/2023 Schedule of Performers

November 17
Bill Kirchen & Redd Volkaert
James Devin Moncus Theatre
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Bill Kirchen & Redd Volkaert

Two heavyweight guitar slingers and singers find a common ground with their deep history in Honky Tonk and Rock’n’Roll and their command of the electric guitar. Bill Kirchen is a founding father of Commander Cody. Redd Volkaert spent many years as the lead guitarist for the mighty Merle Haggard, and has played and recorded with a who’s who of greats, from Dale Watson to Brad Paisley to Billy Gibbons.

December 8
Eddie Palmieri Latin Jazz Band
James Devin Moncus Theatre
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Eddie Palmieri Latin Jazz Band

Known as one of the finest pianists of the past 60 years, and a living legend in the Latin Jazz world, Eddie Palmieri is a bandleader, arranger and composer of salsa and Latin jazz. His playing skillfully fuses the rhythm of his Puerto Rican heritage with the complexity of his jazz influences: Thelonious Monk, Herbie Hancock, McCoy Tyner as well as his older brother, Charlie Palmieri.

February 2
AHI
James Devin Moncus Theatre
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AHI

If you take just one thing from AHI’s music, let it be this: you are not alone. “No matter how low, no matter how defeated you may feel, you’re never really on your own in this world,” he explains. “We’re all connected to each other, and when you find your calling and your purpose and you tap into those connections, beautiful things start to happen.” Prospect, AHI’s extraordinary new album, is proof of that.

March 9
Iris DeMent
James Devin Moncus Theatre
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Iris DeMent

It was by pure chance that Iris DeMent opened the book of Russian poetry sitting on her piano bench to Anna Akhmatova’s “Like A White Stone.” She’d never heard of the poet before and didn’t even consider herself much of a poetry buff, but a friend had lent her the anthology and it only seemed polite that she skim it enough to have something interesting to say when she returned it. As she read, though, a curious sensation swept over her.

June 8
La Luz
James Devin Moncus Theatre
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La Luz

On their self-titled fourth album, La Luz launches themselves into a new realm of emotional intimacy with a collection of songs steeped in the mysteries of the natural world and the magic of human chemistry that has found manifestation in the musical ESP between guitarist and songwriter Shana Cleveland, bassist Lena Simon, and keyboardist Alice Sandahl.

June 22
John Jorgenson Quintet
James Devin Moncus Theatre
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John Jorgenson Quintet

John Jorgenson Quintet creates a unique musical experience that equally enthralls the most discerning and casual music fan. The ensemble was originally formed in 2004 for the release of “Franco-American Swing”. The group’s style has been called “Roma Jazz” after the dynamic string-driven swing created by Django Reinhardt and Stephane Grappelli in 1930s Paris, but Jorgenson’s compositions draw in elements from Latin, Romanian, Classical, Rock, and Greek music, so “21st Century World Music” is perhaps a more apt description.

Louisiana Crossroads

The storied music series featuring Louisiana's most compelling artists.AcA presents special one-night-only concerts in the James Devin Moncus Theater featuring two or more artists with a musical connection that ties back to Louisiana. The show includes an on-stage interview with the series’ Host and Curator Roddie Romero to help tell the story of the artists, representing traditional and contemporary music alike.

December 4
Jon Cleary: 100 Years of New Orleans Piano
James Devin Moncus Theatre
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Jon Cleary

GRAMMY winner JON CLEARY pays homage to New Orleans icons like Jelly Roll Morton, Fats Domino, Professor Longhair, Art Neville, Dr John, and more through a performance of the evolution of the Crescent City’s piano tradition. A virtuosic keyboardist, profoundly expressive vocalist and distinctive songwriter, Cleary has toured the world with the likes of Taj Mahal and Bonnie Raitt, and has led his own R&B/soul group the Absolute Monster Gentlemen for over two decades.

