Friday November 23, 2012

Minerva Arts Center will hold open auditions for the third annual Holiday Showcase in the Youth Chapel at First Congregational Church, 906 Main St.

Auditions are first come, first serve on Tuesday, Dec. 4, from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m.; Thursday, Dec. 6, from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m.; and Saturday, Dec. 8, from 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

Openings are available for musicians, poets, actors, dancers, jugglers, or any other type of performing artists, especially if the act highlights any number of world religions and the upcoming holiday season.

All ages are encouraged to audition. Performers may elect to perform on one or both of the performance nights.

A creative team will determine technical needs and lighting concepts and program credit during the audition. A boom box and piano is on site, and an accompanist will be available.

The tech rehearsal will be Monday, Dec. 17, at 6 p.m. Performances are Tuesday, Dec. 18, and Wednesday, Dec. 19, at 7 p.m., in Fellowship Hall at First Congregational Church.

Information: Minerva Arts Center at (413) 346-4502 or email General Manager Nathan Samson at minervartscenter@gmail.com, or call him at (413) 884-2008.