[Sign Up Now] to Receive Our FREE Daily SCVTV-SCVNews Digest by E-Mail

Inside
Weather
Santa Clarita CA
Mostly sunny
Mostly sunny
72°F
 
Calendar
Today in
S.C.V. History
December 18
1929 - Swift justice: Thomas Vernon sentenced to life in prison for Saugus train derailment & robbery 1 month earlier [story]


There are lots of upcoming ways to get involved at the Canyon Theater Guild.

Auditions for Guys and Dolls

Director Ingrid Boydston is holding auditions for Guys and Dolls on Saturday, March 4th from 10am – 4pm, and Sunday, March 5th from 1pm – 4pm! Auditions will be held in the white studio building at the Canyon Theatre Guild.

CTG is looking for all actors, actresses, singers and dancers who can play early 20s to 80s.

Please note, this is a large cast musical requiring a large chorus and several leading roles, as well as featured and ensemble parts.

Please come prepared to sing 16 bars (about one minute) of a Broadway show tune or any musical. You must have a CD or MP3 device (phone is fine) with a backing or karaoke track. No vocals on the track, please. Wear comfortable clothing for a simple dance audition. Advanced dancers will be asked to demonstrate a more challenging routine.

Rehearsals are tentatively scheduled on weeknights from 7 p.m. to 10 p.m. through May 27. Not everyone will be called for every rehearsal. Please bring your calendar with you and let CTG know in advance any potential conflicts. If you are not sure if we can work with your schedule, audition anyway! We can always try. Performances are scheduled on weekends from May 27 to June 25. Rehearsal conflicts may be acceptable but show conflicts are not. If you can’t be at every performance, I’m afraid this isn’t the show for you.

Considered by many to be the perfect musical comedy, this award-winning, romantic, oddball show takes you from the heart of Times Square to the cafes of Havana, Cuba, and back down into the sewers of NYC, with everyone eventually ending up right where they belong. Don’t miss your chance to be a part of this wonderful production.

Calling All Volunteers

Be a part of a great team and help us build the fabulous set for the next two CTG productions! Set construction begins this Saturday, March 4th from 10am – 4pm, and Sunday, March 5th from 1pm – 5pm. Set building will continue to take place the next three weekends.

Come for an hour or stay the whole time. We will provide lunch for you on Saturday. See you then.

Registration is Now Open for Our Summer Youth Programs

Your child has a role to play this summer at the CTG. Kids have fun as they learn new skills and perform on a real stage in a vibrant, working theatre with an experienced, supportive team.

CTG Kids (Ages 5-9): M – F | 9am – Noon | Tuition: $299 – Courtesy Quest in the Kingdom of Polite

Session 1: June 19th – June 30th | Performance June 30th

Session 2: July 3rd – July 14th | Performance July 14th

Session 3: July 17th – July 28th | Performance July 28th

CTG Juniors (Ages 9-13): M – F | 12:30pm – 4:30 pm | Tuition: $399 – Impossible Adventures
Session 1: June 19th – July 9th | Performance July 9th

Session 2: July 13th – July 27th | Performance July 27th

CTG Jack Oakie Stars (Ages 13-17): M – F | 10:30am – 3:30pm | Tuition: $499 – Fame, Jr!

Session: June 5th – July 7th | 3 public performances

For more information and to reserve a spot in one of our workshops, call the theatre at 661-799-2702.

Comment On This Story
COMMENT POLICY: We welcome comments from individuals and businesses. All comments are moderated. Comments are subject to rejection if they are vulgar, combative, or in poor taste.
REAL NAMES ONLY: All posters must use their real individual or business name. This applies equally to Twitter account holders who use a nickname.

0 Comments

You can be the first one to leave a comment.

