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Posted: Thursday, April 21, 2005

Theater

"Richard III," a Theatre in the Rough production, plays at 8 p.m. Thursdays through Saturdays through May 7, at McPhetres Hall. Tickets at Hearthside Books or at the door.

"Voyage," a Perseverance Theatre second-stage production, 7 and 9 p.m. Friday-Saturday, April 22-23, at the Filipino Community Hall, 251 S. Franklin Street; and 7 and 9 p.m. Friday-Saturdays, April 28-29, at Perseverance Phoenix Room. Pay-as-you-can.

"Barber of Seville," a Juneau Lyric Opera production, 7:30 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays, April 22-23 and April 29-30, at the Juneau-Douglas High School auditorium. Tickets at Hearthside Books or at the door.

"The Legend of Tanga Loa," presented by Auke Bay School, 10 a.m. and 6 p.m. Thursday, April 21, at Auke Bay School gym.

Dancing

Thursday Night Contra Dance, 7:30-9:45 p.m. Thursday, April 21, at the Terry Miller Legislative Offices gym. Use Sixth Street entrance. Live music with Juneau's Impromptu dance band and dance caller Tom Paul. All dances taught. Beginners welcome. No partners necessary. Bring clean, soft-soled shoes for dancing. Call 463-3214.

Argentinian tango weekend, with Pablo Repun, April 22, 23, 24 and 27, at JRC/The Alaska Club downtown; April 29, 30 and May 1, at the Hangar Ballroom at Merchants Wharf. $50 per person per weekend, or $90 for both weekends. Call 364-2334 or e-mail jifdance@hotmail.com.

Concerts

Organ concert, featuring the musical stylings of J. Allan MacKinnon on the Kimball Theatre Organ, noon Friday, April 22, at the State Office Building.

Exhibits

Sydney Laurence paintings from the permanent collection; at Alaska State Museum, 395 Whittier St., open 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Tuesdays through Saturdays. $5 for adults, youth under 18 free. Details: 465-2901.

"Cenotaph," new work by Juneau painter Rob Roys, runs through April; Tuesdays through Saturdays, at the Juneau-Douglas City Museum, Fourth and Main streets. Call 586-3572.

New work by Page Bridges, shows at Rainbow Foods indefinitely, 224 Fourth St.

Third Annual University of Alaska Southeast Student Juried Exhibition, runs through April at the Juneau Arts and Humanities Council gallery, 206 N. Franklin St., 586-ARTS.

Alaska Photographic Arts Association Spring Show, runs through April at KTOO, 360 Egan Drive.

The Ruby Room, featuring artistic pieces related to the theme "Color," runs through April, behind Heritage Coffee in the Emporium Mall. Details: 586-3440.

Juneau Artists Gallery, assorted work by 25 local artists, featuring work of Lana West in April. Senate Building, 175 S. Franklin St., Suite 111. Shows 9 a.m.-9 p.m., daily.

New and old work by Pelican wood carver Eric Bealer, runs through April, Annie Kaill's, 244 Front St., 586-2880.

New and old work by Idaho photographer Dennis Sellers, runs through April at Little City Gallery, 171 Shattuck Way, 586-4048.

Events

Dan DeRoux, one-night art exhibition, 5 p.m. Friday, April 22, at the Hangar Ballroom.

"Trends in American Food History: From Centennial to Bicentennial to Mark Kurlansky," a lecture by Ann Chandonnet to the Juneau Wriiters, 2 p.m. Saturdays, April 23, at 8452 Kimberly St. in the Mendenhall Valley. Call 790-3038.

Empty Bowls, a dinner to benefit the Glory Hole, 5-7 p.m. Saturday, April 23, at Centennial Hall. Tickets at Hearthside Books.

Night Life

Hip-hop with DJ Astronomar, Mondays; open mike, Thursdays; at the Alaskan.

Splinter Pickers, every Thursday; at the Imperial Billiard & Bar.

Karaoke with Ryan, Sundays and Tuesdays, 9 p.m.-closing; Karaoke with K-Rob, 9 p.m.-closing, Mondays and Wednesdays; DJ Dan-O-Mite, 9:30 p.m.-closing, Thursdays-Saturdays; Free Pool and 8-Ball Tournament at 4:30 p.m. Sundays; at Marlintini's Lounge.

NTN Trivia, nightly; trivia contest, 7 p.m. Sundays, at the Triangle.

Classical guitar with John Unzicker in the Velvet Room, 6-9 p.m., every Tuesday-Sunday, at DocWater's.

Tom Locher with vocalist Julie Cozzi, smooth piano music, 6-9 p.m. Fridays, at the Goldbelt Hotel. Details: 586-6900.

To be announced, 9 p.m.-2 a.m., Fridays and Saturdays, at the Sandbar.

Local music on "Wet Wednesdays"; The Rock 'n' Roll Machine's Jam Night, 9:30 p.m., at Squires Rest in Auke Bay. Details: 789-7829.

Karaoke with Louie Rogers, 8:30 p.m.-closing, Wednesdays, at the Rendezvous.



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