Arts & Culture Calendar

Posted: Thursday, June 04, 2009

ART, EVENTS & PERFORMANCE

THURSDAY

"Drawing 101" class with Barbara Lydon, 6-9 p.m., The Canvas. Second of two classes. $25 for one class. $40 for both. Details: 586-1750 or www.canvasarts.org.

"Try the Wheel" class with Barbara Lydon, 6-9 p.m., The Canvas, 223 Seward St. $45. Details: 586-1750 or www.canvasarts.org.

First Thursday Reviewers' Circle, 7-8 p.m., downtown library. Book club for adults and young adults who love to read. Come prepared to talk about a book or audiobook. Details: Carol, 586-0434.

FRIDAY

Book reading by American Book Award winners Richard and Nora Dauenhauer, 4-7 p.m., University of Alaska Southeast Alaska Bookstore, 11798 Glacier Highway. With UAS alumnus and photographer Toby Harbanuk displaying photos of Southeast Alaska. Details: Sara, 796-6474.

MONDAY

Tlingit and Haida Indians of the City and Borough of Juneau bingo, 7 p.m., every Monday, 3235 Hospital Drive. Details: Danielle, 463-5680 or 463-5690.

"Exercises in Oil Painting" class with Magil Pratt, 6-9 p.m., The Canvas, 223 Seward St. $35. Details: 586-1750 or www.canvasarts.org.

TUESDAY

First kids felted bead class with Lynn Schell, 10 a.m.-noon, The Canvas, 223 Seward St. $40. Materials included. Details: 586-1750 or www.canvasarts.org.

Planetarium show, 6 p.m., Marie Drake Planetarium. Make the stars shine. Free. Details: 586-1517 or mariedrakeplanetarium.org.

Tuesday live drawing session, 7-9 p.m., Ruby Room, in the Emporium Mall behind Heritage Coffee. Details: 586-3440.

WEDNESDAY

"Write For Your Life" group, 11 a.m.-noon every Wednesday, Mendenhall Valley library. Share a journal, memoir, a letter or poetry. Details: Dixie, 789-2068.

REACH student poetry reading, 4:30-6 p.m., The Canvas, 223 Seward St. Details: 586-1750 or www.canvasarts.org.

MUSIC & DANCING

THURSDAY

Swollen Members, 9 p.m., Marlintini's Lounge. With opening performances by Phonetic, DJ Judo and Astronomar. $25. Advance tickets available at groovetickets.com, at Marlintini's or at the door. Must be 21 or older. Details: 789-0799.

FRIDAY

Organ concert with J. Allan MacKinnon, noon, State Office Building.

Live jazz, 7-10 p.m., Zephyr Restaurant. Tom Locher, piano, and Wayne Norlund, saxophone. Details: 780-2221.

Cinco de Juneau fundraiser for KXLL Radio, 9 p.m., Juneau Arts & Culture Center. Five bands, five hours on the June 5. With Deering & Down and Maybe It's Reno and three other bands. All ages. $5 cover. $5 Alaskan beer available.

SATURDAY

Fairbanks Swee Adelines barbershop workshop, 5-5:45 p.m., Juneau Arts & Culture Center. Details: 586-2787 or www.jahc.org.

Live jazz, 5:30-8:30 p.m., Timberline Bar & Grill, Mount Roberts Tramway. Tom Locher, piano, and Wayne Norlund, saxophone. Details: 460-3412.

Fairbanks Swee Adelines concert: "Celebrate Alaska! A Musical Revue of Events Leading to Statehood," 7:30 p.m., Juneau Arts & Culture Center. $12 adults, $9 students and seniors, free for kids 4 and under, available at Hearthside Books, JAHC or www.jahc.org. Details: 586-2787.

Fire on McGinnis, 10 p.m., Viking Lounge and Pull Tabs. Details: 586-2159.

SUNDAY

Folk dancing, 6 p.m., downtown JRC The Alaska Club. Partners not required. Beginners welcome. No charge for instruction. Sponsored by Juneau International Folkdancers. Details: 364-2334.

MONDAY

Georgia Festival Choir performance, 6 p.m., Northern Light United Church. Free but donations accepted. 100-person choir. Proceeds go toward NLUC youth ministry program.

Juneau Student Symphonies rehearsal, 6 p.m., Dzantik'i Heeni Middle School Commons. Details: Rick, 586-1915.