February 9
Rebirth Brass Band
James Devin Moncus Theatre
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Rebirth Brass Band

For almost 4 decades, the Grammy winning Rebirth Brass Band has been “stunning” fans with a fiery live show and a rich musical catalog. Their trademark sound pays homage to the New Orleans brass band tradition while weaving a tapestry that combines elements of jazz, funk, soul, R&B and the sounds from the streets they grew up on. From their legendary 25+ year run of Tuesday nights at the Maple Leaf to stages all over the world, Rebirth is the soundtrack of the Crescent City and her premier musical ambassador.

March 23
Luther Dickinson with Riverbend Ramblers and Johanna Divine
James Devin Moncus Theatre
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Luther Dickinson with Riverbend Ramblers and Johanna Divine

Freedom is Luther Dickinson’s sonic signature, on stage and in the studio. He grew up Mississippi and  learned the power of artistic adventure firsthand from his father, Jim Dickinson, who produced albums for Big Star and The Replacements and recorded with everyone from Bob Dylan and Aretha Franklin to Ronnie Hawkins and the Rolling Stones.

April 6
Preston Frank & the Frank Family Band
James Devin Moncus Theatre
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Preston Frank & the Frank Family Band

Born in Oberlin, Louisiana in 1947, Peston Frank and his group the Frank Family Band honed their chops by playing a rare commodity these days: real Creole music. With deep roots in rural Soileau where Preston Frank was raised, his song, “Born in the Country,” a tribute to the Creole life, has become a Zydeco standard. The family band was formed in 1977, recording for the Arhoolie and Lanor labels. Over time the group’s ranks grew to include his children Keith (guitar), Brad (drums) and Jennifer (bass). Carlton Frank, Hamilton Frank, are all past members of the band.

May 25
Mary Gauthier
James Devin Moncus Theatre
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Mary Gauthier

Her eleventh album, the first record in over 8 years consisting of all her own songs, Dark Enough to See the Stars, follows the profound antidote to trauma, Rifles & Rosary Beads, her 2018 collaborative work with wounded Iraq war veterans. It garnered a Grammy nomination for Best Folk Album, as well as a nomination for Album of the Year by the Americana Music Association. Publication of her first book, the illuminating Saved by a Song: The Art and Healing Power of Songwriting, in 2021, brought her more praise. Brandi Carlile has said, “Mary’s songwriting speaks to the tender aspects of our humanness. We need her voice in times like these more than we ever have.” The Associated Press called Gauthier “one of the best songwriters of her generation.”

November 9
Les Hay Babies
James Devin Moncus Theatre
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Les Hay Babies

Les Hay Babies are the regeneration of their Acadian culture; they make us travel with their songs strewn with old words and current images. The three young women hailing from New Brunswick will make you feel the familiarity and warmth of their little corner of the country.

December 14
Leyla McCalla
James Devin Moncus Theatre
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Leyla McCalla

There are more questions than answers on Leyla McCalla’s remarkable new album, Breaking The Thermometer. What does democracy look like? Who does it work for? How long can it last? On its surface, the record explores the legacy of Radio Haiti—Haiti’s first radio station to report the news in Haitian Kreyòl, the voice of the people—as well as the journalists who risked and lost their lives to broadcast it for nearly 50 years. But on a more fundamental level, the collection is a deeply personal reckoning with memory and identity, with the roles of artists and activists and immigrants in modern society, with the very notion of storytelling itself. In delving into the project, McCalla found herself forced to grapple with her own experiences as a Haitian-American woman, unraveling layers of marginalization and generations of repression and resolve as she searched for a clearer vision of herself and her purpose. The result is at once a work of radical performance art, historical scholarship, and personal memoir, a wide-ranging and powerful meditation on family and democracy and free expression that couldn’t have arrived at a more timely moment.

Spotlight Performance Series

Live performances in theater, dance, and comedy. The Spotlight Series is for the cultural omnivore. Each Spotlight show is compelling, unique, and makes the broad spectrum of the arts more accessible to the public. This series continues the proud legacy of the Performing Arts Society of Acadiana (“PASA”), which led the presenting of theater and dance in Acadiana from 1989 until its merger into the AcA in 2015.   

