Acts needed for variety show

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Acts of all types are needed for The Very Big Show (of Support) variety show that will take place from 7 to 9 p.m. Friday, Oct. 26, at the Jasper Arts Center. All ages are invited to participate.

Family-appropriate acts — comedy, magic, poetry and so forth — may be submitted for participation. Each performer or group will have 5 to 7 minutes on stage.

To pariticipate, submit a short video or description of the act. Include the name(s) and age(s) of the participant(s), contact information and any music, technical requirements or props to There is no registation fee.

A limited number of spots are available. All proceeds will benefit the arts and literacy in the community.

Rehearsal for The Very Big Show (of Support) will begin at 6 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 25.

Submissions are due by Monday, Sept. 17. Notifications of entry acceptance will be made by Monday, Sept. 24.

Organizers are the Jasper Public Library, Jasper Community Arts and The Next Act. Funds will be used for Jasper Public Library programming, Jasper Community Arts stage equipment and to support the Astra Theatre’s on-going facility maintenance and programming needs.

For further information, contact either Corina Mack or Emily Peak at 812-482-3070 or email

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