Entertainment calendar

Posted: Thursday, January 13, 2000

Movies

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

``The Magnificent Ambersons,'' second 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. $10 per show. Limited seating. Call Lisle Hebert at 586-2875 for details.

``Being John Malkovich,'' (R) ends tonight, last show at 6:40 at the Glacier Cinema.

``Man on the Moon,'' (R) ends tonight, last show at 7:10 at the 20th Century Twin.

``Anna and the King,'' (PG-13) ends tonight, last show at 7:10 at the Glacier Cinema.

``Any Given Sunday,'' (R) starts Friday and shows nightly at 7:10 at the 20th Century Twin, with matinees at 2:10 Saturday and Sunday afternoons.

``The Talented Mr. Ripley,'' (R) starts Friday and shows nightly at 6:50 at The Glacier Cinema, with second evening shows Friday and Saturday at 9:30, and matinees at 1:30 and 4:10 Saturday and Sunday afternoons.

``Girl, Interrupted,'' (R) starts Friday and shows nightly at 7:10 at the Glacier Cinema, with second evening shows Friday and Saturday at 9:50, and matinees at 2 and 4:30 Saturday and Sunday afternoons.

``Bicentennial Man,'' (PG) shows tonight at 6:50, switching to 7 nightly beginning Friday, with second evening shows Friday and Saturday at 9:40, and matinees at 1:50 and 4:20 Saturday and Sunday.

``Galaxy Quest,'' (PG) shows tonight at 7 at the Glacier Cinema, switching to 6:40 nightly beginning Friday, with second shows Friday and Saturday nights at 8:50, and matinees at 1:40 and 3:50 Saturday and Sunday afternoons.

``Stuart Little,'' (PG) shows nightly at 6:30 at the Glacier Cinema, with second shows Friday and Saturday night at 8:40, and matinees at 2:10 and 4 Saturday and Sunday afternoons.

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

Concerts

Vista Trio, classical concert with Los Angeles-based piano, cello and violin trio. Program includes Mozart, Zwilich and Brahms. Tickets $14, $10 students and seniors at Juneau bookstores and at the door. Presented by Juneau Arts and Humanities Council.

Buddy Tabor and Jillian Clark, 7 p.m. Friday, Myriad Cafe, two separate acts, $5, part of Alaska Folk Festival's Music at the Myriad series.

Theater

``How I Learned To Drive,'' 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday at JDHS auditorium. Tickets $22, $18 for students and seniors at Hearthside Bookstores and at the door. Presented by Perseverance Theatre. Recommended for mature audiences.

Special Events

Mud, Sweat and Tears, Lynn Schooler presentation on a river rafting trip in Bolivia, 7:30-9 p.m. Friday, Mendenhall Glacier Visitor's Center, part of the Friday Fireside Chat program series. Free.

Writers and Poets

Witnessing Life, poetry and prose reading event, 6-8 p.m., Tuesday, Jan. 18, Juneau Arts and Humanities Council gallery. Free.

Workshops and arts classes

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

Dance

Contra dance, 8 p.m. Saturday, Scottish Rite Temple, music by Rex Blazer and friends, caller to be announced, child care provided, ice cream at break, no experience or partner needed.

Dances of Universal Peace, 7-9 p.m. every second and fourth Saturday, St. Brendan's Church, 4207 Mendenhall Loop Road. Beginners welcome. Call Leah, 789-3993.

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.

Exhibits

``Memories of the King,'' exhibit of Elvis Presley memorabilia from fan Joel Orelove's extensive collection at the Juneau Arts and Humanities Council gallery. Sale of items benefits arts council. Regular hours 11:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. weekdays.

``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 also at the Alaska State Museum.

Entertainment

Salsa Borealis, six-piece Juneau Latin ensemble, 9 p.m.-1 a.m. Friday and Saturday at The Alaskan Bar, no cover. Open Mike, beginning at 8 p.m. Thursdays.

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 Dr. Events must be open to the public, and one-time performances may take precedent over regular events when space is limited.



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