2023 Schedule of Performers

April 7
Silverbacks Improv Rumble
James Devin Moncus Theatre
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Silverbacks Improv Rumble

Founded in 2012, Silverbacks Improv Theatre (Lafayette, LA) mixes special improvised brews for audiences across the U.S. Favorite improv creations include The 90’s Show, SuperCollider, Lafayette Famous, and the annual Holiday Show. Silverbacks are always energetic, nerd-tastic, and not afraid of costumes. Silverbacks consist of members who have trained and performed in places as far as Mississippi, Texas, Illinois, California, and D.C. with a combined total of over 75 years of improv experience. Silverbacks Improv Theatre performs regularly in locations around South Louisiana. Silverbacks offers classes, workshops, corporate training, and tailored experiences.

April 27
Ngaiire
James Devin Moncus Theatre
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Ngaiire

A Papua New Guinea-born Australian-based R&B and future soul singer-songwriter, Ngaiire’s musical career commenced in 2003 with an enrollment in a bachelor of Jazz Studies at the Central Queensland University. Ngaiire’s debut studio album, Lamentations, was released in July 2013 and her second album, Blastoma, was released in June 2016. Her third album, 3, was released in August 2021.In 2018 APRA AMCOS appointed Ngaiire as an ambassador.

May 1
The Adventures of Tortoise and Hare
James Devin Moncus Theatre
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The Adventures of Tortoise and Hare

We begin with Aesop’s classic fable of The Tortoise and the Hare but continue the story which finds them 10 years down the road, now with children of their own and exploring modern day distractions.  Smart phones and video games create a new landscape of lost connections to life experiences. The Next Gen features Tortoise Junior and Lil’ Hare in a whole new kind of race; where their adventures lead them into unexpected territory. Old man Tortoise and Big Daddy Hare must come together despite their differences to find and save their children. What hurdles will they have to overcome to make it to the finish line.

October 27
Helanius J. Wilkins
James Devin Moncus Theatre
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Helanius J. Wilkins

Helanius J. Wilkins, a native of Lafayette, Louisiana, is an award-winning choreographer, performance artist, innovator, and educator. He lived in Washington, D.C. for eighteen (18) years and founded EDGEWORKS Dance Theater, an all-male dance company of predominantly African American men that existed for thirteen (13) years (2001 – 2014).To date, he has choreographed and directed over 60 works, which includes two critically-acclaimed musical productions for Washington, DC’s Studio Theater – “Passing Strange” (2010) and “POP!” (2011). Foundations and organizations including New England Foundation for the Arts (National Dance Project), National Performance Network (NPN), the Boulder Office of Arts & Culture Public Arts Program, D.C. Commission on the Arts and Humanities, and the National Endowment for the Arts have supported his work.

NXT Series

Creating unique experiences for AcA’s next generation of audiences

2023 Schedule of Performers

February 16
Bruisey Peets & Friends
James Devin Moncus Theatre
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Bruisey Peets & Friends

From swamp to shining swamp, Bruisey Peets (Ben Usie) has steadily evolved with his unique brand of queer swamp pop. Equal parts earnest songwriting and performance art, Bruisey Peets shows are charmingly confrontational and subversively playful. Originally from Lafayette LA, Usie lived in DC for 9 years where he leaned into the D.I.Y. ethos and house-show community while playing in bands such as Pree and Br’er. Since moving back to Louisiana in 2017, Usie has steadily evolved as a songwriter and band leader.  With each new record, Usie explores deeper pockets of tradition, family, queer-reckoning, and what it means to be a cajun clown. In late 2021, Bruisey released his 3rd full-length LP, Poached Eggs via Y’allstar Records.  Look out for LP4 in early 2023!

July 6
Good Prblms
James Devin Moncus Theatre
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Good Prblms

 Good Problms is a student-assembled music collective out of ULL. The 10 piece group met through the School Of Music and only started performing together recently. Their sound is a uniquely tasteful blend of hard-hitting hiphop, soul and R&B. They take inspiration from artists and creatives from all walks of life including, J. Cole, Outkast, and Daniel Caesar. Good Problms ultimate goal with their music is to bring people together through the use of nuanced genre bending and relatability. The themes within their lyrics span the human experience. They have songs about love, partying, spiritual growth, drug abuse and everything in between. You can find Good Problms performing all across the local Lafayette area and be sure to experience them at ACA during our 2023 NXT concert series.

