Playhouse 22 has auditions for “Jewtopia” on Monday, April 12, and Wednesday, April 14, at 7:30 p.m., at the East Brunswick Community ARts Center, 721 Cranbury Road, East Brunswick. Everyone but the two main characters play multiple parts. Men and women ages 20s to 60s. E-mail email@example.com for information.
New Jersey Performing Arts Center seeks musicians to perform as part of its summer series of concerts in a public plaza in Newark on Thursday evenings beginning June 24. Each group performs one 30 to 60 minute set and receives a small honorarium. Artists may present and sell CDs and promote other upcoming performances. Visit www.njpac.org to download form or call 973-353-8046.
Arts Council of Princeton offers classes, workshops, educations, and arts beginning Monday, April 12. Registration is now open to children, teens, and adults in the visual, literary, and performing arts. Visit www.artscouncilofprinceton.org or call 609-924-8777 for information.
Dining for Benefit
Parkinson Alliance is organizing “Princeton Dines Out for Parkinson’s Disease” at any of the participating restaurants on Thursday, April 29, and a percentage of the proceeds will benefit research. Donations by the restaurants will be matched by The Tuchman Foundation. Participating restaurants include Blue Point Grill, Elements, Eno Terra, Gennaro’s, Mediterra, Teresa Caffe, Witherspoon Grill, and Yankee Doodle Tap Room. For information about the non-profit organization located in Kingston, call 609-688-0870 or visit www.parkinsonalliance.org.
Call for Entries
Artsbridge seeks works from artists within a 50-mile radius to submit one framed piece of two-dimensional work or sculpture and two unframed portfolio pieces. Works will be accepted in paintings, watercolors, works on paper, mixed media, photography, and sculpture.
The 16th annual juried show will be at the River Run Gallery in Lambertville from June 5 to 27. The drop-off time for this event will be Thursday, May 27, 4 to 8 p.m. and Friday, May 28, 12:30 to 7:30 p.m. The notification of acceptance will be listed on the website on Sunday, May 30, after 7 p.m. Pick-up of unaccepted work will be Tuesday, June 1 from 12:30 to 7:30 p.m. Visit www.artsbridgeonline.com, call 609-397-9191, or E-mail firstname.lastname@example.org for information.
A Prom Dress for Less
One Simple Wish offers free dresses for proms and graduations to teens in foster care and impoverished families. The dress shop, located at 860 Lower Ferry Road, Suite 4, Ewing, is also open to the public with dresses for sale at $10 and jewelry under $5, on Saturdays, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Proceeds will be used to purchase prom tickets for teens in need. Call 609-883-8484 for information.
Lawrence Township Office on Aging is accepting registrations for the acrylic art class for Lawrence Township residents, ages 60 plus. Classes for beginners, intermediate, and experienced students will be held Wednesdays, from 12:30 to 2:3 p.m., beginning April 14. $32. Cal 609-844-7048 for information.
Middlesex County Cultural & Heritage Commission offers a Scout Program Brochure featuring more than nine badges focusing on history, archaeology, citizenship, and disabilities through its museum programs. Call 732-745-4489 for information.
Ready for Duty
PEAC Health & Fitness, 1440 Lower Ferry Road, Ewing, offers an intense eight-week program to prepare police, firefighters, and military personnel in strength and conditioning. Classes begin Monday, April 5, 7 p.m. $285. Contact John Marshall at 609-882-0054 or E-mail email@example.com.
Lawrenceville Main Street Artists Network is in search of poets to submit poems for its May art show. Gallery artists will create art inspired by poems they choose from submissions. Submit your poem by E-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org or mail to 2683 Main Street, Lawrenceville 08648. Include your name, phone number, and E-mail. Several poets will be invited to recite poetry during the reception. Deadline is Friday, April 2. www.lawrencevillemainstreet.com.
Jamesburg Revitalization Coalition seeks produce and specialty foods vendors for its summer farmers market on Saturdays, July 3 to October 2, at the Presbyterian Church, 177 Gatzmer Avenue. Call Diane Lemelman at 732-723-1863 for an application or for information. www.ilovejamesburg.com.