Entertainment calendar

Posted: Thursday, June 22, 2000

Movies

``The Wedding Banquet,'' (R) 8:30 p.m. tonight and 9 p.m. Saturday at the Back Room Cinema. Starting next Tuesday at 8:30 p.m. is ``Big Night.'' The July theme is food.

``Gold Town,'' half-hour dramatization about Juneau's earliest days, shows on the hour 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday-Saturday at the Gold Town Nickelodeon Theater in the Emporium Mall downtown, $5. Call 586-2875 for Sunday schedule.

``Me, Myself and Irene,'' (R) starts Friday and shows nightly at 7 and 9:20 at the Glacier Cinema, with matinees at 2 and 4:20 Saturday and Sunday afternoons.

``Chicken Run,'' (G) starts Friday and shows nightly at 6:30 and 8:40 at the Glacier Cinema, with matinees at 1:30 and 3:40 Saturday and Sunday afternoons.

``Dinosaur,'' (PG) ends tonight, last shows at 6:30 and 8:40 at the Glacier Cinema.

``Big Momma's House,'' (PG-13) ends tonight, last shows at 7 and 9:20 at the Glacier Cinema.

``Titan A.E.'' (PG) shows nightly at 6:50 and 8:50 at the Glacier Cinema, with matinees at 1:50 and 3:50 Saturday and Sunday afternoons.

``Gone in 60 Seconds,'' (PG-13) shows nightly at 7:10 and 9:30 at the Glacier Cinema, with matinees at 2:10 and 4:30 Saturday and Sunday afternoons.

``Mission Impossible 2,'' (PG-13) shows nightly at 6:40 and 9:10 at the Glacier Cinema, with matinees at 1:40 and 4:10 Saturday and Sunday afternoons.

``Shanghai Noon,'' (PG-13) shows nightly at 7:10 and 9:20 at the 20th Century Twin, with matinees at 2:10 and 4:20 Saturday and Sunday afternoons.

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

Concerts

Juneau performance by Sitka Summer Music Festival musicians, 8 p.m. Saturday at Northern Light United Church, tickets $14, $12 for students and seniors, at Hearthside Books, with violinists Paul Rosenthal and Diane Monroe, violist Marcus Thompson, cellist Jeffrey Solow and pianist Edward Auer.

Concerts in the Park, 7-8:30 p.m., every Friday from June 2 to August 11, free, in Marine Park. This Friday: Rainee Godwin and friends, The Daughters of the New Moon (eastern dance group), and Donnie and Dianne and Friends.

Theater

``Fry Tales,'' Performances at 7 p.m. Thursday-Sunday, and 4 p.m. Saturday and Sunday, at Perseverance Theatre. Tickets to all shows $11 adults, $9 for kids 13 and under. For all ages. Ends Sunday June 25.

``Robin Hood,'' comedy version by Alaska Theater of Youth production, 7 p.m. Friday and Saturday, also 2 p.m. Saturday. Admission is $6.

``The Wizard of Oz,'' 10 a.m. and 6 p.m. Thursday, June 29, at the Elk's Hall. Tickets are $5, but kids wearing silly munchkin hats get in for half price.

Workshops

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.

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

Juneau International Folk Dancers, No meeting until June 30. Call Judy 586-6237. Now on summer schedule and meeting just once a month, the last Friday of June, July and August. Starting weekly schedule again in September. 7:15-10 p.m. Friday at the Juneau Dance Unlimited studio in Scottish Rite Temple

Dances of Universal Peace, 7-9 p.m. every second and fourth Saturday, St. Brendan's Church 4207 Mendenhall Loop Road. Beginners welcome. Call Leah, 789-3993.

The Gold Nugget Revue: 7 p.m. Friday, Saturday, Sunday and Monday at the Thane Ore House. $9.95, dinner and show $27. Special price for kids, under 4 free.

Exhibits

``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.

The Art of the Mask, masks by Charles Buggs, in the display cases at the downtown library through September.

Entertainment

Millennium Prophets, 9 p.m.-1 a.m. Friday and Saturday night, The Alaskan Bar, no cover. Open mike 8-midnight Thursdays, Afternoon jazz jams 2-5 p.m. Tuesday. Bob Cole, guitar and vocals, 8-10 p.m. Monday-Wednesday.

Curt Terrell, guitar and vocals, 7 p.m. Friday and Saturday at the Fiddlehead. No cover.

Peabody's Monster, 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.

Compass Rose, acoustic duo, 7-9 p.m. Friday and Saturday at Cafe Myriad, no cover.

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

The Swingers, Juneau rock band, 10:30 p.m.-2:30 a.m. Friday and Saturday, at The Rendezvous.

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 does 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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