These people want to know: “How has New Orleans music saved your soul?”

Boudin, a new storytelling project, wants to hear your stories about why our music is so special

A team of story collectors (the Boudin "Story Krewe," which includes Claire Bangser of NOLAbeings, Jon Greene, Marie Lovejoy and Greg Speck) have been gathering stories using a variety of platforms — audio voice recordings, voicemails, emails, written stories, photography and film — and with the best of them Hayes, Daniels and Callahan will create a play, which will run from April 15 to May 17. The production is timed to coincide with the New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival, a sponsor of the project. The play's location has yet to be decided.

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