Calendar

Posted: Thursday, January 04, 2001

Movies

"Vertical Limit," (PG-13) ends tonight, last show at 7:10 at 20th Century Twin.

"Dracula 2000," (R) starts Friday and shows nightly 7:10, with second shows Friday and Saturday at 9:10 at 20th Century Twin, and matinees at 2:10 and 4:10 p.m. Saturday and Sunday.

"The Grinch," (PG) ends tonight, last show at 6:50 at Glacier Cinemas.

"All the Pretty Horses," (PG-13) starts Friday and shows nightly at 6:30, with second shows Friday and Saturday at 9 at Glacier Cinemas, and matinees at 1:30 and 4 p.m. Saturday and Sunday.

"Castaway," (PG-13) shows nightly at 7:20 at the 20th Century Twin, with matinees at 2:20 p.m. Saturday and Sunday.

"Miss Congeniality," (PG-13) shows nightly at 7:10 at Glacier Cinemas, with second shows Friday and Saturday at 9:20, and matinees at 2:10 and 4:20 Saturday and Sunday afternoon.

"The Family Man," (PG-13) shows nightly at 7 at Glacier Cinemas, with second shows Friday and Saturday at 9:30, and matinees at 2 and 4:30 Saturday and Sunday afternoon.

"What Women Want," (PG-13) shows nightly at 6:40 at Glacier Cinemas, with second shows Friday and Saturday at 9:10, and matinees at 1:40 and 4:10 Saturday and Sunday.

"The Emperor's New Groove," (G) shows tonight at 6:30 at Glacier Cinemas, switching to 6:50 nightly beginning Friday, with second shows Friday and Saturday at 8:30, and matinees at 1:50 and 3:40 Saturday and Sunday.

"Crumb," (not rated) 7:30 tonight and 8:30 p.m. Saturday at the back room cinema, 8 includes $5 food or drink ticket.

Auditions

"Dancing at Lughnasa," Juneau-Douglas Little Theatre production, directed by Phil Smith, parts for five women and three men, auditions 7-9 p.m. Friday and 1-3 p.m. Saturday at the Douglas Room in the Baranof Hotel. Call Smith evenings at 586-1175 for information.

Special events

Juneau-Douglas High School art students demonstrate art activities and discuss art work on display at the museum, the 2nd annual Juneau-Douglas High School Art Show. Noon to 3 p.m., Saturday at the Juneau-Douglas City Museum, free.

Ballet performance of "2001: A Space Odyssey" and "Appalachian Spring," 7 p.m. Saturday and 2 p.m. Sunday at the Juneau-Douglas High School auditorium, $10, $6.50 for children ages 5 to 12, and for seniors. Kids under 5 free. Production by L'Ecole de Ballet dance school.

Author John Straley reads from his new mystery novel, "Cold Water Burning," 5-7 p.m. Friday at Hearthside Books in Nugget Mall, free.

Concerts

Alice Branton plays the Kimball Theatre Organ, noon Friday at the State Office Building, holiday music and a variety of styles, free.

Bach to Broadway Choral concert, 3 p.m. Sunday, Chapel by the Lake.

Pianist Adam Neiman in concert, 7 p.m. Tuesday, Northern Light United Church, $10, $8 students and seniors, $30 for family, at Hearthside Books and the door. Master class 7 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 10, JDHS auditorium, call 586-2787 to sign up.

Dance

Juneau International Folk Dancers, 7:30-10 p.m. Friday, Juneau Dance Unlimited Studio. Call Judy, 586-6237.

Exhibits

"Ellis Island Unrestored" exhibit of color photography by Damon Stuebner, opening reception 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. Friday at the Juneau Arts and Humanities Council Gallery.

The Second Annual Juneau-Douglas High School Art Show, Juneau-Douglas City Museum, open Friday and Saturday afternoons. Range of works by 10 students.

All Alaska Juried Art Exhibition, at the Alaska State Museum, 52 works, through Jan. 13, 2001.

ENTERTAINMENT

Riley Woodford, 9 p.m.-1 a.m. Friday, no cover. Music TBA Saturday. Open mike, 8 p.m.-midnight Thursdays at The Alaskan Bar.

G-Force, Juneau rock band, 9:30 p.m.-closing Friday and Saturday at the Hangar on the Wharf. No cover.

Funk Mighty Five, Juneau rock band, 9:30 p.m.-closing Friday and Saturday at Marlintini's Lounge, no cover. Karaoke Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday. JT's Reggae Sunday, reggae tunes Sunday afternoon and evening, Marlintini's Lounge..

CNR, Juneau duo with Rich Poor and Carol Shelp doing classic rock and country, 9:30 p.m. -closing Friday and Saturday evenings at Tabby's Lounge, no cover. Louie Rogers, Karaoke, 8 p.m. Sunday.

Troy Hall, guitar and vocals, 8 p.m.-1 a.m. Wednesday through Sunday, at the Sandbar. No cover.

The deadline for the calendar is 8 a.m. Tuesday. Items may be faxed to the Empire at 586-3028 or brought to the office at 3100 Channel Dr. Events must be open to the public, and one-time performances may take precedence over regular events when space is limited. Riley Woodford can be reached at rileyw@juneauempire.com.



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