MOVIES

20TH CENTURY TWIN

"The Hangover" (R) - Daily, 4:30, 7 p.m.; Friday, 9:30 p.m.; Saturday, 2:10, 9:30 p.m.; Sunday, 2:10 p.m. Synopsis: A Las Vegas-set comedy centered around three groomsmen who lose their about-to-be-wed buddy during their drunken misadventures, then must retrace their steps in order to find him.

"Terminator Salvation" (PG-13) - Daily, 4:40, 7:10 p.m.; Friday, 9:40 p.m.; Saturday, 2, 9:40 p.m.; Sunday, 2 p.m. Synopsis: After Skynet has destroyed much of humanity in a nuclear holocaust, a group of survivors led by John Connor (Christian Bale) struggles to keep the machines from finishing the job.

GLACIER CINEMAS

"Angels & Demons" (PG-13) - Daily, 4:20, 7:10 p.m.; Friday, 10:10 p.m.; Saturday, 1:30, 10:10 p.m.; Sunday, 1:30 p.m. Synopsis: Harvard symbologist Robert Langdon (Tom Hanks) works to solve a murder and prevent a terrorist act against the Vatican.

"Land of the Lost" (PG-13) - Daily, 4:10, 7 p.m.; Friday, 9:40 p.m.; Saturday, 1:40, 9:40 p.m.; Sunday, 1:40 p.m. Synopsis: On his latest expedition, Dr. Rick Marshall (Will Ferrell) is sucked into a space-time vortex alongside his research assistant (Friel) and a redneck survivalist (McBride). In this alternate universe, the trio make friends with a primate named Chaka (Taccone), their only ally in a world full of dinosaurs and other fantastic creatures. Can they all make it back to our world alive, and if so, will Dr. Marshall go from zero to hero with his discoveries?

"Night at the Museum: Battle of the Smithsonian" (PG-13) - Daily, 4:50, 7:30 p.m.; Friday, 9:50 p.m.; Saturday, 2, 9:50 p.m.; Sunday, 2 p.m. Synopsis: Security guard Larry Daley infiltrates the Smithsonian Institute in order to rescue Jedediah and Octavius, who have been shipped to the museum by mistake.

"Star Trek" (PG-13) - Daily, 4:30, 7:20 p.m.; Friday, 10 p.m.; Saturday, 1:50, 10 p.m.; Sunday, 1:50 p.m. Synopsis: A chronicle of the early days of James T. Kirk and his fellow USS Enterprise crew members.

"Up" (PG) - Daily, 4:40, 6:50 p.m.; Friday, 9:30 p.m.; Saturday, 2:10, 9:30 p.m.; Sunday, 2:10 p.m. Synopsis: By tying thousands of balloon to his home, 78-year-old Carl Fredricksen sets out to fulfill his lifelong dream to see the wilds of South America. Right after lifting off, however, he learns he isn't alone on his journey, since Russell, a wilderness explorer 70 years his junior, has inadvertently become a stowaway on the trip.

GOLD TOWN NICKELODEON

"Mildred Pierce" (NR) - Thursday, 7 p.m.; Friday-Saturday, 7 and 9:15 p.m.; Sunday, 4 and 7 p.m., at 171 Shattuck Way. $9 adults, $7 students and seniors, $5 children under 12. Synopsis: Mildred Pierce dotes on her daughters while husband Bert looks to Maggie Binderhof for affection. They soon divorce, leaving Mildred to raise the girls on her own. Elder daughter Veda goads her mother about their lack of money and in response Mildred proposes opening a small restaurant. Realtor Wally Fay advises her while making numerous rebuffed passes and introduces her to Monte Baragon whose property becomes the first of a chain of restaurants. Mildred has an affair with Monte. Meanwhile, money-hungry Veda pretends to be pregnant by wealthy Ted Forrester in order to bilk his family of $10,000. Mildred tears up the check, is slapped by Veda, and orders her daughter to leave. After time away, Mildred returns to find Veda singing in a cheap club. Veda will return only if Mildred promises luxury, so Mildred agrees to marry Monte in exchange for a third of her businesses. It soon becomes clear that something is going on between Veda and Monte. Mildred learns of this only after Monte has sold out his third of the her business leaving her bankrupt. She goes to Monte's beach house to kill him. Shots ring out, but what really happened?

SILVERBOW INN & BAKERY

"A Secret" (NR) - 8 p.m. Monday-Wednesday, 120 Second St. Free. Synopsis: An engrossing drama about a Jewish boy in post-World War II Paris who finds a toy in the attic, exposing his family's secret and how it survived the Nazi atrocities.

