Entertainment calendar

Posted: Thursday, February 24, 2000

Movies

``Eve's Bayou,'' (R) 8 p.m. tonight and 3 p.m. Sunday at the Back Room Cinema. Starting next Tuesday at 8 p.m. is ``Mr. Smith Goes to Washington.''

``Angela's Ashes,'' (R) starts Friday and shows nightly at 6:50 at the Glacier Cinema, with second shows at 9:30 Friday and Saturday nights, and matinees at 1:30 and 4:10 Saturday and Sunday afternoons.

``Scream 3,'' (R) ends tonight, last show at 7 at the 20th Century Twin.

``The Whole Nine Yards,'' (R) shows nightly at 6:40 at the Glacier Cinema, with second shows at 8:50 Friday and Saturday nights, and matinees at 2 and 4:20 Saturday and Sunday afternoons.

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

``Hanging Up,'' (PG-13) shows tonight at 6:50 at the Glacier Cinema, switching to 7:10 nightly beginning Friday, with second shows at 9:10 Friday and Saturday nights, and matinees at 1:50 and 3:50 Saturday and Sunday afternoons.

``The Beach,'' (R) shows nightly at 7 at the Glacier Cinema, with second shows at 9:20 Friday and Saturday nights, and matinees at 2:10 and 4:30 Saturday and Sunday afternoons.

``Snow Day,'' (PG) shows tonight at 6:40 at the Glacier Cinema, moving downtown Friday to the 20th Century Twin and showing nightly at 7, with second shows at 9 Friday and Saturday nights, and matinees at 2 and 4 Saturday and Sunday afternoons.

``The Tigger Movie,'' (G) shows nightly at 6:30 at the Glacier Cinema, with second shows at 8:30 Friday and Saturday nights, and matinees at 1:40 and 3:40 Saturday and Sunday afternoons.

Theater

``archy and mehitabel,'' 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday, 2 p.m. Sunday, 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Palace Theatre, through March 12. Juneau Douglas Little Theatre production. Tickets $10-$14 at Hearthside Books and at the door.

``42nd Street,'' the JDHS spring musical, opens March 3 at Juneau-Douglas High School auditorium.

``The Drag,'' theatrical production by independent group, opens March 3 for two weeks at The Goldtown Nickelodeon Theater. Times to be announced.

Special Events

Comedian Derrick Cameron, 8 p.m. Friday, Marlintini's Lounge. Tickets at Annie Kaill's and Marlintini's, $8 advance, $10 day of show, Morgan Preston is opening act.

Capital City Science Fair, 4:30-6 p.m. Friday, 10:30 a.m.- noon Saturday, Marie Drake Gym.

``Archaeology: The Not-So-Obvious in Alaska's History,'' 7 p.m. Saturday, Alaska State Museum, presentation by a panel of archaeologists, first in museum's Spring Lecture Series. Free.

Storyteller Anna-Noel, 7 p.m. Thursday, March 2, Mendenhall Valley Library, 8-year-old storyteller from Anchorage has won national and regional festivals.

Friends and Lovers Mardi Gras Ball, 6 p.m. Friday, March 3, Prospector Hotel, $10 for dancing and Mardi Gras Festivities, $15 for Creole buffet, music with Mike Roy and friends.

Dance

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.

Barn Dance, 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Scottish Rite Temple. Music by Footloose. Callers are Jan and Valerie. Beginners welcome. No experience or partner needed. Contras taught at 7 p.m. for beginners. $7.

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 with Russ and Linda Hansen, $5. Call 789-7811.

Exhibits

Exhibit of student beadwork, Juneau Arts and Humanities Council gallery, 206 N. Franklin. This is last week.

Original wood engravings by Julianna Humphreys, in the display cases at the Juneau Public Library through April.

``Hearts and Hands across the Americas'' Exhibit of quilts made by Southeast students and quilters to aid Bolivian orphans. Alaska State Museum.

``Alaska Gold: Life in the New Frontier,'' exhibit of photographs, letters and artifacts of Wilfred and Edmund McDaniel, California brothers who joined the 1898 Nome Gold Rush. Alaska State Museum. Through April 22.

``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

Entertainment

Peabody's Monster, 9 p.m.-1 a.m. Friday and Saturday, The Alaskan Bar, no cover. Open Mike, beginning at 8 p.m. Thursdays, at the Alaskan Bar and Hotel.

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.

Christian Coffee House Concert, 7-11 p.m. Saturday the Udder Culture in Mendenhall Mall, with the Worship Team from Valley Chapel. No cover charge, all ages welcome.

Automatic Daddy, Juneau rock band, 9:30 p.m.-closing Friday and Saturday, Hangar on the Wharf, no cover. Mike Roy, solo singer and guitarist, originals and covers, 8-10 p.m. Wednesday, no cover.

Funk Mighty Five, Juneau top 40 band, 9:30 p.m.-closing, Wed-Saturday, Marlintini's Lounge.

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 precedence over regular events when space is limited.



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