For Immediate Release
Brittany Racca
(337) 365-1540
(888) 942-3742
Iberia Performing Arts League Presents "The Music Man"
NEW IBERIA, La. --- The Iberia Performing Arts League's 2020 spring musical, The Music Man by Meredith Wilson, will run March 12 - 29 at the Essanee Theater in downtown New Iberia.

In The Music Man, Harold Hill is a con man who poses as a boys' band organizer and leader. Prim librarian and piano teacher Marian sees through him. But, when Harold helps her younger brother overcome his lisp and social awkwardness, Marian begins to fall in love. Harold risks being caught to win her. The production is directed by Vincent P. Barras.

Thursday, Friday and Saturday shows are at 7:30 p.m. and Sunday matinees are at 2 p.m. All tickets are $20 and available March 1 online at, or at Delaune’s Pharmacy, The Daily Iberian and Allain’s Jewelry. A limited amount of tickets will be available at the door. 

For more information, contact Charlie Robertson at (337) 256-9962 or visit

The Iberia Parish Convention & Visitors Bureau is the official parish marketing agency promoting New Iberia, Avery Island, Jefferson Island, Jeanerette, Loreauville and Delcambre as a destination. Marketing programs target leisure travelers, business travelers, media, entertainment industry, and the travel trade including group tour planners, meeting planners, sports planners and special event planners. The bureau operates a parish welcome center in New Iberia, Louisiana.
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