Louisiana Anthology Podcast Episode 311. Jaya McSharma, part 2. "Hi! I’m Dr. Jaya
McSharma. I’m an actor and writer currently living in
Shreveport, La. I have loved acting and writing as long as I
have been able to understand purpose and passion. It’s what sets
my soul ablaze. My husband and I formed #McSharma Productions
and had our first-ever short film, #BrownBridgetMD, selected as
a top 20 finalist of the Louisiana Film Prize in 2018. I also
won Best Actress at the festival! Currently we are in
pre-production to take our short film and turn it into a TV or
This week in Louisiana history. May 4, 1970. T.H. Williams
wins Pulitzer Prize for his biography, Huey Long.
This week in New Orleans history. President John F. Kennedy
delivers an address to a large crowd of people at City Hall
[Duncan] Plaza, May 4, 1962.
This week in Louisiana.
May 3-5, 2019
Breaux Bridge Crawfish Festival
Celebrity crawfish eating contest, Cajun dance lessons, Cajun
cooking demonstrations, Crawfish etouffée cookoff, parade, and
The Breaux Bridge Crawfish Festival has become one of the
largest gatherings of world famous Cajun, Zydeco and Swamp Pop
musicians and plays host to over 30 bands on three stages
during the three-day festival.
Postcards from Louisiana. Bruce listens to the band at the
Funky 544 on Bourbon St.