Students on display
HUNTINGDON - Some artists have to wait a lifetime for their work to be displayed in an art museum, but Juniata College's fine arts students will have a wide variety of works exhibited at the Juniata College Museum of Art until March 7.
The exhibit includes paintings, prints, photographs, ceramics and computer art. The show displays a wide-ranging selection of artworks made by Juniata students during the 2013 spring semester and the 2013-2014 academic year.
The works on display were created in art classes supervised by Monika Malewska, associate professor of art, Bethany Benson, associate professor of art, Patricia Howard, assistant professor of art, Louis Reilly, lecturer in art, and Jason Gorcoff, lecturer in art.
All the pieces selected in the show were juried by Juniata's art professors and students in the college's museum studies academic program.
The museum is located in Carnegie Hall at 17th and Moore streets in Huntingdon. Museum hours are 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. weekdays and noon to 4 p.m. Saturday.
CLP holding auditions
EBENSBURG - Cresson Lake Playhouse will hold auditions for the children's theater performance of "101 Dalmatians" on March 9 at the Cresson Lake Playhouse Rehearsal Hall, 526 W. Ogle St.
Auditions will be held for students age 7 to 11 from 1 to 3 p.m. A reading will be provided for these children.
Auditions will be held for students age 12 to 18 at 4 p.m. A reading will once again be supplied, but these children should prepare a song of 16 to 32 bars.
All roles are available and prior theater experience is not necessary. Appointments for your audition are requested. Call 472-4333 or email Cressonlakeplayhouse@
verizon.net to schedule your audition appointment.
The children's theater performance, directed by Holly Smith, will be held April 27 and May 1-2, 4 and 7-9 at the Playhouse in Loretto.
Caliendo to play PSU
UNIVERSITY PARK - Comedian and impressionist Frank Caliendo - best known for his blustering impersonation of John Madden - comes to Penn State for a live performance at 7:30 p.m. March 16 at Eisenhower Auditorium on the Penn State University Park campus.
Caliendo has appeared on all the major late night shows, as well as "Comedy Central Presents" and "Mad TV." He's featured in regular segments on "ESPN's Sunday NFL Countdown" and he also had a decade-long run on "FOX NFL Sunday."
Tickets for the performance, presented by the Lewistown Sentinel, are $35 and $47. Tickets are available online at www.cpa.psu.edu, by calling 863-0255 or 800-ARTS-TIX or in person at Eisenhower Auditorium, Penn State Downtown Theatre Center, HUB-Robeson Center Information Desk and Bryce Jordan Center.
Ballet visiting Penn State
UNIVERSITY PARK - The Moscow Festival Ballet will perform "Swan Lake," a dance that has captivated audiences around the world since its debut in 1877, at 7:30 p.m. March 20 in Penn State's Eisenhower Auditorium.
Moscow Festival Ballet brings the most popular of all classical ballets to the Center for the Performing Arts at Penn State in a production based on the seminal 1895 choreography of Marius Petipa and Lev Ivanov.
A famous score by Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky serves as a foundation for the dance.
Tickets for the ballet are $38 for an adult, $15 for a University Park student and $24 for a person 18 and under.
Tickets are available online at www.cpa.psu.edu, by calling 863-0255 or 800-ARTS-TIX or in person at Eisenhower Auditorium, Penn State Downtown Theatre Center, HUB-Robeson Center Information Desk and Bryce Jordan Center.