Trying Out: Calls for art and auditions
Call for art, the Richter Association for the Arts is accepting submissions for the 2018 Members Art Show & Sale until April 30. The show runs on May 5. Info: danbury.org/richter.
Call for art, Rowayton Art Center is accepting submissions for its Focus Under Forty exhibition. It is accepting submissions for artists ages 16-39 through May 10. The exhibit will run June 10-23. Info: rowaytonarts.org.
Singers wanted, the Fairfield County Children’s Choir looking for new members. It is a community choral program made up of four choirs for children in grades 4-12 with treble voices and provides exceptional musical training and the opportunity to perform in the community and in the world. Audition registration, April 24 by calling 203-414-4292. Info: SingFCCC.org.
Call for art, the Bruce Museum is seeking artwork from talented regional high school students by Sunday, May 6, 2018. Select pieces will be showcased in the 8th annual iCreate exhibition, May 6 in the Museum’s Bantle Lecture Gallery. The exhibit will run June 9 through Aug. 12. Info: email MLendenmann@brucemuseum.org.
Call for art, Easton Arts Council to host Art in the County show May 19 through June 16. Submissions due May 12. Info: email email@example.com or call 203-261-0175.
Pic Darien, Darien Arts Center is seeking submissions for the smartphone photography contest. Submissions are due May 16. Info: darienarts.org.
Seeking talent for Darien’s Got Talent, May 19-20. The show is on June 23. For audition details visit darienarts.org.
Call for art, the city of Norwalk Parking Authority’s Maritime Garage Gallery is inviting submissions from artists 18 and over. The exhibit will run June 13 through Sept. 28. Submissions are due May 5. Info: norwalkpark.org/callforart.
Ernest Hemingway/Young Writers’ Competition, hosted by the the Lockwood-Mathews Mansion Museum will run May 1 through June 8. The awards will be presented on Nov. 18. The Mansion’s Mystery Trunk, is a voluntary writing contest for third and eighth graders. Students will be asked to use their imagination to write an essay about the contents of a mid-to-late 19th century trunk serendipitously found during a tour at the Lockwood-Mathews Mansion Museum. Info: lockwoodmathewsmansion.com.
Call for directors, Eastbound Theatre in Milford is looking for directors for their 2018/2019 season. Submissions are due April 1. Info: email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Call for art, the Kershner Gallery in the Fairfield Library is seeking artists to exhibit about 10 to 15 artworks in 2018 and beyond in a three person show. Info: fairfieldpubliclibrary.org.
Call for art, the Cultural Alliance of Western Connecticut and the Womens Center of Greater Danbury Inc. are looking for arts-related projects for their EndWorks series. They are looking for art that will help to move a conversation forward regarding issues of domestic violence and sexual assault that are socially direct and culturally aware in their expression. Info: artswestenct.org.
Call for art, the Silvermine Arts Center is accepting submissions for the annual Art of the Northeast exhibition. Submissions are due May 25, the show will run July 14 through Aug. 25. Info: silvermineguild.org.
Call for art, the Kershner Gallery in the Fairfield Library is seeking artists to exhibit their work in 2018 and beyond for a three person show. For more information visit fairfieldpubliclibrary.org.
Call for art, Trumbull Arts Commission is seeking artists and photographers to display their works at the Trumbull Town Gallery for a period of six weeks. For more information, contact Emily Areson at 203-452-5065 or email email@example.com.
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, firstname.lastname@example.org or call 203-261-5702 for the Public Art Application Packet.
Talent wanted for Open Mic Nights, Milford Arts Center, 40 Railroad Ave., Milford. Singers, musicians, comedians, poets magicians and more wanted for Open Mic Nights held every second Wednesday evening of the month through May 9, 2018 from 7-10 p.m. (no dates in December). Reg. at 6 p.m. Info: call 203-878-6647 or visit milfordarts.org.