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Posted: Thursday, March 23, 2006

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"Hair," presented by Perseverance Theatre, runs Wednesdays, March 29, April 5 and 12; Thursdays, March 23, 30, April 6 and 13; Fridays, March 24, 31, April 7 and 14; Saturdays, March 25, April 1, 8 and 15; Sundays, March 26, April 2, 9 and 16; all performances are at 7:30 p.m., except for 2 p.m. matinees on Saturday and Sunday, April 15-16. Tickets at Hearthside Books, 463-TIXS or http://www.perseverancetheatre.org.

"Fool for Love," presented by Perseverance Theatre, 11 p.m.-midnight, Friday and Saturday, March 24-25; 2-3 p.m. Sunday, March 26, in the Phoenix Room. Pay-as-you-can.

Opera

"Don Giovanni," presented by Opera to GO!, preview at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, March 16; runs at 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday, March 24-25, at the Juneau-Douglas High School auditorium. $22 for adults, $17 for students and seniors. Tickets at Hearthside Books and at the door.

Dance

Thursday Night Contra Dance, 7:30-9:30 p.m. Thursday, March 23, at the Terry Miller Legislative Offices gymnasium, the Old Capital School gym. Use Sixth Street entrance. Dance with Tom Paul and friends and dance caller Odette Foster. All dances taught. Beginners welcome. No partners necessary. Bring clean, soft-soled shoes for dancing. Call: 321-3109.

Argentine tango classes, 6-7:30 p.m. and 8-9:30 p.m. Fridays, six-week series starts March 3, $30; rhumba dance classes, 7-8:30 p.m. Mondays, six-week series started March 6, $30; taught by Pat Belec and Frank Bergstrom at The Dance Loft. Call 523-1995.

Scandinavian folk dance workshop, with Mayor Bruce Botelho and accordion player Dale Wygant, 1:30-4:30 p.m. and 7-8:30 p.m. Saturday, March 25, at the Juneau Yacht Club. Afternoon session, $10. Evening session, free. Info, 790-3038.

events

"Mendenhall Valley Earth History: Then and Now," a presentation by Cathy Connor for the Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center fireside chat, 6:30 and 8 p.m. Friday, March 24. Free. Call, 789-6640.

Old Goat concert, 7 p.m. Friday, March 26, Back Room at the Silverbow Inn.

exhibits

"Ice: A Personal Meditation"; "Joseph Crumrine: Dog Portraits"; "Recent Acquisitions: Contemporary Alaska Art Donated by the Rasmuson Foundation"; "Alaska Positive 2006," at Alaska State Museum, 395 Whittier St., open 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Tuesdays through Saturdays. $3 for adults, youth under 18 free. Details: 465-2901.

"12x12"; Montana Creek Fish Trap replica; "Hands on History Room"; noon to 4 p.m. Tuesdays through Saturdays, at the Juneau-Douglas City Museum, Fourth and Main streets. Free through April. Call 586-3572.

"Best of the Year '05," work by Juneau Empire photographers Brian Wallace and Michael Penn, at the downtown library.

"Flashback: Photographs from the Sixties," work by Mark Daughhetee and Ken DeRoux, runs in the Perseverance Theatre Phoenix Room during performances of "Hair."

New work by photographer Ron Klein, through March at KTOO, 360 Egan Drive.

"Shadows," through March at the Ruby Room, 171 Shattuck Way, Emporium Mall.

Juneau Artists Gallery, assorted work by 25 local artists, featuring photography by Steve Christianson in March, Senate Building, 175 S. Franklin St., Suite 111. Shows 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday.

"Rust, Dirt and Deer Legs," new work by Rachael Juzeler, through March at Two Crow Studio and Gallery, 245 Marine Way.

Plein Rein painters, through March at Juneau Arts and Humanities Council, 206 N. Franklin St.

night life

Bluegrass 101, 7-9 p.m. Saturday, March 25; at the Island Pub. No cover. Details: 364-1595.

Monday night Raw with DJ Astronomar, every Monday; SpankTheDog, 9 p.m.-close Wednesday, March 20; open mike with Patrice Helmar, 9:30 p.m.-close Thursday, March 23; Last Train, 9:30 p.m.-close Friday-Saturday, March 24-25, at the Alaskan Hotel & Bar. Details: 586-1000.

BRAVE Monkey, jazz-funk, 9:30 p.m., Thursday, March 23; SpankTheDog, 9:30 p.m.-close Friday, March 24; Rob Cohen Trio, 9:30 p.m.-close, Saturday, March 25; Jesse Stringer, 9:30 p.m.-close Sunday, March 25; C. Scott Fry, 9:30 p.m.-close, Wednesday, March 29, at Doc Water's Pub & Restaurant. Details: 586-3627.

"Skiers Friday on Monday," ski and snowboarding movies, at the Hangar on the Wharf. Details 586-5018.

Salsa Nights, 9 p.m.-12:30 a.m. every Thursday; at the Imperial Billiard & Bar.

Kenny Knapp, country swing-rock, 9 p.m.-2 a.m., Fridays and Saturday, at the Sandbar.

Local music on "Wet Wednesdays" at Squires Rest in Auke Bay. Details: 789-7829.

Karaoke with Louie Rogers, 8:30 p.m.-closing, Wednesdays, at the Rendezvous; 9 p.m.-close Fridays at the Eagles Lodge; 9 p.m.-close Saturdays at G.W. Teal.

NTN Trivia, nightly; trivia contest, Sundays, at the Triangle Club.

NBA Season Pass, daily; Free Pool and 8-Ball Tournament at 4:30 p.m. Sundays; Karaoke at 9 p.m. Sundays, Mondays, Tuesdays; DJ Dan-O-Mite, 9:30 p.m.-closing, Fridays-Saturdays; Texas Hold 'em Poker, 7 p.m. Wednesdays and Thursdays; Roughhouse Friday Boxing, 9 p.m.-close Friday, March 24, at Marlintini's Lounge.



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