September 14
Malentina
James Devin Moncus Theatre
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Malentina

Michelle Colón, known by her stage name, Malentina, is a Puerto Rican singer, songwriter, burlesque performer, and stage and film actress. With the help of her friend and producer, Josh LeBlanc (GIVERS, Serpentine Man), she writes and composes a wide range of musical styles, from Latin cha cha cha, to hip hop, dance, and even rock & roll. She can be described as energetic, fierce, and highly captivating on the stage.

November 2
Nebu
James Devin Moncus Theatre
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Nebu

NEBU is an R&B / Soul Singer based in Louisiana . Heavily influenced by her Mother’s music collection and song selection it was inevitable that NEBU would become an entertainer. With a diverse source of influences like QUEEN, Donny Hathaway, Whitney Houston, Wilson Phillips and SWV, her vocal ability and artistry covers a wide spectrum of music. Nebu has been the go to performer regionally and has been the opening act on headlining concerts for the likes of Ginuwine, Tank, Jon B, Freddie Jackson and more!

The Listening Room

The Listening Room offers another way to experience world-class symphonic music, in a smaller, more intimate, salon-style setting. Concerts are held in the AcA’s James Devin Moncus Theater, which is converted to take on the feel of a living room or parlor. In this setting, audiences will enjoy a rich repertoire of lesser-known but highly regarded classical music works, performed by small chamber ensembles and guest musicians from around the world.

2023 Schedule of Performers

January 15
Virginia Luque
James Devin Moncus Theatre
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Virginia Luque

Virginia Luque plays classical and flamenco music in a Spanish romantic style, combining extraordinary technical virtuosity, with beautiful tone and musicianship. She recently recorded Rodrigo’s Concierto de Aranjuez with the London Symphony Orchestra, at Abbey Road Studios. She’s also been awarded first prize at several international competitions, including the Manuel de Falla Competition for Classical Guitar in Granada, Spain, and has received the Lincoln Center Scholarship among other awards.

March 12
Gregory Harrington
James Devin Moncus Theatre
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Gregory Harrington

Born in Dublin and based in New York City, violinist Gregory Harrington is redefining the classical virtuoso for the 21st century. As a classical artist, he is admired for the expressive lyricism of his playing, beauty of tone, and impeccable musicianship. His unique ability to transform movie and film scores, popular jazz, rock and pop music into brand new violin concert pieces has enthralled audiences around the world.

April 13
Fernando Saint Martin
James Devin Moncus Theatre
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Fernando Saint Martin

Fernando Saint Martin de Maria y Campos holds a Bachelor in Piano Performance from Escuela Superior de Musica del INBA in Mexico, where he graduated with honors. He also holds a Masters Degree in Music Performance from Schulich School of Music, at McGill University in Montreal, Canada. While studying at McGill, he was awarded the Zoya Solod Memorial and Schulich scholarships. He currently he holds a teaching position at Facultad de Musica at the Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico.

Met Opera Series

November 6
Medea
James Devin Moncus Theatre
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Medea

Having triumphed at the Met in some of the repertory’s fiercest soprano roles, Sondra Radvanovsky opens the new season as the mythic sorceress who will stop at nothing in her quest for vengeance—a tour-de-force role made famous by opera’s ultimate diva, Maria Callas. The Met premiere of Cherubini’s rarely performed masterpiece marks Radvanovsky’s fourth new production with director David McVicar, who also designed the sets for this vivid, atmospheric staging, simultaneously classical, updated, and timeless. Joining Radvanovsky are tenor Matthew Polenzani as Medea’s Argonaut husband, Giasone; soprano Janai Brugger as her rival for his love, Glauce; bass Michele Pertusi as her father, Creonte, the King of Corinth; and mezzo-soprano Ekaterina Gubanova as Medea’s confidante, Neris. In an impressive fall trifecta at the Met, Maestro Carlo Rizzi conducts Medea, in addition to Don Carlo and Tosca.

