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Entertainment calendar

Posted: Thursday, March 16, 2000

Movies

``Bob Roberts,'' 8 p.m. tonight and 3 p.m. Sunday at the Back Room Cinema. Starting next Tuesday at 8 p.m. is ``Dave.''

``Boiler Room,'' (R) ends tonight, last show at 7 at the Glacier Cinema.

``The Whole Nine Yards,'' (R) ends tonight, last show at 7 at the 20th Century Twin.

``The Next Best Thing,'' (PG-13) ends tonight, last show at 6:50 at the Glacier Cinema.

``The Cider House Rules,'' (PG-13) ends tonight, last show at 6:40 at the Glacier Cinema.

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

``The End of the Affair,'' (PG-13) starts Friday and shows nightly at 6:50 at the Glacier Cinema, with second shows at 9 Friday and Saturday nights, and matinees at 1:50 and 4 Saturday and Sunday afternoons.

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

``Erin Brockovich,'' (R) starts Friday and shows nightly at 6:40 at the Glacier Cinema, with second shows at 9:10 Friday and Saturday nights, and matinees at 1:40 and 4:10 Saturday and Sunday afternoons.

``Drowning Mona,'' (PG-13) shows nightly at 7:20 at the 20th Century Twin, with second shows at 9:20 Friday and Saturday nights, and matinees at 2:20 and 4:20 Saturday and Sunday afternoons.

``Mission to Mars,'' (PG) shows nightly at 7:10 at the Glacier Cinema, with second shows at 9:30 Friday and Saturday nights, and matinees at 2:10 and 4:30 Saturday and Sunday afternoons.

``My Dog Skip,'' (PG) shows nightly at 6:30 at the Glacier Cinema, with second shows at 8:50 Friday and Saturday nights, and matinees at 1:30 and 3:50 Saturday and Sunday afternoons.

Concerts

Peggy Seeger, 7 p.m., Centennial Hall. Tickets $12, $14 at the door, available at Hearthside Books. Benefit for Alaska Folk Festival.

Rainbow Planet Concert with Jim Valley, 4 p.m. Sunday, Aldersgate United Methodist Church, benefit for Juneau Community Food Bank, $10 adults, $5 kids.

Music at the Myriad, 7 p.m., Friday, two acts Myriad Cafe, $5, part of Alaska Folk Festival's Music at the Myriad series.

Theater

``The House of Blue Leaves,'' 7:30 p.m. Thursdays, 8 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays, 6 p.m. Sundays at Perseverance Theatre through April 2. Tickets $13-$17 Thursday and Sundays, $18-$22 Friday and Saturdays.

Special Events

Witnessing Life Poetry readings, 6 p.m. Tuesday, March 21, Juneau Arts and Humanities Council gallery.

Book signing with authors and photographers, 1-3 p.m. Saturday, new Hearthside Books in Nugget Mall, with Mark Kelley, Nick Jans, Jim Fowler and Nora Dauenhauer.

Workshop on being a good tour guide 9-noon. Saturday, presentation for tour guides, naturalists and hike leaders, tips and techniques for good presentations. Part of spring lecture series at Alaska State Museum.

The Juneau Joeys clown group, performing at Superbear Supermarket 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, to benefit the Southeast Alaska Food Bank.

Dance

Contra Dance, 8 p.m. tonight, McPhetres Hall. Music by Ladies Choice. Caller is Tom Paul. Beginners welcome. No experience or partner needed. $3 donation.

Hambo lesson, 7 p.m. tonight, McPhetres Hall. Taught by Charli Meacham and Jan Caulfield. Hambo II class tonight builds on last weeks introductory class. No partner needed. $3 donation.

English Country Dance, 4:30-7:00 p.m., followed by potluck supper, at the home of Doug Weaver, 538 6th Street, music by the Dominos with Odette Foster calling. Call 586-1787 for information.

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.

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

Art from Vladivostok, paintings by Russian artists at KTOO-FM. Open during business hours Monday-Friday.

Artists Paula Gregovich, Terri Gallant and Mary Stroeing exhibit, Juneau Arts and Humanities Council gallery, 206 N. Franklin. Regular hours 11:30-4:30 Monday-Friday.

Ken and Dan DeRoux, artists and brothers, show of recent paintings at the Juneau-Douglas City Museum. Noon-4 p.m., Friday and Saturday.

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

``The Dog Show'' Josephine Crumrine Liddell's Canine Portraits, from the 1940s. 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. At Alaska State Museum through April 22.

Art 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.

Entertainment

Bluesband, 9 p.m.-1 a.m. Friday and Saturday, The Alaskan Bar, no cover. Open Mike, beginning at 8 p.m. Thursdays.

Open Microphone, 7-10 p.m. Monday, at the Back Room at the Silverbow Inn. Sign up for a 15-minute set with emcee.3/20

Christian Coffee House Concert, 8-11 p.m. Saturday, Udder Culture in Mendenhall Mall, with the Bethel Youth Worship Team and Church of the Nazarene. No cover charge, all ages welcome.

Pat Henry, guitarist and singer, 6:30-8:30 p.m. Friday, Cafe Myriad, no cover.

Duke Fame and the Limousines, new Juneau blues and funk 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, Friday-Saturday, Marlintini's Lounge. No cover. St. Patrick's Day party, free corn beef and cabbage starting 5:30 p.m. Friday.

Old Kids on the Block, country and popular music, 9 p.m.-2 a.m. Friday and Saturday night, Troy Hull, solo guitarist and singer, 8 p.m.-midnight Wednesday and Thursday, 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.

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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