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ART, EVENTS & MUSIC

Posted: May 16, 2013 - 12:03am

THURSDAY, MAY 16

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

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

Perseverance’s Second Stage: “The K of D,” 7:30 p.m., Perseverance Theatre’s Phoenix Second Stage. With Christina Apathy. Tickets at Hearthside Books, Rainy Day Books, the JACC, perseverancetheatre.org or 463-TIXS (8497).

Jazz & Classics: Mendelsson & More, 7:30 p.m., Chapel by the Lake, UAS. With Paul Rosenthal, Evan Drachman and Richard Dowling, Robert Belinić, and Jose Franch-Ballester. Details: www.jazzandclassics.org.

FRIDAY, MAY 17

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

Poetry slam, 6-8:30 p.m., Zach Gordon Youth Center. Sign-up starts at 6 p.m., show starts at 6:30 p.m. Suggested donation $5.

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

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

Perseverance’s Second Stage: “The K of D,” 7:30 p.m., Perseverance Theatre’s Phoenix Second Stage. With Christina Apathy. Tickets at Hearthside Books, Rainy Day Books, the JACC, perseverancetheatre.org or 463-TIXS (8497).

Jazz & Classics: The Grace Kelly Quintet, 8 p.m., JACC An evening of jazz. Details: www.jazzandclassics.org.

SATURDAY, MAY 18

Community Day on Campus, 11 a.m.-4 p.m., Mourant Courtyard at UAS. Free day of music, exhibits, arts, food, information and activities. Organized by Juneau Jazz & Classics, the Juneau Arts & Humanities Council and the University of Alaska Southeast.

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

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

Perseverance’s Second Stage: “The K of D,” 7:30 p.m., Perseverance Theatre’s Phoenix Second Stage. With Christina Apathy. Tickets at Hearthside Books, Rainy Day Books, the JACC, perseverancetheatre.org or 463-TIXS (8497).

Jazz & Classics Grand Finale: Booker T. Jones, 8 p.m., Centennial Hall. Details: www.jazzandclassics.org.

SUNDAY, MAY 19

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

4th Annual Juneau Maritime Festival, 11 a.m. – 5 p.m., Marine Park. Activities and exhibits include live music, sailboat rides, vessel tours, seafood, a boat show, hands-on kids activities and a silent auction.

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

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

Perseverance’s Second Stage: “The K of D,” 4 p.m., Perseverance Theatre’s Phoenix Second Stage. With Christina Apathy. Tickets at Hearthside Books, Rainy Day Books, the JACC, perseverancetheatre.org or 463-TIXS (8497).

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

Celebration Ringers Handbell Concert, 7-8:30 p.m., Resurrection Lutheran Church, 10th & Glacier Ave.

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

MONDAY, MAY 20

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

TUESDAY, MAY 21

Group poetry reading, Poetry Across Generations, noon, Historical Library, State Office Building.

WEDNESDAY, MAY 22

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.

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.

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.

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

GLACIER CINEMAS

“Star Trek: Into Darkness” (PG-13) — In 3d and 2d. Synopsis: After the crew of the Enterprise find an unstoppable force of terror from within their own organization, Captain Kirk leads a manhunt to a war-zone world to capture a one man weapon of mass destruction.

“The Great Gatsby” (PG-13) — In 3d and 2d. Synopsis: A Midwestern war veteran finds himself drawn to the past and lifestyle of his millionaire neighbor.

“Iron Man 3” (PG-13) — 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 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.

“33 Postcards” — Friday, May 17. Synopsis: For ten years, Chinese orphan Mei Mei (Zhu Lin) dreams of meeting her Australian sponsor – Dean Randall (Guy Pearce) – and his ‘perfect family’. When her orphanage travels to Australia to attend the Australian Choir Festival, Mei Mei takes the opportunity to look him up. What she finds, however, is far from the idyllic life he depicted in his postcards. Initially mismatched and disconnected, the two begin a journey in search of belonging, family, redemption, love and acceptance.

Gathr Films preview: “What Maisie Knew” — Tuesday, May 21. Synopsis: A contemporary reimagining of Henry James’ novel, WHAT MAISIE KNEW tells the story of a captivating little girl’s struggle for grace in the midst of her parents’ bitter custody battle. Told through the eyes of the title’s heroine, Maisie navigates this ever-widening turmoil with a six-year-old’s innocence, charm and generosity of spirit. With Julianne Moore and Steve Coogan.

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