Harry Anderson: Bringing magic to the Big Easy

One night, he opened the heavy doors of the club, and more than 100 people filed in. Anderson, who plays dueling roles as instigator and moderator, typically opens with a review of the latest events. For instance, Mayor C. Ray Nagin had decided to hold a New Orleans town hall meeting in Baton Rouge: “Apparently, there are more people who live in New Orleans who are now living in Baton Rouge than are living in New Orleans,” he explained with a sigh.