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“Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat” – Christian Youth Theater-Spokane, for ages 8-18, Friday, 2-7:30 p.m., Millwood Presbyterian Church, 3223 N. Marguerite Road. Performance dates: May 22-31. Call (509) 487-6540 or visit

“Sherlock’s Last Case” – Ignite Community Theatre, April 2, 7 p.m. at The Blue Door Theatre, 815 W. Garland Ave. Needed: five men ages 25-65 and two women to appear ages 20-23 and 45-65. Auditioners will be expected to perform cold readings from the script. Call (509) 993-6540, e-mail, or visit

Classes and workshops

Artist’s Tree Gallery Bead Play – Saturday, 1-6 p.m., techniques for creating a piece of wearable art jewelry, for beginning or experienced beaders; $50, includes supplies. Painting Landscapes with Bill Edge – Tuesday, 6-9 p.m., call for more information. Creating Jewelry and Adornments – Group meets every Wednesday, 6-9 p.m., to create wearable art jewelry and accessories; $25. Preregistration required for all classes. Classes are held at Artist’s Tree Gallery, 828 W. Sprague Ave. Call (509) 456-2300.

Needle Felting – Create a purse using recycled wool, beads, yarn, fleece, etc., or a wine basket using reed and seagrass. Monday, 6-9 p.m., at Avenue West Gallery, 122 S. Monroe St., Suite 300. Cost is $30, includes all materials. Call (509) 456-3178 or (509) 448-4953.

Theater Workshop – Covers the basics of acting, improvisation and auditioning. For ages 8-11. Tuesday, 1-4 p.m., at Southside Senior Activity Center, 3151 E. 27th Ave. Cost: $19. Call (509) 625-6200 or visit to register or for more information.

Christian Youth Theater - North Idaho Spring Classes – Classes meet every Tuesday, 4-6 p.m., at Christ the King Lutheran Church, 1700 E. Pennsylvania Ave., Coeur d’Alene. For children ages 6-18. All students will perform in a showcase at the end of the 10-week session. Students ages 8-18 will have the opportunity to audition for “The Wizard of Oz.” Call (208) 819-9281, e-mail, or visit

Brush-making Workshop – By Glenn Grishkoff, lectures and demonstrations detailing brush-making techniques from Japan and the West. April 4-5, Spokane Art Supply, 1303 N. Monroe St. Cost: $135. Call (509) 327-6622 or visit

Call for filmmakers/photographers

Our Kids: Our Business Film Festival – Seeking films and images that depict adults, families and children interacting in a positive environment. Submissions will be displayed at a community event in April. Deadline for submissions is Tuesday. Packets are available at Gonzaga’s University’s CCASL offices and Crosby Student Center and various other community locations. Contact Mary Friar at (509) 323-5543 for more information.

Call for artists

Gallery 1889 – Accepting works by students in pre-school through eighth grade for art events from April through August. Enter one to 10 works; one will be chosen from each entrant. Through Tuesday. 2124 W. Second Ave. (509) 624-4957

27th Annual Inland Crafts – Accepting applications for jury. Heritage and original contemporary craft media artists, including photographers, are encouraged to apply. Applications should include six representational digital images (including an optional booth image), the jury application form, and a one-page resume. Application deadline is April 3; cost is $30. Show will be Nov. 6-8 at the Spokane Convention Center. Visit to apply; for information, call (509) 995-7956 or e-mail or see

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