A six-week intensive creative writing class will be taught by Tim Joyce from 6 to 9 p.m. July 16 through Aug. 20 in the New Phoenix Theatre (95 Johnson Parkway). Students will work as a group and individually to develop material for the stage. The cost of the class is $175. Contact New Phoenix Theatre at 853-1334 or email TheJoycer@SBCGlobal.net.
Penn Dixie will offer eight weeks of science summer day camp to children 8 to 12 years old. The camps provide an opportunity for girls and boys to experiencing different areas of natural science. For information and registration forms, visit www.penndixie.org.
Music is Art is seeking artists in all mediums to exhibit their work at the 2014 MiA Festival. Work must be original, and installation proposals are welcome. For more information or to apply, visit www.musicisart.org.
Encore Experience is holding auditions for children ages 7 to 13 for the musical “We Are Monsters” from 6 to 7 p.m. Monday in the Center Stage Dance Studio (4837 Union Road, Cheektowaga). Call Valerie Villa, creative director, at 406-8942 to make an appointment.