Emma Crawford Coffin Race Logo Contest, create a new logo for the teeshirt contest. Winner gets their own free shirt and $50 in Manitou Money, as well as on-stage recognition. Deadline is Thurs., Sept. 15, 5 p.m. Drop designs off at the Chamber of Commerce, 345 Mantiou Ave., Manitou Springs or call 685-5089 for info.
The REP's She Loves Me Auditions, prepare a headshot, resume and 16 bars, come prepared to move. Auditions by appointment only on Sept. 10, 11 a.m. and Sept. 11, 1 p.m. Call 634-5581 ext. 382 for more.
Soli Deo Gloria Community Choir Non-Auditions, Pulpit Rock Church, 301 Austin Bluffs Pkwy. A 130-voice, adult, non-auditioined community choir. Fall registration is Mon., Sept. 12, 6:30-9:30 p.m. Call Portia at 594-0918 for more.
Colorado Springs Chorale Auditions, First Christian Church, 16 E. Platte Ave. Remainder of the season includes Handel's Messiah with the Philharmonic, a Christmas and Great Choral Works production and an appearance with the Air Force Academy Band. Tues., Sept. 6, 6:30-10 p.m. Call Jackie at 634-3737 or visit cschorale.org for more.
New Horizons Band Open House, First Lutheran Church, 1515 N. Cascade Ave. Learn more about this unique program that offers bands for adults aged 40 and over with zero musical instrument experience, and for those with more experience. Informational meeting on Thurs., Sept. 8, 9:30 a.m. and 7 p.m. Call Mary at 634-2463 for more.
Museum and Dolly Put the Kettle On Auditions, with the PPCC Masquers. Roles available for 17 men and 22 women between the ages of 18 and 80. Prepare two one-minute character monologues and a resume. Auditions by appointment Aug. 29-31. Call 540-7314 to schedule a time.
The Elves and The Shoemaker Auditions, Alleycat Theatrics, 111 S. 7th St. Auditions for kids aged 7-9. Tues., Aug. 30, 5-6 p.m. Call 964-2906 for more.
Nutcracker Auditions, Zamuel Ballet School, 3560 N. Academy Blvd. Sat., Aug. 27, auditions for ages 5-7 at 11 a.m., ages 8-10 at noon, ages 11-14 at 1 p.m. and ages 14 and over at 2 p.m. Call 570-1441 for more.
Art On the Avenue, accepting artist applications for a two-day street painting event. Call Lynda at 475-0955 for application info.
Pikes Peak Philharmonic, First United Methodist Church, 420 N. Nevada Ave. Auditioning for principal horn, section horn, principal 2nd violin, 3rd trombone, principal percussion, section percussionists, harp, woodwind and brass substitutes and all new players, especially strings. Auditions by appointment on Aug. 30. Call 471-7605 to reserve a time.
Optical Reverb Gallery, call for visual artists for A Walk Through Nature 2005 Art Show that opens Sept. 16. Searching for nature-themed all-media submissions for this juried-show to benefit the Sierra Club. Entry fee is $20 for up to five pieces. Entry deadline is Sept. 5. Call 660-3423 or visit awalkthroughnature.com for more.
Colorado Classical Youth Ballet Auditions, Ballet Society of Colorado Springs, 4005 Lee Vance View, suite 100. $15 for class and audition. Ms. Viki Psihoyos gives a master class and holds auditions for the Colorado Classical Youth Ballet. Sat., Aug. 27, 3-4:30 p.m. for students aged 9 and up; 4:30-6 p.m. for students aged 12 and up. Call 272-7078 to register.
Helen Hunt Falls, searching for paintings, drawings and photographs of the Pikes Peak region to show at an outdoor festival on Labor Day. Call 633-5701 for an application form.
Colorado College directing students seek actors to star in five- to 10-minute student films. Auditions run by appointment only, call 633-3542 for more.
Center for Fine Art Photography, Fort Collins Museum of Contemporary Art, 201 S. College Ave., Fort Collins. Two upcoming shows are accepting submission for all forms of photography, traditional and digital. Entries due by Nov. 5. Visit c4fap.org for application information.
Commonwheel Artists, 102 Cañon Ave., 685-1008. Mon.-Sun., 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Accepting entries for a professional jeweler. Work will be professionally juried. Call 685-1008 for more info.