The Arts

Breast Cancer Month


Participate Please

Donate Please

Corrections or additions?

These listings were prepared for the October 5, 2005 issue of U.S. 1



Top Of PageAuditions

Kelsey Theater announces auditions for "You’re a Good Man, Charlie

Brown," Saturday and Sunday, October 15 and 16, noon to 6 p.m.

Auditioners must be 18 or older. Visit to

download audition packet. Appointments at 609-882-2292. Also,

auditions for "The Who’s Tommy," Saturday and Sunday, October 22 and

23, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Appointments required; call director Frank

Ferrara at 609-499-1388 or E-mail

Omicron Theater Productions holds auditions for speaking and

non-speaking parts, males and females, 20s to 50s. Also looking for

backstage help (will train). Auditions by appointment, Friday, October

7, through Sunday, November 6. 609-443-5598.

Villagers Theater, 415 Demott Lane, Somerset, "The Day They Shot John Lennon" by James

McLure to commemorate the 25th anniversary of his assassination in

December. Actors should be ages 16 to 70. Bring a headshot and resume.

Readings will be from script. Wednesday, October 5, 7 p.m. Also

seeking actors for ages 10 to 45 for December production of "Rudolph

the Red-Nosed Reindeer" by Kathryn Schultz Miller. Saturday, October

8, 2 to 4 p.m., and Sunday, October 9, 7 to 10 p.m.

Griggstown Lock, a Rapper Sword Team, holds auditions for new members

on Monday, October 10, 7 p.m. at the Hopewell Elementary School. Call

732-297-6281. Rapper is a traditional English dance performed by a

group of five people linked by flexible metal swords accompanied by

fast jig-time music. No specific experience necessary.

Top Of PageThe Arts

Kindermusik, a unique program of music and movement that nurtures the

total development of infants and young children, will be offered at

Professional Center for the Arts, Hamilton, in an eight-week session

starting in early October. Contact the instructor, Pat Weitz, at

609-587-7076 or E-mail

Fine Arts Program for the Disabled offered on Tuesdays, October 11 to

December 13, 4:30 to 6 p.m., Joseph Cappello School, Trenton. Classes

sponsored by VSA Arts of New Jersey and the Mercer County Office for

the Disabled are open to Mercer County residents ages 8 to 21 with a

disability. Free. Registration required. 732-745-3885 or E-mail

Blacksheep Films seeks volunteers and interns to work as crew for

its first feature film, "Wishing Well." Volunteers should have some

experience or interest in the field of film or television production.

Positions available: assistant director, director of photography,

assistant camera, line producer, script supervisor, lighting designer,

sound mixer, boom operator, makeup artist/hair stylist,

wardrobe/costumer, props, production assistants. The film will be shot

in Trenton and Morrisville, Pennsylvania, in late fall or early

winter. Mail a letter of interest, desired position, and resume by

Friday, October 21 to: Ms. Mala Wright, 52 Boudinot Street, Trenton

08618-5504, Attn: Wishing Well Crew.

Top Of Page Breast Cancer Month

Dandeline Shop, 195 Nassau Street, is selling the Breast Cancer


Bracelet and Watch, designed by Brighton, for the month of October.

The manufacturer will donate $5 for each bracelet sold to support

breast cancer research and awareness programs; the Dandeline Shop will

match the $5 donation and locally support the Mercer Chapter of

CancerCare of New Jersey. 609-924-0889.

Top Of PageGrants

Arts Grants for 2006 are available from Middlesex County Cultural and

Heritage Commission. Interested groups are invited to a help clinic

Wednesday through Friday, October 5 through 7, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., at

the Commission’s offices, 703 Jersey Avenue, New Brunswick; evening

appointments are available October 6. 732-745-4489.

Lawrence Community Foundation is accepting grant applications.

Deadline is Saturday, October 15. Applications available at Past recipients of grant awards include Lawrence

Neighborhood Center, Meals on Wheels Lawrence, MentorPower, PEI Kids,

Project Freedom, Project Graduation, and WomanSpace.

Top Of PageParticipate Please

Old Family Recipe Contest will award over $10,000 in cash and prizes,

deadline Sunday, October 30. Submit online at

Top Of PageDonate Please

M.C.F.O.O.D.S. seeks canned and non-perishable food items, and

personal products for Hurricane Katrina victims. Items may be dropped

off at libraries in Plainsboro, North and South Brunswick, and Monroe.

HomeFront seeks formal dresses in all sizes, especially sizes 14 to

24. More than 60 formerly homeless single parents who have met their

goals in HomeFront programs will be honored at a formal event in

November. Visit or call 609-989-9417.

West Windsor-Plainsboro High School South seeks clothing, shoes,

purses, linens, towels, and stuffed animals to benefit Post Prom 2006.

Drop off is Saturday, October 8, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., Penn-Lyle Road,

West Windsor. Call 609-716-1940 for information.

Previous Story Next Story

Corrections or additions?

This page is published by

— the web site for U.S. 1 Newspaper in Princeton, New Jersey.

Facebook Comments