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Entertainment calendar

Posted: Thursday, January 06, 2000

Movies

``Chasing Amy,'' (R) 8 p.m. tonight and 3 p.m. Sunday at the Back Room Cinema. Starting Tuesday at 8 p.m. is ``Citizen Ruth.''

``Greed,'' first in a series of six classic American films showing at 7:30 every Monday night through mid-February at the Gold Town Nickelodeon in the Emporium Mall downtown. $54 for all six or $10 per show. Limited seating, call Lisle Hebert for details 586-2875.

``Being John Malkovich,'' (R) starts Friday and shows nightly at 6:40 at the Glacier Cinema, with second shows Friday and Saturday nights at 9, and matinees at 1:40 and 4 Saturday and Sunday afternoons.

``Toy Story 2,'' (G) ends tonight, last show at 6:30 at the Glacier Cinema.

``Man on the Moon,'' (R) shows nightly at 7:10 at the 20th Century Twin, with a second shows Friday and Saturday nights at 9:30, and matinees at 2:10 and 4:30 Saturday and Sunday afternoons.

``Bicentennial Man,'' (PG) shows nightly at 6:50, with a second evening show Saturday at 9:20, and matinees at 1:50 and 4:20 Saturday and Sunday afternoons.

``Galaxy Quest,'' (PG) shows nightly at 7 at the Glacier Cinema, with a second shows Friday and Saturday nights at 9:10, and matinees at 2 and 4:10 Saturday and Sunday afternoons.

``Anna and the King,'' (PG-13) shows nightly at 7:10 at the Glacier Cinema, with matinees at 2:10 Saturday and Sunday afternoons.

``Stuart Little,'' (PG) shows nightly at 6:30 at the Glacier Cinema, with a second shows Friday and Saturday night at 8:40, and matinees at 1:30 and 3:40 Sunday afternoons.

``The Green Mile,'' (R) shows nightly at 7 at the 20th Century Twin, with matinees at 2 Saturday and Sunday afternoons.

Concerts

From Bach to Broadway, choral concert with 75 singers from Juneau Lyric Opera and community, also featured groups and soloists. 3 p.m. Sunday, Chapel by the Lake, Tickets $10 adults, $5 students and seniors at Hearthside Books and at the door. This is the finale to the midwinter vocal festival

Special Events

Snow 2000, Southeast Alaska skiing and boarding slide and video show, 7 p.m. tonight, Hangar Ballroom. $10 donation. Benefit for non-profit Southeast Alaska Avalanche Center. Images by Erben, Griggs, Baxter, Kelley, Hostynek, Agent X and Special Sauce.

Musical benefit for Tim Wood, variety of musicians performing, 7 p.m. Sunday, Alaskan Bar. Pass-the-hat fund raiser for Juneau bassist Wood, who is recovering from cancer treatment.

Workshops and arts classes

Still-life art projects, drawing and painting workshop series taught by Jakki Kouffman, Saturdays, Jan. 8, 15, 22, 29, $25.20 per person each week, at the Arts and Humanities Council Gallery. Call 364-2158 to register.

Community Schools registration art classes, dance, music, crafts, theater and other opportunities, register noon-3 p.m. Sunday at Nugget Mall, or Monday at Community Schools office in Harborview School.

Dance

Special potluck and dance in memory of Dick Regan, Juneau International Folk Dancers, 7:15-10 p.m. Friday, at the Juneau Dance Unlimited studio in Scottish Rite Temple. Line, circle and couple dances from around the world. Call Judy, 586-6237

Line dance lessons, 7-8:15 Tuesday nights at Club 2000 (formerly Tabby's Dreamland Lounge) with Russ and Linda Hansen, $5. Call 789-7811.

Dance classes with Janice D. Holst, registration 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturday, VFW Hall, all levels and many styles. Call Janice D. Holst for information, 586-1462.

Juneau Dance Unlimited Class registration, noon-5 p.m. Sunday at Nugget Mall, 3-7 p.m. Monday, JDU Studio at Fourth and Seward streets, all levels and dance styles.

Millennium Party for Dance Students, All dance students welcome, 6-8 p.m. Saturday, Juneau Elks Club ballroom. Free. Sponsored by Janice Holst, call 586-1462 for information.

Exhibits

``Treasury: A Collection of Toys,'' an installation by Marcia Wilcox at the Douglas Public Library, hours 3-9 p.m. Monday-Wednesday, 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Thursday, and 1-5 p.m. Saturday and Sunday. An exhibit of antique toys from a private collection.

Selections from the Alaska State Museum's Permanent Collection, variety of artists, at the Alaska State Museum. Winter hours are 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday. First Thursday of the month is free and open until 8 p.m.

Earth, Fire and Fibre Juried Exhibition, multi-media art from artists around the state at the Alaska State Museum.

Ron Senungetuk Solo Exhibit, exhibit of carved wood panels, and Mixed-Media Paintings by Richard Benson, also at the Alaska State Museum. Both of these exhibits close after Saturday.

``Eastern Light: Scenes of South Asia,'' photographs of life in India and Asia by Jonathon Wolfson, Arts and Humanities Council Gallery. Regular hours 11:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. weekdays.

Entertainment

Millennium Prophets: Vern Fowler, Jay Caputo, Ford James and Robert Cohen, Juneau blues-funk band, 9 p.m.-1 a.m. Friday and Saturday at The Alaskan Bar, no cover. Open Mike, beginning at 8 p.m. Thursdays.

Open Microphone, 7-10 p.m. Monday, at the Back Room at the Silverbow Inn. Sign up for a 15-minute set with emcee Betsy Sims.

Funk Mighty Five, Juneau rock band, 9:30-closing Friday and Saturday, Hangar on the Wharf, no cover.

Just Kidding, Anchorage top 40 band, 9:30 p.m.-closing, Wed-Saturday, Marlintini's Lounge. $4 cover charge starts at 9:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday only.

Tag Eckles and Bob Cole, duo, 8:30 p.m.-12:30 a.m. Friday and Saturday nights at the Red Dog Saloon. No cover.

Fair Warnin', country and popular music, 8 p.m.-midnight tonight, Wednesday and Sunday, and 9 p.m.-2 a.m. Friday and Saturday at the Sandbar.

Mary's Igloo, Juneau rock band, 9 p.m.-1 a.m. tonight, 9:30 p.m. -2:30 a.m. Friday and Saturday at Club 2000, (formerly Tabby's Dreamland Lounge).

The deadline for the calendar is 5 p.m. Monday. Items may be faxed to the Empire at 586-3028 or brought to the office at 3100 Channel Drive. Events must be open to the public, and one-time performances may take precedence over regular events when space is limited.



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