On a rainy day a couple weeks ago, grabbed this snap from New Orleans on the Avenue, former home of Zing and many other things… The Walker Theatre is celebrating its 85th birthday right now with a series of fun events, including a dress up 1927 Cotton Club Party this Friday, November 9th; on Tuesday November 13th, a free Indy Talks event (including yours truly as one of 5 speakers) “Re-Imagining the Future of Indiana Avenue;” and on Thursday, November 15th, former member of the Supremes, Mary Wilson performs “Stormy Weather: the Lena Horne Project.” There’s a special opportunity for young professionals to attend that night–click here.