AUDITIONS

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.

Avenue Arts Marketplace and Theatre — Will hold auditions for The Rocky Horror Show at 2 p.m. Saturday and 6 p.m. Sunday at Avenue Arts Marketplace and Theatre, 324 Cleveland Ave. NW, Canton. All roles are available. To sign up for an audition slot or for questions, email jsparks6@kent.edu.

Choral experience 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 Ballet — Will hold auditions for The Nutcracker Suite at 11 a.m. Sept. 23 in the Gund Studio at Playhouse Square, 1375 Euclid Ave., Cleveland. CLeveland Ballet is looking to cast 60 dancers for this production. Dancers must be enrolled in regular dance classes and have a minimum of two years of training. A headshot must be presented on the day of the audition. Pre-registration is mandatory, go to www.clevelandballet.org.

Cuyahoga Falls Community Band — The band is seeking new musicians, with emphasis on clarinet, saxophone, euphonium and percussion players. Weekly rehearsals are held 7-8:30 p.m. Mondays throughout the year in the third floor auditorium of the Quirk Cultural Center, 1201 Grant Ave., Cuyahoga Falls. For more information on becoming a member, contact concertmaster Rebecca Yoho at becky.yoho@gmail.com.

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 info@cfchorus.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.

Forever Harmony Chorus of the Akron Area — Seeking females 16 or older to sing four-part harmony music. Practices are 7-8:30 p.m. Mondays at the Unity Church, 503 Northwest Ave., Tallmadge. Chorus members promise a fun time with great music. Call Margaret at 330-673-6799 for more information.

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 friendschorale@gmail.com.

Great Lakes Theater — Seeking child actors ages 7-13, for the company’s annual production of A Christmas Carol. Auditions by appointment only, will be held from 4-7 p.m. Sept. 18 at the Playhouse Square Rehersal Halls, 1650 Chester Ave., Cleveland. To arrange an appointment time, go to www.greatlakestheater.org/work-with-us/auditions.

Hudson Community Chorus — Rehearsals are at 7 p.m. Tuesdays at First Congregational Church, 47 Aurora St., Hudson. The chorus is open to adult singers of all ages and abilities and is accepting new singers for its spring season. No audition needed. Fee for the spring season is $25. For more information, call Kathy Sluzewski at 330-656-1424 or go to www.hudsoncommunitychorus.org.

Hudson Players — Will hold auditions for A Few Good Men at 7 p.m. on Sept. 10 and 11 at Barlow Community Center, 41 S. Oviatt St., Hudson. Roles include 13 men and 1 woman. For more information, call 330-655-8522 or go to www.hudsonplayers.com.

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 at 3 p.m. Tuesdays at Laurel Lake Retirement Community, 200 Laurel Lake Drive, Hudson. Call director Donna Anderson at 330-655-1436.

Master Singers Choral of Northeast Ohio — Any interested area singers age 18 or older, are invited to attend a rehearsal to observe the group in action. No auditions are required to join but a strong commitment to attend rehearsals and perform in three annually scheduled concerts are encouraged. No fees required to join, but there is minimal fee for sheet music. Rehearsals are held 7:30-9 p.m. Mondays at the Church of New Hope, 4415 Darrow Road, Stow. Visit the group’s web site at www.mastersingersinc.org to hear samples of their work and learn more about the chorale or call 330-865-9581.

Ohio Gaelic Choir — Looking for new members. Knowledge of Scottish Gaelic language is not necessary. All vocal parts needed. Rehearsals are generally on Wednesdays every other week. For more information please email your name and phone number to mexiconnie@neo.rr.com.

Stow Players — Will hold auditions for And the Winner Is from 5-7 p.m. Sept. 10 and 7-9 p.m. Sept. 11 at Stow’s Heritage Barn, Silver Springs Park, Young Road, Stow. Cast requirements: 4 men and 2 women. For more information, call 234-206-0128 or go to www.stowplayers.net.

Stow Symphony Orchestra — Open auditions for all string, bass and percussion players are being held. Rehearsals take place at Stow-Munroe Fall High School band room, 3227 Graham Road, Stow, from 7 to 9 p.m. Tuesdays. For more information, go to www.stoworchestra.org. To schedule an audition, call Darrell Music at 330-671-1270.

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, 150 Silvercreek Road. 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 newsroomemail@thebeaconjournal.com.