Yardley Players Theater Company is holding auditions for their July production of “The Wizard of Oz” at Kelsey Theater — 1200 Old Trenton Road, West Windsor — on Saturday, April 7 and Sunday, April 8 from 11 a.m .to 4 p.m. Auditions are by appointment only. Email firstname.lastname@example.org with your your name, age, role desired, and preferred audition day. For the full cast list, visit www.yardleyplayers.com/auditions.html.
PinnWorth Productions is holding auditions for their September production of “Disney’s Newsies” on Monday, April 30 and Thursday, May 3 at 7 p.m.; Sunday, May 6 at noon and Sunday, May 6 at 3 p.m. at Kelsey Theater, 1200 Old Trenton Road, West Windsor. Prepare 16-32 bars of an up-tempo song in the style of the show. Bring sheet music in the correct key. Visit www.pinnworth.com for information and to schedule an audition.
McCarter Theater is holding auditions for local actors to join their “A Christmas Carol” Community Ensemble. Auditions will be held on the following dates and locations: Tuesday, April 3 from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. at Passage Theater, 205 East Front Street, Trenton; Saturday, April 21 from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at Playhouse 22, 721 Cranbury Road, East Brunswick; Thursday, April 26 from 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. at Rider University, 2083 Lawrenceville Road, Lawrenceville; and Tuesday, May 1 from 6 to 7:30 p.m. and 8 to 9:30 p.m. at McCarter Theater Berland, 91 University Place, Princeton. Visit www.mccarter.org/education-community/community/community-ensemble for information.
The Youth Orchestra of Bucks County is holding auditions for their 2018-2019 season on Saturday, May 5 and Sunday, May 6 at Bucks County Community College in Newtown, PA. Open to students in grades 3 to 12. Visit www.yobc.org for information.
Call For Art
Gallery 14 in Hopewell is accepting submissions for its 9th National Juried Photographic Exhibit 2018. Artists are invited to submit a maximum of five works created within the past three years for potential inclusion. The exhibition will be on view June 29 through July 29. Cash awards and ribbons to be presented for Best in Show, Merit Awards and Honorable Mentions. Submissions should be emailed to email@example.com by Sunday, April 22. Specifications include 72 dpi resolution, maximum 1920 pixels long edge, labeled: lastname_firstname_title. In the body of the email submission also include: photographer’s name, phone number, email, home address, photo title, frame size, and photographic process. There is a $10 fee for each submitted photo. For details, visit www.photogallery14.com.
Sponsor a Race
Organizers of the 10th Annual Highland Park 5K Race are looking for sponsors to help cover the costs of the race. Sponsors get their logo on the back of race shirts, placement on event signage, as well as other perks. Visit www.runinthepark.org/sponsor.
Jewish Family & Children’s Service of Greater Mercer County is currently accepting 11th and 12th grade teens (as of the 2018-2019 school year) to participate in Gesher LeKesher, a Jewish peer leadership program. Members of the leadership program work with younger children to address topics from a Jewish perspective including friendships, the impact of social media, peer pressure, healthy dating relationships, and addressing anti-Semitism on campus. Gesher LeKesher meets six hours each month, two Monday night trainings from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. and an additional outreach time either Monday/Wednesday night or Sunday morning. Visit www.jfcsonline.org/gesher-lekesher.
Literacy New Jersey Mercer County is seeking volunteers to meet with adults who need to improve their literacy skills. A 15-hour tutor training course starts on Tuesday, April 10, from 6 to 9 p.m. and continues each Tuesday through May 8 at their offices, 1 North Johnston Avenue, Hamilton. After completing the training you will be matched with a student who needs your help. Register. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org or call 609-587-6027.
Artworks Trenton is seeking volunteers to work four-hour shifts during their Art All Night fundraiser on June 16. Volunteer training will be held on Saturday, June 9, at Roebling Wire Works. E-mail email@example.com.