arts briefs

October 23, 2005

'La Cage' auditions set

FREDERICK, Md. - Way Off Broadway Dinner Theatre will hold auditions for "La Cage aux Folles." All roles are are open except for Georges. Those auditioning should prepare 16 bars of music; be ready to sing, read and dance. Headshots and resumes are appreciated but not required.

Auditions begin at 7:15 p.m. Monday, Oct. 31. The show runs Fridays and Saturdays and select Sundays from Jan. 20, to March 11, 2006.

To schedule an audition, call 1-301-662-6600 or go to

Bike route input wanted

FREDERICK, Md. - The City of Frederick is seeking 10 citizens interested in participating in the Bike Route Project. The intent of the Bike Route Project is to create a marked route from the east to west side of the city.

Interested participants should contact Tim Davis, transportation planner, by Tuesday, Nov. 1, at 1-301-694-1884 or at

Art sought for holiday show

FREDERICK, Md. - Artists are invited to submit entries for the annual Holiday Art Competition sponsored by the Holiday Committee of Historic Frederick. This year's theme is "The Holidays in Historic Frederick."


The winner will receive a $1,000 cash prize and the artwork will be used for the 2006 Winter Holiday Promotional Package.

The deadline to submit an entry is Friday, Oct. 28. There is a $10 entry fee. Entry forms are available online at or by calling The City of Frederick's Office of Special Events at 1-301-228-2844.

Artwork may be dropped off at Delaplaine Visual Arts Center, 40 S. Carroll St., Frederick, on Nov. 27 or 28.

The winner will be announced Nov. 30. For information, call 1-301-228-2844.

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