Otis, The Tarot King of New Orleans

Sit down in psychic see-er Otis Briggs' booth at Bottom of the Cup Tea Room. He's been there since 1972, flipping tarot cards and reading palms. 

About the series :: Splashing into the urban swamp-osity of the Big Easy, Thrillist's "Getting Weird In : New Orleans" video series explores the sprawling back streets, rambling cemeteries, and deep dive joints beyond Bourbon Street. Our anointed New Orleanean Scheherazades tell the branching tale of one night out of 1,001 possibilities that could only happen in New Orleans. 

credits :: Tom McNamara :: Director. Producer. Camera :: "Getting Weird In" series creator ::

video made for Thrillist.com's "Getting Weird In" video series as a part of the 'Destination New Orleans travel guide' :: THRILLIST is the essential resource for all that's new, unknown, or under-appreciated in travel, food, and drink ::

       
     
Trixie Minx, The Burlesque Queen of New Orleans and her Fleur de Tease

A night at the curious and weird Fleur de Tease burlesque show.

About the series :: Splashing into the urban swamp-osity of the Big Easy, Thrillist's "Getting Weird In : New Orleans" video series explores the sprawling back streets, rambling cemeteries, and deep dive joints beyond Bourbon Street. Our anointed New Orleanean Scheherazades tell the branching tale of one night out of 1,001 possibilities that could only happen in New Orleans. 

credits :: Tom McNamara :: Director. Producer. Camera :: "Getting Weird In" series creator ::

video made for Thrillist.com's "Getting Weird In" video series as a part of the 'Destination New Orleans travel guide' :: THRILLIST is the essential resource for all that's new, unknown, or under-appreciated in travel, food, and drink ::

       
     
Wednesday Nights are To Be Continued

Jazz. Funk. R&B. Hip-hop. This is the T.B.C. Brass Band playing with the lights off, and throwing down at Celebration Hall in New Orleans. 

About the series :: Splashing into the urban swamp-osity of the Big Easy, Thrillist's "Getting Weird In : New Orleans" video series explores the sprawling back streets, rambling cemeteries, and deep dive joints beyond Bourbon Street. Our anointed New Orleanean Scheherazades tell the branching tale of one night out of 1,001 possibilities that could only happen in New Orleans. 

credits :: Tom McNamara :: Director. Producer. Camera :: "Getting Weird In" series creator ::

video made for Thrillist.com's "Getting Weird In" video series as a part of the 'Destination New Orleans travel guide' :: THRILLIST is the essential resource for all that's new, unknown, or under-appreciated in travel, food, and drink ::