AUDITIONS | Where to try out for roles
"The Sound of Music." Weathervane Community Playhouse, 1301 Weathervane Lane, Akron; (330) 836-2626. Auditions by appointment: noon to 2:30 adults, 5-8 p.m. children, April 9; 4:30-7 children, 7-10 p.m. adults, April 10; 4:30-7 children, 7-9 p.m. adults April 11. Need seven children ages 5 to 18; six women, nuns 30+; four women 18-60; seven men 16-60. Performances June 14 to July 16.
"Damn Yankees." Outreach Center, 234 E. Lincoln Way, Lisbon. Auditions 6:30 p.m. April 24. Performances June 2-18. (330) 332-5648.
"Flashback Dance Show." Dancers needed for 1980s dances (Moonwalk, worm, breakdancing, poplock). St. Rose of Lima church hall, Route 616, Coitsville. Contact Maryann Santiago by April 8 to audition. (330) 519-9678. Performance, May 20.
The Cleveland Orchestra Youth Orchestra 2006-07. Severance Hall, 11001 Euclid Ave., Cleveland, May 4-24. Middle and high school pupil instrumentalists who are studying privately are invited to audition. Contact Kevin Tan, Youth Orchestra Manager at (216) 231-7352 or firstname.lastname@example.org. for details and to receive audition material or download audition materials at clevelandorchestra.com. Applications must be received by April 14.
"Best of the Best" Talent Showcase by the Youngstown Playhouse, 600 Playhouse Lane. This is a venue for local talent to perform, not a talent contest. All ages, types of performers, singers, dancers, musicians comedians. Preregister before auditions. Auditions 2 p.m. Sunday and 6 p.m. Monday. (330) 788-8739.
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