The Homer Council on the Arts seeks new and established performing artists for its Stepping Out show, to be held in January. Interested participants are invited to a meeting at 5:30 p.m. Oct. 24 at the HCOA offices, 355 W. Pioneer Ave. Directed by Jessica Williams, Stepping Out will showcase actors, singers, musicians, dancers, writers, poets, performance artists and others. Young and inspired artists who might need some mentoring also are encouraged to participate. For more information, call 235-4288.