Emeril talks cooking and catchphrases at the Dr. Phillips Center


Skip the Food Network reruns for a night and come out to see one of the country’s first celebrity chefs work his culinary magic in person. Learn the tricks of the trade from Mr. BAM! himself, Emeril Lagasse, as the master chef cooks up classic New Orleans recipes from his new book, Essential Emeril. Audience members can ask this world-renowned chef, restaurateur and television personality questions during a live Q&A with Emeril and local food celeb John Rivers of 4 Rivers Smokehouse, making it the perfect time to get a pro tip on how to spruce up your green-bean casserole recipe. Stick around after the presentation and Emeril will sign your copy of his latest cookbook, which is actually pretty BAM!

8 p.m. Thursday, April 21 | Walt Disney Theater, Dr. Phillips Center for the Performing Arts, 445 S. Magnolia Ave. |
844-513-2014 | drphillipscenter.org | $35-$99.50