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‘The Count of Monte Cristo’ Auditions
Auditions for Pioneer Theatre Company’s The Count of Monte Cristo will be held on Saturday, Nov. 7, from noon until 5 p.m. Callbacks will be held Sunday, Nov. 8, and Monday, Nov. 9, by invitation only. Each audition slot is three minutes and involves singing only. Actors, ages 18 and older, should come prepared to sing a contemporary musical theatre piece — Wildhorn preferred — or pop song. An accompanist will be provided. The roles require strong actors and singers who move well. Fight skills are a plus. A headshot and resume are recommended. A sign-up sheet will be hung on the callboard in Room 325 at the Roy W. and Elizabeth E. Simmons Pioneer Memorial Theatre at the University of Utah on Friday, Oct. 30.
Friends of the Park City Library Author Luncheon Ticket Deadline
The deadline to purchase Friends of the Park City Library’s Annual Author Luncheon tickets is Saturday, Oct. 17. The luncheon will be held on Thursday, Oct. 22, at the Park City Marriott, 1895 Sidewinder Dr. This year’s speaker will be Jim Steenburgh, a professor of atmospheric sciences at the University of Utah and author of "Secrets of the Greatest Snow on Earth." Steenburgh also writes a blog called "Wasatch Weather Weenies." The doors open at 11 a.m. and there will be complimentary parking on-site and across the street from the hotel. Tickets cost $36 and are on sale at the Park City Library, 1255 Park Ave.
Little Naturalist: Story Time at the Swaner EcoCenter
Little Naturalist story time will be held the first and third Mondays of the month at the Swaner EcoCenter, 1258 Center Dr. at Kimball Junction, from 10 a.m. until 11 a.m. The program is designed for ages 3 to 5 who are curious about animals, their habitats, the environment and other aspects of nature. On Oct. 19, the stories will be "Fall Is Not Easy" by Mary Kelley, and "Fletcher and the Falling Leaves" by Julia Rawlinson. The craft will be a leaf print. For more information, visit http://www.swanerecocenter.org .
Free Screening of ‘Most Likely to Succeed’ at Park City Day School
Park City Day School, 3120 Pinebrook Rd., will host a free screening of Greg Whiteley’s documentary "Most Likely to Succeed" on Tuesday, Oct. 27, at 6 p.m. This feature-length documentary examines the collision of innovation with our nation’s obsolete education system. Follow students, teachers, and concerned parents at a radically different high school that is attempting to rethink what it means to be an educated young adult prepared for the 21st century. For more information, visit http://bit.ly/1MHHtSI.