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The following article was posted on April 17th, 2013, in the Santa Maria Sun - Volume 14, Issue 6 [ Submit a Story ]
The following articles were printed from Santa Maria Sun [santamariasun.com] - Volume 14, Issue 6

Art Briefs

Get a ‘Clue’

Was it Professor Plum with the candlestick, or Colonel Mustard with the revolver? You will have to catch one of the Righetti Actors Guild’s upcoming productions to solve this mystery.

The Righetti Actors Guild is presenting a production of CLUE: The Musical, which features characters based off of the famous board game singing and dancing their way to solving a murder mystery on April 20 and 28 at 2 and 7 p.m., April 21 at 2 p.m., and April 27 at 7 p.m.

All performances happen at the Righetti High School Theater, Room 403, 941 E. Foster Road, Orcutt. Cost is $10. More info: 937-2051, Ext. 2605.

Call to artists

The Lompoc Valley Art Association invites all artists to submit an application to participate in the arts and crafts show portion of the Lompoc Valley Flower Festival held June 28 through 30. The call is open to all artists who create original, handmade material.

Artists wishing to be considered must complete an application by May 1. More information is available at 705-5328, lompocff13@yahoo.com, or lompocvalleyartassociation.com.

Provide some input

The city of Santa Maria Recreation and Parks Department wants to hear from Santa Maria citizens regarding their recreational wants, needs, and priorities. All input will be taken into consideration for the 2013 Leisure Needs Assessment and Action Plan.

There will be three community meetings for the “Leisure Assessment Process,” with the first on April 21 from 4 to 5 p.m. at the Veterans’ Memorial Community Center, 313 W. Tunnell St., Santa Maria. The second assessment is April 25 from 6:30 to 8 p.m. at St. John Neumann Church, 966 W. Orchard St., Santa Maria. The third event is May 15 from 6:30 to 8 p.m. at Battles Elementary School, 605 E. Battles Road, Santa Maria. More info: 925-0951, Ext. 260 or treyburn@ci.santa-maria.ca.us.

Auditions

Kelrik Productions in San Luis Obispo is holding auditions for two productions on April 24 at 7:30 p.m. at Unity, 1490 Southwood Drive, SLO.

The auditions are for productions of Urinetown and Shrek. Each applicant must be prepared to sing no more than 32 bars of a fully memorized Broadway-style musical selection that showcases vocal range. An accompanist will be provided, no CD accompaniment or a cappella singing. A headshot is also required, as well as a list of all conflicting dates from the date of audition to opening.

More information is available at 543-PLAY or kelrikproductions.org.

Teaching kids to create

Michaels arts and crafts store offers two upcoming classes for kids. The first event is titled “Kids Club Earth Day Trash to TREEsure” event, April 20 from 10 a.m. to noon. A “Kids Club: Mother’s Day Frame Event” is on April 27 from 10 a.m. to noon. Crafting happens in 30-minute sessions for both events. For more information, contact Michaels at 349-8801 or visit the store at 1934 S. Broadway, Santa Maria.

Arts Briefs is compiled by Arts Editor Joe Payne. Contact him at jpayne@santamariasun.com.