Roles for two men and two boys ages 9-14 still remain. A script will be provided for a reading. Extras are also needed for non-speaking roles, and backstage help is sought as well.
Youth arts benefit concert
The West Virginia chapter of Kids on First will hold its inaugural event at 6:30 p.m. Saturday at the LaBelle Theater, 311 D St., South Charleston. Kids on First is a nonprofit performing arts academy dedicated to discovering and developing promising young musicians and creating performance opportunities for them.
"An Evening with S.T.A.R.S." features performances by 10 youth artists as well as Tim Muniz, Michael Lee and local act The Dave McCormick Band. Tickets are $7 for adults and $5 for children. For more on the event, call 304-382-9716. For more on Kids on First, visit www.kidsonfirst.com.
To get in the Halloween spirit, this week's entry in Park Place Stadium Cinemas' Flashback Film Series is the original "Friday the 13th." See Jason on the big screen again at 4 p.m. Sunday and 4 and 7 p.m. Monday. Tickets are $5. Call 304-345-6541 or visit www.ourshowtimes.com.
Wandering minstrel concert
Traditional folk singer, musician and storyteller Sara Grey and her son, Kieron Means, perform Celtic music at 7 p.m. Wednesday at the Unitarian Universalist Congregation, 520 Kanawha Blvd. W. Local group The Tin Violin (Chris, Clare and Seamus Higgins) opens.
Admission is $15 for adults and $5 for students. Visit www.footmad.org.
'Chillers' up for award
"Chillers," the graphic novel based on Danny Boyd's cult-horror film, has been nominated for Original Graphic Novel of the Year for the Shel Dorf Awards, which honor top talents in the comics industry. It is competing against "Batman Earth One," "Harvey Pekar's Cleveland," "Jim Henson's Tales of Sand" and "Underwater Welder."
Voting is fan-based and open through Saturday. Visit www.sheldorfawards.com/vote.