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Posted: Thursday, January 12, 2006

theater

"The Crucible," presented by Perseverance Theatre, opens at 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday, Jan. 13 and 14; runs at 7:30 p.m. Wednesdays through Saturdays, Jan. 18, 19, 20, 21, 25, 26, 27 and 28, and Feb. 1, 2, 3 and 4, and Sundays, Jan. 29 and Feb. 5; 2 p.m. Saturday and Sunday, Feb. 4 and 5; pay-as-you-can on Jan. 14, 18 and 19; tickets, $20 adults, $15 seniors, $10 students, Wednesdays, Thursdays, Sundays and matinees; $25 adults, $20 seniors and $15 students, Fridays and Saturdays; available at Hearthside Books, http://www.perseverancetheatre.org and (907) 463-TIXS.

"Frozen," presented by Perseverance Theatre, 8 p.m. Thursday-Sunday, Jan. 12-15, at Perseverance Theatre's Phoenix Room. Pay-as-you-can.

Dance

Swing and Charleston dancing lessons, taught by John Leo and Alysia McLain, from 7:30 to 9 p.m., Wednesdays, Jan. 11 through March 22, at The Rock Dump. No experience and no partners necessary. Classes are $10 each on a drop-in basis or $90 for all 11 courses. Details: 957-2776.

Thursday Night Contra Dance, 7:30-9:45 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 12, at the Terry Miller Legislative Offices gymnasium (the Old Capital School gym). Use Sixth Street entrance. Live music with Happy to be Here and dance caller Tom Paul. All dances taught. Beginners welcome. No partners necessary. Bring clean, soft-soled shoes for dancing. Call: 321-3109.

Tuesday salsa classes with Heather Haugland and Antonio Diaz, beginning courses 6-7:30 p.m., intermediate 7:30-9 p.m. $10 adults, $8 students. Call 586-5825 for more information.

events

Juneau World Affairs Council WorldQuest 2006, 6 p.m. Friday, Jan. 13, at Centennial Hall.

Storytelling with Brett Dillingham, Riley Woodford, Lily Hudson and Adrian Minne, 7 p.m. Friday, Feb. 13, at the downtown Juneau Public Library. Free.

Halibut hook making class, with Tlingit artist Donald Gregory, 12-4 p.m. Jan. 14, 15, 21 and 28, at the Juneau-Douglas City Museum. Pre-register at 586-3572.

Theater design workshop with Art Rotch, begins 1 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 14, at the Ruby Room, lower floor of Emporium Mall. Continues with four classes on Mondays. Costs $60. Call 3231-0885 for more information.

Sons of Norway meeting, 5:30 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 14, at the Juneau Yacht Club, with a presentation by poet and writer David Moe at 7:30 p.m. Call 789-2857 for more information.

Booksigning with Marjorie Kowalski Cole, author of "Correcting the Landscape," 7 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 17, at Hearthside Books in Nugget Mall.

exhibits

"The Best of Alaska Positive: 35 Years of Award-Winning Photographs"; "Earth, Fire and Fibre XXV," closes Saturday, Jan. 7; Sydney Laurence paintings from the permanent collection; "Joseph Crumrine: Dog Portraits"; "Recent Acquisitions: Contemporary Alaska Art Donated by the Rasmuson Foundation"; at Alaska State Museum, 395 Whittier St., open 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Tuesdays through Saturdays. $5 for adults, youth under 18 free. Details: 465-2901.

"Pleasures and Perils: Juneau's Steamships and Shipwrecks"; newly restored Montana Creek Fish Trap; "Hands on History Room" and "Juneau Collector's Series Volume 3: Jeff Brown's Alaska Board Games"; noon to 4 p.m. Tuesdays through Saturdays, at the Juneau-Douglas City Museum, Fourth and Main streets. Free in December. Call 586-3572.

"Travel Art Show," through January at KTOO, 360 Egan Drive.

"Time," a themed exhibit, through January at the Ruby Room, 171 Shattuck Way, downstairs Emporium Mall.

Juneau Artists Gallery, assorted work by 25 local artists, featuring new work by Stephanie Hall in January, Senate Building, 175 S. Franklin St., Suite 111. Shows 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday.

New paintings by Rob Roys, through January at Two Crow Studio and Gallery, 245 Marine Way, above Paradise Bakery.

Recent work from John Stohl, Mike Janes, Monica O'Keefe, Rob Korpela, Rebecca Canaday, Frances Brooks Davis and Devita Writer, through January at Little City Gallery, 171 Shattuck Way, Emporium Mall.

"Tongass Green," by Micheal Francis and Barbara Kelly, through January at Juneau Arts and Humanities Council, 206 N. Franklin St.

KTOO hosts slide shows at noon on Wednesdays in January: Mark Daughhette and Scott Carrlee, Burning Man Festival pictures, Jan. 11; Cam Byrnes, England pictures, Jan. 18; Paul Voelckers, Turkey pictures, Jan. 25; at 360 Egan Drive.

Concerts

Kimball Theatre Organ Concert, with J. Allan MacKinnon, noon Friday, Jan. 13, at the State Office Building.

night life

Bluegrass 101, 8 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 14, at the Island Pub. No cover. Call 364-1595 for information.

Open Mike, Thursdays; Monday night Raw with DJ Astronomar, every Monday; Zuya Chante with Teri Tibbett, 9 p.m., Friday and Saturday at the Alaskan Hotel & Bar. Details: 586-1000.

Brave Monkey with Jason Caputo, jazz & funk, Thursday 8:30 p.m. and Friday, 9:30 p.m.; John Unzicker on classical guitar, Friday-Saturday, 7-9 p.m., in the Velvet Room; acoustic duo Nate and Ron, Wednesday and Saturday, 8:30 p.m.; singer-songwriter Teri Tibbett, 8 p.m. Sunday, at Doc Water's Pub & Restaurant. Details: 586-3627.

Salsa Nights, 9 p.m.-12:30 a.m. every Thursday; Sunday morning football, 9 a.m.; at the Imperial Billiard & Bar.

Tom Locher with vocalist Julie Cozzi, smooth piano music, 6-9 p.m. Fridays, at the Goldbelt Hotel. Details: 586-6900.

Kenny Knapp, country swing-rock, 9 p.m.-2 a.m., Fridays and Saturday, at the Sandbar.

Local music on "Wet Wednesdays" at Squires Rest in Auke Bay. Details: 789-7829.

Karaoke with Louie Rogers, 8:30 p.m.-closing, Wednesdays, at the Rendezvous.

NTN Trivia, nightly; trivia contest, Sundays, at the Triangle Club.

Sunday morning football, 9 a.m., at GW Teal.

NBA Season Pass, daily; Free Pool and 8-Ball Tournament at 4:30 p.m. Sundays; Karaoke at 9 p.m. Sundays, Mondays; Texas Hold 'em Cash Game, Jan. 10 through Feb. 15; Roughhouse Friday Boxing, 9 p.m. Friday, Jan. 13; Half Pint Brawlers Midget Wrestling, from Chicago, Saturday, Jan. 14; DJ Dan-O-Mite, 9:30 p.m.-closing, Fridays-Saturdays; at Marlintini's Lounge.



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