The Long and Short of It

The Long and Short of It is your go-to option for every kind of improv one could ever imagine: all both kinds in one show! No need to Sophie’s Choice your comedy outings…


For all families! A trip to the Laundromat takes a turn when “somebunny” is left behind in this musical that is full of adventure and gigantic dancing laundry.


Join us for FREE Zumba every Saturday from 3-4PM at Southern Rep in partnership with Healthy Blue and El Doco Loco Dance Studio. Open to all!

Inside the Creole Mafia

INSIDE THE CREOLE MAFIA is an ever-fluid, largely improvised meditation on Creole culture— both the homegrown and in-exile . . .

Painting with Passion

Relaxing painting sessions encourage exploration of innermost feelings and expressions in living color. You will use the brush to relax, release, and share…

What's On This Week

What's On This Week

"Southern Rep has consistently proven to be among the Crown Jewels of New Orleans theater."

Theodore P. Mahne, The Times-Picayune


Southern Rep offers a full slate of performances, from our Mainstage season to a host of staged readings, special events, and educational shows every year.

A trip to the Laundromat takes a turn when “somebunny” is left behind in this musical that is full of adventure and gigantic dancing laundry.

The perfect show for a family-friendly outing!

“Now that we’re at home on Bayou Road, we’re thrilled to announce the return of our City Series. These three productions will intrigue, inspire and make you laugh�and there’s no better way to cool down and enjoy a cold cocktail than with this unique curation of home-grown theater.”

– Aimée Hayes, Producing Artistic Director 

Learn more about and subscribe to our upcoming 2019-20 Mainstage Season!


Hello Gorgeous Circus Cabaret

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Featuring live music by The Odd Job Ensemble, Hello Gorgeous is a monthly circus cabaret produced by Aerialist Liza Rose.


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Now in its eighth season, New Orleans’ only live, ongoing soap opera is more hilariously histrionic than ever! Join in on the family drama…

Sunday Brunch Talks

Second Sundays 2019

On second Sundays, community gathers for live music and a nourishing brunch…

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Care for Creatives

Care for Creatives represents a unique partnership between Southern Rep Theatre and the New Orleans Musicians’ Clinic. Our programs unite New Orleans’ creative community with mental health practitioners in a sanctuary space.

Rent Our Space!

With 3 unique spaces, Southern Rep Theatre has something for every event and individual. Large or small, casual or corporate – Southern Rep offers a central Mid-City location in the former St. Rose de Lima church, perfect for any meeting, presentation, party, wedding, or banquet.

Southern Rep Theatre’s mission is to develop and produce new plays that reflect the diversity of the city it calls home.

Our commitment to Equity, Diversity and Inclusion is reflected in ALL of our artistic and administrative practices.

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