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Posted: Thursday, February 10, 2005

Theater

"Hedwig and the Angry Inch," written by John Cameron Mitchell, with lyrics and music by Stephen Trask, presented by Perseverance Theatre with an extended run, 9 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 10; 9 p.m. and midnight, Friday, Feb. 11 and 18; 9 p.m. and midnight, Saturday, Feb. 12 and 19. All-ages performances at 6 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 13 and 20. Minors must be accompanied to all other performances. Call 463-TIXS; visit http://www.perseverancetheatre.org.

"When My Spirit Raised Its Hand," a one-woman play about Elizabeth Peratrovich and the story of Alaska Civil Rights, by Diane Benson, 7 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 16, at the Tlingit-Haida Community Center, 3235 Hospital Drive, $8 or $15 for two. 7 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 17, at the UAS Egan Library, free.

Dancing

Juneau Barn Dance, 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 12, at Centennial Hall. Live music with Full Circle and caller Tom Paul. All dances taught. Beginners welcome. No partners necessary. Bring clean, soft-soled shoes for dancing. Call 463-3214.

"Too Darn Hot Salsa Party," with Salsa Borealis, 9 p.m.-1 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 12, at the UAS Student Activity Center. Free to SAC members, $5 to non-members. All-ages.

Concerts

Naharin "Chai" Reungjan, an evening of Thai culture and dance, 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 10, at the Friendly Planet, 200 Seward Street. $5.

"Island Relief," music and dance featuring the JDHS theater department, Alitap-tap, Tres Feles, Island Time Polynesian Dance Group and Perseverance Theatre, 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 10, at Northern Light Church. $15 at the door. Proceeds go to Red Cross Asia Tsunami Disaster Relief Fund.

Organ Concert, noon Friday, Feb. 11, at the State Office Building. Featuring J. Allan MacKinnon on the Kimball Theatre Organ.

Alex and Magu Appella, poetry and song from Argentina, 7 p.m. Friday, Feb. 11, at The Plant People, Willoughby Avenue near Channel Bowl.

Juneau Pride Chorus' Rhythm of Life concerts: pay-as-you-can performance, 7:30 p.m. Friday, Feb. 11, at Aldersgate Methodist Church on Cinema Drive; silent auction fund-raiser at 6:30 p.m., followed by 7:30 p.m. performance, Saturday, Feb. 12, at Resurrection Lutheran Church, 10th Street and Glacier Avenue. Tickets $10; available at the door and from chorus members.

"Pieces of Life," presented by The Voices of Praise choir, written by Bridget Easaw, 2 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 12, at Auke Bay Bible Church. Free.

"ZIP-A-DEE-DOO-DAH!" family concert and fund-raiser for the Juneau Co-op Preschool, 6:30 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 12, at Centennial Hall. $5 per person, $20 per family, available at the door. Call 586-2656.

Sitka Music Festival Alaska Airlines Winter Classics Concert, featuring the music of Mozart, Enesco and Dvorak, 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 12, at Northern Light Church. $15 for tickets, $10 for students and seniors. Hearthside or the door.

Exhibits

Solo shows by Anchorage photographer Matt Johnson and Anchorage quilter Susan Schapira, runs through Feb. 19; "Baby It's Cold Outside," a collection of winter-related objects; and the Alaska Photographic Center's "Rarefied Light 2004," runs through April 16 at Alaska State Museum, 395 Whittier St., open 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Tuesdays through Saturdays. $5 for adults, youth under 18 free. For more information, call 465-2901.

Eight pieces from the Juneau Arts and Humanities Council's 2004 Wearable Art Extraganza, runs through February; Collector's Series: Joel Orelove's Elvis Lives in Juneau and Mickey Mouse collections, through Feb. 26; hands-on history room; and rare early mining images, noon-4 p.m. Tuesdays through Saturdays, at the Juneau-Douglas City Museum, Fourth and Main streets. Call 586-3572.

Third annual Eros and Art show, runs through February at the Juneau Arts and Humanties Council gallery, 206 N. Franklin St., 586-ARTS.

John Hyde, new photography, Mendenhall Branch of True North Federal Credit Union, 2777 Postal Way. Call 523-9231.

4-H retrospective arts and crafts show, runs through February at KTOO; For more information, call Connie Munro at 586-3694.

The Ruby Room, featuring the work of Jim Fowler, Pat Race, Asha Falcon and David Woodie, runs through February, behind Heritage Coffee in the Emporium Mall. For more information, call Sarah Asper-Smith at 586-3440.

Juneau Artists Gallery, assorted work by 25 local artists, featuring jewlery maker Rowan Law. Senate Building, 175 S. Franklin St., Suite 111. Shows 9 a.m.-9 p.m., daily.

Heart Art show, a collection of works with hearts or other romantic subplots, Annie Kaill's, 244 Front St., 586-2880.

New work by Dani Byers, runs through February at the Friendly Planet Loft, 200 Seward St., 586-2471.

Pottery by Mike Janes, new work by Rob Roys and antique paintings, runs through February at Little City Gallery, 171 Shattuck Way, 586-4048.

Events

Science for Alaska Lecture series, 7:30 p.m. Mondays in February, at Centennial Hall. Lectures include: "Alaska's Caves: Unlocking the Secrets of Our Past," Feb. 14; "The Search for Water and Life on Mars," Feb. 21; and "Arctic Sea Ice: Diminishing Habitat for Seals and Walruses," Feb. 28.

"A View of Alaska from Just Above the Waterline," slideshow and presentation by author and rower Jill Fredston, 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 10, at Centennial Hall. Call 586-5816.

"Berners Bay: More Than Just a Bay," with photographer John Hudson, 6:30 and 8 p.m. Friday, Feb. 11, at the Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center. Free.

Sons of Norway Svalbard Sveetheart Dinner & Dance, 5 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 12, at the Juneau Yacht Club. Call 790-3038 for more information.

Valentine's Day love songs, by Joyce Parry Moore, Sally Schlichting and Dan Hopson, 7 and 8:30 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 14, at the Paradise Cafe, 245 Marine Way. $30 per person, or $50 for a couple.

Night Life

Hiphop with DJ Astronomar, Mondays; Trivia night, 8-10:30 p.m. Tuesdays; open mike Thursdays; at the Alaskan.

Splinter Pickers, every Thursday, at the Imperial Billiard & Bar.

NBA Season Pass, every day; Karaoke with Malia, Mondays, 9 p.m.-closing; DJ Dan-O-Mite, 9:30 p.m.-closing, Thursdays-Saturdays; Karaoke with Kendra & K-Rob, 9 p.m.-closing, Sundays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays; Free Pool Sundays and 8-Ball Tournament at 4:30 p.m. Sundays, at Marlintini's Lounge.

NBA Season Pass, daily; classical guitar with John Unzicker in the Velvet Room, 6-9 p.m., every Tuesday-Sunday, at Doc Water's.

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

The Knight Riders; 9 p.m.-2 a.m., Fridays and Saturdays, at the Sandbar.

Local music on "Wet Wednesdays"; The Rock 'n' Roll Machine's Jam Night, 9:30 p.m., at Squires Rest in Auke Bay. Details: 789-7829.

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



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