Entertainment briefs: Sept. 16–22
‘The Nutcracker’ audition date scheduled
Absolute Dance, 2460 Patterson Road, No. 5, will have auditions beginning at 10 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 17, for its December presentation of “The Nutcracker.”
Those auditioning should arrive 30 minutes early to register, be measured and warm up. Audition time for ages 5–7 will be from 10:30–11 a.m.; ages 8–11 from 11–11:45 a.m.; and ages 12 and older, as well as adults, will be from 11:45 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
Creative Avenues hosts celebration
Creative Avenues will host a grand opening celebration of its preschool and learning center from 10–11:30 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 17, at 835 N. 26th St.
The celebration includes a costume contest at 10:30 a.m., an art contest for ages 5–12, and a coloring contest (download the template from creativeavenuesgj.com, color and bring with you).
There also will be demonstrations in dance, art, music and more as well as tours of the facility. Call 255-6757 for information.
Revolution Dance planning auditions
Revolution Dance Company, 835 N. 26th St., will host open auditions for students ages 6–18 for its 2016–17 dance company. All experience levels are welcome.
Go to RevolutionDanceGJ.com or call 255-6757 for information.