January 29
Fedora
James Devin Moncus Theatre
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Fedora

Umberto Giordano’s exhilarating drama returns to the Met repertory for the first time in 25 years. Packed with memorable melodies, showstopping arias, and explosive confrontations, Fedora requires a cast of thrilling voices to take flight, and the Met’s new production promises to deliver. Soprano Sonya Yoncheva, one of today’s most riveting artists, sings the title role of the 19th-century Russian princess who falls in love with her fiancé’s murderer, Count Loris, sung by star tenor Piotr Beczała. Soprano Rosa Feola is the Countess Olga, Fedora’s confidant, and baritone Artur Ruciński is the diplomat De Siriex, with much-loved Met maestro Marco Armiliato conducting. Director David McVicar delivers a detailed and dramatic staging based around an ingenious fixed set that, like a Russian nesting doll, unfolds to reveal the opera’s three distinctive settings—a palace in St. Petersburg, a fashionable Parisian salon, and a picturesque villa in the Swiss Alps.

March 26
Lohengrin
James Devin Moncus Theatre
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Lohengrin

Wagner’s soaring masterpiece makes its triumphant return to the Met stage after 17 years. In a sequel to his revelatory production of Parsifal, director François Girard unveils an atmospheric staging that once again weds his striking visual style and keen dramatic insight to Wagner’s breathtaking music, with Music Director Yannick Nézet-Séguin on the podium to conduct a supreme cast led by tenor Piotr Beczała in the title role of the mysterious swan knight. Soprano Tamara Wilson is the virtuous duchess Elsa, falsely accused of murder, going head-to-head with soprano Christine Goerke as the cunning sorceress Ortrud, who seeks to lay her low. Bass-baritone Evgeny Nikitin is Ortrud’s power-hungry husband, Telramund, and bass Günther Groissböck is King Heinrich.

April 23
Falstaff
James Devin Moncus Theatre
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Falstaff

Baritone Michael Volle stars as the caddish knight Falstaff, gleefully tormented by a trio of clever women who deliver his comeuppance, in Verdi’s glorious Shakespearean comedy. Maestro Daniele Rustioni takes the podium on April 1 to oversee a brilliant ensemble cast that features sopranos Hera Hyesang Park, Ailyn Pérez, and Jennifer Johnson Cano, mezzo-soprano Marie-Nicole Lemieux, tenor Bogdan Volkov, and baritone Christopher Maltman.

May 7
Der Rosenkavalier
James Devin Moncus Theatre
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Der Rosenkavalier

A dream cast assembles for Strauss’s grand Viennese comedy. Soprano Lise Davidsen is the aging Marschallin, opposite mezzo-soprano Isabel Leonard as her lover Octavian and soprano Erin Morley as Sophie, the beautiful younger woman who steals his heart. Bass Günther Groissböck returns as the churlish Baron Ochs, and Markus Brück is Sophie’s wealthy father, Faninal. Maestro Simone Young takes the Met podium to oversee Robert Carsen’s fin-de-siècle staging.

May 28
Champion
James Devin Moncus Theatre
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Champion

Six-time Grammy Award–winning composer Terence Blanchard brings his first opera to the Met after his Fire Shut Up in My Bones triumphantly premiered with the company to universal acclaim in 2021–22. Bass-baritone Ryan Speedo Green is the young boxer Emile Griffith, who rises from obscurity to become a world champion, and bass-baritone Eric Owens portrays Griffith’s older self, haunted by the ghosts of his past. Soprano Latonia Moore is Emelda Griffith, the boxer’s estranged mother, and mezzo- soprano Stephanie Blythe is the bar owner Kathy Hagan. Yannick Nézet-Séguin takes the podium for Blanchard’s second Met premiere, also reuniting the director-and-choreographer team of James Robinson and Camille A. Brown.

