Theater Calendar: 8-15


Unless otherwise indicated, all area codes are 419.


Clara: Monroe Community Players Underground, Little Theater at Monroe County Community College Campbell Learning Resource Center Building C, 1555 S. Raisinville Rd., Monroe; 734-241-7900; Fri., Sat., 7:30.

Rumors: Fort Findlay Playhouse, 300 W. Sandusky St., Findlay; 422-4624; today, Fri., Sat., 8.


Wicked: The Stranahan Theater, 4645 Heatherdowns Blvd.; 381-8851; today, Fri., 8 through Aug. 30; Sat., 2, 8 through Aug. 31; Sun., 2, 7:30 through Sept. 1; Tue., Wed., 8 through Aug. 28.


Disney's 101 Dalmatians Kids: Croswell Opera House Summer Performance Camp, Croswell Opera House, 129 E. Maumee St., Adrian; 517-264-7469; Fri., 5:30; Sat, 1:30 (dogs on leashes welcome); Sun., 1:30.

Disney's The Little Mermaid, Jr.: River Raisin Centre Youth Theatre, River Raisin Centre for the Arts, 114 S. Monroe St., Monroe: 734-242-7722; Fri., Sat., 7:30; Sun., 3.


Oregon Community Theatre will hold auditions from 7 to 9 p.m. Monday and Tuesday for Les Miserables at St. Mark Lutheran Church, 611 Woodville Rd. Callbacks, if needed, will be Aug. 21. Auditions are vocal only; be prepared to sing a selection from the show or bring music. Accompaniment will be provided. There are a select number of singing roles for youth 8 years and older. Performance dates are Nov. 8-16 at Fassett Auditorium on Starr Avenue. Information: Don Dauer, 973-9314 or

Waterville Playshop will hold auditions from 7 to 9 p.m. Tuesday and Aug. 23 for Anything Goes at Zion Lutheran Church, 22 N. Second St., Waterville. Callbacks will be from 2 to 5 p.m. Aug. 25. Auditioneers should be prepared to sing a selection in a style similar to the show, to learn a short tap routine, and to read from the script. Adults and teenagers are encouraged to audition. Performance dates are Oct. 18-20 at Maumee Indoor Theater in Maumee. Information: Matt Zwyer, 276-0032 or


Funny Bone Comedy Club: Fat Fish Blue, 6140 Levis Commons Blvd., Perrysburg: 931-3474; Aries Spears: today, 7; Fri., 8, 10:30; Sat., 7,10; Sun., 7.

L.O.L. Comedy Lounge: My Brother's Place, 233 N. Huron St.; 536-4400; Comedy Show with host Kool Keith: today, 8:30.

Ann Arbor Comedy Showcase: 314 E. Liberty St., Ann Arbor; 734-996-9080; Comedy Jamm: today, 8; Kristin Key: Fri., Sat., 8, 10:30..


Toledo-Lucas County Public Library: Main Branch McMaster Center, 325 Michigan St.; 419-259-5285; La Jetee, Time Enough at Last: Sat., 2.

IMAX Theatre at the Henry Ford: 20900 Oakwood Ave., Dearborn, Mich.: 313-271-1620; Elysium, Rocky Mountain Express, Flight of the Butterflies 3-D: daily.

IMAX Theatre at the Great Lakes Science Center: 601 Erieside Ave., Cleveland: 216-694-2000; Titanica, Hidden Universe: daily.