The application deadline for Buffalo Emerging Leadership Institute presented by Young Audiences Arts for Learning and Young Audiences of Western New York is Friday. For details, visit or


Auditions will be held by the Aurora Players for the musical “Grease” at 7 p.m. Monday and Tuesday in the Roycroft Pavilion in Hamlin Park (166 South Grove St., East Aurora). Actors should prepare a song, and will be expected to perform a dance combination and read from the script. For more information, visit


Rocking Horse Productions will hold open auditions for two upcoming performances, “Nunset Boulevard” on June 16 and 17 and “California Suite” on June 23 and 24. Auditions will be held in the Lancaster Opera House (21 Central Ave., Lancaster). Appointments are necessary. Send résumé, head shot and date preference to For more information visit


The Niagara Regional Theatre Guild will hold auditions for actors 16 and older for its 2014-15 season at 10 a.m. June 14 and 7 p.m. June 16 and 17 in the Ellicott Creek Playhouse (530 Ellicott Creek Road, Tonawanda). Auditions for the November production of “The Secret Garden” also will be held at this time for children ages 10 and older. Appointments can be scheduled by calling 260-2319. For more information, visit or the Niagara Regional Theatre Guild on Facebook.


The Alden Christian Theatre Society located at 1470 Church St., Alden will hold auditions for their production of “You’re A Good Man, Charlie Brown” from 7 to 9 p.m. June 16 and 17. Those auditioning are asked to bring a prepared monologue and a song to sing, with a CD of karaoke-style musical accompaniment. For more information call 937-7770.