Empyrean Productions will hold auditions from 6 to 10 p.m. Friday and 1 to 10 p.m. Saturday in Harlem Road Community Center, 4255 Harlem Road, Amherst. Paid roles are available for productions of "Grease," "Godspell," "The Odd Couple" and "Frankenstein." Appointments are preferred, but not required.
The company is also seeking volunteers for choreography, music, tech crew and more. Call 439-0525 for information.
Basses and tenors are sought by the Cheektowaga Community Chorus for its "Candlelight Christmas" concert. For information or an audition appointment, call 689-2453.
Calls for work
The Royal Canadian Academy of Arts is seeking submissions for "Arts 2000," a national, open juried exhibition for professional Canadian artists, architects, crafters and designers. More than 300 works will be accepted. For details, including submission deadlines and criteria, visit the RCA Web site at www.rca-arts2000.com, or call (416) 204-9567.
Buffalo-trained dancer Nils-Bertil Wallin recently joined Ballet West in Salt Lake City as a principal dancer for its 1999-2000 season. Wallin most recently per-formed with the National Ballet of Canada.