Sinfonietta to honor incoming music director
LAKE PLACID — The Lake Placid Sinfonietta is set to hold a welcoming reception for Stuart Malina here Nov. 14.
Malina was named music director of the group on Oct. 1, 2019, following a two year search to replace former director Ron Spigelman.
Malina has previously worked as the music director of the Harrisburg Symphony Orchestra in Harrisburg, Pa., the Greensboro Symphony Orchestra in Greensboro, NC, and elsewhere.
The reception will be held from 5 to 7 p.m. at the Heaven Hill Farm, 302 Bear Cub Lane, Lake Placid.
Free will donations will be accepted to defray the costs.
Theater group to host auditions for pair of plays
PLATTSBURGH — The Adirondack Regional Theatre will be hosting auditions for its winter season plays at the Strand Center Theatre here Nov. 24 and 25.
Experienced and first time performers alike are invited to audition for "The Odd Couple," and "Godspell."
Performances of "The Odd Couple" will take place Feb. 6 to 9, while performances of "Godspell" will take place April 23 to 26.
For "The Odd Couple" auditions, actors will read provided selections from the script, while the "Godspell" auditions will require actors to do that as well as sing 32 bars of a fully memorized musical theater song showcasing their style and vocal range and be prepared to dance.
Auditions will begin at 3 p.m. Nov. 24, and at 6 p.m. Nov. 25.