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COVID-19: Festival Cancellations (2021)

Louisiana: The State We're In



Genre: Newsmagazine

Place Covered: New Orleans, Orleans Parish, Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 2021-08-13

Duration: 00:05:55

Subjects: Tourism | FESTIVALS | COVID-19 pandemic


  • Moreau, Andre Host
  • Fortenberry, Rex Q. Editor
  • Schulz, Kelly Interviewee


This segment from the August 13, 2021, episode of the series “Louisiana: The State We’re In” features Andre Moreau’s report on the state of tourism in New Orleans following the cancellation of several festivals, including JazzFest, due to the ongoing surge in COVID-19 cases. He interviews Kelly Schulz, the vice president of communications for New Orleans and Company.