Fall arts preview: Lake Charles Little Theatre

The Lake Charles Little Theatre will begin its 89th season with “Nunsense A-men!” — a musical comedy

Fall arts preview: Lake Charles Civic Ballet

On the heels of completing its intensive, six-week span of summer training, the Lake Charles Civic Ballet is excited to put its focus on the upcoming 2015-2016 year, opening with the winter performance of “Rudolf the Red-Nosed Reindeer.”

Fall arts preview: Louisiana Choral Foundation

The 39th season of the Louisiana Choral Foundation’s Masterworks Chorale will begin with a fall concert, “English Roses and American Beauties,” Oct. 16 and 18.

Artist Banksy opens derelict 'Dismaland' theme park

LONDON — The elusive British graffiti artist Banksy has unveiled his latest project — a parody of a seaside theme park called "Dismaland" complete with a derelict castle, a dead Cinderella and a Grim Reaper in a bumper car.

The artist, best known for his subversive, stenciled street art, said it was a "festival of art, amusements and entry-level anarchism."

Fall arts preview: Lake Area Ballet Theatre

Colleen Canon Benoit was trained by one of the greats.

The artistic director of the newly formed Lake Area Ballet Theatre — and former student of local dancing icon Ida Winter Clark