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Posted: Thursday, May 27, 2004

Theater

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

Concerts

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

Brown Bag Concert, Ben Thomas, noon Friday, May 28, at Nugget Mall. Free.

Cyrus Chestnut Trio, 8 p.m. Friday, May 28, at Juneau-Douglas High School auditorium. $20 adults, $16 students and seniors. Tickets at Hearthside Books or www.jazzandclassics.org.

Jazz & Classics Community Day on Campus, 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday, May 29, at University of Alaska Southeast. Free performances throughout the day by local ensembles, big bands, jazz combos, wind, piano and string groups.

Dirty Dozen Brass Band, 8 p.m. Saturday, May 29, at JDHS auditorium. $25 adults, $20 students and seniors. Tickets at Hearthside Books or www.jazzandclassics.org.

Concert in the Park, featuring Lifted, Angry Angry Death Slug, Spasm, Groping for Elmo, Canadian Shortstack and more, 3-5 p.m. Saturday, May 29, at Marine Park. Details: Loken, 723-3331.

Rangimarie, a singing, dancing and drumming group from New Zealand, 7:30 p.m. Friday, June 4, at Juneau-Douglas High School auditiorium. Tickets at Hearthside, Rainy Day Books and the Juneau Arts and Humanities Council.

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 Street.

Events

12th Annual Great Alaska Craft Beer & Home Brew Festival, in Haines, brewers banquet, 6 p.m. Friday, May 28, $45, call 907-766-2476 for reservations; frisbee golf tournament, 10 a.m., craft beer tasting festival, noon-5 p.m., $20 at the door; live music with Danny Godinez Band and Eight Minute Growler. Details, www.seakfair.org.

Dances

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.

Night life

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

Open mike Wednesdays with Patrice, 9 p.m.-closing, 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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