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Auditions/­Rehearsals

Auditions for “Some Enchanted Evening, The Songs of Rodgers and Hammerstein” Monday, next Thursday at 7:30 p.m., Trinity Lutheran Church, 63-70 Dry Harbor Road, Middle Village. Needed: 2 Males Baritone and Tenor, Age 22-35; 2 Females - Soprano and Mezzo, ages 22-35; 1 Female - Mezzo, any age. 736-1263.

Oratorio Society of Queens, under the direction of David Close, invites singers to join in its 75th anniversary celebration. Mondays, 7:45 p.m. North Presbyterian Church, Flushing. No choral experience necessary. 460-0726.

Community Singers of Queens welcomes all voices for its spring concert. Mondays, 8-10 p.m. Messiah Lutheran Church, 42-15 165th St., Flushing. 658-1021.

Youth choral group for ages 9-16. Tuesdays, 4:30-6 p.m. The Poppenhusen Institute, 114-04 14th Rd., College Point. 358-0067.

Adult choral group. Tuesdays, 7 p.m. The Poppenhusen Institute, 114-04 14th Rd., College Point. 358-0067.

Senior Theater Acting Repertory welcomes seniors interested in acting. Wednesdays, Fridays. 347-2310 or Stan Guttman at 224-2729.

Barbershop Harmony Society Queens chapter seeks men who enjoy singing. Rehearsals Wednesdays, 8 p.m. 74-15 175th St., Flushing. 468-8416.

Classes

Kids’ painting workshops. Tuesdays, 4-6 p.m. The Alliance of Queens Artists, 99-10 Metropolitan Ave., Forest Hills. 520-9842.

Portrait class. Tuesdays, 7-10 p.m. National Art League, 44-21 Douglaston Parkway, Douglaston. 428-1859.

Drawing and painting. Thursdays, 9:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Alliance of Queens Artists, 99-10 Metropolitan Ave., Forest Hills. 520-9842.

Portrait drawing for novices taught by Esther Kirchevsly. Thursdays, 11 a.m.-noon. Kew Gardens Community Center, 80-02 Kew Gardens Rd. 268-5960.

Chinese painting. Fridays, 1 p.m. Bayside Senior Center, 210-10 Union Turnpike. 479-6071.

Drama/acting for kids. Ages 10-12, Mondays, 6:30-7:30 p.m.; ages 13-17, Mondays, 7:30-8:30 p.m. Poppenhusen Institute, 114-04 14th Rd., College Point. 358-0067.

Clubs

Tuesday Morning Music Club features classical chamber music by professional musicians. Tuesdays, 11 a.m. Douglaston Community Church, 39-50 Douglaston Parkway. 224-2597.

Concerts

Quynh Nguyen , Messiah Lutheran Church, 42-15 165 St., Flushing, Saturday, 7:30 p.m. 358-6738.

Three Piece Band and Sing A-long, Wednesday, 10 a.m., Pomonok Senior Center, 67-09 Kissena Blvd., Flushing. 591-3377.

Evening of Musical Prayer, featuring Voices That Blend with soloist Andrew Koslosky, Saturday, 8 p.m., at St. Robert Bellarmine Church, Bayside. 718-224-7557.

The Art of the Transcription, Sunday, 4 p.m. in the beautiful concert space of Flushing Town Hall, 137-35 Northern Blvd, Flushing. 279-4842.

The Monkees, Westbury Music Fair Sunday, 7 p.m. with Special Guest Barry Williams (Greg Brady of the Brady Bunch). 631-888-9000.

Doo-Wop Oldies Concert, Saturday, 7:30 p.m., Holy Cross High School, 26-20 Francis Lewis, Flushing, 886-7250.

Roberta Salshutz, Sisterhood Temple of Isreal of Jamaica, Holliswood, next Thursday, 1 p.m. 776-4400.

Modern Jazz with the Kevin Norton Ensemble, Sunday, 2 p.m., Far Rockaway Branch Public Library, 1637 Central Ave., Far Rockaway.

Dancing

Line dance lessons. Fridays, 1 p.m. Community Education Resource Center, 51-60 Marathon Parkway, Little Neck. 423-8174.

Country line dancing classes. Mondays, 7-8 p.m. beginners; 8-9:30 p.m. intermediate. Poppenhusen Institute, 114-04 14th Rd., College Point. 358-0067.

Israeli and folk dance class with Rae and George Nemoviche. Wednesdays, 7:30-9:30 p.m. Sisterhood of Bay Terrace Jewish Center. 428-6363.

Ballroom dancing. Wednesdays, 8:30 p.m.-12:30 a.m. Charisma Ballroom, 71-46 Main St., Flushing. 268-2800.

