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ART, EVENTS & MUSIC

Posted: May 2, 2013 - 12:03am

THURSDAY, MAY 2

Storytime and crafts, 11 a.m., Douglas library. Details: 586-0434.

First Thursday Reviewers’ Circle, 7-8 p.m., downtown library. Book club for adults and young adults who love to read. Come prepared to talk about a book or audiobook. Details: Carol, 586-0434.

Femme Fatale amateur drag competition, 9 p.m., Rendezvous. Fundraiser for the Four As, pay-as-you-can. Details: www.facebook.com/AlaskanAIDS.

FRIDAY, MAY 3

Storytime and crafts, 11 a.m., Mendenhall Valley library. Details: 586-0434.

Organ concert, noon, State Office Building.

First Friday Art Walk, 4:30-7:30 p.m., various locations downtown. See this week’s Arts section for details.

Dan Hopson’s classical guitar, 7-9 p.m., Baranof Hotel, 127 N. Franklin Street. Details: 463-6236.

Traveler Duo at Zephyr, 7-10 p.m. Live jazz with Doug Bridges (tenor sax) and Jim Noel (piano).

JDHS Theater: “Pippin”, 7 p.m., JDHS auditorium. Details: www.jdhsdrama.com.

“Ballet, Broadway, Bollywood!” 7 p.m., TMHS auditorium. Tickets at Hearthside Books, the JACC and online at jahc.org/buy-tickets/. Adults $12, Students/Seniors/Youths $8. Details: juneaudance.org.

Opening night: “the road weeps, the well runs dry,” 7:30 p.m. Perseverance Theatre. Details: perseverancetheatre.org.

Jazz & Classics: Arlo Guthrie concert, 8 p.m., Centennnial Hall. Details: www.jazzandclassics.org.

Sit in With the Band, 9:30 p.m., Rendezvous. Every First Friday.

Femme Fatale annual drag show, 10 p.m., Rendezvous. Fundraiser for the Four As. Tickets $20 in advance, $25 at the door, at Hearthside Books. Details: www.facebook.com/AlaskanAIDS.

SATURDAY, MAY 4

“Walrus on the Floor Clay Collaboration,” 10 a.m., 11 a.m., 1 p.m. or 2 p.m., Alaska State Museum. A one-hour youth clay workshop for students in kindergarten through 5th grade. Preregistration is required. Details: 465-2901.

Jazz & Classics: Jasper String Quartet open rehearsal, noon, Heritage Coffee, Franklin Street. Free. Details: www.jazzandclassics.org.

Dan Hopson’s classical guitar, 7-9 p.m., Baranof Hotel, 127 N. Franklin Street. Details: 463-6236.

Full Circle Music Studio recitals, 3 p.m., Aldersgate Church, 9161 Cinema Drive, off Mendenhall Loop Road. Free.

“Ballet, Broadway, Bollywood!” 7 p.m., TMHS auditorium. Tickets at Hearthside Books, the JACC and online at jahc.org/buy-tickets/. Adults $12, Students/Seniors/Youths $8. Details: juneaudance.org.

Femme Fatale annual drag show, 7 and 10 p.m., Baranof. Fundraiser for the Four As. Tickets $20 in advance, $25 at the door, at Hearthside Books. Details: www.facebook.com/AlaskanAIDS.

Formal Spring Fling, 7-10 p.m., JACC. Featuring Thunder Mountain Big Band, accompanied by Mis Ain’t Behavin’. Tickets $20, $15 for students at the door. Details:Tim, 789-4690.

Perseverance Theatre: “the road weeps, the well runs dry,” 7:30 p.m. Perseverance Theatre. Details: perseverancetheatre.org.

Barn dance, 7:30-11 p.m., St. Ann’s Parish Hall, 5th and Gold Street downtown. Featuring music by Rumblefish. Adults $8, AFF and JIF $7, seniors and students $5, SAGA and JVs free. Details: 463-3214.

Jazz & Classics: All that Jazz! with Lorraine Feather and Russell Ferrante, 8 p.m., TK Maquire’s at the Prospector Hotel. Details: www.jazzandclassics.org.

SUNDAY, MAY 5

Weekly Ukulele Jam, 11 a.m.–1 p.m., Rockwell. All ages & abilities welcome. Details: www.juneaujambusters.com.

Duplicate bridge, 1-4 p.m., Juneau Senior Center. Details: David, 463-6174.

“Ballet, Broadway, Bollywood!” 2 p.m., TMHS auditorium. Tickets at Hearthside Books, the JACC and online at jahc.org/buy-tickets/. Adults $12, Students/Seniors/Youths $8. Details: juneaudance.org.

Full Circle Music Studio recitals, 3 p.m., Aldersgate Church, 9161 Cinema Drive, off Mendenhall Loop Road. Free.

UAS Improv Club, 3-5 p.m., UAS Rec Center. Weekly improv jam, open to the public.

Jazz & Classics: Strings at the Shrine with Jasper String Quartet and Paul Rosenthal, 4 and 6:30 p.m., Shrine of St. Therese. Details: www.jazzandclassics.org.