Leave a Comment


SCV NONPROFIT LINKS

NONPROFIT HEADLINES
Wednesday, Dec 13, 2017
The nonprofit WiSH Education Foundation is out to raise $100,000 to fund improvements in Hart District school libraries.
Friday, Dec 8, 2017
United Way of Greater Los Angeles has set up the Southern California Wildfire Fund to help victims of these fires rebuild their lives.
Wednesday, Dec 6, 2017
The nonprofit Way Out Recovery SCV will hold a celebration of lives lost to drug and alcohol addiction and honor loved ones left behind on Thursday, December 7 at 6 p.m.
Wednesday, Dec 6, 2017
The Santa Clarita Valley Committee on Aging's 2017 Annual Assembly at the SCV Senior Center in Newhall, originally scheduled for Thursday, December 7, has been rescheduled for January 11.
Monday, Dec 4, 2017
The Santa Clarita Valley Senior Center's "Scholar Series" will feature a robotics presentation by NASA-JPL engineer Mike Garrett at the center in Newhall on Tuesday, December 12, from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m.

Latest Additions to SCVNews.com
The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences today announced that 10 films remain in the running in the Visual Effects category for the 90th Academy Awards.
10 Contenders Remain in Visual Effects Oscar Race
The California Department of Transportation announced today plans to add temporary bypass lanes in both directions of Interstate 5 aka the Golden State Freeway for the $171 million repaving project in and near the city of Santa Clarita.
Caltrans I-5 Rehab Project to Add Bypass Lanes
The Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department is reminding the public about criminals who are posing as government agencies and using the telephone as part of an extortion scam.
Sheriff: Beware of Phone Scams by Impostors
The Santa Clarita Valley Chamber of Commerce will host an open house at its new headquarters in Valencia on Thursday, January 4 from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m.
Jan. 4: Open House at New SCV Chamber of Commerce Office
The Santa Clarita Valley Chamber of Commerce has opened nominations for 2017 business awards in four categories.
Nominations Now Open for SCV Chamber 2017 Awards
Here's the Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station's public safety report for Newhall (Zone 6) for the week of December 4.
Crime Blotter: Spousal Assault, Robbery, Grand Theft in Newhall
1929 - Swift justice: Thomas Vernon sentenced to life in prison for Saugus train derailment & robbery 1 month earlier [story]
A transformative epoch in Santa Clarita Valley history drew to an uncharacteristically quiet close Saturday with the death of Bobbie Trueblood Davis at age 93.
Pre-City Leader Bobbie Trueblood Davis Dies at 93
"The final tax reform bill released punishes homeowners and weakens homeownership, and in fact, it looks at homeowners and the housing market as nothing more than a piggy bank," said C.A.R. President Steve White.
Realtors: Final GOP Tax Bill Punishes Homeowners
1925 - Jenks Harris robs Piru bank of $11,000 [story]
1902 - Hi Jolly (Hadji Ali), Gen. E.F. Beale's Syrian camel driver, dies at Quartzsite, Ariz. [story]
The National Weather Service has called a Fire Weather Watch for this weekend for Los Angeles and Ventura County mountains and valleys including the Santa Clarita Valley due to gusty northeast wind and low relative humidity.
Weekend Fire Weather Watch Called for SCV
Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station deputies arrested a 21-year-old man who had an outstanding warrant and was allegedly in possession of cocaine in Canyon Country early Thursday.
Bicyclist Arrested for Warrant, Cocaine in Canyon Country
Valencia-based Princess Cruises, voted the #1 international cruise line in Japan, announced its 2019 program featuring Japanese-built Diamond Princess returning for her sixth season, sailing roundtrip from Tokyo (Yokohama) and Kobe.
Princess Cruises Unveils 2019 Japan Cruise Program
Valencia-based Princess Cruises released its 2019 Canada and New England cruise schedule, featuring Regal Princess and Caribbean Princess on the line’s largest fall deployment and the opportunity to visit Greenland roundtrip from New York
Princess Cruises Sets Fall 2019 Cruises to Canada, New England
The Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department looks back at five years of work by its Domestic Highway Enforcement Team, which has disrupted the operations of the drug cartels by confiscating millions of dollars in illegal drugs and drug money.
Elite LASD Drug Enforcement Team Disrupts Cartel Operations
