What's happening

Posted: Thursday, February 12, 2004

Theater

"The Wizard of Oz" plays at 7 p.m. Friday and Saturday, Feb. 13, 14, 20 and 21, and at 2 p.m. Feb. 14 and 21, at the Juneau-Douglas High School auditorium. Tickets are $8 for students, $10 for adults and seniors, and $2 more at the door. You can buy advance tickets at Hearthside Books. A special $30 family price is available for the show at 2 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 14, for two adults and up to four kids.

Exhibits

"3rd Wearable Art Exhibition," shows through February at the Juneau-Douglas City Museum. Fourth and Main. Winter admission is free; museum hours are Tuesday-Saturday, noon-4 p.m. Call 586-3572.

"Eros and Art," erotic paintings, drawings and more by at least 11 local artists, at the Empire Gallery, Second Street. Runs through the end of February. Call 723-1557 for appointments.

"Collecting Alaska: Recent Acquisitions," runs through April 17 at the Alaska State Museum.

"The Glory of Glaciers," at the Juneau-Douglas City Museum, 586-3572.

"Alaska Positive 2004," runs through April 3 at the Alaska State Museum. Winter admission is $3, youth 18 and younger are free. Open 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Tuesdays through Saturdays. Call 465-2901.

Mark Horn, drawings, carvings and regalia; Michelle Morrell, paintings, prints and ceramics, show runs through Feb. 28, at Juneau Arts and Humanities Council gallery, 206 N. Franklin St., 586-ARTS. Gallery is open 12-4 p.m. weekdays.

Tisket Sesler and students, watercolors, acrylics, scratchboards and more, at Annie Kaill's, 244 Front St. Runs through the end of February. Call 586-2880.

Juneau Artists Gallery, assorted work by 25 local artists, featuring UAS fisheries student and textile designer Cara Rodgveller in February, Senate Building, 175 S. Franklin St., Suite 111. Shows 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday.

Jim Fowler, new landscapes, Valentine's Coffee House, 111 Seward St., 463-5144.

Dances

Salsa classes with Antonio Diaz and Heather Haugland, intermediate classes on Tuesdays 6-7:30 p.m., beginning classes Thursdays 7-8:30 p.m. Juneau Dance Unlimited, corner of Fourth and Seward streets. Call 586-5825.

Events

Club de Español, meets at 10:30 a.m. Saturdays at the Back Room at the Silverbow. All levels of Spanish welcome. Call 586-5825 or e-mail antonhino@yahoo.com.

Juneau Audubon Society monthly meeting, 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 12, at Dzantik'i Heeni Middle School library. Jim Johnson and Mike Blackwell will present a slide show on their international bicycle excursions. Details: Judy, 789-9544.

Morally Improv-erished, Juneau's improv comedy troupe, 8 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 12, at the Hangar Ballroom. $5 at the door.

Banff Mountain Film Festival World Tour, 6:15 p.m. doors open, 7 p.m. films start, Friday, Feb. 13, at Centennial Hall. Tickets only available at the door. UAS students pay $6, general admission $12.

Fireside Chats: "Fjords, a River and the Outer Coast," 6:30 p.m. Friday, Feb. 13, at the Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center. Second show at 8 p.m. Details: 789-0097.

Fourth JUMP Society Film Festival, features about 20 short movies, 7 and 9:30 p.m. Friday, Feb. 13, at the Back Room at the Silverbow. Free, with donations accepted.

Willow basket making class with Shiela Alexandrovich, 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 14, at the Juneau-Douglas City Museum. Details: 586-3572.

"Funky Wearable Art Necklaces" class, 1-2 p.m. and 2-3 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 14, Juneau-Douglas City Museum. Details: 586-3572.

Sitka Festival Musicians' Juneau Valentine's Day Concert, 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 14, at the Northern Light United Church.

"Drag Race," an evening of drag modeling and frivolity, 8 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 14, at the Hangar Ballroom.

"Evening of Magic," featuring Bob Winter, Rick Cook, Jeff Brown, John Stevens, Daniel Piorkowski and Evan Woods, dinner and close-up magic at 6 p.m. downstairs, evening performance at 7 p.m. upstairs, Sunday, Feb. 15, at the Fiddlehead. No-host dinner downstairs. $5 per person for magic. Seating limited and reservations suggested. Call 586-3150.

Elizabeth Peratrovich Day Program, 5:30 p.m. Monday, Feb. 16, ANB Hall. A light supper follows, no charge. Details: Connie, 586-3694.

Science for Alaska Lecture Series: "Lightning and Fire" by UAS Assistant Professor of Physics Matt Heavner, 7:30 p.m. Monday, Feb. 16, Centennial Hall.

Concerts

Masha Herbst, Riley Woodford, Buddy Tabor, Patrice Helmar and C. Scott Fry, solo sets, duets and more, 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 12, at Friendly Planet on Seward Street. $5.

Kimball Theatre Organ Concert with Alice Branton, noon, Friday, Feb. 13, at the State Office Building.

Alaska Airlines Winter Classics concert series, 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 14, at Northern Light United Church, presented by Juneau Oratorio Choir. Features the music of Bach, Beethoven and Haydn. Tickets are $15 for adults, discounts for students and youth, available at Hearthside Books.

"Snow Boot Boogie," live music with Deering & Down, 2-5 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 15, at the Eaglecrest Day Lodge.

Night life

NBA Season Pass, all NBA games on satellite, daily; Karaoke with K-Rob, 9 p.m.-closing, Sundays, Mondays, Tuesdays; Salsa night, Friday, Feb. 13, 9-11:30 p.m., no cover; dance music on Fridays and Saturdays, at Marlintini's; Cracker, 8:30 p.m. Friday, Feb. 20, tickets are $22.50 in advance and $27.50 day of the show at Marlintini's and Capitol Records.

Troy Hull, 8 p.m., Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday; 9 p.m., Saturday and Sunday, at the Sandbar.

Karaoke with Louie Rogers, 8:30 p.m.-closing, Thursdays; Chrome Forest, 9 p.m., Friday, Feb. 13, at Henry's Food and Spirits in the Mendenhall Mall.

Local Music on "Wet Wednesdays;" The Rockn Roll Machine's Jam Night, 9:30 p.m., Saturdays, at Squires Rest in Auke Bay.

Open mike Thursdays with Patrice, 9 p.m.-closing, Moses Kane, 9 p.m.-closing Saturday, Feb. 14, at the Alaskan.

Latin dance night, Tuesdays, 8:30-11 p.m., Imperial.

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

Salsa Tuesdays, 8:30-11 p.m. at the Imperial.



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