*Auditions for the June production of "Annie" will take place from noon to 4 p.m. Feb. 5, 12 and 26 in the Lancaster Opera House, 21 Central Ave., Lancaster. The Feb. 5 audition will focus on casting the part of Annie and children that can play the parts of 6- to 13-year-old orphans. Adults for lead roles, ensemble and additional children as needed will be seen on Feb. 12 and 26. Be prepared to sing and show stage movement skills. To schedule an appointment, call 759-8470.
*Desiderio's Dinner Theatre will hold auditions for the next few productions at 7 p.m. Monday in Desiderio's, 5827 Broadway, Lancaster. Actors will read from scripts provided.
>Calls for Work
*Just Buffalo Literary Center is seeking submissions for the third annual Member's Writing Contest and Reading. This year will feature poetry. The contest is open to Just Buffalo Literary Center members in good standing at the time of submission. Submissions should be one poem on any subject and in any form that is no longer than three double-spaced typed pages. A separate cover page with name, address, telephone and e-mail should be included. Do not put your name on the poem itself. E-mail submissions to email@example.com or send a hard copy to: Member Poetry Contest, c/o Just Buffalo Literary Center, 617 Main St., Suite 202A, Buffalo, N.Y. 14203. The deadline is next Friday. Call 832-5400 for more info.
Send submissions for Behind the Scenes to: Behind the Scenes, c/o The Buffalo News, 1 News Plaza, P.O. Box 100, Buffalo, N.Y. 14240; e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org; or fax 849-3445.
-- Evonne Austin