College of the Canyons quarterback Andrew Brito, wide receiver Desean Holmes and linebacker KJ Latu have been named to the 2017 Region III All-California Community College Football Team.
Brito, Holmes, Latu Represent Cougars on All-State Team
Tickets and sponsorships are now available for the Santa Clarita Valley Chamber of Commerce's 2018 awards ceremony and installation of new officers at Tournament Players Club in Valencia on Friday night, January 26.
Jan. 26: SCV Chamber of Commerce 2018 Awards, Installation Gala
Sponsorships are now open for the Santa Clarita Valley Economic Development Corporation's 2018 Economic Outlook Conference, set for Thursday, March 8, 2018 at a location to be announced shortly.
SCV 2018 Economic Outlook Conference Tickets, Sponsorships Open
SetPoint Medical, a Valencia-based biomedical company developing therapy for chronic inflammatory diseases, has received approval from the FDA to initiate a pilot trial in the U.S. for patients with drug-refractory rheumatoid arthritis.
FDA OK’s SetPoint Bioelectronic Therapy Study for Rheumatoid Arthritis
Governor Edmund G. Brown Jr., representing the United States - and states and regions leading on climate across the globe - joined world leaders at the One Planet Summit Tuesday, the two-year anniversary of the Paris Agreement.
Brown in Paris: ‘We Can’t Wait for White House to Wake Up’
The regular Planning Commission meeting scheduled for Tuesday, December 19 has been canceled, according to a notification from the city of Santa Clarita today.
City Cancels Dec. 19 Planning Commission Meeting
The next meeting of the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors is set for Tuesday, December 19, starting at 9:30 a.m.
Dec. 19: L.A. County Board of Supervisors Meeting
L.A. County's Bringing Our Loved Ones Home Task Force officials unveiled their final recommendations, endorsing a plan to use a voluntary system of trackable bracelets to find people prone to wandering, like those suffering from Alzheimer’s or autism.
County Task Force Calls for Tracking Bracelets to Locate Lost Individuals
The Community Development Commission of the county of Los Angeles looks back on 35 years of advancing its core program areas: affordable housing and housing, community and economic development.
County Community Development Commission Marks 35th Anniversary
Metro is seeking two new members to join the Measure M Independent Taxpayer Oversight Committee.
Metro Seeks 2 New Measure M Oversight Committee Members
The California Air Resources Board approved a $663 million low-carbon transportation plan Thursday to increase the use of clean cars, heavy-duty trucks, buses and freight equipment.
Air Resources Board OK’s $663 Million for Clean Vehicles
The Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station has released its public safety and crime information report for Saugus (Zone 4) for December 4-10, 2017.
Crime Blotter: Shoplifting, Petty Theft in Saugus
California Attorney General Xavier Becerra has filed his strong opposition to the Trump Administration’s illegal attempt to suspend the 2015 Clean Water Rule for two years.
California AG, 10 Others Oppose Feds’ Suspension of Clean Water Rule
Conservation groups on Friday lobbied a federal judge for permission to join a fight between the federal government and a ranching association over a trio of California amphibian species.
Conservationists Lobby to Join Fray Over Frog Habitat
1987 - Incorporation: Santa Clarita officially becomes a city [story]
With an offense that challenged the program’s single-season goals record, The Master’s University women’s soccer team was almost almost never out of any game it played: The Mustangs were always within striking range.
Lady Mustangs Within Range of Directors’ Cup Top Spots
When Ed Jackiewicz met Tera Trujillo in spring 2015, she was studying at a desk she’d carried to the corner of the California State University, Northridge soccer field, in a “time out” of sorts, unable to practice because she’d just earned a D in an economics class.
CSUN’s “Under Armour Faculty” Promotes Academic Success in Student-Athletes
When Rafael Munoz recalls his time at the Layer 8 Computer Security Club at California State University, Northridge, he feels proud and thankful.
CSUN’s Tech Education Makes Top 10 List
The city of Santa Clarita Arts and Events division is currently seeking proposals for solo exhibits for 2018 in the gallery space at The MAIN, the City’s newest arts venue in Old Town Newhall.
City Seeking Artists for 2018 Solo Exhibits
NORTHRIDGE, Calif.---CSUN Men's Basketball returns to the road for the final time in the non-conference season this weekend.
CSUN to Face-Off Against Formal Rival Eastern Washington