The artwork of Marcia Barrett Doty will be displayed Friday through March 31 at the Southside Art League, 299 E. Broadway St. Doty, who works in oils, acrylics and pastels, captures human gestures in her mostly figurative work. She recently retired after 37 years as a clinical lab scientist and has been following her passion for art for the past 20-plus years. A reception in her honor will be held from 2-4 p.m. Sunday. The gallery is open from 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Wednesday through Saturday and by appointment (call 317-882-5562).
Auditions for ‘Annie’
Girls ages 6-14 are needed to audition Saturday for Beef & Boards Dinner Theatre’s production “Annie.” The roles of orphans and Annie are available, and callbacks are Sunday. Rehearsals are May 12-30, with production dates runnng May 31 through July 15. Visit www.beef
andboards.com for more information or to schedule an audition.
Art Exhibit Opens at Landmarks Center
Five artists who work in different mediums will explore what bonds people to their surroundings in “People: Nature/Phases,” opening Friday at Indiana Landmarks Center, 1202 Central Ave. The artists are Alexa Adamson, stoneware and porcelain; Kasey May, traditional mixed media and digital art; Stuart Snoddy, oil painting; Kristen Watrous, stoneware; and Susan Watrous, oil painting and dry mixed media. Admission is free; info: 317-639-4534.
Cash Prizes Will Be Awarded to Inspiring Authors
Nominations are being sought through March 16 for the 10th annual Eugene & Marilyn Glick Indiana Authors Award. The program honors Indiana authors – those born here or who have lived here for five consecutive years – whose work has made, or has the potential to make, a lasting public impact. Authors may be nominated in one of three categories: national, which carries a top prize of $10,000; regional, $7,500; or emerging author, $5,000. Nomination forms are available at www.indianaauthorsaward.org. Winners and finalists will be honored Oct. 13.