Auditions

Cheng/Ferrara Productions seeks actors for ""The Last Five Years"" to be produced in January at Kelsey Theater. Auditions are Saturday and Sunday, October 16 and 17. Call Frank Ferrara at 609-499-1388 for appointment.

Dance Conservatory seeks singers, dancers, and actors over the age of 6 for ""A Christmas Carol"" to be performed in December. Audition is Sunday, October 17, 6 p.m. at Vermillion Square, 8919 New Falls Road, Levittown, PA. Call 215-946-0100 for information or to set up a private audition.

Kelsey Players seeks actors ages 8 and older for ""`Twas the Night Before Christmas"" to be produced in December. Audition at Kelsey Theater is Saturday, November 6, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Call Lorraine Wargo for appointment at 609-530-0912.

Call for Entries

Rutgers Center for Innovative Print and Paper calls for entries for the 18th annual two-week residency program for New Jersey artists working in any medium. Deadline is Monday, November 8. For information visit www.masongross.rutgers.edu or call 732-932-2222, ext. 838.

Art First! seeks works from artists with disabilities for the annual international juried exhibition and sale held March 7 through April 15, 2005, sponsored by the Auxiliary of University Medical Center of Princeton. All work must be for sale and must have been executed since the onset of disability or injury. Oils, watercolors, pastels, sculptures, photography, jewelry, fiber art, and fine crafts are invited. Slides must be submitted by Friday, November 5. Call Lois Levy at 609-497-4211 for information.

Focus on Sculpture 2005 is a juried photography exhibition of images with the common theme of sculpture. Open to serious amateur photographers 18 years and older. Limited to two per person. No entry fees. Photojournalist Bryan Grigsby is the juror. All photographs must include sculpture, must be suitably framed with glass or plexiglass and ready to hang. Entry labels must be affixed to the back of works. Hand delivery is expected on Saturday December 4, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Grounds for Sculpture, Domestic Arts Building, 18 Fairgrounds Road, Hamilton. Call 609-586-0616 ext 18 for information.

Villagers Theater is accepting submissions of small musicals and one-act plays from directors for its 2005-’06 Black Box Series. Directors should submit the title, author, and a brief synopsis of each play to be considered, a current resume, references, and availability from September, 2005 to July, 2006. Deadline is Wednesday, December 29. Visit www.villagerstheatre.com for information or send to Stephanie Youngman, The Villagers Theater, Box 6175, Somerset, New Jersey 08875.

Peace Piano

Jacobs Music Company has been instrumental in the inaugural leg of the Peace Piano’s three-year tour through the United States, Europe, Africa, Asia, and Australia, which will bring the piano to Philadelphia and Trenton. The campaign supports UNICEF and raises awareness and funds for children in need around the world. The piano will be at the Kimmel Center for a Play for Peace Perform-a-thon during which hundreds of children from Pennsylvania, New Jersey, and Delaware will showcase their talents. The piano will be at the Trenton War Memorial on Saturday, October 30. For information call Tim Cifelli at 610-642-8253.

Participate Please

GNC is distributing a woman’s health guide focusing on early detection and prevention of breast cancer in participating stores. In addition, all customers who wear a pink ribbon to stores on Friday, October 15, National Mammogram Day, receive a discount on their purchase.

Long & Foster Companies offers $1,"000 college scholarships to 200 students with the money payable directly to the college or university in the student’s name. Criteria include a 3.0 GPA, be in leadership positions, and have a financial need. Applications are available at www.longandfoster.com/scholarship or at any of the sales offices. Deadline is Tuesday, March 1, 2005.

Sports

Garden State Wood Bat League has openings in an upcoming tournament for ages 14 and up. Visit www.gardenstatebaseball.com or call 732-382-4610.

Princeton YMCA seeks children ages 5 to 18 for the Piranhas swim team. Call 609-497-9622 for information.

Princeton Indoor Tennis Center has openings in the Senior Men’s Tennis Group at all ages and levels for Monday, Wednesday, and Friday early morning and afternoon groups. $7 each time you play. 92 Washington Road, West Windsor. Call John Konvalinka at 609-924-9742.

Jewish Community Center seeks adults over 32 for a basketball league. Games are place at 999 Lower Ferry Road, Ewing, beginning on Thursday, December 2, at 6 p.m. There is also an open basketball league played on Tuesdays and Thursdays, from 6 to 10 p.m. Contact Jeff Hirschman at 609-883-9550 for information.

Princeton Center for Yoga and Health offers free Jazzercise on Monday, October 25; Tuesday, October 26; and Friday, October 29. Bring a mat, water, and supportive athletic shoes. Call Ohrel at 609-897-1346.