BB’s Stage Door Canteen At The National WWII Museum

Broadway’s Stage Door Canteen was a sanctuary for GI’s during World War II, a place where they could forget their anxieties and enjoy a few hours of pleasure before shipping out to war. Step into BB’s Stage Door Canteen at the National World War II Museum here in New Orleans, and you’ll get a taste of what the soldiers experienced.

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BB’s Stage Door Canteen pays tribute to that era with a a series of weekly shows featuring headliner acts, big bands, dancing, and music. Performances are held in conjunction with brunch or dinner. Listed below are some of the featured shows for the remainder of 2017. Be sure to check the website for future shows.

BB’s Stage Door Canteen
National World War II Museum
945 Magazine Street, New Orleans

America’s Wartime Sweethearts: A Tribute to the Andrews Sisters
Their close harmonies and upbeat songs made them famous—a close-knit act that symbolized the can-do togetherness of the war years.
Wednesdays through February 28, 2018
10:45 a.m. – 12:45 p.m.
11:45 a.m. Buffet Seating

On the Road with Bob Hope & Friends
Enjoy a trip down memory lane as a cast of seven re-enact Bob Hope’s worldwide revues for the troops, featuring the hits of Ann Margaret, Joey Heatherton, and more.
Weekends through November 26, 2017
Brunch Matinee, 11:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
Dinner Show, 6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
$29.52 – $64.99

Home for the Holidays with the Victory Belles
A talented vocal trio combine Rockettes-style choreography and costumes as they entertain the “troops” with holiday favorites.
November 29 – December 27, 2017
Lunch Buffet Show, 11:45 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
Dinner Show, 6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
$29.52 – $64.99

The upcoming holidays are a wonderful time to visit New Orleans and take advantage of shows like these. We still have rooms available, so call now to book a stay!

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