Connecticut Cabaret Theatre, 31-33 Webster Square Rd., Berlin, open auditions for 2017-18 season; seeking male and female singer/actors/dancers ages 18-55. To schedule audition, call 860-829-1248. Auditions begin Aug. 2, and are ongoing. Season shows include Dracula, Goin’ To The Chapel, The Last Romance, Pump Boys and Dinettes, Nana’s Naughty Knickers.

Center Stage Shelton auditions, Sat., Aug. 4, 10-1 p.m., Center Stage Theatre, 54 Grove St., Shelton; for I Hate Hamlet, to be directed by Martin Marchitto. Info, including details on play and roles, at or 203-225-6079.

Young Shoots Student Photography Competition, entries of photos of market due Mon., Aug., 14, Westport Farmers’ Market, 50 Imperial Ave., Westport; open to ages eight to 18; info: or

Call for entries, New Canaan Society for the Arts annual member show, Aug. 18 submission deadline; new and current members may enter up to three pieces, one to be chosen for exhibit, Sept. 10-Oct. 7 at Carriage Barn Arts Center; $20 fee; prizes to be awarded; info, including membership details, at

2017 photo contest, Norwalk Public Library’s “The Way We Read Norwalk,” accepting entries through Aug. 18 from those 13 and older at Judges to select 2 semifinalists from pets, teens, Norwalk landscapes and technology transforms categories (one photo per category), with voting online for winners, who receive gift cards, and their photos displayed on library’s Photo Gallery. Info: [email protected]

Wilton Playshop auditions, for Mel Brooks’ musical comedy Young Frankenstein, Sun., Aug. 20, and Mon., Aug. 21, 7 p.m., theater on Lovers Lane, Wilton; callbacks Wed., Aug. 23, 8 p.m.; role descriptions at Directed by Mat Young, show to run Oct. 27-Nov. 11.

Symphony Society, welcomes string players over 18 years (violin, viola, cello and double bass); meeting Tuesdays, 7:30-9:45 p.m., Temple Shalom, 259 Richards Ave., Norwalk; info., visit; no auditions required.

Westport Community Band, call for musicians, woodwind, brass and percussion players; rehearsals every Mon. 7:30-9:30 p.m., September through June, Bedford Middle School, North Ave., Westport; no auditions required; info., or call email [email protected].

Call for Public Art, for 2017 Art On The Stepney Green, sculptors and artists; exhibitions over a 3-month period; send digital portfolio and contact info. to Lee Hossler, [email protected] or call 203-261-5702 for the Public Art Application Packet.