Thursday, August 3, 2000
Lyric Opera looking for Trouble
Kansas City, Mo. -- The Lyric Opera of Kansas City is holding auditions for a child to portray Trouble, Bufferfly's child, in its performance of "Madama Butterfly."
Children between the ages of 3 1/2 and 6 will be screened for size, ability to follow instructions and acting independently. The audition process will include observing the children during story time, face painting and game activities.
Auditions will be held from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Aug. 10 at Washington Park, north of Crown Center between Main and Grand. Children must arrive no later than 11:30 a.m.
The chosen child will attend rehearsals beginning Sept. 16 and be at performances on Sept. 16, 18, 20, 22 and 24.
For audition information, call (816) 471-4933, ext. 145.
Magazine picks KJHK for honor
KJHK-FM 90.7, Kansas University's student-run radio station, is one of 20 stations recently singled out in the July issue of Attache as being "one of the most rocking frontline college stations in the country." It also was noted as being the first station to broadcast a continuous live signal over the Internet.
Attache is the in-flight magazine for U.S. Airways.