ClubArtsOnStage seeks actors for “Through Our Eyes,” an original musical production to benefit special needs individuals to be produced at Kelsey in December. The show’s 40-member cast includes both physically challenged and physically able people. Needed are teens and adults, both male and female. Call Alan Rosen at 609-472-1260 for information.
Villagers Theater announces auditions for “Batboy the Musical” on Sunday, October 29, at 6 p.m., at 415 Demott Lane, Somerset. Rich Joyce will direct the production opening in late January. Prepare 32 bars of a musical theater number and be prepared to read sides from the script and dress to move in a dance audition. Call Donna at 732-873-3009 for information.
Kelsey Players seeks actors for “Twas the Night Before Christmas” at Kelsey Theater. Auditions are Saturday, November 4, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Prepare a short monologue and a Christmas Carol. Bring sheet music, a resume, and a photo. Auditioners must be at least 8 years-old. Call Lorraine Wargo at 609-530-0912 for appointment.
Stars in the Park seeks actors for “Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat” at Kelsey Theater. Auditions for adults are Sunday, November 12, 12:30 to 4:30 p.m.; and Monday, November 13, 7 to 10 p.m. Children’s (ages 10 to 15) choir auditions are Saturday, December 2, 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Call Lorraine Wargo at 609-530-0912.
Landau’s is holding an Einstein look-alike contest for all ages, Saturday, October 28, 2 to 4 p.m., 102 Nassau Street. Categories:Baby Einstein, up to 2 years; Gifted Child, ages 2 to 12; Absent-Minded Teen, ages 13 to 19; and Full Blown Genious, ages 20 and up. For information call 609-924-3494.
Enthusiastic, flexible singers needed for group that performs in the community at, for instance, Stony Brook Assisted Living center, Elm Court senior center, and the Lawrenceville Nursing and Rehab Center. For information on joining the group or booking a performance, call Claudia Guenther at 609-924-6126 or Email ClaudeGuenther@aol.com.
Arts Council of Princeton offers a tour of galleries in Chelsea, New York City, lectures, and lunch. Bus leaves the Princeton Shopping Center on Saturday, November 4, at 9 a.m. Register at 609-924-8777. $55.
Rutgers Cooperative Extension of Middlesex County offers “Communication Sensation,” a 4-H club to learn American Sign Language or Braille. Meetings are Tuesdays at 7:30 p.m. in East Brunswick. Call Joyce Pacholek at 732-246-4775.
Shop Till It Stops Day is offered at Marshalls on Thursday, October 19. One percent of all sales from all stores will be donated to the Family Violence Prevention Fund. www.endabuse.org.
300th Anniversary of Allentown seeks descendants of the town including David Brearley, Jr., Nathan Allen, William Augustus Newell, John Imlay, George Ashby, and Maria Cornell Frelinghuysen. Call Pat Roveda at 609-29-4258.
VSA Arts joined with Target for its 2007 Partners in the Arts Festival to be held May, 2007, at Middlesex County College in Edison. The state-wide event features individuals and groups with performances, exhibits, and art workshops. The organization offers opportunities for children and adults with, and without disabilities, to participate in arts events. www.vsanj.org.
VSA Arts of New Jersey is accepting applications for the Art Par Excellence statewide touring art exhibit featuring original two-dimensional artwork by students with disabilities. Each public and private school is invited to submit one work. Application deadline is Tuesday, January 30. www.vsanj.org or 732-745-3885.