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 carriagebarn.org
Photo contest, Norwalk Public Library’s “The Way We Read Norwalk,” accepting entries through Aug. 20 from those 13 and older at norwalkpubliclibrary.org. 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 wiltonplayshop.org/auditions. Show to run Oct. 27-Nov. 11.
Call for artists and artisans, to sign up and take part in Danbury Artisans Street Fair, Sept. 23, downtown Danbury; deadline extended until Aug. 22; info: artswesternct.org
Ridgefield Chorale open rehearsals, if interested in becoming member; Tues., Aug. 22, 7 p.m., and Tues., Aug. 29, 7:30 p.m., St. Andrew’s Church, 6 Ivy Hill Rd., Ridgefield. Info: [email protected] or 877-815-5635.
TheatreWorks New Milford audition, for Sarah Ruhl’s Stage Kiss, Mon. and Tues., Aug. 28, 29, 7-9 p.m., theater, 5 Brookside Ave., New Milford. Details at theatreworks.us/actors/index.php; 860-350-6863 for appointment.
Wilton Singers auditions, for tenors and basses, for 2017-18 season. Interested candidates should contact Alison Conroy by email at [email protected] Auditions in August include some vocalizing and sight-singing, and singers should prepare short piece to sing which can be a cappella or accompanied. Rehearsals in Wilton Tues., 7-9 p.m., Sept.-mid-May. Info: wiltonsingers.org.
Call for entries, all media, up to three pieces, for Ridgefield Guild of Artists’ 40th annual Juried Exhibition (Sept. 24-Oct. 22), 34 Halpin Lane, Ridgefield; receiving hours: Sat. and Sun., Sept. 9 and 10, noon-4 p.m. and Mon., Sept. 11, 2-6 p.m. Info: rgoa.org or 203-438-8863.
Invitation to authors of all genres, to share their works and sell books at 39th annual Trumbull Arts Festival, Sun., Sept. 10, 10-4, Trumbull Town Hall Green; must supply own table, canopy, etc. Info: email [email protected] or Emily Areson, arts coordinator, at 203-452-5065.
Hudson Chorale auditions, beginning Mon., Sept. 11, by appointment, 6-7 p.m., Pleasantville Presbyterian Church, 400 Bedford Rd., Pleasantville, N.Y., where chorale has rehearsals, 7:15-7:45 p.m. All voices welcome, singer-friendly auditions. Info: Jeanne Wygart, [email protected] or 914-478-0074.
Greenwich Choral Society open sing, and auditions for sopranos, altos, basses and especially tenors from Fairfield and Westchester counties interested in becoming member, Tues., Sept. 12, 7:30 p.m., First Congregational Church, Old Greenwich. Open rehearsal of Mozart’s Requiem. Several audition dates in Sept. Info: Bill Fulton, 203-322-2990 or [email protected], and GreenwichChoralSociety.org
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 symphonysociety.blogspot.com; 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., westportcommunityband.com or call email [email protected].
United Girls Choir auditions, for girls ages 6-17 from throughout region. Auditions to be held throughout summer; all interested girls eligible. No experience necessary. Auditions ongoing; chapters in Milford, Shelton and elsewhere. Additional info and appointment dates: 203-787-1244 or email to [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.
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 are ongoing. Season shows include Dracula, Goin’ To The Chapel, The Last Romance, Pump Boys and Dinettes, Nana’s Naughty Knickers.