Akron Pops Orchestra — Seeking musicians, especially strings and keyboards, for the volunteer orchestra. Rehearsals are 7:30 p.m. Thursdays at the Quirk Cultural Center, 1201 Grant Ave., Cuyahoga Falls. Most concerts are on Thursday evenings, with a few weekend concerts. Contact Kristan Crane at 330-203-1926 or www.akronpops.org.
City of Flags Chorus — Seeking women who enjoy singing a cappella, four-part harmony. Rehearsals are at 7 p.m. Mondays at Greenwood Christian Church, 44th Street Northwest and Frazer Avenue, Canton. 800-793-3805.
Cleveland Philharmonic Orchestra — Auditions by appointment are being scheduled for the 2013/2014 season. There are openings for principal second violin, section strings (violin, viola and cello), substitute brass, and percussion. Audition requirements are one solo piece and one orchestral excerpt of your choice. Players of all instruments who are interested in regular membership in the orchestra or those interested in being a substitute should contact personnel manager Lisa Wilson at 440-289-0818 to arrange an audition time. Auditions will be scheduled throughout the summer.
Cuyahoga Falls Community Chorus — Openings for all voice parts for adults of all ages from Cuyahoga Falls and surrounding communities. Rehearsals are at 7 p.m. Mondays at Summit Christian School at Newberry Park, 2800 13th St., Cuyahoga Falls. Email email@example.com, call Ted Shure at 330-920-8598 or visit www.leonardshure.com.
Derbytown A Cappella Men’s Chorus — Seeking new members to sing four-part harmony. Practices are at 7:30 p.m. Tuesdays at the Fellowship Hall of Holy Trinity Lutheran Church, 50 N. Prospect St., Akron. Enter through Park Street Cloister entrance. 330-849-3372.
First Night Akron 2014 — Applications for performers for First Night Akron 2014 are online. Artist proposals include, but are not limited to: music, dance, theater, puppetry, film, visual art/installation art, interactive/participatory activities, strolling entertainers, literary/storytelling/poetry activities and make and take activities. The deadline for applications is July 26. For an application, go to www.firstnigh takron.org/entertainment/artist- proposals.
Forever Harmony Singers of the Akron Area — Seeking women 16 or older to sing a cappella, four-part harmony from 7 to 9 p.m. Mondays at the Tallmadge Oaks Club House, 120 North Ave. 330-784-2756 or 330-923-7438.
Friends Community Chorus — Rehearsals are held 7-9 p.m. Tuesdays at the Brewster Friends Church, 139 W. Main St. Contact conductor Steven Tharp Jr. or secretary Brandy Vanegas at 330-418-4006 or email friends firstname.lastname@example.org.
Laurel Lake Encore Chorale — Seeking adults age 55 and older to join the 50-member chorale that performs a large range of musical styles. Participation is open to the public. Rehearsals are held on Tuesdays at 3 p.m. at Laurel Lake Retirement Community, 200 Laurel Lake Drive, Hudson. Call director Donna Anderson at 330-655-1436.
Theatre Ahead — Auditions will be held Tuesday for non-Equity actors and actresses age 18 and above for a theatrical production presented by Project RISE of Akron Public Schools. The play follows a streetwise boy who embarks on a surprising and inspirational journey into manhood. Rehearsals will be held on Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday evenings starting July 16. For more information and/or to schedule an audition, contact email@example.com.
Wadsworth Community Band — Seeking new members on all instruments. No audition required. Rehearsals are 7-9:15 p.m. Thursdays in the Wadsworth Middle School band room. http://wadsworthcommunityband.com or 330-336-1290.
Need performers or behind-the-scenes specialists? Send details — two weeks before the date — to Auditions, Features Department, Akron Beacon Journal, P.O. Box 640, Akron, OH 44309-0640; fax 330-996-3033 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.