Creative Call-Out – January 5

CrazyLake auditions for comedy

GREENFIELD — The CrazyLake Acting Company will hold auditions for its upcoming production of “Leading Ladies” by Ken Ludwig from 6:30 to 9 p.m. Jan. 29 and 30 at the Dungeon at 98 E. North St. “Leading Ladies” features actors, Jack and Leo, down on their luck and performing Shakespeare on the Moose Lodge circuit in Pennsylvania. When they read in the newspaper that an elderly (and wealthy) matron is about to pass and leave her fortune to two long lost nephews, they resolve to pose as her relatives and get the cash. When they arrive, they find that the relatives aren’t nephews but nieces. Parts are available for five adult men and three adult women. All roles are open. Auditioners should be prepared to read from the script. Performance dates are the weekends of April 14, 15, 21, 22, 23. Please email Chris@CrazyLake.com if you have further questions or visit CrazyLake Acting Company on Facebook.

Children’s Choir seeks new members

GREENFIELD — The Hancock County Children’s Choir is seeking new members ages 5 through 18 for its seven different choirs. Younger children will be assessed for readiness that evaluates the ability to follow directions and sit through an hour-long rehearsal. Older auditioners will be asked to sing an a capella song and match pitches on the piano. To schedule an audition for Jan. 9 or for more information, contact Joanna Crump at info@hancockcountychildrenschoir.org.

Commission seeks grant applications

INDIANA – The Indiana Arts Commission is now accepting applications for Individual Artist Program grants. Individual artist grants provide support to artists at all stages of their career development. Applicants may request a maximum of $2,000. Applications will be accepted from the discipline of dance, literary arts, music and theater. Application deadline is Feb. 3. For more information and the grant application, visit in.gov/arts/.

Callout: teacher artwork wanted

GREENFIELD — Teachers and retired teachers are invited to submit artwork for the 2017 Teachers as Artists exhibit. The deadline for submitting JPG files of 2-D and 3-D artwork is Feb. 4. The application and guidelines for entering can be found at aeai.org/exhibition–professional-opportunities.html. For more information, contact Sandy Hall at sandyhall68@sbcglobal.net.