AT THE BAR

THURSDAY

Buzztime Trivia, 9 a.m., Triangle Club. Details: 586-3140.

DJ dance music, hip-hop, 9 p.m., Imperial Billiard & Bar, downtown. Details: 586-1960.

Open mike, 9 p.m., Alaskan Hotel & Bar, downtown. Details: 586-1000.

DJ Battle, hip-hop, 9 p.m.-close, Back Alley at the Viking. Details: 586-2159.

Sit In with the Band, 9:30 p.m. every Thursday, Rendezvous. The band: Jason Caputo, guitar; Dale McFarlin, drums; Jeff Geotz, bass; and Caleb Wylie, guitar. Bring your instrument and an amplifier of you need one. The band will have a mic for acoustic instrumentalists and singers. Sign up for a slot. Details: 523-8984 or caputo737@gmail.com.

Music with DJ Fez, 10 p.m.-1 a.m., Imperial Saloon. Details: 586-1960.

FRIDAY

Buzztime Trivia, 9 a.m., Triangle Club. Details: 586-3140.

DJ dance music, hip-hop, 9 p.m. Fridays, Imperial Billiard & Bar, downtown. Details: 586-1960.

Sumo Wrestling Fridays, 9 p.m., Marlintini's Lounge, Mendenhall Valley. Details: 789-0799.

DJ Battle, hip-hop, 9 p.m.-close Fridays, Back Alley at the Viking. Details: 586-2159.

DJ Dan, 10 p.m.-close Fridays, Marlintini's Lounge. Details: 789-0799.

SATURDAY

Buzztime Trivia, 9 a.m., Triangle Club. Details: 586-3140.

Build-your-own-Bloody-Mary bar, 9 a.m.-5 p.m., Henry's Food & Spirits. Details: 796-3663.

DJ Battle, hip-hop, 9 p.m.-close, Back Alley at the Viking. Details: 586-2159.

Latin Night with DJ Alejandro, 9 p.m.-close, Jaded. Details: 586-1551.

DJ XTC, 10 p.m.-close, Marlintini's Lounge. Details: 789-0799.

SUNDAY

Buzztime Trivia, 9 a.m., Triangle Club. Details: 586-3140.

Build-your-own-Bloody-Mary bar, 9 a.m.-5 p.m., Henry's Food & Spirits. Details: 796-3663.

Free Pool Sundays, 9 a.m.-close, Marlintini's Lounge, Mendenhall Valley. Details: 789-0799.

Texas Hold 'Em Poker, 4:30 p.m., Marlintini's Lounge, Mendenhall Valley. Details: 789-0799.

Movie Night, Rendezvous. Details: 586-1270.

MONDAY

Buzztime Trivia, 9 a.m., all day, every night, Triangle Club. Details: 586-3140.

TUESDAY

Buzztime Trivia, 9 a.m., Triangle Club. Details: 586-3140.

Texas Hold 'Em Poker, 6 p.m., Marlintini's Lounge, Mendenhall Valley. Details: 789-0799.

Tuesday Takeover with DJ Eva Darling, 9 p.m., Viking Lounge and Pull Tabs, Back Alley Bar. Details: 586-2159.

WEDNESDAY

Buzztime Trivia, 9 a.m., Triangle Club. Details: 586-3140.

Texas Hold 'Em Poker, 6 p.m., Marlintini's Lounge, Mendenhall Valley. Details: 789-0799.

Live Trivia, 8 p.m., Imperial Billiard & Bar, downtown. Details: 586-1960.

Wet Wednesdays Live Music, 9 p.m., Squires Rest. Details: 789-7829.

KARAOKE

THURSDAY

Karaoke with Louie Rogers, 9 p.m., Sandbar. Details: 789-3411.

Karaoke with Mike, 9 p.m., Marlintini's Lounge, Mendenhall Valley. Details: 789-0799.

Karaoke, 10 p.m., Viking Lounge and Pull Tabs. Details: 586-2159.

FRIDAY

Family karaoke, 6:30-9:30 p.m., Sweet Dream Teas and Anime, 8585 Old Dairy Road, in the same building as the Canton House. Details: 789-4401.

Karaoke with Louie Rogers, 9 p.m., Eagles Lodge, on Jordan Avenue behind the Nugget Mall.

