Albemarle Morris Men: Charlottesville’s English dance troupe performs throughout the year. No skills or prior experience needed or expected. Dance is purely for enjoyment and socializing. Weekly rehearsals and pub visits begin at 7 p.m. Tuesdays in the McIntire Room at Central Library. Details: email@example.com or firstname.lastname@example.org. (202) 236-6324.
Blue Ridge Chamber Orchestra: Classical community nonprofit string ensemble of about two dozen musicians is looking for additional intermediate to advanced string players. Violinists are particularly needed, but all are welcome. Weekly rehearsals are from 7:30 to 9:30 p.m. Mondays at downtown Charlottesville Friends Meeting House. Details: email@example.com; brco.avenue.org or (434) 293-1617.
Charlottesville Municipal Band: Eighty-member community band with annual 10-concert season has openings in its alto saxophone, bassoon, clarinet, French horn and trumpet sections. Rehearsals are from 7:30 to 9:30 p.m. Tuesdays. Details: cvilleband.org. Audition information: (434) 295-9850.
Charlottesville Threshold Singers: New singers are welcome at Wednesday evening rehearsals near Barracks Road. No auditions required. Singers should be able to carry a tune, learn and maintain parts and communicate kindness through their voices. The choir is a chapter of a national nonprofit network of a cappella singers offering support at end-of-life bedsides and other times when people need comfort and peace. Details: CharlottesvilleThresh oldSingers.org. (434) 977-6614.
Crozet Community Orchestra has weekly rehearsals under the direction of Philip Clark from 7 to 9 p.m. Wednesdays at Crozet Baptist Church in Crozet. Openings available for string, trumpet, trombone, percussion and bassoon players; no auditions are required. Details and registration: crozetcommunityorchestra.org. Register under the Musicians tab, or email firstname.lastname@example.org. (434) 987-5517.
Jeffersonland Chorus: Thirty-member a cappella men’s group, the Charlottesville-area chapter of the international Barbershop Harmony Society, sings pop, country, doo-wop, jazz and traditional barbershop songs at 7 p.m. Mondays at University Baptist Church. Visitors are welcome for voice placement, or just to listen. Details: jlchorus.org. (434) 260-0857.
Live Arts: Auditions for “Tigers Be Still” will continue from 6 to 10 p.m. Monday. Callbacks will take place Thursday. Rehearsals will begin Sept. 15. Performance dates: Nov. 15-Dec. 14. To sign up for an audition time and get a script, email email@example.com. Details: livearts.org. (434) 977-4177, Ext. 107.
Madison Choral Society: About 30 singers from Madison, Greene, Culpeper, Orange and Albemarle counties meet from 7 to 9 p.m. Mondays with director Rafael Scarfullery at Madison United Methodist Church to rehearse for the new concert season. No auditions are required; just bring a love of singing. Details: madisonchoral society.org. (540) 948-3257.
Moscow Ballet: Local ballet students ages 6 to 18 can audition to portray Party Children, Small Mice, Snowflakes, Russian Snow Maidens and other characters in “The Great Russian Nutcracker” through Moscow Ballet’s Dance-with-Us program at 5:45 p.m. Sept. 17 at Balletschool at 2409 Ivy Road. Moscow Ballet ballerina Olga Pasternak will lead auditions. Auditions are free, but there may be a casting fee. Hand-sewn costumes will be provided. Dress rehearsal will be on stage with the Russian company on the day of the performance. Performance date: 3 and 7 p.m. Dec. 15 at the Paramount Theater. Sign up in advance at nutcracker.com/dance.
Nelson County Community Orchestra: Rehearsals take place at 7 p.m. Mondays at Rockfish Presbyterian Church in Nellysford. Instrumental musicians of all ages and experience levels are welcome. Orchestra plays music ranging from classical to pop. Details: nelsoncco.org or firstname.lastname@example.org. (434) 361-1311.