found objects

by Keith Barber

Leading off Found Objects this week is a V-Day Greensboro’s benefit production of Eve Ensler’s The Vagina Monologues on Thursday, Saturday, and Friday, and a benefit reading of A Memory, A Monologue, A Rant, A Prayer on Friday, Thursday, March 25 and Saturday, March 27. All shows start at 8 p.m. at the Open Space Theatre Café, and tickets are $10. For further info, call 336.687.1319 or e-mail vdaygreensboro@ to purchase a $5 raffle ticket to win dinner, a show, and a hotel stay.

On Thursday, the High Point Community Theatre presents Joseph & The Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat at Wesley United Methodist Church in High Point. Show dates are March 11-13, 18-20 at 7:30 pm.

On Saturday, the North Carolina Black Repertory Company will hold open its Teen Theatre Ensemble auditions from 2 p.m. to 6 p.m. at the Children’s Theater, located at 610 Coliseum Drive in Winston-Salem. Those who audition must perform a monologue and be prepared to move and sing 16 bars of a song of their choice, a cappella. The total presentation should not exceed five minutes. Teen Theatre is open to youth between the ages of 13 and 18. To set an appointment, call 336.723.2266.

On Sunday, Salem College Pierrettes present Louisa May Alcott’s classic tale, Little Women, on the college campus at 3 p.m. Admission is $10; $7 for Salem community residents. For further info, call 336.917.5493.

On Thursday, the Green Hill Center for North Carolina Art will hold an artist talk with sculptor Holley Fischer. Fischer will discuss her hand-built clay sculptures of female torsos from 12:30 p.m. to 1:30 p.m.

On Friday, the Greensboro Children’s Theatre presents Robin Hood at Odell Auditorium on the campus of Greensboro College at 7:30 p.m. The show runs through Sunday with show times of 2 p.m. and 4:30 p.m. on Saturday and a 2 p.m. matinee on Sunday.

And finally, Lexington Youth Theatre presents Seussical, a musical based on the books of Dr. Seuss Friday at the Smith Civic Center, located at 217 S. Main St., at 7 p.m. Tickets are $8 and $10 at the door. The show runs through Sunday.