Entertainment calendar

Posted: Thursday, April 27, 2000

Movies

``Theremin,'' 8 p.m. tonight and Saturday at the Back Room Cinema. Starting next Tuesday at 8 p.m. is ``Rebel Without a Cause.'' The May movie theme is high school.

``Where the Heart is,'' (PG-13) starts Friday and shows nightly at 6:50 at the Glacier Cinema, with second shows at 9:10 Friday and Saturday nights, and matinees at 1:50 and 4:10 Saturday and Sunday afternoons.

``Frequency,'' (PG-13) 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.

``Flintstones in Viva Rock Vegas,'' (PG) starts Friday and shows nightly at 6:40 at the Glacier Cinema, with second shows at 8:50 Friday and Saturday nights, and matinees at 1:40 and 3:50 Saturday and Sunday afternoons.

``High Fidelity,'' (R) ends tonight, last show at 7:10 at the Glacier Cinema.

``Erin Brockovich,'' (R) ends tonight, last show at 6:30 at the Glacier Cinema.

``Return to Me,'' (PG) ends tonight, last show at 7 at the 20th Century Twin.

``Keeping the Faith,'' (PG-13) shows tonight at 6:50 at the Glacier Cinema, Friday moves downtown and shows at 6:50 at the 20th Century Twin, with second shows at 9:20 Friday and Saturday nights, and matinees at 1:50 and 4:20 Saturday and Sunday afternoons.

``U-571,'' (PG-13) shows nightly at 7:10 at the 20th Century Twin, with second shows at 9:30 Friday and Saturday nights, and matinees at 2:10 and 4:30 Saturday and Sunday afternoons.

``28 Days,'' (PG-13) shows tonight at 6:40 at the Glacier Cinema, switching to 7:10 nightly beginning Friday, with second shows at 9:30 Friday and Saturday nights, and matinees at 2:10 and 4:30 Saturday and Sunday afternoons.

``Rules of Engagement,''(R) shows tonight at 7 at the Glacier Cinema, switching to 6:30 nightly beginning Friday, with second shows at 9 Friday and Saturday nights, and matinees at 1:30 and 4 Saturday and Sunday afternoons.

Concerts

Southeast Alaska Music Festival, concerts with a wide variety of soloists, choirs and ensembles, 6-10 p.m. Thursday through Saturday, Juneau-Douglas High School auditorium, 800 musicians from throughout Southeast competing and performing. $4 adults, $3 students.

Juneau Children's Peace Choir, free concert 7 p.m. Friday, Aldersgate Methodist Church on Cinema Drive.

Christian Coffeehouse Concert, 8-11 p.m. Saturday, Udder Culture, music by the Chapel by the Lake worship team and members of St. Paul's Catholic Church.

Spring For The Arts: concert with variety of Juneau performers, 3 to 5 p.m. Sunday, Juneau-Douglas High School auditorium, benefits the Juneau Community Charter School. Also includes a silent action of donated artwork. Tickets $15 advance, $18 door, kids $5.

University Singers Spring Concert 2000, 7 p.m. Monday, Aldersgate Methodist Church, $5 at the door. Music of Haydn, De Cormier, Thompson and others.

Theater

``Wild Nights with Emily,'' Free previews 6 p.m. Sunday, pay-as-you-can preview 7:30 p.m. Tuesday and Thursday (May 4), opens Friday May 5 at Perseverance Theatre.

Workshops

The Juneau Goldbelt and the great mines: Presentation by David Stone and Ken Maas, slides and talk on geology, mineral deposits and mining history, 7-10 p.m. tonight, Juneau Douglas City Museum, $21. Call to register, 586-3572. Also Richard and Nora Dauenhauer, presentation on Native culture and its interpretation, 7-10 p.m. Tuesday, May 2, $21.

``Bird Brains: The Intelligence of Ravens, Crows, Magpies and Jays,''author Candace Savage gives a presentation on the ideas presented in her book, 9 a.m. Saturday. Alaska State Museum.

Eat or be Eaten: A look at Predators, presentation by biologist and author Candace Savage, for kids and adults, 3 p.m. Saturday at the Mendenhall Valley library.

Dance

Contra Dance, waltzes at 7:30 p.m., contras 8-10 p.m. tonight, Terry Miller Building (former Capital School), music by Ladies Choice, Tom Paul calling, $3, partners and experience not needed.

Juneau International Folk Dancers, 7:15-10 p.m. Friday at the Juneau Dance Unlimited studio in Scottish Rite Temple. Open to all interested and free. Line, circle and couple dances from around the world taught and danced weekly. Call Judy, 586-6237.

Dances of Universal Peace, normally 7-9 p.m. every second and fourth Saturday, moved to Saturday, April 29, 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

UAS student art exhibit, ends Friday, Juneau Arts and Humanities Council Gallery.

``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.

Photographs by Jeff Brown, Armadillo Tex-Mex Cafe.

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

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

Studio art and craft sale: 9 a.m.- 4 p.m. Saturday, 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Sunday, Spiral studio at 418 Harris in Arcticorp building, works by eight local artists.

Entertainment

Ari and the Swingers, 9 p.m.-1 a.m. Friday and Saturday, no cover, Open Mike, 8 p.m.-midnight Thursday, The Alaskan Bar, no cover.

Mary's Igloo, Juneau rock and top 40 band, 9:30 p.m.-closing, Friday and Saturday, Hangar on the Wharf, no cover. Mike Roy, solo singer and guitarist from Juneau with originals and covers, 8-10 p.m. Wednesday.

Millennium Prophets, Juneau funk and rock band, 9:30 p.m.-closing, Friday-Saturday, Marlintini's Lounge. No cover.

Kenny Knapp, solo guitarist, singer, variety of music, 9 p.m.-2 a.m. Wednesday though Sunday night, at the Sandbar.

Knightriders, Juneau rock, country and top 40 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 precedence over regular events when space is limited.



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