The Grand Opera House, 818 N. Market St., Wilmington, will continue its free summer programming, the Summer Explorers program, through Aug. 3.

“We’re happy to continue these programs for our local residents and students,” said Director of Community Engagement Pamelyn Manocchio. “We are striving to provide our audiences with the widest range of accessibility choices possible, and these free programs allow for children to experience the arts with no barriers.”

The Summer Explorers program “We Kids Rock!” is set for 10 a.m. and 1 p.m. July 26.

Auditions for the Missoula Children’s Theatre production of “The Snow Queen” are set for 10 a.m. to noon July 30. Auditions are open to students entering first through 12th grade. No preparation is necessary. About 50-60 students will be cast. Those selected will rehearse from 10 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. daily from July 30 to Aug. 3. Group schedules will be distributed after the audition. Advance registration with $10 fee is recommended.

Performances of “The Snow Queen” are set for 1 and 7 p.m. Aug. 3. Tickets are free to the general public, but a suggested donation of $5 per ticket will be accepted.

For more, visit or call 658-7897, ext. 3201.