Arts & Science Center announces dates for auditions

The Arts & Science Center for Southeast Arkansas will hold auditions for “The Emperor’s New Clothes” on Feb. 13 from 6:30-8 p.m. and Feb. 15 from 1-2:30 p.m.

Auditions are open to those ages 6 and up and beginners are welcome. Portions of the script will be provided at the auditions. Participants are asked to use the backstage entrance.

The play, directed by Stephanie Ong, will be performed April 24-25 at 10 a.m., 1 p.m. and 7 p.m.; April 26 at 7 p.m. and April 27 at 2 p.m.

For more information, contact Ong at 870-536-3375.

The Arts & Science Center, located at 701 S. Main St., is open Tuesday through Friday from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., Saturday from 1 to 4 p.m., and closed on Sunday and Monday. Gallery admission is free. Support for the center is provided in part by the Arkansas Arts Council, an agency of the Department of Arkansas Heritage, and the National Endowment for the Arts. Hands-on science exhibitions are offered through ASC’s partnership with Arkansas Discovery Network, a consortium of museums in Arkansas funded by the Donald W. Reynolds Foundation.

For additional information call 870-536-3375 or e-mail For invitations and information, visit and sign up for the free e-mail list.