This listing provides information on auditions, art contests, workshops and other events of interest to local artists, performers and other arts participants.
AUDITIONS for Terrace Plaza Playhouse production "Scrooge - A Christmas Carol," 9 a.m.-noon Saturday, at the theater, 99 E. 4700 South, Washington Terrace. Scrooge, Christmas Past and Christmas Present are cast; other roles open. Prepare 16 bars of dance or Broadway-style music. CD player available, no a cappella. Bring completed audition form, www. terraceplayhouse.com. Families welcome. Show runs Nov. 26- Dec. 23.
DIALECT WORKSHOP, sponsored by Weber State University Associated Actors and Technicians, 10 a.m.-noon Saturday, Room 230, Browning Center, WSU, 3848 Harrison Blvd., Ogden. University of Utah's Sarah Shippobotham teaches. $5/door, $1 off for donation of first aid or hygiene item (not food) for Your Community Connection. Bring writing material; water and audio recorders suggested. 801-548-7300 or email@example.com.
DANCE MOVEMENT, for ages 13-19, 4-5 p.m. Mondays, Sept. 27- Oct. 25, Eccles Community Art Center, 2580 Jefferson Ave., Ogden. Modern, hip-hop, ballet and African dance. $35. 801-392-6935.
BEGINNING ACRYLIC PAINTING, 6:30-8:30 p.m. Mondays, Sept. 27-Nov. 15, Art Barn, 54 Finch Lane (1325 E. 100 South), Salt Lake City. $165, plus $12 fee; bring your own art materials. 801-587-5433, www.lifelong.utah.edu.
AUDITIONS for Utah Shakespearean Festival touring production of "Macbeth," 2:30-4:30 p.m. Wednesday, Utah Valley University, Ex-Box Theatre, Room 627 of Gunther Trades Building, southeast loop of College Drive (parallel to 400 West), Orem. Also, 6-9 p.m. Wednesday, Wagner Center, 138 W. 300 South, Salt Lake City. Seeking seven actors to perform, load in the set, teach workshops, January-April 2011. Prepare two contrasting Shakespearean monologues that total 3 minutes. Bring resume and head shot. Pay, $430/week, housing and travel covered. 435-865-8333 or www.bard.org.
DRAWING for high school students and adults, 7-8 p.m. Thursdays, Sept. 30-Nov. 4, Bountiful/Davis Art Center, 745 S. Main St., Bountiful. Most work still-life; final project portrait from life. $75; bring your own supplies. 801-292-0367.
AUDITIONS for EttaGrace Black Theatre Company production "The Meeting," 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Oct. 2, Grand Theatre alumni room, Salt Lake Community College, 1575 S. State, Salt Lake City. Seeking three black actors, age 30-40. Bring head shot, resume. Appointments, 801- 957-3322. Show runs Jan. 15-18.