The Graycliff Conservancy Inc. will hold its first Graycliff Gala from 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. next Friday in the Larkin Exchange Building, 726 Exchange St. The event features a performance by guitarist Paul Shulte and includes a live auction, gourmet dinner stations, wine and beer. Admission is $125 for Conservancy members and $160 for nonmembers. For more information, call 947-9217 or e-mail email@example.com.
The University at Buffalo Center for the Arts will hold a Technical Theater Program from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Aug. 11-13. The hands-on workshop is for adults and college and high school students who have an interest in the technical aspects of the theatrical arts. The program is $165 per person. Registration and fees are required by July 30. For more information or to register, call 645-6254 or visit www.ubcfa.org.
*The Harmonia Chamber Singers will hold auditions for all voice parts at 6 p.m. July 5 and 6 in Blessed Sacrament Church, 1035 Delaware Ave. Vocal training and choral experience are strongly recommended. The audition will require a prepared piece, an assigned piece, sight-singing and a brief interview. Rehearsals during the season are at 6:30 p.m. Tuesdays. To schedule an appointment, e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org or call 405-7206. For more information about the group, visit www.harmoniacs.org.
*The Kavinoky Theatre will hold auditions for the musical "Forever Plaid" from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. June 26. Male actors/singers are asked to prepare a 1950s/1960s crooner song that demonstrates their vocal range. Interested actors should schedule an appointment no later than next Friday by calling Jennifer at 829-7668.
Send submissions for Behind the Scenes at least 14 days in advance to: Behind the Scenes, c/o The Buffalo News, 1 News Plaza, P.O. Box 100, Buffalo, N.Y. 14240; e-mail email@example.com; or fax 849-3445.
-- Evonne Austin