'Ohina Short Film Showcase accepting entries of short films (30 minutes or shorter) for the film showcase in October. Entry deadline is Friday. For entry forms and instructions, call 951-4413.
Hawai'i Pacific University Theatre auditions for Nov. 9-Dec. 9 production of the musical "James Joyce's The Dead," 7 p.m. Sept. 7, 1 p.m. Sept. 8 and noon Sept. 9 at HPU's Windward Campus Theatre. 236-7917.
Ka Himeni Ana auditions singing groups to perform nahenahe (unamplified) Hawaiian music. Submit tapes of two songs by Friday. Contest, with cash prizes for winning groups, held 8 p.m. Aug. 18 at the Hawai'i Theater. 395-9311.
24-7 Danceforce Company annual auditions for current and new members, 2 p.m. for ages 4-8, 3 p.m. for ages 9-13 and 6 p.m. for teen, senior and adult companies on Aug. 11 at Ron Bright Theatre, Castle High School; please note new audition times. 235-5141.
THE HONOLULU CHORALE seeking singers for the 2001-2001 season. Recruitment to be held 6:30 p.m. Sept. 4 at St. Andrew's School for Girls. 538-0196, 839-3533.
KIKA, INC. seeks guitarist/singer for high-energy show band for corporate gigs. 735-2088.
DRUMS OF POLYNESIA, INC. seeks experienced female Polynesian dancer for one-year contract in Florida. 988-7147.
DEREK DANIELS PRODUCTIONS seeks male Tahitian drummer/dancer for shows in Waikiki. 236-7032.
Na Leo Lani Chorus, Hawai'i Chapter of Sweet Adelines International, welcomes women 16 and older. Rehearsals for Fall performances 6:30 p.m. Tuesdays. 944-3373.
The Honolulu Men's Chorus is accepting new members in all vocal ranges for this gay and gay-friendly men's chorus. Rehearsals 7-9:30 p.m. Wednesdays. For rehearsal location and information, call 537-2113.
MISS DOWNTOWN HONOLULU AND MISS ALA MOANA SCHOLARSHIP PAGEANT 2002 seeks contestants for the pageant to be held Sept. 29 at Mamiya Theater. Applicants between ages 17 and 24 must be U.S. citizens and Hawai'i residents. Application deadline: extended to tomorrow. 846-3506 (pager) or firstname.lastname@example.org
9th Annual Big Island Aloha Festivals seeks Big Island women ages 18 and older and 200 pounds or heavier for the Ms. Aloha Nui pageant to be held 7 p.m. Aug. 25. Entry deadline: Aug. 10. (808) 885-8086.
V INTERNATIONAL PRODUCTIONS seeks contestants 13 to 30 years old and under 5 feet, 6 inches for the 2002 Miss Petite Teen and Ms. Petite Hawai'i USA Pageant, held on Oct. 20. Entry deadline: Sept. 10. 843-0883.
L A Image seeks single women contestants, ages 17-24, for the Miss World Hawaii Pageant Sept. 22 at the Mamiya Theatre. Finalist will travel to the Miss World finals held Nov. 16 in South Africa. Deadline Sept. 1. 520-8119.
The Tryouts Calendar is published Mondays in the Island Life section. Send announcements to: Tryouts Calendar, Island Life, The Honolulu Advertiser, P.O. Box 3110, Honolulu, HI 96802. Phone 525-8023, fax 525-8055 or e-mail email@example.com