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Open Air Fair

November 6, 2021 at River Center Branch Library | 11:30AM - 1:30PM
March 26, 2022 at Goodwood Main Library

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Come one, come all to Opéra’s OPEN AIR FAIR! Experience the wonder of music, art, and dance at this FREE family friendly event on Saturday, November 6th from 11:30AM-1:30PM at the River Center Branch Library, downtown. Attendees can enjoy a live performance of “Hoffmann’s Infinite Imagination” featuring costumed characters and beautiful ballet dancers. Create your own art projects, meet a musician, participate in a storytelling event, and challenge your wits on a scavenger hunt!

Opéra Louisiane is thrilled to partner with the River Center Branch Library, Red Stick Project, Kids’ Orchestra, and Dance Center and School of Performing Arts for the Open Air Fair.

11:30AM – Activities begin
11:40AM – Kids’ Orchestra Drum Circle
12:00PM – “Hoffmann’s Infinite Imagination”
1:00PM – “Tubby the Tuba,” interactive reading with Dr. Larry Heard

Attendees are encouraged to bring their own bag chairs for the performance on the library plaza. Parking in the River Center lots and walking up St. Louis Street is recommended.

This performance is made possible by a grant from The National Endowment for the Arts. Additional support comes from Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Louisiana, and Opéra Louisiane Season Supporters including: Crowne Plaza, Faulk & Winkler, Jackson Land Company, NBC33 and Fox 44, RoyOMartin, and The Arts Council of Greater Baton Rouge, Louisiana Division of the Arts.


Kameron Lopreore

E.T.A. Hoffmann

Sponsored by Bill and JoEllyn Gallmann

Keturah Heard

The Four Heroines

Sponsored by John Jackson

Tad Ennen

The Four Villains

Sponsored by Deborah Todd

Angela Lamar


Sponsored by Jorge Isaza and Ana Sardi-Isaza

Michael Borowitz


Leicester Landon