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By NEMS Daily Journal

TUPELO
Ballet auditions start 2 p.m. Friday
- Civic Ballet, a company under the direction of Jan Dijkwel, will hold auditions for the 2010-11 season.
The auditions will be 2 to 4 p.m. Friday at 3480 Browning Drive, Tupelo. The audition fee is $10. Call (662) 871-2315.

TCT Theatre Camp focuses on rock ‘n’ roll
- Tupelo Community Theatre’s summer camp will be Monday to July 30 at the Lyric Theatre.
Sessions will run from 8 to 11:30 a.m. for grades 1 to 4, and from 1 to 4:30 p.m. for grades 5 to 8.
This year’s theme is “Rock and Roll Summer.” The cost is $100. Call (662) 844-1935.

RIPLEY
Ripley summer youth to present ‘Mattress’
- The Ripley Arts Council will stage the musical comedy “Once Upon a Mattress” at the Dixie Theatre.
Show times for the summer youth production will be 7 p.m. today and Friday and 2 and 7 p.m. Saturday. Tickets are $10/adults and $5/students. Call (662) 993-2787.

IUKA
Lambert will perform free bluegrass concert
- Lisa Lambert and the Pine Ridge Boys will perform a free concert Friday.
The bluegrass show will be 7 to 9 p.m. at the American Legion Building in Iuka. Call (662) 293-0136.

OXFORD
Intensive workshop set for adults actors
- The Powerhouse in Oxford will host an adult acting intensive workshop from 1 to 7 p.m. Friday.
Actors should bring a 1- to 3-minute monologue. The cost is $100. Call (662) 236-6429, or e-mail yacoperations@gmail.com.
Daily Journal reports