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LCCC Career Services hosts Interviewing Skills Workshop: Lorain County Community College's Career Services will hold a free interviewing skills workshop, “Ace the Interview,” from 2-3:30 p.m. on Thursday, Feb. 7, 2019 in The Bass Library/Community Resource Center in room 210.  Guests will learn everything they need to know about interviewing, from preparation and planning and what to wear, to what questions to ask and how to follow up. Workshops are free and open to the public. 

To register, call Career Services at (440) 366-4076 or visit www.lorainccc.edu/careers.



Stocker Arts Center hosts “Your Alien”: Lorain County Community College’s Stocker Arts Center will present “Your Alien,” as part of its Student Matinee Series at 9:45 a.m. and 11:45 a.m. on Thursday, Feb. 7 in the Hoke Theatre of Stocker Arts Center. The 11:45 a.m. performance will be a sensory friendly performance. Based on the book, “Your Alien,” written by Tammi Sauer and illustrated by Goro Fujita, ArtsPower’s newest musical touches down with a stranded alien who strikes up a fabulous friendship with the boy who finds him. They go to school and have loads of fun together. As evening approaches, the alien grows homesick. Will the boy be able to figure out how to help his new friend? This funny and uplifting performance shows how the power of true friendship can last a lifetime. 


Tickets for the Stocker Student Matinee Series shows are $5 each. To purchase tickets for any of the shows or to request a season calendar, call the box office at (440) 366-4040. Hours are Monday through Friday from noon to 6 p.m. The box office is also open 90 minutes before ticketed events (60 minutes before Student Matinees). Guests may also purchase tickets online at www.stockerartscenter.com. To learn more, visit StockerArtsCenter.com.


LCCC hosts Civic Jazz Band Concert: Lorain County Community College’s division of Arts and Humanities will host a Civic Jazz Band concert featuring big band sound led by Jeffrey Meyers at 7:30 p.m. on Saturday, Feb. 9 at the Stocker Arts Center’s Hoke Theatre.  The “Big Band” is the jazz version of the classical symphony orchestra. It is the vehicle composers use for their grandest musical statements. The big band compositions of Duke Ellington, Charlie Mingus and others changed the musical landscape of jazz. The concert will follow the development of the big band, from non-existence, to its standing today as the grandest of jazz ensembles.


Tickets for the jazz band are $9 for general admission; $8 for LCCC students, staff and seniors 65 and up; or $7 for groups of 15 of more. For tickets, call the Stocker Box Office at (440) 366-4040. To learn more, visit www.lorainccc.edu/stocker/civic-jazz-band.


LCCC Career Services hosts Transitions Networking Meetings: Lorain County Community College’s Career Services offers free Transitions networking meetings for area professionals from 7-8:30 p.m. the second and fourth Monday of each month in room 118 in Spitzer Conference Center. Transitions meetings feature short seminars on topics relevant to a successful job search, the sharing of job leads and support and networking.  The following sessions are coming up:

Feb. 11: Emotional Intelligence – Critical Factor in Your Job Search

Feb. 25: LinkedIn Lessons from a Corporate Recruiter

March 11: Secrets of a Professional Resume Writer

March 25: Maximizing Your Career Fair Experience


Business casual attire is recommended. To register for a session or for more information about Transitions, call (440) 366-4076. Registrations can also be made at http://bit.ly/2EKkwyC.


LCCC to hold Play Auditions: Lorain County Community College will hold auditions for the play “Six Characters in Search of an Author” from 6-8 p.m. on Sunday, Feb. 10 and from 7-9 p.m. on Monday, Feb. 11 at the Stocker Arts Center's Cirigliano Studio Theatre.  The production will be directed by Stephanie Wilbert and performed April 25-27. The director is looking to cast 14 multi-generational actors with specific roles available for a 10-15 year-old boy and 10-15 year-old girl. Auditions are open to all.

Written by the Nobel Prize for Literature-winning playwright Luigi Pirandello, “Six Characters in Search of an Author” (adaptation by Robert Brustein) is an absurdist metatheatrical play about the relationship among authors, their characters and theatre practitioners. Actors will be asked to read from the script as well participate in a group audition. No prepared monologue is necessary. Copies of the script will be on reserve at the LCCC Bass Library until the audition dates.


To schedule an audition, email or call LCCC director of theatre Jeremy Benjamin at jbenjami@lorainccc.edu or (440)366-7120 and indicate a preference from one of the 25-minute audition time slots (6-6:25, 6:30-6:55, 7-7:25 and 7:30-8 p.m. on Feb. 10 or 7-7:25, 7:30-7:55, 8-8:25 or 8:30-9 p.m. on Feb. 11). Production crew members to stage manage and run light and sound boards are also needed. Those interested should contact Jeremy Benjamin.


Questions about the auditions should be directed to Jeremy Benjamin at jbenjami@lorainccc.edu.
Lorain County Community College is located at 1005 N. Abbe Road, Elyria, Ohio.






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