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Auditions - Second Annual Ten Minute Play Festival
UAH CHARGER THEATRE CLUB
The UAH Charger Theatre Club is hosting auditions for the Second Annual 10 Minute Play Festival on Tuesday, February 17 at 7:00 PM in the Wilson Theatre lobby. No preparation is required; those auditioning will be asked to do cold reads of the featured plays. The directors of each of the plays will be in charge of casting and determining rehearsal schedules. Actors will be notified of casting on February 19. The theme of this year's festival is Obsession.
For more information, email firstname.lastname@example.org or visit the Charger Theatre Club Facebook page.
Call for entries for the 5th annual River City Film Festival
PRINCESS THEATRE CENTER FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS
The Princess Theatre Center for the Performing Arts hosts the 5th annual film festival at the historic theatre that once served as Decatur’s movie theater from the 1920’s until 1978. The annual River City Film Festival, presented by the Princess Theatre in partnership with the Decatur City Schools and Calhoun Community College, celebrates and promotes film as art and education. The film competition will showcase innovative feature and short films by students and independent filmmakers with screenings, workshops and an awards ceremony on April 10-11, 2015. Prizes awarded.
The River City Film Festival invites filmmakers of all ages to submit short (less than 20 minutes) or feature films now by the deadline of February 17. The Festival is open to all movie genres with entries for original short and feature films in one of the following categories, Young Filmmaker Short (grades k-12), Young Filmmaker Feature, Independent Filmmaker Short and Independent Filmmaker Feature. The competition rules, entry form, deadlines and submission information are posted and can be downloaded on the Princess Theatre website. Film and video production workshops will also be scheduled during the Festival.
The River City Film Festival is made possible by grants from the Alabama State Council on the Arts and the National Endowment for the Arts with additional support by Watkins College of Art, Design & Film and The Daniel Foundation.
For more information, call 256-350-1745 x 301 or visit the River City Film Festival Facebook page.
UAH Theatre presents A Midsummer Night's Dream
UAH Theatre presents A Midsummer Night's Dream, Shakespeare's popular comedy of magic and mayhem. An enchanted forest in a mythical Athens sets the stage for the adventures of four star-crossed lovers, a group of amateur actors, a duke and duchess, a handsome fairy king, a misguided parent, a weaver who's transformed into a half-donkey, wood sprites, and last but not least, Puck the trickster elf who knows falling in love can make fools of us all. A Midsummer Night's Dream runs March 11-22 in Chan Auditorium on the UAH Campus.
For more information and to RSVP, join our Facebook event.
Documentary screening and public discussion with director Mark Devries
Local community group Huntsville Vegans will host Mark Devries, the director of Speciesism: The Movie, for a public screening and film discussion on Wednesday, March 25 at 6:00 PM at the Huntsville-Madison County Public Library. This event is free and open to everyone.
For more information, check out their Facebook event and website.
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