Auditions st for 'Winnie the Pooh'

MAQUOKETA — The Ohnward Fine Arts Center has announced auditions have been set for the upcoming production of "Winnie the Pooh," dramatized by Kristen Sergel from the stories of A.A. Milne.

Auditions will begin at 3 p.m. June 9 at the Ohnward Fine Arts Center, 1215 E. Platt St., Maquoketa.

This show will feature adult performers, though there are a few parts for children. The cast of characters includes Christopher Robin, Winnie-the-Pooh, Piglet, Owl, Eeyore, Kanga, Roo, Rabbit, the narrator and residents of the forest.

The show will be directed by Ohnward Fine Arts Center Executive Director Richard Hall. Show dates are 2 p.m. July 13 and 14.

Be ready to read cold from the script at the audition. For more information, call or email the Ohnward Fine Arts Center at (563) 652-9815 or