This listing provides information on auditions, art contests, workshops and other events of interest to local artists, performers and other arts participants.
GRANTS AVAILABLE from the Utah Division of Arts & Museums. Applications for Arts Project grants due 5 p.m. Tuesday. Museum Development grants and Museum Project grants due 5 p.m. March 31. Details and forms at www. artsandmuseums.utah.gov. 801-860-6396.
GOLDEN SPIKE GEM & MINERAL SOCIETY MEETING, 7 p.m. Wednesday, Wattis-Dumke Room of Union Station, 2501 Wall Ave., Ogden. Program: How to make a Wheel of Fortune. Guests welcome. Free. 801-648-5060.
UTAH STORYTELLING GUILD MEETINGS, Wednesday. Bridgerland Chapter meets 6:30 p.m. in the Summerfest Office, 69 E. 100 North, Logan. Ben Lomond Chapter meets 7 p.m. at Weber County Library, 2464 Jefferson Ave., Ogden. Membership $20-$30. Guests free. www. utstoryguild.org.
DRUM SOLO DANCE CHOREOGRAPHY CLINIC, with belly dance expert Souzana (Susan Chapa) of Alaska, 4:30-6:30 p.m. March 19, Utah Arts Alliance Center, 2191 S. 300 West #1B, Salt Lake City. $15/advance, $20/day of. Register at www.souzanadance.com.
AUDITIONS for "Wish You Were Here -- A Benefit Concert," March 19, Allred Studios, 6550 S. 1300 West, Taylorsville. The Pink Floyd-themed concert, April 2, brings together community members touched by suicide. Reserve audition time, 801-722-8394.
CALL FOR ENTRIES in the Ogden Arts Abstract Art Show, held April 1-May 3. Open to Utah artists creating nonobjectional art (paintings, drawings, mixed media; no three-dimensional art or photography). Cash prizes. $5 entry fee. Submit entries 2-6 p.m. March 29, Ogden Arts, 2484 Washington Blvd., Ogden. 801-393-3866.
CALL FOR ENTRIES in Ogden's Historic 25th Street Farmers & Art Market art contest. Winner receives $500, artwork reproduced on poster and market guide, featured artist opening day of market. $200/second place, $100/third place. Art must measure 12-by-16 inches in a vertical format. Entry is free. Submissions accepted 11:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Tuesday-Friday, through May 20, at Ogden Arts, 2484 Washington Blvd., Suite 101. 801-393-3866.
"INTO THE WOODS" AUDITIONS, 6:30-9:30 p.m. March 22, Old Barn Theatre, 3605 Bigler Road, Collinston. All roles open for actors 15 years and older. Be prepared to sing a 16-bar selection, preferably from the show. A cappella discouraged. No accompanist will be provided. Visit www.oldbarntheatre.blogspot.com for more information.
LANDSCAPE OIL PAINTING for advanced artists, 7-9 p.m. Tuesdays, March 22-April 19, Bountiful/Davis Art Center, 745 S. Main St., Bountiful. $75. 801-292-0367.
WATERCOLOR PAINTING, for beginning to advanced artists, 6-9 p.m. Wednesdays, March 23-April 27, Bountiful/Davis Art Center, 745 S. Main St., Bountiful. $75. 801-292-0367.
STUDIO SCULPTURE, for adults, 7:30-10 p.m. Thursdays, March 24-April 28, Bountiful/Davis Art Center, 745 S. Main St., Bountiful. $100. 801-292-0367.