A 2003 documentary looks at the history of New Orleans’ black Carnival traditions.
Music Rising at Tulane University and Ashé Cultural Arts Center screen director Royce Osborn’s All on a Mardi Gras Day (2003). The documentary records New Orleans’ black Carnival traditions, including parades and processions by the Mardi Gras Indians, Zulu Social Aid and Pleasure Club, and the Baby Dolls. Following the screening, Osborn discusses the film and answers audience questions.
This event is free and open to the public. For more information, contact Ashé’s Freddi Evans at 504.569.9070.