Tag Archives: Hip Hop Is Alive

Hip Hop Is Alive the Play Returns to Cafe Istanbul Tonight

Remix — Hip Hop Is Alive, the play, returns this fall with a performance tonight (October 23) at Cafe Istanbul at 7:00 p.m. The play, itself, a favorite at last year’s Fringe Fest, casts local rappers as actors in a series of vignettes where dialogue revolves around popular hip-hop songs. Among others, tonight’s show stars [...]

DJ RQAway: Behind the Wheels

Throbbing bodies and heavy bass alone do not the life of a DJ make. When money is the object, the profession takes the musician to venues near and far to deliver an array of services. The following is a snapshot from 72 hours in the life of DJ RQAway, a rising star on the New [...]

New Orleans Fringe Festival: 5 Picks Filled with Music

The New Orleans Fringe Festival starts Wednesday, November 16 with its fourth year of unconventional theatre, but with more than 70 mostly-unheard-of shows, a Yard Art Tour, trunk show, and free-for-all tent, it can be difficult to choose what to attend. The shows include everything from puppetry, improvisational, and spoken word to dance, burlesque, and [...]