Irish dancing lessons with all-Ireland dancing champion Niall O’Leary. Saturdays, 9-11 a.m. Yeats’ Tavern, 42-24 Bell Blvd., Bayside. 212-726-1602.

Discussion Groups

International Resource Center's book discussion group - all discussions will be conducted in Chinese, Saturday, May 4 and June 1, 11 a.m.- 12:30 p.m., Queens Library's International Resource Center, 41-17 Main St., Flushing. 661-1230.

Events

An Afternoon Delight, starring Peter George as “Demi Tasse” with female impersonators, Italian Charities of America, Inc. 83-20 Queens Blvd, Elmhurst, Sunday, 3 p.m. 478-3100.

Children’s Spring Workshops, Queens County Farm Museum, 73-50 Little Neck Parkway, Floral Park, Thursday, 10 a.m.-12 p.m. 347-3276.

Queens Jazz Trail tour. First Saturday of month, 10 a.m. Three-hour tour departs Flushing Town Hall. Jazz music and videos of America’s jazz legends performing played on trolley while tour guide Cobi Knight explains jazz history in Queens. 463-7700.

Exhibits/D­emonstrati­ons

The Art of Long island City, The New Western Frontier, from April 11-Sept. 29, Flushing Town Hall. 463-7700.

“Flushing Artists Exhibit 2002” sponsored by Flushing Art League. Through Monday. Queens Historical Society, 143-35 37th Ave., Flushing. 380-6414.

“Living Together, Growing Together” features works by artists from The Living Museum at Creedmoor Psychiatric Center. Through July 7. Queens Museum of Art, New York City Building, Flushing Meadows Corona Park. 592-9700.

“Designing the Future: The Queens Museum of Art and The New York City Building” features work of architects, designers who worked on the building. Through July 7. Queens Museum of Art, New York City Building, Flushing Meadows Corona Park. 592-9700.

Oral History Exhibit. “Bayside was a Wilderness Then: Voices from the Black Community Revisited.” Officers’ Club, Fort Totten, Bayside. Reservations required. 352-1548.

“The Teheran Children” tells story of 900 Jewish children who escaped Nazi-dominated Europe. Through June 30. Queensborough Community College, library basement, room 30, 222-05 56th Ave., Bayside. 281-5770.

“Trolleys of the North Shore.” Daily, except Sunday. Bayside Historical Society, Fort Totten. 352-1548.

“Castle — 6,500 years of Bayside History.” Daily, except Sunday. Bayside Historical Society, Fort Totten. 352-1548.

Festivals

Queens College Spring Music Festivals, Tuesdays 10 a.m.-noon, QC Lefrak Concert Hall of the Aaron Copland School of Music.997-3802.

Forums

Women Writers Forum invites artists to share original pieces. Fourth Saturday of month, 2:15 p.m. Sofa Cafe, Astoria. 274-9585.

Writers Forum. Writers asked to being one original work to share. Fourth Saturday of month, 1 p.m. Palladium, Astoria. 274-9585.

Performances

Acting and Improv. The Freestyle Repertory Theatre performs improvisational skits about New York City immigrants. Saturday, 1-2:30 p.m. YWCA Auditorium, 42-07 Parsons Blvd., Flushing.

Poetry

Open Mic Night with emcee Robert Dunn, featured performer Denis Gray. Thursdays, 7:30 p.m. Barnes & Noble Booksellers, 23-80 Bell Blvd., Bayside. 631-9060.

Poppenhusen Poets Platform. Open mic for poems, prose, Haiku, limericks, lyrics. Second Sunday of month, 7 p.m. Poppenhusen Institute, 114-04 14th Rd., College Point. 358-0067.

Open Mic. First Monday of month, 7-9 p.m. Caffe Greco, 79-08 37th Ave., Jackson Heights. 424-6494.

Open Mic Night for poets, musicians, singers, actors, playwrights, comedians. First Thursday of month, 7-9 p.m. Starbucks, 41-02 Main St., Flushing. 424-6494.

Theater

Brad!, The Musical, April Thursday through Saturday 5 p.m., 8 p.m., St. John’s Univerity..990-3380.

You Can’t Take It With You. The Colonial Players of Hollis Woods Church, this Friday through April 28, Fridays and Saturdays, 8 p.m., and Sundays at 3:30 p.m. 740-9400.

Workshops

The Acting Workshop of Queens. Mondays, 7-10 p.m. Forest Hills Adult Center at Forest Hills High School, 67-01 110th St. 263-8066.

Life Drawing Sessions teaches drawing with a live model. Saturdays, 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Women’s Studio Center, 43-01 21st St., Long Island City. 274-9585.

Posted 7:03 pm, October 10, 2011
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