Opening This Week

ARIZONA YOUTH THEATRE. 5671 E. Speedway. Opening July 31 and continuing through August 22: Aladdin. Performances are 8 p.m. Friday, and 11 a.m., 2 and 4 p.m. Saturday. Performance is appropriate for audience members ages 4 to adult. Tickets are $6, $4 for children, with complimentary tickets available to nonprofit organizations. Call 546-9805 for reservations and information.

Listings THE LITTLE THEATRE. 4300 E. Sunrise Drive. Opening July 30 and continuing through August 2: The Glass Menagerie, presented by the Catalina Foothills High School Alumni Theatre group. Performances are 7:30 p.m. Thursday through Saturday. Tickets are $7, $4 for children and seniors. Call 577-5090 for tickets and information.

LIVE THEATRE WORKSHOP. 5317 E. Speedway. Opening July 31 and continuing through August 23: Relatively Speaking. Performances are 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday, and 2:30 p.m. Sunday. Tickets are $8.50, $7.50 for seniors and students. Call 327-4242 for tickets and information.

TUCSON CENTER FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS. 408 S. Sixth Ave. Opening July 30 and continuing through August 8: The Oresteia. Performances are 8 p.m. Thursday through Saturday, and 2 p.m. Sunday. Tickets are $6, $4 for seniors and students. Call 529-2687 for tickets and information.


GASLIGHT THEATRE. 7010 E. Broadway. Continuing through August 15: Beach Blanket Bee Bop. Performances are at 7 p.m. Wednesday through Sunday, with additional shows at 9:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday, and 3 p.m. Sunday. Select Tuesday evening performances are also offered. Tickets are $13.95 plus tax, $11.95 for students, seniors and active duty military, $6 for children 12 and under. Call 886-9428 for information.


AUDITION NOTICE. The Live Theatre Workshop, 5217 E. Speedway, announces open auditions for its upcoming season at 2:30 p.m. Saturday, August 1. Call 327-4242 for more information.

AUDITION NOTICE. The Third St. Ensemble Company, an off-shoot of Third St. Kids, is looking for performers between the ages of 10 and 21. Call 622-4100 for information and appointment times.

CALL FOR ACTORS. Two males (20-25 years old), preferably Hispanic; and one female (20-25 years old), also preferably Hispanic, are needed for a narrative film entitled The Jester. Auditions are from noon to 5 p.m. Saturday, August 1, in AL Building Room G-24, PCC West Campus, 2202 W. Anklam Road. Call Sylvia Vidaurri at 623-2432 for appointments and information.

TEACHERS NEEDED. Third Street Kids, 166 W. Alameda St., is looking for teachers and artists to help with summer arts camp classes in sign language, drama, dance, stagecraft, games, crafts and fine arts. Performing artists are also wanted for the Friday Family Performance series, from 4 to 5 p.m. Call Marica Berger, executive director, at 622-4100; or fax résumés to 624-0303.

DIRECTORS WANTED. Desert Players is preparing its 1999-2000 season, and is accepting proposals from prospective directors. Interested parties should send a personal résumé with a project script and estimated budget to Desert Players Theatre, P.O. Box 43264, Tucson, AZ 85733. Call Robert Ulsrud at 733-0733 for information.

HELP WANTED. Quintessential Productions, 118 S. Fifth Ave., seeks directors, designers, technicians and instructors for their 1998-'99 season. Productions include Sartre's No Exit, Priestly's An Inspector Calls, Shakespeare's Taming of the Shrew, Strindberg's Miss Julie, Shaw's Misalliance and Odet's The Country Girl. Call 798-0708 for more information.

SCRIPT MEETINGS. Professional and aspiring writers for the stage, screen, radio, and other performance media are invited to join Old Pueblo Playwrights, a non-profit organization dedicated to encouraging the creation of new scripts by Arizona authors. OPP meets for readings and critiques at 7:00 p.m. each Monday in the Rehearsal Hall of the Temple of Music and Art, 330 S. Scott Ave. Call 615-8980 for information.

TEMPLE FOR RENT. The Temple of Music and Art and the Tucson Center for the Performing Arts have rental spaces available on a first-come, first-serve basis. Call 884-8210 for more information.

TEMPLE TOURS. See the Alice Holsclaw and Cabaret theaters and all the behind-the-scenes areas with free guided tours at 11:30 a.m. Saturdays, starting in the courtyard of the Temple of Music and Art, 330 S. Scott Ave. Reservations are not required, but calling ahead to confirm tour availability is suggested. Call 884-8210 for information. TW

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