Catch A Rising Star launches comedy school on Mondays from January 4 to February 8, 7 to 9 p.m. Graduation show is Friday, February 12, on stage. Topics include everything from writing a joke to opening your own club. Teachers include Steve Trevelise, general manager of Catch and radio personality on Sportsradio 610 WIP; and Jimmy Roundboy Graham, a headlining comic and actor, and a high school teacher and coach in the Pitman school system. $400 tuition includes an 8×10 headshot and a DVD of your on stage performance. Call 800-987-8018 or visit www.catcharisingstar.com.
An actor is needed for Murray Shisgal’s “The Tiger,” to be produced by Marina Vrahnos of Plainsboro in March. The show, directed by Jody Woods, will be performed in a theater on Alexander Road in West Windsor. The actor should appear to age 40. Non-equity. Call Vrahnos at 609-468-7726 to schedule an audition.
For Young Actors
Paper Mill Playhouse is accepting appointments for auditions for the Summer Musical Theater Conservatory program. The five-week program, by audition, judges on vocal skill, dance ability, personality, and presentation skills. Call 973-379-3636, ext. 2133 or visit www.papermill.org.
Zimmerli Art Museum presents a trip to New York City’s Cooper-Hewitt National Design Museum and Whitney Museum of American Art on Thursday, January 14. Lunch is at One Fish, Two Fish on Madison Avenue. Register. $135 includes lunch. Call 732-932-7237, ext. 611 to register.
Harvest Moon Weight Loss, a four-week workshop, is presented by Kristin Martini for people who overeat, undereat, or just do not eat. $15 a session. Call 609-462-4717 to register.
Mercer County Hispanic Association seeks new unwrapped toys and monetary donation to subsidize its annual Three Kings Day party. Drop off gift items at MECHA, 18 East 6th Avenue, Hamilton, Monday to Friday, 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Deadline is Monday, January 4. www.njmecha.co.cc. 609-587-8800.
Tutoring Club reopens at a new location in Southfield Shopping Center, Princeton-Hightstown Road, West Windsor. Call 609-750-0044 for information. www.tutoringclub.com.