what's happening

Posted: Thursday, April 28, 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. Thursday, Fridays and Saturdays, April 28-30, at Perseverance Phoenix Room. Pay-as-you-can.

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

"Lysistrata," a University of Alaska Southeast student production, 2 p.m. Sunday, May 1, at the UAS Egan Lecture Hall. $5 mininum donation. All proceeds to the American Red Cross of Alaska.

"columbinus," a Perseverance Theatre production, pay-as-you-can preview at 7 p.m. Wednesday, May 4, show opens on Friday, May 6.

Concerts

Organ concert, with J. Allan MacKinnon on the Kimball Theatre Organ, noon Friday, April 29, at the State Office Building.

Full Circle Music Student Recital, 7 p.m. Saturday, April 30, and 3 p.m. Sunday, May 1, at Aldersgate Church, Cinema Drive, in the Valley. Students of Mary DeSmet and Greg Burger performing on piano, voice, guitar, fiddle, banjo and mandolin. Reception follows. Open to the public.

Dance

Argentinian tango weekend, with Pablo Repun, 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.

events

Juneau-Douglas City Museum tour guide training workshops, introduction to Native arts and culture with Linda Daniel and Donald Gregory, 9 a.m.-noon Saturday, April 30; Juneau history workshop, 9 a.m.-noon Saturday, May 7. For more information, call 586-3572.

Bishop's Bash, 6 p.m. Saturday, April 30, at the Thane Ore House. All-you-can-eat salmon and halibut dinners, auction, a dance with DJ Psyience and awards for Ed Christian and Peter Freer. Tickets at the door, Hearthside Books or http://www.perseverancetheatre.org.

David Stone lecture, one-time only discussion and slide-show presentation on the hey-day of Juneau's three great hard rock mines, 6:30-8:30 p.m. Thursday, May 5, at Centennial Hall. Tickets, $10 for adults, $7 for children and seniors, at the City Museum and Hearthside Books. Call 586-3572.

Pelican Boardwalk Shuffle, Thursday-Sunday, May 5-8, in Pelican. For more information, turn to page 3.

exhibits

Sydney Laurence paintings from the permanent collection; "A Northern Adventure: The Art of Fred Machetanz," open now, grand opening Friday, May 6, 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.

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; live music with No Drama, 9:30 p.m.-close Friday-Saturday, April 29-30; Toga Party, 10 p.m.-close Saturday, April 30, prizes for best female toga, beat male toga and best toga couple; Cinco de Mayo Party, with free taco bar 5-7 p.m., hot pepper eating contest, 6th Annual Wet T-shirt Contest and live music, 9 p.m.-close Thursday, May 5; at Marlintini's Lounge.

NTN Trivia, nightly; trivia contest, 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.

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.theater



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