> Auditions

Subversive Theatre and New Phoenix Theatre will hold auditions for the co-production of "On the Waterfront" from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday in the New Phoenix Theatre on the Park (95 N. Johnson Park). Male actors of all ages, ethnicities and experience levels are sought. Auditioners should present two contrasting monologues. Actors may be asked to read from sides. A headshot and/or resume is recommended, but not required. Auditions are by appointment only. To schedule an audition or for more information, email Jessica Stahr at

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The Mystery Company is seeking one male actor, ages 25 to 45, for the February production of "Deadly Nightcap" in the Lancaster Opera House. For more information, call Jerry Kelly at 868-9575.

> Call for work

Trimania 2013 is seeking artists in all media, including 2-D/3-D, film/video, installation, performance, sound/music, dance and interactive/participatory work to submit proposals for the April event. Submissions must include the artist's resume and statement, images and corresponding image list. The deadline for submissions is midnight Jan. 30. Proposals should be sent electronically to Cori Wolff at with the subject line "Trimania 2013 Submission" or mail to Buffalo Arts Studio, 2495 Main St., Suite 500, Buffalo, N.Y. 14214.

> Area artists

"Cocktails and Cream Puffs," a Buffalo-based gay comedy and pop culture podcast, has been nominated for the third consecutive year for the Best GLBT and overall People's Choice in the 2012 PodCast Awards. The podcast features local performers Joey Bucheker, Marc Sacco and Matthew Crehan Higgins. Winners will be announced at the eighth annual awards ceremony on Jan. 7 in the New Media Expo in Las Vegas. For more information on the awards, visit To learn more about "Cocktails and Cream Puffs," visit www.Cocktails-?

Send submissions to fax to 849-3445.