Entertainment calendar

Posted: Thursday, June 01, 2000


``High Art,'' 8:30 p.m. tonight and 9 p.m. Saturday at the Back Room Cinema. Starting next Tuesday at 8:30 p.m. is ``The Celluloid Closet.'' The June theme is gay pride month.

``Center Stage,'' (PG-13) starts Friday and shows nightly at 7:10 at the 20th Century Twin, with second shows at 9:25 and matinees at 2:10 and 4:25 Saturday and Sunday afternoons.

``American Psycho,'' (R) ends tonight, last shows at 7:10 and 9:10 at the 20th Century Twin.

``Mission Impossible 2,'' (PG-13) shows nightly at 6:50 at the Glacier Cinema, with second shows at 9:30 and matinees at 1:50 and 4:30 Saturday and Sunday afternoons.

``Shanghai Noon,'' (PG-13) shows nightly at 7 at the Glacier Cinema, with second shows at 9:20 and matinees at 2 and 4:20 Saturday and Sunday afternoons.

``Love and Basketball,'' (PG-13) ends tonight, last shows at 6:30 and 9:00 at the Glacier Cinema.

``Gladiator,'' (R) shows nightly at 7 at the 20th Century Twin, with matinees at 2 Saturday and Sunday afternoons.

``Dinosaur,'' (PG) shows nightly at 6:30 at the Glacier Cinema, with second shows at 8:40 and matinees at 1:30 and 3:40 Saturday and Sunday afternoons.

``Road Trip,'' (R) shows nightly at 7:10 at the Glacier Cinema, with second shows at 9:10 and matinees at 2:10 and 4:10 Saturday and Sunday afternoons.

``Big Momma's House,'' (PG-13) starts Friday and shows nightly at 6:40 at the Glacier Cinema, with second shows at 9 and matinees at 1:40 and 4:00 Saturday and Sunday afternoons.


Debbie Milligan, contemporary Christian artist and songwriter, 7 p.m. Friday, Valley Chapel, 9741 Mendenhall Loop. The concert is free.

Sitka Summer Music Festival, June 2-23, Sitka. Call (907)-747-6774 for tickets and information.

Concerts in the Park, 7-8:30 p.m., every Friday from June 2 to August 11, Marine Park. This Friday, Raven's Voice Theater and Celebration 2000 will perform, with Claire Richardson as MC.


``Fry Tales,'' Opens Friday at Perseverance Theatre. Performances at 7 p.m. Thursday-Sunday, and 4 p.m. Saturday and Sunday. Pay-as-you-can shows are at 7 p.m. Wednesdays, June 7 and June 14. Tickets to all shows $11 adults, $9 for kids 13 and under. For all ages.

Special Events

Pride Carnival 2000, noon to 11 p.m., Sunday at Second Street (closed for the day) between Seward and Main Streets, and at the Back Room. Gay Pride events, featuring speakers, live bands, open-mike, crafts.

Family Magic Night, featuring Spokane magician Dave Womach, 7 p.m., Sunday, Juneau-Douglas High School. Tickets are $5, available at Hearthside Books and at the door.

Book signing

Author Marilyn George, will sign her book, ``Following the Alaskan Dream,'' at 7:30 p.m. Monday, Downtown library.

Children's book about Tlingit traditions, characters book is based on, as well as photographer, at book signing 12-2 p.m. Saturday at Hearthside Books downtown.


Perseverance Theatre general auditions, 6:30-10:30 p.m., Monday and Tuesday, June 5 and 6. Call for appointment 364-2421, ext. 26.


Perseverance Theatre Cross Training Summer Writing and Performance Project, June 26-July 8, workshop series on poetry, fiction, and playwriting, as well as stage and acting. Call 364-2421, ext. 21.

Shakespeare 2000 and Junior Theatre Program, Perseverance Theatre's summer youth programs. July 10-Aug. 5. Participation in Shakespeare by interview, the Junior Theatre program is open. Tuition is $325, $310 if before June 1. Call 364-2421, ext. 21.

Janice Holst Summer Dance Academy, June 5-30, dance classes, crafts, acting and stage design classes, all-day and half-day sessions, ages 4-7 and 8-17, call Holst at 586-1462.

Thrush Hill Music: Instrumental Music Camp, June 23-30, Harborview School Annex, call 586-1915 to register. Focus on a variety of instruments and styles, cost ranges from $30-$60, for ages 6-adult.

Dance Performance

Romeo and Juliet and Le Cirque, 7 p.m. Saturday, 3 p.m. Sunday, JDHS auditorium. Performance conceived and directed by Rio Mitani and Christian Martinu for Juneau Dance Unlimited. Tickets $12 advance, $15 door, $10 children, available at JDU and Hearthside Books


Images in Stone and Wood: Kate Boesser art exhibit, Juneau Arts and Humanities Council Gallery. Noon to 4:30 p.m. weekdays.

``Looking Forward, Looking Back,'' a look at the first century of the Alaska State Museum, and ``Drawing Shadows to Stone: Photographing North Pacific Peoples (1887-1902),'' at the Alaska State Museum.

``Juneau through the Stereoscope: The Magic of 3-D Photography, 1881-present,'' Juneau-Douglas City Museum, Hours 9 a.m.-5p.m. daily, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. weekends. Admission $3, under 18 free.


Bob Cole and Tag Eckles, 9 p.m.-1 a.m. Friday and Saturday, The Alaskan Bar, no cover.

Automatic Daddy, 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, 9-12 p.m. Wednesday.

Funk Mighty Five, Juneau top 40 rock and roll band, 9:30 p.m.-closing, Friday and Saturday, Marlintini's Lounge. No cover. Karaoke Tuesday and Wednesday; live DJ Thursday.

Tyler Eckles, 2-6 p.m. Monday through Friday, Red Dog Saloon, no cover. Rich Coneen, 6-11 p.m., Sunday, Monday and Tuesday, no cover. Jimmy Watters, 6-11 p.m. Friday and Saturday, 2-6 p.m. Sunday, no cover.

Troy Hull, wide variety of music from country to rock, 8 p.m.-1 a.m. Wednesday and Thursday and 9 p.m.-2 a.m. Friday and Saturday, the Sandbar. No cover.

Mary's Igloo, Juneau rock and top 40 band, 9:30 p.m.-2:30 a.m. Friday and Saturday at Club 2000. No cover. Louie Rogers, karaoke, 8 p.m.-1 a.m. Sunday. No cover.

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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