Auditions in Smithfield
Auditions for “Cat on a Hot Tin Roof” are scheduled for 7 p.m. Monday and Tuesday, April 3-4, at The Hut on Front Street in downtown Smithfield. The Neuse Little Theatre production has roles for six men, five women and two children. To learn more, go to hometownheritage.com/neuselittletheatre/CatAuditions.pdf.
Festival seeks artists
The Mondo Roots Cultural Arts & Music Festival is seeking art vendors for the June 3 event in downtown Clayton. The festival, from noon to 9 p.m., will feature live music, art and craft vendors, activities for children, food trucks, wine and beer. To apply, go to mondoroots.com.
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Neuse Charter to stage ‘Wizard of Oz’ at JCC
Neuse Charter School will stage “The Wizard of Oz” at 7 p.m. Thursday, April 6, in the Paul A. Johnston Auditorium at Johnston County Community College, 245 College Road, Smithfield. The musical will feature students in grades 3-12. Tickets are $10 at the JCC box office and $11 online. For more ticket information, go to johnstoncc.edu/performingarts/ticket-information.
Drama camp for youth
The Neuse Little Theatre invites young people ages 8-18 to take part in its summer drama program.
Learn acting, lighting, set design and construction and backstage roles from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. June 12-23 at The Hut, 104 S. Front St., Smithfield. Showcase performances are scheduled for 7 p.m. June 23 and 3 p.m. June 24.
Broadway coming to Garner
Broadway vocalist Hugh Panaro will perform at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, April 8, at the Garner Performing Arts Center, 742 W. Garner Road, Garner. He has starred on Broadway “Phantom of the Opera,” “Les Miserables” and “Showboat.” Tickets are $35. They’re available through the GPAC box, which is open from 1:30 to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday. The number to call is 919-661-4602 or go to garnerperformingartscenter.com.
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