Cheng/Ferrara Productions has auditions for “Jekyll and Hyde” on Saturday, July 25, 11 a.m to 4 p.m.; and Sunday, July 26, 6 to 9 p.m. Prepare one complete song from a contemporary musical and bring sheet music. The production includes new elements and songs not heard in the Broadway or tour productions. Seeking 14 to 17 male and female actors at least 18 years old, and one young girl, 8 to 12. Audition and performance at Kelsey Theater, West Windsor. Schedule appointment by E-mail at email@example.com.
Kelsey Theater seeks actors, nine adults, seven teens, and six children for the world premiers of “Alice in Wonderland: The Musical” for auditions on Saturdays, August 1 and 8, noon to 5 p.m. Be prepared to sing one up-tempo song and one ballad in a musical theater style. Bring sheet music. Adult roles are paid. Call the stage manager at 215-788-1336 for information.
First Church of Christ, Scientist in Princeton seeks a full time organist, as well as substitute organists for music for a prelude, three hymns, solo, and postlude with professional soloists, no choir. One Sunday service on a new Allen Renaissance organ. $150 per week. Call 609-924-2660 to schedule an appointment.
Actors Dance Studio seeks one actress in her twenties for an original production for a September opening. Call director Steven Gaissert at 609-633-8538.
Call for Art
Arts Council of Princeton seeks artwork for the “Princeton Annual,” with a theme of “Native Son: Works Inspired by the Life and Legacy of Paul Robeson.” Artists may use Robeson’s life as an inspiration for creating a new work or submit an existing work. Deliver one or two works to the Robeson Center from Monday to Wednesday, July 27 to 29, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Include name, contact information, arts council membership number, title and date of work, insurance value, sale price, and a statement about the submitted work. Two dimensional works, sculpture, video (DVD), or sound. All work must be delivered ready to hang or install. Exhibition opens Monday, August 3. Contact Maria Evans at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Capital Health is seeking art of all media from regional artists for its new hospital on Scotch Road in Hopewell. The hospital will both purchase existing work and identify artists for site-specific work to be commissioned. Artwork of all mediums and of any scale will be considered, including mural work, sculpture, tapestry, glassware, stain-glass, ceramic, woodwork, photography, printmaking, multi-media, furniture, water features, and painting. Deadline is Saturday, August 15. Send three examples of the artist’s work to Lin Swensson at email@example.com. For each image include a description of each work, its size, the material used, and a price range; a biography or resume including education, past commissioned works, shows, professional awards or affiliations; as well as artist contact information including: name, phone numbers, postal address, and E-mail address. Call Swensson at 615-945-2895 or visit www.capitalhealth.org.
West Windsor Arts Council seeks art for “Avenue of the Arts,” an exhibit of visual arts hanging throughout MarketFair during September to celebrate the grand re-opening of the Michael Graves-redesigned shopping center. The event, a major fundraiser for the arts council to convert the Princeton Junction Firehouse to an arts center, includes a day of music and food on Saturday, September 26, a patron’s party on Saturday, September 12, shopping discounts. Graves will serve as the juror for the art exhibit. For information call 609-919-1982 or visit www.westwindsorarts.org.
Palisades Insurance Highway Gallery seeks artwork inspired by New Jersey landscapes for the gallery. Artists may register and submit images of original paintings, drawings, photographs, and mixed media inspired by scenic views, landscapes, seascapes, urbanscapes, destinations, or landmarks at www.palisades.com/drivewithasmile. No registration fee. Maximum of 10 pieces in jpg or gif format at least 600 pixels wide and 175 pixels high. All submissions must be capable of being digitally reproduced and larger. Artwork will be showcased online where visitors may vote through Friday, August 7. Twelve winners will be announced on Monday, August 10.
For Children with Autism
VSA Arts of New Jersey offers fall programs for children with autism including new creative drama and inclusive workshops. Parent/child workshops in the arts for children with autistic behavior is offered on Saturdays, September 26 to December 5 in New Brunswick, for one hour a week. Workshops for ages 13 and up, with and without autism, are also available. Visit www.vsanj.org or call 832-745-3885 for information.
Burlington County Division of Parks seeks information about the historical Burlington County Prison during its years of operation, 1811 to 1965. Call the museum at 609-265-5476.
Carnegie Lake Rowing Association offers “Learn to Row” program for anyone with no prior rowing experience beginning the weekend of September 12 and 13 and continuing through November 26. Open to age 14 and older. $300. Visit www.clra.com for information.
Greater Donnelly Initiative seeks volunteers for summer program for needy teens at a community center in Trenton. Call Pat at 609-466-0276 or visit www.greaterdonnelly.com.
Foundation for Intercultural Travel seeks families of all types including retired couples, couples with children, single parent families, and childless couples to home a young ambassador, ages 15 to 18 from Europe, South America, Asia, and Africa for five to 10 months. The teen will attend your high school and have full medical insurance coverage and spending money. Host families provide room and board and may be eligible to take a tax deduction. Call Maryann at 877-439-7862.
American Heart Association seeks volunteers to help during Heart Walk on Sunday, September 13, at Mercer County Park marina. Assist in the kid zone, distribute refreshments and water, aid in registration, or serve as a performer. Visit www.mercercounty heartwalk.org or call 609-208-0020.
Zizo Soccer Camp partnered with West Windsor Plainsboro Soccer Association to host a summer soccer camp at Zaitz Fields from Monday to Friday, August 10 to 14. Full or half day. $190 to $265. Teams may register. Travel team training also available August 24 to 28, and August 31 to September 4. Call 609-903-0183 or visit www.zizosoccer.com.