Here’s what’s happening in the area arts and cultural scene:

Auditions for Indpendence Park Theatre’s production of Yasmina Reza’s drama, “God of Carnage,” will be from 2 p.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 6, at the theater, 7800 Independence Park Blvd. Callbacks will be at 2 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 7. Auditions will consist of one short comedic monologue and cold readings from the script. For more information, call (225) 216-0660 or visit

The LSU School of Art Ceramics Program has teamed up with the University of Arkansas, Fayetteville, Ceramics Program to stage the LaRK Ceramics Exhibit at the LSU Student Union Art Gallery, Raphael Semmes Drive. The show runs through Feb. 19. Hours are 9 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday. Admission is free. For more information, call (225) 578-5162 or email

Tickets are on sale for the Friends of the Capitol Park Museum’s annual Spanish Town Parade Party, set for 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 6, at the Capitol Park Museum, 660 N. Fourth St. For tickets, visit,

Registration is open for spring arts classes at the St. Tammany Art Association, 320 N. Columbia St., Covington. To register and for detailed information, call (985) 892-8650 or visit

The LSU Museum of Art’s program, “Line for Line: Free Haircuts for Reading,” will continue from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. Monday, Feb. 1, at O’Neil’s Barber & Beauty Salon, 449 North Acadian Thruway. The program encourages literacy by providing free haircuts for boys ages 3-12 in exchange for reading of a book. For more information, call (225)389-7207 or email

Baton Rouge Ballet Theatre’s local auditions for the Nashville Ballet’s summer intensive program, originally scheduled for Jan. 23 have been rescheduled for Saturday, Feb. 27, at The Dancers Workshop, 10745 Linkwood Court. For more information, call (225) 766-8379 or email

Tickets are on sale for Theatre Baton Rouge’s production of David Mamet’s Pulitzer Prize-winning play, “Glengarry Glen Ross,” which opens Friday, Feb. 12, in the Studio Theatre, 7155 Florida Blvd. For tickets or more information, call (225) 924-6496 or visit

Tickets are on sale for New Venture Theatre’s production of the musical, “Ain’t Misbehavin’,” which opens Friday, Feb. 12, at Independence Park Theatre, 7800 Independence Blvd. For tickets or more information, call (225) 588-7576 or visit

Compiled by Robin Miller