Pentacle Theatre to hold open auditions for Calendar Girls

What: Open auditions for Calendar Girls, by Tim Firth. When: 1 p.m., Saturday, Dec. 9. Where: Pentacle Theatre, 324 52nd Ave. NW, off Highway 22 about 6 miles west of downtown Salem. Casting: Nine women and four men able to play ages 20s-60s. Auditions: Actors will read from the script, copies of which are available on loan at the Pentacle Theatre…

Cast of 33 to banish winter’s cold with A Christmas Carol

You may think you know the Charles Dickens classic holiday ghost story, A Christmas Carol, but Pentacle Theatre’s upcoming production promises to be a gem of its own. “Dickens’ tale originally was inspired by Victorian Christmas Eve ghost stories,” said Jeff Sanders, the show’s director. “Dickens’ story is about how none of us asks to…