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Posted: Thursday, May 20, 2004

Theater

"WAIT!" the West Coast premiere, as written by Julie Jensen, continues until closing at 2 p.m. Sunday, May 30. Plays at 7 p.m. Thursday, May 20 and 27; 8 p.m. Friday, May 21 and 28; 8 p.m. Saturday, May 22 and 29; and 6 p.m. Sunday, May16 and 23, at Perseverance Theatre. Tickets available at www.perseverancetheatre.org, Hearthside Books, at the door or by calling the theater at 364-2421 x35.

Concerts

JDHS ensembles and soloists, encore performances from the Southeast Music Festival and beyond, 7 p.m. Thursday, May 20, at JDHS auditorium.

Tommy Castro Band, 8 p.m. Friday, May 21, at Centennial Hall. $20 for adults, $16 for seniors and students. A Jazz & Classics event. Tickets available at Hearthside Books or online at www.jazzandclassics.org.

Classical Champagne Cruise with Philippe Djokic, Linda Rosenthal, Mary Ruth Ray and Susan Salm, noon Saturday, May 22, at Auke Bay-Statter Harbor Dock. $60 adults. www.jazzandclassics.org

Tommy Castro Band Blues Cruises, 7 p.m. and 10 p.m. Saturday, May 22, at Downtown Seadrome Dock. $60 for early show, $50 for late show. www.jazzandclassics.org

Family Matinee with Prairie Winds, Philippe Djokic, Linda Rosenthal, Mary Ruth Ray, Lynn Stodola and Susan Salm, 3 p.m. Sunday, May 23, at Aldersgate United Methodist Church. $15 for adults, $5 for students and seniors. www.jazzandclassics.org

Here's To Song, The Alaska Youth Choir 10th anniversary celebration, featuring a special mass choir performance of the AYC, AYC alumni and Juneau School District choirs. 3 p.m. Sunday, May 23, at JDHS Auditorium. $10 adults, $5 for students and seniors. Tickets at Hearthside Books and door.

Riffs, Rondos & Riesling, with Prairie Winds, Philippe Djokic, Linda Rosenthal, Mary Ruth Ray, Lynn Stodola, Susan Salm and the Ben Thomas Trio, door open at 7 p.m., show at 7:30 p.m. Sunday, May 23, at Baranof Hotel. $30 for adults. www.jazzandclassics.org

Brown Bag Concert with Ben Thomas Trio, noon Monday, May 24, at State Office Building. Free.

Spanning A Century: From Beethoven to Dohnanyi, with Philippe Djokic, Linda Rosenthal, Mary Ruth Ray, Lynn Stodola, Susan Salm, 7:30 p.m. Monday, May 24, at Chapel by the Lake. Pre-concert talk begins at 6:30 p.m. $20 for adults, $16 for students and seniors. www.jazzandclassics.org

Brown Bag Concert with Philippe Djokic and Lynn Stodola, noon Tuesday, May 25, at State Office Building. Free

Brown Bag Concert with Prairie Winds, Philippe Djokic, Mary Ruth Ray, Lynn Stodola, Susan Salm, noon Wednesday, May 26, at State Office Building. Free.

Prairie Winds, 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, May 26, with pre-concert talk at 6:30 p.m., at Chapel by the Lake. $20 for adults, $16 for students and seniors. www.jazzandclassics.org

Brown Bag Concert, Susan Salm and Lynn Stodola, noon Thursday, May 27, at State Office Building. Free.

Prairie Winds, 7 p.m. Thursday, May 27, in Tenakee Springs. www.jazzandclassics.org

Concert in the Park, 2-4 p.m. Saturday, May 29, at Marine Park. Details: Loken, 723-3331.

Exhibits

"Fusing Traditions: Transformations in Glass by Native American Artists," works by 18 Native artists, runs through Sept. 25; "Eskimo Drawings," a collection of drawings done by Inupiat and Yup'ik artists in Alaska between 1900-1970, runs through Oct. 3 at the Alaska State Museum, 395 Whittier Street. Open 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Tuesdays-Saturdays. $3 for adults, youth under 18 free. Call 465-2901 for more information.

"The Glory of Glaciers," "Tlingit Regalia" and "Panoramic Photographs," shows noon-4 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday, at the Juneau Douglas City Museum. Free. Call 586-3572.

New work by Asha Falcon, runs through month at Rock Paper Scissors, 245 Marine Way. 10:30 a.m.-5 p.m. Thursday through Saturday.

"Beyond words," Nancy Karacand, beadwork and baskets; Paul Kinslow, paintings; Gene Harrison, paintings; shows through the month at the Juneau Arts & Humanities Council. Details: 586-ARTS.

Juneau Artists Gallery, assorted work by 25 local artists, featuring watercolor painter Cindy Burchfield in May. Senate Building, 175 S. Franklin St., Suite 111. Shows 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday.

New work by Rick Clair, shows through May at The Friendly Planet Loft, Second and Seward streets.

New acrylics by Juneau painter Constance Baltuck Hartle, runs through month at Annie Kaill's, 244 Front St.

Dances

Juneau Dance Unlimited spring show, 7 p.m. Friday, May 21, 2 p.m. and 7 p.m. Saturdya, May 22, and 2 p.m. Sunday, May 23, at JDU studio, second floor of the Scottish Rite Temple, Fourth and Seward streets.

L'Ecole de Ballet, 7 p.m. Saturday, May 22, in the Juneau-Douglas High School Auditorium. Details: Charlie, 790-3041.

Salsa lessons with Antonio Diaz and Heather Haugland at Juneau Dance Unlimited. Intermediate classes Tuesdays 6-7:30pm. $10 per person per class, $8 for students. Call 586-5825 with questions.

Events

Eliza Soule, community engagement educator at the Alaska Intiative for Community Engagement, workshop for instructing youth in arts, 9 a.m.-noon Thursday, May 20, at Perseverance Theatre.

Night life

Open mike Thursdays with Patrice, 9 p.m.-closing, at the Alaskan.

Open mike Wednesdays with Patrice, 9 p.m.-closing; Boom, playing rock and funk with special guests, 9:30 p.m.-12:30 a.m. Thursdays, at the Imperial.

NBA Season Pass, all NBA playoff games; Major League Baseball on satellite; DJ Dan-O-Mite and Heavy E, 9:30 p.m.-close, Fridays and Saturdays; Karaoke with K-Rob and Hot Skot, 9 p.m.-close, Sundays-Wednesdays; free pool Sundays, 4 p.m.-close; at Marlintini's.

Tom Locher, smooth piano music, 6-9 p.m. Fridays, Goldbelt Hotel, Chinook's. Details: 586-6900.

Kenny Knapp, 9 p.m.-close, Wednesdays-Sundays, at the Sandbar.

9-Ball Tournament and Live Jazz, 7 and 8 p.m., Tuesdays; 8-Ball Tournament, 7 p.m. Wednesdays; Karaoke and dance music, 9 p.m., Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays, at the Viking.

Local music on "Wet Wednesdays;" The Rockn Roll Machine's Jam Night, 9:30 p.m., Saturdays, 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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