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Posted: Thursday, March 20, 2003

Theater

"Winesburg: Small Town Life," by Perseverance Theatre, shows at 7:30 p.m. Thursdays, 8 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays, 6 p.m. Sundays at Perseverance Theatre. Tickets $17 for adults, $13 for students/seniors on Thursdays and Sundays, $22 for adults, $18 for students/seniors on Fridays and Saturdays, available at Hearthside Books, at the theater box office at 364-2421 ext. 35, or online at www.perseverancetheatre.org. Runs until April 6.

"Number The Stars," by Northern Light Junior Theatre, shows at 7:30 p.m. Friday, March 21, and Saturday, March 22, at Northern Light United Church. Tickets $5 for all ages, available at the door only.

Concerts

"Award Winning Songs from the Silver Screen," performed by conductor/pianist Joel Revzen and soprano Cynthia Rhys, presented by the Juneau Arts & Humanities Council, at 7 p.m. Tuesday, March 25, at the Treadwell Room of the Baranof Hotel. Tickets $50 in advance at Hearthside Books and Rainy Day Bookstore.

Christine Antenbring, mezzo-soprano, presented by Juneau Lyric Opera and Aspen Hotels, also featuring pianist Mikhail Hallak, at 8 p.m. Saturday, March 22, at Chapel by the Lake. Tickets $15 in advance at Hearthside Books, $18 at the door, $12 in advance for seniors and students, $15 at the door.

Dance

Barn Dance, at 7:30-11 p.m. Saturday, March 22, at St. Ann's Parish Hall. Beginners welcome, no partners necessary. Bring clean, soft-soled shoes and comfortable, cool clothing for dancing. Tickets are $7 for the public, $6 for members of AFF and JIF, $4 for seniors and students, and free for children under 12, Americorps, VISTA and JV volunteers. Details: 586-5621.

Events

"Aerial & Terrestrial Photography of Alaska," Everett Hinkley, regional photogrammetrist for the Forest Service in Alaska, will display photography from the Tongass and Chugach National Forests, at 6:30 and 8 p.m. Friday, March 21, at the Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center. Free.

"Apurowak (She Bathes in a Sacred Place): The Didactics of Scratching Sticks in Indigenous Women's Seclusion Practices," lecture by Mary Rojas, 7-8:30 p.m. Friday, March 21, at UAS Egan Library.

Meet Peter Rabbit, 11 a.m.-1 p.m., Saturday, March 22, at Hearthside Books in the Nugget Mall. Bring children for storytime, activities, games and more. Details: 789-2750. Free.

Pelican Boardwalk Boogie Fund-raiser, 6:30-7:30 p.m. halibut dinner, 8 p.m. Twisted Talent Show and Filthy Song Revue, Saturday, March 22, at the Elks Lodge. Live music and dance, silent auction, and no host bar. Tickets for dinner and event $17 in advance, $20 at the door, tickets for event only $8 in advance, $10 at the door, available at Paradise Cafe or call (907) 586-BOGY.

Painting on Rocks with Judy Rice, 1-3:30 p.m., Monday, March 24 through Friday, March 28, at the Juneau-Douglas City Museum. For youths age 8-12, preregistration required. Details: 586-3572. Free.

Spring Drawing Workshop with artist Kathy Hocker, 12:30-3:30 p.m., Wednesday, March 26, through Friday, March 28, at the Alaska State Museum. Students will need to wear appropriate clothing and rubber boots for being outside for two hours. For youths grades 3-8, preregistration required. Details: 465-2901. Free.

Exhibits

"Earth, Fire and Fibre," a biennial juried exhibition of objects made by Alaska artists, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., Tuesday through Saturday, at the Alaska State Museum, 395 Whittier St. Includes 62 works by 51 Alaska artists. Runs through April 19. Details: 465-2901.

"New Paintings and the Art of Collage," exhibition of art by Don Weir, at the Juneau Arts and Humanities Council gallery, 206 N. Franklin St. Runs through March 28. Details: 586-2787.

"100 years of Maps," at the Juneau-Douglas City Museum. Runs through Nov. 29. Details: 586-3572.

Nightlife

Open mike Thursdays at The Alaskan Bar.

Open mike with The Mighty Underdogs on Thursdays at the Imperial, no cover.

Karaoke, 9 p.m. Thursday and Saturday, and Lucky the one-man band plays at Henry's Food and Spirits in the Mendenhall Mall.

DJ Dan and Heavy E spin dance music Thursday-Saturday nights beginning at 9. Tuesdays and Wednesdays at Marlintini's Lounge. No cover.

Karaoke with Louie Rogers, 8:30 p.m.-12:30 a.m. Thursday-Saturday at the Rendezvous.

The Swingers play classic rock, 9 p.m. to closing Friday night at the Sandbar, no cover.



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