Audition dates for the 25th annual production will be held Wednesday, Oct. 17 at 5:30 p.m., and Wednesday, Oct. 24 at 5:30 p.m.
Hopefuls will audition in Room MU-530 on the SMCC Main Campus.
The 25th Annual Holiday Concert will be Saturday, Dec. 1, at 6:30 p.m. in the SMCC Performance Hall, 7050 S. 24th Street in Phoenix.
Dr. Garrison, an Ahwatukee resident and award-winning music faculty at South Mountain Community College, began the Messiah performances because he wanted to tap into community talent for a special performance.
For more information, call Desiree Armijo at (602) 243-8382 or Dr. Jerome Garrison at (602) 243-8055.
• Briefs compiled from staff and wire reports