What's Happening

Posted: Friday, May 30, 2003

Theater

"Up (The Man in the Flying Lawn Chair)," directed by Peter DuBois, at Perseverance Theatre. Shows at 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday, May 30 and 31, and at 2 p.m. Sunday, June 1, the final show. $17 for Thursday and Sunday shows, $22 for Friday and Saturday shows. Tickets available at Hearthside Books or Perseverance box office, or online at www.perseverancetheatre.org.

"In Cahoots," performed by Wild Rumpus Clown Theatre, at 8:30 p.m. Friday, May 30, and Saturday, May 31, at Marine Park. Pay-as-you-will. Will play at the same times the following weekend, June 6 and 7. Details: 463-1571.

"Understanding: Step Into the Light" a play about cancer, directed by P. Shane Mitchell, 7 p.m. Friday, June 6, at ANB Hall, Andrew C. Hope Bldg. Free admission, door prizes, and post-show discussion.

Concerts

Mars ILL, LightHeaded, Paul Wright and What Remains, 7 p.m. Friday, May 30, at the Juneau Christian Center auditorium. Admission, $10.

Sarah Hanson with Albert McDonnell, 7:30 p.m. Friday, May 30, at McPhetres Hall. Admission, $5.

Juneau Pride Chorus, 7:30 p.m. Saturday, June 7, at Northern Light United Church. Performed to benefit the work of the ACLU in Alaska. $10 for adults, $8 for K-12 students and seniors, available at Hearthside Books and at the door.

Dance

Doctors Without Borders benefit dance, 7-10:30 p.m. Saturday, May 31, at McPhetres Hall at Fourth and Gold streets. Doctors Without Borders is an international medical relief group, which won the Nobel Peace Prize in 1999. $5 for adults, $3 for kids 3-18, and $15 for a family. Baked goods and non-alcoholic drinks on sale. Details: 364-1597.

End of the Spring King Salmon Derby Celebration, featuring Smoke House, 9:30 p.m. Saturday, May 31, at Alaska Native Brotherhood Hall. $5, 21 and over.

Events

4-H Fair, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., Saturday, May 31, at the Nugget Mall. Small animal show at 11 a.m. and a dog show at noon. Will include foods, clothing, arts and crafts, and other exhibits.

Juneau Pride Festival, 11 a.m.-6 p.m., Sunday, June 1, at the Silverbow Bakery. Free. Performances by The Bobb Family Band, Dag Nabbit, Teri Tibbett, Brett Dillingham and the Wild Rumpus Clown Theatre.

Exhibits

"Introvert Extrovert: Representational Paintings, Classical Still Lifes to Bright, Exuberant Florals" by Dorinda Skains, through Friday, May 30, at Juneau Arts and Humanities Council gallery, 206 N. Franklin St. Open Monday-Friday, noon-5 p.m. Details: 586-2787.

"The W.R. Norton Collection: William H. Case and H.H. Draper Photographs (1898-1920)," an exhibition on the rapid growth of Skagway and Dyea after the discovery of gold in the Yukon, 8:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m. daily at the Alaska State Museum, 395 Whittier St. Runs through Nov. 8.

"Looking Both Ways: Heritage and Identity of the Alutiiq People," a collaborative exhibit between the Smithsonian Institution's Arctic Studies Center and the Alutiiq Heritage Museum and Archaeological Repository, 8:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m. daily at the Alaska State Museum, 395 Whittier St. Runs through Sept. 14. Details: 465-2901.

"Solidarity, Secret Rites and Social Ties," an exhibit about Juneau's fraternal organizations, sisterhoods and clubs, 9 a.m.- 5 p.m. weekdays, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. weekends at the Juneau-Douglas City Museum. Also, "100 Years of Maps." Runs through the summer. Details: 586-3572.

"Lace and Needlework Exhibition," examples of old lace, needlework, crochet, bobbin lace, embroidery and tatting from 1840s-1940, from Belgium, Italy, British Isles, France and United States. Runs through June 14 at Spirit Beads. Details: 463-3220.

Nightlife

Kenny Knapp, 9 p.m.-closing, Friday and Saturday, May 30 and 31, at the Sandbar.

Bob Cole, Tuesdays; III, Wednesdays; open mike, Thursdays; III, Friday and Saturday, May 30 and 31, at The Alaskan Bar.

Karaoke with Louie Rogers, 9 p.m. Friday night, at Henry's Food and Spirits in the Mendenhall Mall.

Silver Creek, 10 p.m.-closing Friday and Saturday, May 30 and 31, at the Imperial Billiard & Bar. Open mike, Thursday, June 5.

Karaoke at 9 p.m. Sundays, Tuesdays and Wednesdays at Marlintini's Lounge.

Karaoke, 8:30 p.m.-12:30 a.m. Thursday-Saturday at the Rendezvous.



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