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ART, EVENTS & MUSIC

Posted: August 8, 2013 - 12:00am

THURSDAY, AUG. 8

Storytime and crafts, 11 a.m., Douglas library. Details: 586-5267.

Perseverance Theatre’s STAR program performance: “Guys & Dolls Jr.”: 7:30 p.m., Perseverance Theatre. Directed by Dawn Kolden. Tickets online, at the JACC, both Hearthside Books locations, or by calling 463-TIXS. Details: www.perseverancetheatre.org/

FRIDAY, AUG. 9

Storytime and crafts, 11 a.m., Mendenhall Valley library. Details: 586-5267.

Food Truck Friday (the new Concerts in the Park), 5:30 7 p.m., JACC. Fridays through Aug. 16. With Becky Bear (storytelling), Tony Tengs (singer-songwriter) and Rorschach Pattern 9 (improv). Details: www.jahc.org.

Live jazz, 5:30-8:30 p.m., Timberline Bar & Grill at the top of the Mount Roberts Tramway. With Tom Locher, piano. Details, 463-3412.

JAHC’s Technically Art workshops, 6:30 p.m., location varies. Lighting 101 and Stage Crew Fundamentals. Free. Register online at www.jahc.org or call 586-2787.

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

Perseverance Theatre’s STAR program performance “Cinderella,” 7:30 p.m., Perseverance Theatre. Directed by by Ekatrina Oleksa Sotomayor. Tickets online, at the JACC, both Hearthside Books locations, or by calling 463-TIXS. Details: www.perseverancetheatre.org.

SATURDAY, AUG. 10

JAHC’s Technically Art workshops, 9 a.m.-5 p.m., location varies. Lighting 101, Event/Stage Management, Producing 101, Stage Crew Fundamentals, House Manager’s How-To, and more. Free. Register online at www.jahc.org or call 586-2787.

Perseverance Theatre’s STAR program performance: “Guys & Dolls Jr.”: 2 p.m., Perseverance Theatre. Directed by Dawn Kolden. Tickets online, at the JACC, both Hearthside Books locations, or by calling 463-TIXS. Details: www.perseverancetheatre.org/

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

Perseverance Theatre’s STAR program performance: “King Lear,” 7:30 p.m., Perseverance Theatre. Directed by Doniece Gott. Tickets online, at the JACC, both Hearthside Books locations, or by calling 463-TIXS. Details: www.perseverancetheatre.org/

SUNDAY, AUG. 11

JAHC’s Technically Art workshops, 10 a.m.-2 p.m., location varies. Lighting 101, Event/Stage Management, Stage Crew Fundamentals. Free. Register online at www.jahc.org or call 586-2787.

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.

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

Music on the Fly, 6:30-7:30 p.m., Juneau International Airport. Sundays through Aug. 25.

MONDAY, AUG. 12

Book signing with author Jeff Brady, 6:30-8 p.m., Mendenhall Valley Library. Brady is the author of “Skagway: City of the New Century.” Also presenting will be book cover artist Kathy Cooney.

WEDNESDAY, AUG. 14

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, 10 a.m. every Wednesday, Mendenhall Valley library. Share a journal, memoir, a letter or poetry. Details: Dixie, 789-2068.

Storytime and crafts, 11 a.m., downtown library. Details: 586-5267.

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

“The Conjuring” (R) — Synopsis: Paranormal investigators Ed and Lorraine Warren work to help a family terrorized by a dark presence in their farmhouse. Forced to confront a powerful entity, the Warrens find themselves caught in the most terrifying case of their lives.

“2 Guns” (R) — Synopsis: DEA agent and a naval intelligence officer find themselves on the run after a botched attempt to infiltrate a drug cartel. While fleeing, they learn the secret of their shaky alliance: Neither knew that the other was an undercover agent.

GLACIER CINEMAS

“Elysium” (R) — Synopsis: Set in the year 2154, where the very wealthy live on a man-made space station while the rest of the population resides on a ruined Earth, a man takes on a mission that could bring equality to the polarized worlds.

“Planes” (PG) — In 3d and 2d. Synopsis: Dusty is a cropdusting plane who dreams of competing in a famous aerial race. The problem? He is hopelessly afraid of heights. With the support of his mentor Skipper and a host of new friends, Dusty sets off to make his dreams come true.

“We’re the Millers” (R) — Synopsis: A veteran pot dealer creates a fake family as part of his plan to move a huge shipment of weed into the U.S. from Mexico.

“The Wolverine” (PG-13) In 3d and 2d. Synopsis: Summoned to Japan by an old acquaintance, Wolverine becomes embroiled in a conflict that forces him to confront his own demons.

“The Smurfs 2” (PG) — In 3d and 2d. Synopsis: The Smurfs team up with their human friends to rescue Smurfette, who has been kidnapped by Gargamel since she knows a secret spell that can turn the evil sorcerer’s newest creation - creatures called the Naughties - into real Smurfs.

GOLD TOWN

For complete listings, visit www.goldtownnick.com.

“20 Feet from Stardom” — Tuesday-Monday, Aug. 6-12. Synopsis: Backup singers live in a world that lies just beyond the spotlight. Their voices bring harmony to the biggest bands in popular music, but we’ve had no idea who these singers are or what lives they lead, until now.

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