*The Kavinoky Theatre will hold auditions for "August: Osage County" from 7:30 to 9 p.m. July 16. Female actors ages 18 to 29 are sought for the roles of Jean, a 14-year-old Caucasian, and Johnna, a 26-year-old Native American. Appointments are required. To schedule an audition, call 829-7652. For more information, visit

*Auditions for the movie "Give & Take," which will be filmed in Buffalo in the fall, will be held July 14 and are by appointment only. The film is a comedy about the life and antics of the world of amusement park theatrics. For more information or to schedule an audition, email Kristin Nola Conti at

-- Evonne Austin