Arts calendar

Events & Music


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

Author presentation: Annie Boochever, noon-1 p.m., Alaska State Historical Library.

Juneau World Affairs Council presentation: “Combating Rural Poverty Through ‘Last Mile’ Solutions” with Alex Counts, 5:15 p.m., Juneau Arts & Culture Center. Details:

Third Thursday family night, 5:30 p.m., Valley Library.

Writing workshop with Don Rearden, 6-9 p.m., Juneau Arts & Culture Center. Preregistration required. Details:

Paul Rosenthal and Arnulf von Arnim, music by Bach, Schubert and Beethoven, 7 p.m., Chapel by the Lake. Details:

Alaska Originals: Kray van Kirk, 7-9 p.m., @360 studio, KTOO.

Perseverance Theatre’s “Boeing Boeing,” 7:30-10 p.m., Perseverance Theatre. Details:

Open mic night at the Alaskan, hosted by C. Scott Fry, 9 p.m.-close, Alaskan Hotel & Bar. Sign up for a slot beginning at 8:30 p.m. Details: 586-1000.

FRIDAY, May 16

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

Organ concert, noon, State Office Building.

Akropolis Reed Quintet free Brown Bag Concert, noon, Nugget Mall. Details:

Woosh Kinaadeiyí open mic and poetry slam, 6 p.m., KTOO’s @360 Studio. Details:

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

The Anton Schwartz Quartet’s “An Evening of Jazz,” 7:30 p.m., Centennial Hall. Details:

Perseverance Theatre’s “Boeing Boeing,” 7:30-10 p.m., Perseverance Theatre. Details:

Ballroom Dance, 7:30 p.m., Juneau Urgent Care, Sun Room upstairs. Free dance lesson at 8 p.m. Details: Tim, 789-4690.

Live music, 10 p.m., McGivney’s.


Community Day on Campus and Carnival of Arts, 11 a.m.-4 p.m., UAS. Details:

Comic Drawing at Alaska Robotics, 3-5 p.m., Alaska Robotics Gallery. $10. Group comic-drawing exercises led by Inari Kylanen. Details: 523-0303 and

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

Perseverance Theatre’s “Boeing Boeing,” 7:30-10 p.m., Perseverance Theatre. Details:

The Manhattan Transfer in concert, 8 p.m., Juneau Douglas High School Auditorium. Details: for details.

Live music: Kari Groven and the Wristrockets, 10 p.m., McGivney’s. WIth Kari Groven on vocals, Jason Caputo on guitar, Chris Frary on bass, and Andy Engstrom on drums, and special guests Doug Bridges, Mike Bucy and Mike Stanley.

SUNDAY, May 18

Alaska Youth Choir dinner concert, 5-6:30 p.m., Chapel by the Lake. $25 general, $15 children.

Perseverance Theatre’s “Boeing Boeing,” 7:30-10 p.m., Perseverance Theatre. Details:

MONDAY, May 19

Pam Tillis in concert, 7 p.m., Centennial Hall. Tickets at Hearthside Books, Rozwick Giles. Hosted by Alaska Peace Officers Association. Details: 789-2582.


“Write For Your Life” group, 10-11 a.m. every Wednesday, Mendenhall Valley library. Share a journal, memoir, a letter or poetry. Details: Dixie, 789-2068.

Storytime, 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. Every Wed evening with instructor Leimomi Martin. Details:

Children’s Creative Play, 6-7:30 p.m., AWARE. Group activities include: music, games, movies, ice skating, visiting the library, Planetarium, climbing wall. Free. 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,

Drawing Night at Alaska Robotics, 6 p.m., Alaska Robotics. Every Wednesday. Details:

Karaoke, 7:30 p.m., the Rendezvous. Every Wednesday.



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“Fading Gigolo” — Thursday-Sunday. Synopsis: Fioravante (John Turturro, who also wrote and directed the film), at his friend Murray’s (Woody Allen) suggestion, enters into the world’s oldest profession, and ends up finding something he didn’t know he was looking for. Also starring Sharon Stone and Sofia Vergara.


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

“Neighbors” (R) — Synopsis: A couple with a newborn baby face unexpected difficulties after they are forced to live next to a fraternity house.

“Captain America” (PG-13) — In 2D and 3D. Synopsis: Steve Rogers struggles to embrace his role in the modern world and battles a new threat from old history: the Soviet agent known as the Winter Soldier.


“Million Dollar Arm” (PG) — Synopsis: A sports agent stages an unconventional recruitment strategy to get talented Indian cricket players to play Major League Baseball.

“Godzilla” (PG-13) — In 2D and 3D. Synopsis: The world’s most famous monster is pitted against malevolent creatures who, bolstered by humanity’s scientific arrogance, threaten our very existence.

“The Amazing Spiderman 2” (PG-13) — In 2D and 3D. Synopsis: Peter Parker runs the gauntlet as the mysterious company Oscorp sends up a slew of supervillains against him, impacting on his life.

“The Other Woman” (PG-13) —Synopsis: After discovering her boyfriend is married, Carly soon meets the wife he’s been cheating on. And when yet another affair is discovered, all three women team up to plot mutual revenge on the three-timing SOB.

“Brick Mansions” (PG-13) — Synopsis: An undercover Detroit cop navigates a dangerous neighborhood that’s surrounded by a containment wall with the help of an ex-con in order to bring down a crime lord and his plot to devastate the entire city.


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