Calls for artists




Columbia River Sweet Adelines Chorus seeks women 16 and older for four-part harmony. The ability to read music is not required. Auditions will be at rehearsals, from 7 to 9:30 p.m. Mondays, Clark College, Beacock Music Hall, 1933 Fort Vancouver Way, Vancouver. 360-887-4927, 951-313-6969 or

Vancouver Community Concert Band seeks all brass, woodwind and percussion players, active and retired. All abilities welcome; no audition required. The volunteer community band, along with its polka band, Dixieland Jazz Band and chamber ensembles, performs regularly around the area. Rehearsals are from 7 to 8:30 p.m. Tuesdays at St. John’s Lutheran Church, 11005 N.E. Highway 99, Vancouver. Beginning band will be offered 6 to 6:30 p.m. or

Vancouver Pops Orchestra seeks musicians who play orchestral instruments. The ensemble plays 20 assemblies each year in local grade schools. Rehearsals are from 9 to 11 a.m. Tuesdays. Call or email for information on auditions. Vancouver Heights United Methodist Church, 5701 MacArthur Blvd., Vancouver. 360-253-9557 or

Vancouver USA Singers seek applicants to join the 90-member community choir for its upcoming season of performances, featuring four concerts that will include Brahms’ “Requiem” and “The Music Man.” Auditions will consist of a short song; reading music is required. Email choir director Jana Hart,, to schedule an audition.


Friends of Ridgefield National Wildlife Refuge seeks submissions for its annual Refuge Photography Contest. Photographers can submit up to six nature images taken within the boundaries of the Ridgefield National Wildlife Refuge. Prizes will be awarded in both adult and youth entries. The deadline is Sept. 5, with entries submitted online at

Second Story Gallery seeks applications from artists interested in displaying work during 2018 in a monthly exhibit. Open to all mediums and styles, guidelines and an application are available on the gallery’s website under “How to Exhibit.” Application deadline is 6 p.m. Sept. 8. Forms are also available at the Service Desk during regular hours at the Camas Library, 625 N.E. Fourth Ave., Camas.

Stevenson Community Library seeks submission for its annual Artists of the Gorge juried exhibition. Open to artists ages 18 and older who live between The Dalles, Ore., and Washougal. Entries must be recent, original works, with a maximum of two submissions. Submit entries by Sept. 16 to the Stevenson Community Library, 120 N.W. Vancouver Ave., Stevenson, during regular hours, or by mail. 509-427-5471 or


Magenta Theater seeks actors for its production of “Prescription for Murder,” featuring a cast of seven. Auditions will consist of cold readings from the script, English accents will be used. Participants are required to bring a headshot and acting r?sum?. Auditions will be held 2 p.m. July 22 at the theater, 1108 Main St., Vancouver.