Lincoln County Community Theater, resident theater company of the downtown Lincoln Theater, will hold open auditions for its upcoming season Tuesday, Sept. 6, from 5 to 7 p.m.; and Thursday, Sept. 8, from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. in the Porter Hall of the next-door Skidompha Library, Elm Street entrance.

The season will open in November with a production of Christopher Sergel's stage adaptation of "To Kill a Mockingbird"; performance dates are Nov. 11, 12, 13, 18, 19 and 20. The production requires a cast of 16, including roles for two young boys and a young girl; and three African-American actors.

LCCT also will also be casting for the third season of its Sundays Without Scenery play-reading series. Titles currently being considered include David Lindsay-Abaire's "Good People," Donald Margulies' "Dinner with Friends," Ken Ludwig's play-with-music "Sullivan and Gilbert," Kenny Finkle's "Indoor/Outdoor" and local playwright Daniel Wentworth's "The Match Tin," a play set during World War I in a hospital where poets A.A. Milne and Robert Graves have been sent after incurring psychological injury.

LCCT plans to continue its winter semi-staged concert event with either Gilbert and Sullivan's "The Gondoliers" or another work from the classic American musical theater. Last but not least, LCCT is looking to mount a summer musical in 2017, the title of which still to be determined.

Interested actors who have a monologue and/or a song are asked to bring it along. The theater also will have audition scenes to be used, and an accompanist will be provided. For more information, email lcctseason@gmail.com. People interested in helping out backstage with scenery building, costumes, etc. also are encouraged to email the same address.

Courier Publications’ A&E Editor Dagney C. Ernest can be reached at (207) 594-4401, ext. 115; or dernest@courierpublicationsllc.com.