JUNEAU - "Battles of Fire and Water" opens this week with a pay-as-you can preview performance at 7:30 p.m. Sunday. The play officially opens at 7:30 p.m. Friday, March 6, and will run through Sunday, April 5.
Based on a book by Richard and Nora Marks Dauenhauer about the historic battles between the Russians and the Tlingits in 1802 and 1804, the play, was written by Dave Hunsaker and directed by Laurie McCants.
Pre-show discussions will be held at 7 p.m. on Fridays, and beer, wine and cocktails will be served at both Friday and Saturday evening performances. Beverages are provided by the Rendezvous Bar.
Friday and Saturday performances cost $27 for adults, $22 for seniors, and $17 for students. Thursday and Sunday performances are $22 for adults, $17 for seniors, and $12 for students. To purchase, call 463-TIXS.
For more information, visit www.perseverancetheatre.org.