Performing Arts Serving Acadiana (PASA)

Performing Arts Serving Acadiana is a performing arts presenter in Lafayette, LA, led by a gang of doers who want local access to great performing arts that appeal to people who appreciate diversity, ingenuity, excellence and inclusiveness.

October 5, 2023 - 7:00 pm
Mutts Gone Nuts!
Heymann Performing Arts Center
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Mutts Gone Nuts

An unforgettable performance where canines and comedy collide! Witness the hilarious genius of Scott and Joan Houghton as they showcase the world's most talented four-legged performers. With a USDA APHIS (Animal Welfare) registered cast of tail-wagging entertainers, this show guarantees a barktastic experience. Don't miss out. Secure your tickets now!

November 14, 2023 - 7:30 pm
Sean Mason Quintet
Heymann Performing Arts Center
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Sean Mason Quintet

An unforgettable night! Pianist Sean Mason leads the show-stopping Sean Mason Quintet–the house band of the National Jazz Museum in Harlem led by Mason—and will swing us through music from the famous films that caught the ear of Louis Armstrong, Miles Davis, Dave Brubeck, Dianne Reeves and other jazz greats. Singers Kim Nalley and Sasha Dobson join in for “Someday My Prince Will Come,” “He’s a Tramp,” “Everybody Wants to Be a Cat,” “The Bare Necessities” and other iconic songs in this look back on the impact of jazz on 100 years of Disney magic!

January 21, 2024 - 7:30 pm
Jessie Mueller & Seth Rudetsky
Heymann Performing Arts Center
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Jessie Mueller & Seth Rudetsky

Broadway Fan Alert!  Don’t miss Tony Award-winner Jessie Mueller (Beautiful, Waitress, Carousel) in this one-of-a-kind concert, hosted and music directed by Sirius XM radio star Seth Rudetsky. This concert--filled with intimate, behind-the-scenes stories prompted by Rudetsky’s insightful, funny and revealing questions, and the music from Mueller's unique career--is a spontaneous evening of show-stopping songs by Carole King, Sara Bareilles, Rodgers & Hammerstein and more!

February 23, 2024 - 7:30 pm
Ailey II
Heymann Performing Arts Center
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Ailey II

The New York Times declares, "There's nothing like an evening spent with Ailey II,” and you'll see for yourself the spirited talent when these passionate performers step on stage for an unforgettable night of dance. Yes, it will be a revelation! Never seen Ailey II? Get your tickets and join the millions of Ailey fans around the world who cheer this modern dance company night after night.

February 27, 2024 - 6:00 pm
Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood Live! Special Event!
Heymann Performing Arts Center
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Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood Live! Special Event!

The grr-ific musical for little tigers and grown-ups alike is back! The hugely popular Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood LIVE!, based on the #1 PBS KIDS TV and Emmy Award-winning series that has delighted live audiences on stages across the country, is back. Daniel Tiger and all of his friends are hopping back aboard Trolley and coming to the Heymann Center with DANIEL TIGER’S NEIGHBORHOOD LIVE: KING FOR A DAY!

Inspiration Journal

Lafayette's blog showcasing the food, music, culture and history at the heart of Cajun & Creole Country.

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Lafayette Weekly

Chubby Carrier and his group will provide the sounds for Downtown Lafayette’s Lighting of the Christmas Tree. The annual event in which locals gather to celebrate the start…

Getting to Lafayette

The city of Lafayette, LA is located in the center of Lafayette Parish at the intersection of I-10 and I-49 between New Orleans and Houston and only 35 miles north of the Gulf of Mexico.

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