Plan Your Visit

A stones throw from the mighty Mississippi


1200 Canal Street, New Orleans, LA 70112


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Experience The Big Easy

The Joy Theater lives on Canal Street, in the heart of downtown New Orleans. Bordered by the Central Business District and Historic French Quarter, many of the country’s finest bars, hotels, and restaurants are a quick walk away. 

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From New Orleans International Airport

(Includes Baton Rouge, Texas and all points west of New Orleans)

  • Traveling on I-10 East follow signs to I-10 East Slidell

  • Exit 234B Poydras St/Superdome Exit. Stay in left hand lane.

  • Turn left on S. Claiborne. First light under the over-pass.

  • Stay in right lane.

  • Turn right on Canal Street.

  • Joy Theater will be on the right 5 blocks down.

From New Orleans East

(Includes Mississippi Gulf Coast, Florida and all points east of New Orleans)

  • Traveling on I-10 West follow signs to New Orleans.

  • Exit 235B Canal/Superdome Exit.

  • At the red light turn right onto Canal Street.

  • Joy Theater will be on the right 4 lights down.


Conveniently located within walking distance of the French Quarter and on the Canal Street streetcar line. There are ample parking options within the neighborhood and easy bus drop off locations. For your convenience, the Joy Theater also offers valet parking for select performances.