Capital Singers of Trenton is currently recruiting new members for its 15th season, beginning in January, 2021. Particularly sought are tenors, baritones and basses, but all voices are welcome to join. If you or someone you know are interested in singing, please visit the website and send message or call 609-434-2781. Email: CapitalSingers@gmail.com. Virtual auditions will be held via Zoom on Sunday, January 10, at 4 p.m.
Somerset Valley Players is holding auditions via Zoom for “The MatchKlatch Game: A Parody,” directed by Mike Muller and Darren Nye. Virtual auditions take place Sunday, January 10, from 7 to 10 p.m. and Tuesday, January 12, from 7 to 10 p.m. Register for a 15-minute slot on Signup Genius. There are no callbacks. All rehearsals will take place over Zoom. The performance is Sunday, January 31, at 7 p.m., also via Zoom.
The format of the show is as a parody of the television game show “The Match Game.” Actors are needed to serve as celebrity panelists of their choice. You should show up as the celebrity you plan to impersonate (in costume if possible). You will be asked to introduce your character and provide a typical Match Game question answer in character. You may audition for more than one celebrity. This is an improv event so auditioners will need to be quick-witted an comfortable with improv.
For Aspiring Artists
Morven Museum and Garden invites artists from beginner to experienced to participate in a two-day Zoom-based workshop on botanical illustration with Wendy Hollender. Sessions take place Friday, January 8, from 1 to 4 p.m., and Sunday, January 10, from 2 to 4 p.m. Cost is $100; $80 for Friends of Morven.
Inspired by flowers from Morven’s recent bulb sale, paperwhites available in Morven’s museum shop, or other white flowers, students will participate in this live two-day Zoom workshop and draw with Wendy on brown Kraft paper. (Complete art supply list, including pre-class videos, provided upon registration). Wendy starts your weekend off on Friday via Zoom and draws along with you. On Sunday she provides personalized critiques of everyone’s work. For questions, email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Call for Volunteers
New Jersey Blood Services (NJBS), which provides blood for local patients, is looking for a few good volunteers. The blood drive volunteer is an integral member our team whose tasks include assisting donors with registration and/or at the refreshment area. No medical background necessary.
Volunteers should be outgoing to provide friendly customer service and be able to perform tasks as needed. Must have transportation. All training is provided including additional precautions for the safety of our team and blood donors. For additional information call or text Sharon Zetts, manager, NJBS Volunteer Services at 732-850-8906, Monday to Thursday 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.