February 04, 2020

Lessons in Love

Event Details

Date

February 04, 2020 7:00 PM

Location

Acadiana Center for the Arts
101 W. Vermillion Street
Lafayette, LA 70501

Category

  • Life Lessons
  • Love

Upcoming Events

02/04/20

Tuesday

Lessons in Love

Stories about the lessons we've learned from love and loss.

04/14/20

Tuesday

My Culture, My Identity

Every family has its own quirks, traditions, recipes and memories. Join us for a night of tales about the families we’re born into and the ones we choose.

06/02/20

Tuesday

Sounded Like a Good Idea at the Time

Join us for an evening of curated live storytelling on the topic of messing up.

12/01/20

Tuesday

That's so Lafayette

Stories around the things that are "So Lafayette"

Stories

Finding my place in the cafeteria and in life

Finding my place in the cafeteria and in life

Casey's indoctrination into college life is a messy lesson.
The last first day of school

The last first day of school

A testament to the pressure to be a good mom.
So many fresh starts

So many fresh starts

This never-met-a-stranger outlook on life was hard earned.
Bonds built in the dorm room

Bonds built in the dorm room

Close quarters leads to lifelong friendships.
Every student's journey is different

Every student's journey is different

If you have the opportunity, become a student's cheerleader.
New expectations

New expectations

Andre realized his reality didn't match the life he created in his dreams. When Andre hit rock bottom, he recognized the need to change
You do what you have to do

You do what you have to do

Shari Puterman is much more comfortable writing stories about how other families deal with tragedy and hardship. However, she agreed to open up about her own struggles.
Coming Home: David D'Aquin - 'Learning to Love Myself'

Coming Home: David D'Aquin - 'Learning to Love Myself'

Home is so much more than a warm bed and a comfy couch. At the inaugural Lafayette Storytellers Project, presented by Cox, David D'Aquin tells a story of family, acceptance,…
Little did I know, I was healing myself

Little did I know, I was healing myself

Laura Huval wrote a song to help her community deal with tragedy. Every time she performs it, her own heart gets a little bigger.
Coming Home: Gisely Godeaux - 'A Long and Winding Road'

Coming Home: Gisely Godeaux - 'A Long and Winding Road'

Gisely tells a story about overcoming hardship to carve out a place to call home.
Coming Home: Jan Risher - 'My hometown, My Whole World'

Coming Home: Jan Risher - 'My hometown, My Whole World'

For Jan, home is more than just a place.
Coming Home: Lian Cheramie - 'My culture, My Community'

Coming Home: Lian Cheramie - 'My culture, My Community'

Lian thought she knew what home meant, until she moved to Lafayette. Home is so much more than a warm bed and a comfy couch. At the inaugural Lafayette Storytellers…
Coming Home: Alex Johnson - 'Finding My Voice'

Coming Home: Alex Johnson - 'Finding My Voice'

Home is so much more than a warm bed and a comfy couch. At the inaugural Lafayette Storytellers Project, presented by Cox, Alex Johnson tells a story of finding her…
The gentleman dining alone

The gentleman dining alone

Joe Harvey learned at an early age that it's ok to have dinner alone.
Learning from my mistakes

Learning from my mistakes

Marcus Simmons has not had an easy path. His life has been filled with rock bottoms and fresh starts.
Lafayette: Mimi DelGizzi - 'Take the risk!'

Lafayette: Mimi DelGizzi - 'Take the risk!'

Sometimes new beginnings are scary. But, they can also be really exciting.
Through life's trials, music is constant

Through life's trials, music is constant

Elizabeth Nix recognized early that every failure is an opportunity to learn.
It all started under a dilapidated building in Memphis

It all started under a dilapidated building in Memphis

Joe Dupree-Anderson shares the musical soundtrack to his life.
It's all about the timing

It's all about the timing

Piper Naudin talks about her earliest musical memories and how they still shape her life.

Past Events

12/03/19

Tuesday

Holiday Traditions and Disasters

09/03/19

Tuesday

How I Came to Call Lafayette Home

06/11/19

Tuesday

Outdoor Adventures

04/16/19

Tuesday

Growing Up

02/18/19

Monday

Romance ... or Not

11/13/18

Tuesday

Food and Family

09/18/18

Tuesday

Back to School

07/10/18

Tuesday

Family Vacations

04/17/18

Tuesday

The Sound of My Life

01/23/18

Tuesday

New Beginnings

09/26/17

Tuesday

Coming Home