2018 | Dreaming in gold
Ball Captain Terrie Mabile Cavalier presented "Dream in Gold" a salute to Hollywood's Oscar achievement at the Krewe of Romany's 69th annual Mardi Gras Ball on Feb. 3, 2018, at the Raising Cane’s River Center.
Reigning over the festivities were Queen LXIX Kathleen Jordan O’Brien, daughter of Kay and Richard O’Brien, and King Romany LXIX Gerrad Matthew Delatte, husband of krewe member Kim Delatte.
Maid Molly Elizabeth Anding, daughter of Dana and Scott Kelly and Greg Anding, represented the “The Great Gatsby”; Maid Caroline Elizabeth Crawford, daughter of Amy and Barry Crawford, represented “Memoirs of a Geisha”; Maid Laura Elizabeth Adams, daughter of Laurie and Johnny Adams, represented “Moulin Rouge,” and Maid Jaycelin Breann Carter, daughter of Jodie and Eric Hoffman and Eddie Beard, represented "Titanic."
Attending the queen were her pages, Evangeline Ann Fabre, daughter of Ashley and Travis Fabre, and Crawford Field Meng, son of Chelsea and Gregory Meng. Pages to the king were Oliver James Anding, son of Claire and Brad Anding and grandson of krewe member Jenny Anding; Bennett Mire Duplechin, son of Meghan and Alex Duplechin and grandson of krewe member Karen Duplechin; and Carter Brossie Perniciaro, son of Lindsay and Mike Perniciaro and nephew of krewe member Genie Powers.