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Arts Notes, Feb. 2

TheatreFest auditions

Auditions for this year’s summer TheatreFest at N.C. State University will run from 3 to 6 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 2. The three-show TheatreFest this year runs from May 29 to June 29. Applicants may sign up at www.NCSU.edu/theatre/TheatreFest.

TRIG Modern

TRIG Modern, a modern furniture, lighting, and accessories showroom in Glenwood South, will present the exhibition “Fluidity: Bits and Pieces” by Ann Etheridge, from 6 to 9 p.m. Friday, Feb. 6. The showroom will be open to shoppers, and Etheridge’s work will remain on display through Tuesday, March 4. TRIG Modern is located at 328 W. Jones St., Raleigh. For more information, visit www.TrigModern.com.

Art exhibit open

N.C. artist Louis St. Lewis will be the featured artist of the month for February at Roundabout Art Collective, 305 Oberlin Road, Raleigh. St. Lewis’ mixed media and assemblage creations are found in the permanent collections of numerous museums. The reception will be held from 6 to 9 p.m. Friday, Feb. 9. For more information, visit www.RoundaboutArtCollective.com.

Caroline, or Change

The first local of Tuny Kushner and Jeanine Tesori’s “Caroline, or Change” will open Feb. 14 at the Raleigh Little Theatre, 301 Pogue St., Raleigh. The show will run through March 2, at 8 p.m. Thursdays, Fridays, and Saturdays, as well as 3 p.m. Sundays. Tickets are $22 for adults, and $18 for students and seniors. For more information, visit www.RaleighLittleTheatre.org.

Short Fiction Award

The Wade Edwards Foundation & Learning Lab is now accepting applications for its annual Short Fiction award. The scholarship is given annually to three N.C. high school juniors who submit the most outstanding piece of original short fiction. The deadline to apply is May 5. For more information, email BMcFarland@wade.org or visit wade.org.