Entertainment Calender

Posted: Thursday, August 03, 2000

Movies

``Breakfast at Tiffany's,'' (NR) 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 Hunger.'' The August theme is divas.

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

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

``Coyote Ugly,'' (PG-13) starts Friday and shows nightly at 6:50 and 9 at the Glacier Cinema, with matinees at 1:50 and 4 Saturday and Sunday afternoons.

``Hollowman,'' (R) starts Friday and shows nightly at 7 and 9:20 at the 20th Century Twin, with matinees at 2:10 and 4:30 Saturday and Sunday afternoons.

``Pokemon the Movie 2000,'' (G) ends tonight, last shows at 6:40 and 8:50 at the Glacier Cinema.

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

``Thomas and the Magic Railroad,'' (G) shows nightly at 6:30 only at the Glacier Cinema, with a matinee at 1:30 Saturday and Sunday afternoons.

``What Lies Beneath,'' (PG-13) shows nightly at 7 and 9:30 at the Glacier Cinema, with matinees at 2 and 4:30 Saturday and Sunday afternoons.

``The Nutty Professor II: The Klumps,'' (PG-13) shows once nightly at 8:50 at the Glacier Cinema, with a matinee at 3:50 Saturday and Sunday afternoons.

``X-Men,'' (PG-13) shows tonight at 6:50 and 9 at the Glacier Cinema, switching to 7:10 and 9:20 beginning Friday, with matinees at 2:10 and 4:20 Saturday and Sunday afternoons.

``The Perfect Storm,'' (PG-13) shows nightly at 6:50 and 9:30 at the 20th Century Twin, with matinees at 1:50 and 4:20 Saturday and Sunday afternoons.

Concerts

Concerts in the Park, 7-8:30 p.m., every Friday from June 2 to Aug. 11, free, in Marine Park. This Friday: Juneau Baha'i Youth Workshop, VIII plus or minus (a cappella group), African Rain (drum group).

Mucho Mojo 8 p.m. Saturday at Cafe Myriad, free. Five-person a cappella group; styles include jazz, bebop, gospel and doo-wop.

Footloose, 8 p.m. tonight, Scottish Rite Hall. Four-piece band from North Carolina playing Irish, contemporary, classical and jazz-influenced pieces. $10.

Theater

``A Midsummer's Night Dream,'' 7 p.m. Friday and 2 p.m. and 7 p.m. Saturday at Perseverance Theatre. $8, $5 for under 12. Cast of 25 actors ages 9 to 16, culmination of summer theater program.

``Cuchulain's Fight with the Sea,'' dress rehearsal 8 p.m. tonight, shows 8 p.m. Friday, Saturday and Sunday, free, at UAS outdoor theater area above library upper parking lot. Production based on plays and poetry of William Butler Yeats, adapted by Dave Hunsaker. Cuchulain is a legendary Irish warrior. Presentation will be in a Japanese Kubuki-esque style with Celtic music.

Special Events

``Language and Culture,'' 7 p.m. tonight, UAS Egan Library, presentation by Professor Joe McVeigh of Middlebury College, part of Bread Loaf summer lecture series, free.

Book signings

Bill Overstreet signing ``An Okie's Life in the Alaska Rainforest,'' reception from 1 to 3 p.m. Saturday at Hearthside Books in Nugget Mall.

Melanie Mayer, co-author of ``Staking Her Claim: The Life of Belinda Mulrooney, Klondike and Alaskan Entrepreneur,'' 6:30-8 p.m. Sunday, downtown public library, book signing and presentation.

Dance

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

Exhibits

Roxanne Turner: Works on Paper, paintings by Juneau artist, opening reception 4:30-7 p.m. Friday, Juneau Arts and Humanities Council Gallery, 206 N. Franklin. Through Aug. 29.

``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.-5 p.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

Teri Tibbett, 9 p.m.-1 a.m. Friday, no cover. Music TBA, Saturday night. Open mike, 8-midnight Thursdays. Afternoon jazz jams, 2-5 p.m. Monday, Wednesday and Thursday, at The Alaskan Bar.

Music TBA, 9:30 p.m.-closing Friday, Hangar on the Wharf, no cover. Mike Roy, solo singer and guitarist from Juneau with originals and covers, 9-12 p.m. Wednesday.

Mary's Igloo, 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. JT's Reggae Sunday, reggae tunes Sunday afternoon and evening.

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

Louie Rogers, karaoke, 8:30-closing, Monday, Wednesday and Thursday at The Rendezvous.

Fair Warnin', 8 p.m.-1 a.m. Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday, and 9 p.m.-2 a.m. Friday and Saturday, the Sandbar. No cover.



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