Located in Louis Armstrong Park, the Mahalia Jackson Theater for the Performing Arts is a performing arts theater in New Orleans. Aamidst decades of world class theatre, opera, dance and musical performances, the City Council voted to rename the Mahalia Jackson Theater for the Performing Arts in honor of the famed and beloved New Orleans gospel singer.
On January 19th, Mahalia Jackson Theater for the Performing Arts will present Jaws in Concert. Based on the best-selling novel by Peter Benchley and directed by Steven Spielberg, this masterpiece of suspense tells the tale of a small, New England seaside community terrorized by a predatory great white shark during the busiest weekend of the tourist season—the 4th of July.
Watch Steven Spielberg’s thrilling masterpiece of suspense on The Mahalia Jackson Theater’s huge HD screen, while John Williams’ iconic score is performed live by the LPO. The original summer movie blockbuster, with an Academy Award-winning score that made John Williams a household name, Jaws is the ultimate film-with-live-orchestra experience!
Brookstone Park Apartments, providing the perfect balance of comfortable and convenient apartments in Covington, Louisiana, is helping spread the word about this special event happening in our community! We believe it’s in your best interest to attend with family and friends!
Saturday, January 19, 2019—7:30 PM
Event Venue Location:
Mahalia Jackson Theater for the Performing Arts
1419 Basin Street,
New Orleans, Louisiana 70116