By JORGE SANCHEZ
© St. Petersburg Times, published April 20, 2001
DANCE IN THE HILLS: Dawnmarie, the latest addition to the group, Beverly Hills Dancers, will be introduced at the Beverly Hills Recreation Association's Spring Fling on Saturday. The dance group has also announced an expanded repertoire that includes a wider variety of music and dance steps. Tickets, on sale in the Beverly Hills Recreation Association Clubhouse during regular business hours, are $3 for members and $4 for non-members (plus tax). Tickets may be charged to your VISA/MasterCard. For mail order information, call 746-4882. Doors open at 7 p.m., with music beginning at 7:30.
ART LEAGUE CALENDARS: The Citrus County Art League is accepting entries for its 2002 calendar, through May 31. Cover will be in color, monthly illustrations in black and white. Artwork should be horizontal, on a 9 by 12-inch paper. Call Elaine at 527-2862. ARTISTS MEET: The Citrus County Art League Visual Artists meet at the art league, 2644 N Annapolis Ave., Hernando, from 9:30 to 2 p.m. every Wednesday to work on individual projects. Call Ginger at 527-6524.
CRAFTERS: The Citrus County Craft Council meets at 1 p.m. the second Monday of the month at ABC Pizza on U.S. 19 S, Crystal River. This is a new meeting place for the council. Meetings are Aug. 14, Sept. 11, Oct. 9, Nov. 13 and Dec. 13. Call 621-3608.
PORTRAIT ARTISTS: The Citrus County Art League portrait artists meet from 9:30 a.m. to noon every Friday at the art league, 2644 N Annapolis Ave., Hernando. Call Wilbur at 527-3227.
AUDITIONS: Playhouse 19 will have auditions for Man of La Mancha at 7 p.m. Monday and Tuesday at the theater, 865 U.S. 19 S, Crystal River. Auditioners should bring sheet music and be prepared to sing to a piano accompaniment. Have a memorized monologue shorter than two minutes. Call 563-1333.
AUDITION: The Citrus County Art League, 2644 N Annapolis Ave., off County Road 486 west of Hernando, will have auditions for Lovers and Other Strangers at 7 p.m. Monday. Casting call is for people in their late teens and early 20s. Call director Jackie deTorres at 860-1976.
OZELLO DAYS: A Pioneers Day celebration takes palce at Ozello Civic Center, 14095 W Ozello Trail from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. May 5. Pioneers Day features antiques, collectibles, arts, crafts, plants and a yard sale. Call Sara Benson 563-5387
SYMPHONY POPS: The Central Florida Symphony wraps up its current season with an Afternoon at the Pops concert beginning at 3 p.m. April 29 at Curtis Peterson Auditorium in Lecanto. Selections include Light Cavalry Overture by Von Suppe, Enesco's Romanian Rhapsody No. 2 and Bizet's Carmen Suite No. 2. Contemporary favorites offered will be selections from West Side Story, An American in Paris and Hoe-down. Tickets are $15 (adult reserved seat) and $10 (adult general admission). Students are $7.50 and $5 respectively. Call 527-8405 or the Web site at http://www.nccentral.com/cfsymphony.
ART LEAGUE PLAY: Tickets for the upcoming production of A Thousand Clowns are available for $8 at the Citrus County Art League box office, 2644 N Annapolis Ave., off County Road 486, west of Hernando. Hours are 1 to 4 p.m. Tuesday though Friday. Play runs weekends May 11 through May 27. Call 746-7606.
BUSTIN' OUT ALL OVER: Rodgers and Hammerstein's award-winning musical Carousel continues through May 20 at Show Palace Dinner Theatre, 16128 U.S. 19, Hudson. Shows are at 1:30 p.m. Wednesdays, Thursdays and May 5, 12, and 19; 8 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays; and 3 p.m. Sundays. Doors open two hours before each show for buffet and cash bar. Dinner and show, $35.95, show only, $24.95; ages 12 and younger, $19.95 and $14.95. Call toll free 1-888-655-7469.