Showing posts from August 22, 2010

Adirondacks For Kids: LPCA Children's Theatre Auditions

The Lake Placid Center for the Arts is excited to announce open auditions for area children! This fall, LPCA Children's Theatre will present 101 Dalmations directed by Jessica Deeb. All children in grades 1-8 are invited to attend the auditions. Older and younger children will be considered. Each child should prepare a song (Happy Birthday is a great one) and be dressed for moving and dancing. Auditions are Sunday, August 29 and Monday, August 30 from 4:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. All children should enter the LPCA through the back door marked ‘Performer’s Entrance’. Approximately three-dozen children will be cast. Rehearsals will be held at the LPCA after school and on weekends. Participation in this program is free! 101 Dalmations will open on the LPCA stage on Thursday, November 4 at 7pm. Additional performances are Friday, November 5 at 7pm, and Saturday, November 6 at 2pm. Tickets are $8 for adults and $6 for students under 18.

Adirondack Discount: Free ticket to Whiteface Ski Resort?

All you have to do is wander around Plattsburgh on August 28th with your winter ski gear on and hope that the Whiteface Road Warriors will see you. Don't fret. They have given us all some hints on where to look such as SUNY Plattsburgh, Target, Walmart, and the Naked Turtle! All you have to do is show up! If you see them and you are wearing a helmet, goggles, skis or ski boots you automatically get a FREE lift ticket. Don't have the gear, don't worry—there will be different opportunities for free lift tickets and other Whiteface freebies.

Adirondack Discounts: Adirondack Museum

Children under 13 are free until September 7th at the Adirondack Museum . Adults wishing to get the same experience can go online for a $2.00 off coupon. (On the front page, lower right corner of the website is a blue box titled "Special Offer." Keep in mind that all admissions are valid for a second visit within a one-week period. For those year-round residents of the Adirondack Park the museum is open free of charge during the months of May, June and October. Proof of residency, such as a driver's license, is required.