2nd annual Daddy-Daughter Dance, 5-8 p.m. JDHS Commons. Semi-formal event is for girls of all ages and their dads, uncles, grandpas, or any father-figure. $10 for each dad, $5 for each daughter, niece, or granddaughter. Dads with three girls or more is $25. All proceeds go to support JDHS activities. Tickets at the door only. Details: jdhsdaddydaughter@gmail.com, Kristy Germain, 586-4740 or Victor Leamer, 723-7426.

International Dance Evening, 6-8 p.m., Alaska Club Downtown. Everyone welcome, no partner required, no charge. Free. Details: 364-2334.

Perseverance Theatre: ““the road weeps, the well runs dry,” 7:30 p.m. Perseverance Theatre. Pay as you can performance. Details: perseverancetheatre.org

MONDAY, MAY 6

Jazz & Classics: Brown Bag Concert Series with the Jasper String Quartet, noon, State Office Building Atrium. Free, Details: www.jazzandclassics.org.

Focus Creative Writing Group, 6-8 p.m., downtown public library in the small conference room. Details: Burn, burnclair@gci.net or 463-6944.

Jazz & Classics: Brew & Beethoven with the Jasper String Quartet. 5:30 p.m., Alaskan Brewing Co. Downtown Depot. Free. Details: www.jazzandclassics.org.

TUESDAY, MAY 7

Jazz & Classics: String workshops with the Jasper String Quartet. 7 p.m., UAS Egan Classroom Wing. Details: www.jazzandclassics.org.

WEDNESDAY, MAY 8

Day of quilting, sewing and good fellowship, 10 a.m. every Wednesday, Resurrection Lutheran Church. Quilts donated to Lutheran World Relief. Details: 586-2380.

Senior ceramics, 10 a.m.-2 p.m., Juneau Senior Center. Details: Betty, 463-6176.

“Write For Your Life” group, 11 a.m.-noon every Wednesday, Mendenhall Valley library. Share a journal, memoir, a letter or poetry. Details: Dixie, 789-2068.

Jazz & Classics: Brown Bag Concert Series with Richard Dowling and Evan Drachman, noon, State Office Building Atrium. Free. Details: www.jazzandclassics.org.

Halau Hula ‘o ‘Olili’ula classes, 6-8 p.m., dance studio at the Filipino Community Hall. With instructor Leimomi Martin. Details: leimomi@halauhulaooliliula.org.

Children’s Creative Play, 6-7:30 p.m., AWARE. Group activities include: music, games, movies, ice skating, visiting the library. Details: 586-6623.

A Window Between Worlds, women’s art support group, 6-7:30 p.m., AWARE. Call ahead if you will need childcare. Free. Details: 586-6623, www.awareak.org.

Jazz & Classics: Ragtime to Rhapsody with Richard Dowling, 7:30 p.m., TK Maquire’s at the Prospector Hotel. Details: www.jazzandclassics.org.

MOVIES

See www.juneaumovies.com or call 463-FLIX (3549) for the latest movie times.

20TH CENTURY TWIN

“Pain and Gain” (R) — Synopsis: A trio of bodybuilders in Florida get caught up in an extortion ring and a kidnapping scheme that goes terribly wrong.

“GI Joe: Retaliation” (PG-13) — Synopsis: The G.I. Joes are not only fighting their mortal enemy Cobra; they are forced to contend with threats from within the government that jeopardize their very existence.

GLACIER CINEMAS

“Iron Man 3” (PG-13) — In 3D and 2D. Synopsis: When Tony Stark’s world is torn apart by a formidable terrorist called the Mandarin, he starts an odyssey of rebuilding and retribution.

“The Big Wedding” (R) — Synopsis: A long-divorced couple fakes being married as their family unites for a wedding.

“Oblivion” (PG-13) — Synopsis: A veteran assigned to extract Earth’s remaining resources begins to question what he knows about his mission and himself.

“The Croods” (PG) — Synopsis: The world’s very first prehistoric family goes on a road trip to an uncharted and fantastical world.

“42” (PG-13) — Synopsis: The life story of Jackie Robinson and his history-making signing with the Brooklyn Dodgers under the guidance of team executive Branch Rickey.

GOLD TOWN

For complete listings, visit www.goldtownnick.com.

Stoker” — Thursday-Sunday, May 2-5. Synopsis: After India’s father dies in an auto accident, her Uncle Charlie, who she never knew existed, comes to live with her and her emotionally unstable mother. Soon after his arrival, she comes to suspect this mysterious, charming man has ulterior motives, but instead of feeling outrage or horror, this friendless girl becomes increasingly infatuated with him.

“1st Night” — Friday, May 3. Synopsis: Adam is a rich industrialist, who aspires to a more cultured world. Spurred on by playful jibes that he is little more than a city suit living the capitalist’s dream, this frustrated amateur opera singer decides to throw an opera in his lavish country retreat. Once his friends see him belting out the notes, he feels sure it will spell the end to their shallow taunts. In fact, it might even help him win the hand of a female conductor he has been pursuing whom – it just so happens – is the first to be recruited for his showpiece.

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