Karaoke with Juneau idol "LZ," 9 p.m.-close, Rendezvous. Details: 586-1270.

Karaoke, 10 p.m., Viking Lounge and Pull Tabs. Details: 586-2159.

SATURDAY

Family karaoke, 6:30-9:30 p.m., Sweet Dream Teas and Anime, 8585 Old Dairy Road, in the same building as the Canton House. Details: 789-4401.

Karaoke with Louie Rogers, 9 p.m.-close, G.W. Teal. Details: 789-0501.

Karaoke, 10 p.m., Viking Lounge and Pull Tabs. Details: 586-2159.

SUNDAY

Karaoke with Malia, 9 p.m., Marlintini's Lounge, Mendenhall Valley. Details: 789-0799.

MONDAY

Karaoke with Malia, 9 p.m.-close, Marlintini's Lounge, Mendenhall Valley. Details: 789-0799.

TUESDAY

Karaoke with Malia, 9 p.m.-close, Marlintini's Lounge, Mendenhall Valley. Details: 789-0799.

WEDNESDAY

Karaoke with Louie Rogers, 9 p.m., Sandbar. Details: 789-3411.

Karaoke/open mike, 9 p.m.-close, Rendezvous with Juneau idol "LZ" welcoming singers, musicians, poets, jugglers, comedians, etc. Details: 586-1270.

EXHIBITS

Annie Kaill's: Collage art exhibit by Candace Christie, 4:30-7 p.m. Friday, at 244 Front St. Details: 586-2880.

Alaska State Museum: Da-ka-xeen Mehner's "Self Constructions" solo show and "The Way We Genuinely Live: Yup'ik Science & Survival" exhibit, through Oct. 19, and "Science on a Sphere" permanent exhibit, at 395 Whittier St. Details: 465-2901.

Bentwood and Bead Gallery: Exhibit by guest artist David Riccio and new works by James and Salty Hanes, 4:30-7 p.m. Friday, at 315 Third St. Featuring Riccio's new and recent ceramic sculptures and vessels, digitially manipulated etchings, embossed paper, silk batiks, and relief and wood-block prints. Details: 463-1277.

The Canvas: "Heart Songs" exhibit by seven artists from The Arc of Anchorage, 4:30-7 p.m. Friday, at 223 Seward St. Details: 586-1750 or www.canvasarts.org.

Centennial Hall: "Windows into Heaven" icon exhibit by Charles Rohrbacher, 4:30-7 p.m. Friday, 101 Egan Drive. Details: 364-1599.

Friends of the Alaska State Museum Store: "Women of the Pipeline" photography exhibit, through summer, at 124 Seward St. Featuring 20 women who worked on the Trans-Alaska Pipeline between 1975 and 1977. Details: 465-2925.

Heritage Coffee: Recent paintings and prints by Arnie Weimer, 4:30-7 p.m. Friday, at 174 South Franklin St. Details: 463-2597.

Juneau Artists Gallery: Photographs by Michael Murray, 4:30-7 p.m. Friday, through June, at 175 South Franklin St., in the Senate Building. Details: 586-9891.

Juneau Arts & Humanities Council gallery: Juneau Arts and Humanities Council biannual Juried Art Show, 4:30-7 p.m. Friday, at the Juneau Arts & Culture Center, 350 Whittier St. Featuring 22 local artists of a range of art, from oil paintings and photography to glass work and mixed media. Winners to be announced Thursday, June 4. Details: www.jahc.org or 586-2787.

Juneau-Douglas City Museum: "Hoop Time: Gastineau Channel Basketball Through the Years" exhibit, through Nov. 21, at 155 S. Seward St. Details: 586-3572.

KTOO: Exhibit by Tisket Seslar's second-grade through middle-school home and public school students, 4:30-6 p.m. Friday, at 360 Egan Drive. Featuring oil pastels and mixed medias by 14 students. Details: 586-1670.

Ruby Room: Painting and mixed media exhibit by Phoebe Rohrbacher, 4:30-7 p.m. Friday, in the Emporium Mall, behind Heritage Coffee, downtown. Details: 586-3440.

Twilight Cafe: Recent works by Allan Munro, 4:30-7 p.m. Friday, at 324 Willoughby Ave.

University of Alaska Southeast Bookstore: Southeast Alaska photo exhibit by Toby Harbanuk, 4-7 p.m. Friday, at 11798 Glacier Highway. Details: Sara, 796-6474.



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