June 11
Don Giovanni
James Devin Moncus Theatre
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Don Giovanni

Tony Award–winning director of Broadway’s A View from the Bridge and West Side Story, Ivo van Hove makes a major Met debut with a new take on Mozart’s tragicomedy, re-setting the familiar tale of deceit and damnation in an abstract architectural landscape and shining a light into the dark corners of the story and its characters. Maestro Nathalie Stutzmann makes her Met debut conducting a star-studded cast led by baritone Peter Mattei as a magnetic Don Giovanni, alongside the Leporello of bass-baritone Adam Plachetka. Sopranos Federica Lombardi, Ana María Martínez, and Ying Fang make a superlative trio as Giovanni’s conquests—Donna Anna, Donna Elvira, and Zerlina—and tenor Ben Bliss is Don Ottavio.

July 9
Die Zauberflöte
James Devin Moncus Theatre
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Die Zauberflöte

One of opera’s most beloved works receives its first new Met staging in 19 years—a daring vision by renowned English director Simon McBurney that The Wall Street Journal declared “the best production I’ve ever witnessed of Mozart’s opera.” Nathalie Stutzmann conducts the Met Orchestra, with the pit raised to make the musicians visible to the audience and allow interaction with the cast. In his Met-debut staging, McBurney lets loose a volley of theatrical flourishes, incorporating projections, sound effects, and acrobatics to match the spectacle and drama of Mozart’s fable. The brilliant cast includes soprano Erin Morley as Pamina, tenor Lawrence Brownlee as Tamino, baritone Thomas Oliemans in his Met debut as Papageno, soprano Kathryn Lewek as the Queen of the Night, and bass Stephen Milling as Sarastro.

Comedy Series

In the Comedy Club series, AcA presents national stand-up comedians and comedy performers. This series is presented in partnership with Lafayette Comedy.

2023 Schedule of Performers

March 2
Shane Torres
James Devin Moncus Theatre
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Shane Torres

Shane Torres is a standup comedian, writer, podcaster, and sometimes actor who lives in Brooklyn, New York. As a standup comedian Shane has appeared on Conan (twice), The Late Show with Stephen Colbert, NBC’S Last Comic Standing, and a Half Hour Special with Comedy Central, and This Week From The Cellar on Comedy Central just to name a few. He released his debut album ”Established 1981” with Comedy Central records to rave reviews in 2018. You can see him touring all around the world at comedy clubs, concert venues, and some of the most prestigious festivals in the world .

March 30
Jimmie Walker
James Devin Moncus Theatre
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Jimmie Walker

Rising from the streets of New York’s ghettos to television superstardom, Jimmie Walker personifies the great American success story. His catch phrase “Dyn-o-mite!” is part of the modern vernacular, and he became such a major celebrity in the 1970’s that Time Magazine named him “Comedian of the Decade.”

April 13
Rich Vos
James Devin Moncus Theatre
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Rich Vos

Rich Vos’ has four specials on Comedy Central and over 100 television appearances. He has been seen on HBO, HBO Max, Netflix, Showtime and Starz. Rich also produced and starred in the documentary “Women Aren’t Funny”, appeared in Judd Apatows “King of Staten Island.”

May 18
Kevin Farley
James Devin Moncus Theatre
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Kevin Farley

Kevin Farley is an entertainer to the core. Over the past 3 decades he has made audiences laugh, cry, smile and think as a stand-up comedian, actor, filmmaker and podcaster. Kevin, who currently tours around the world performing his brand of “positive” stand-up comedy, got his start studying at the famous Second City in Chicago. Soon after he starred in films such as Black Sheep (with his brother Chris) and The Waterboy (with Adam Sandler), and leading roles in An American Carol and White Knight. He has also made guest appearances on Curb Your Enthusiasm, Rules of Engagement, Just Shoot Me and Comedy Central’s Drunk History to name a few.

October 5
Michael Winslow
James Devin Moncus Theatre
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Michael Winslow

 An actor, comedian and beatboxer, Michael Winslow is billed as The Man of 10,000 Sound Effects for his ability to make realistic sounds using only his voice. He is best known for his roles in all seven Police Academy films as Larvell Jones.