what's happening

Posted: Thursday, August 04, 2005

theater

"A Story of Sadako," presented by Northern Light Junior Theatre, 7:30 p.m., Saturday, Aug. 6, at Northern Light United Church. Pay-as-you-can.

"Voices: Stories from the Tightrope," a series of social-commentary vignettes, 9 p.m., Saturday, Aug. 6, at the Hangar Ballroom. Open to 21 and over. Admission, $5 to $10 on a sliding scale.

"Romeo and Juliet," presented by Perseverance Theatre's S.T.A.R. program, 7 p.m., Friday, Aug. 5, at the University of Alaska Southeast Noyes Pavilion.

"The Salmon Boy," presented by Perseverance Theatre's S.T.A.R. program, 7 p.m., Saturday, Aug. 6, at the UAS Noyes Pavilion.

"Preposterous: A Mask and Puppet Show," presented by Perseverance Theatre's S.T.A.R. program, 7 p.m., Thursday, Aug. 4; 2 p.m., Saturday, Aug. 6, at the UAS Noyes Pavilion.

Concerts

Organ Concert at the State Office Building, featuring J. Allan MacKinnon on the Kimball Theatre Organ, noon Friday, Aug. 5. Free.

Concert in the Park, Alpha and Omega, 7 p.m., Merle Brandon and Jody Peterson, 7:30 p.m., and The Banknotes, 8 p.m. Friday, Aug. 5, at Marine Park. Free.

Bearfoot Bluegrass, 8 p.m. Friday, Aug. 5, at Centennial Hall. Tickets, $15 in advance, $17 at the door and available at Hearthside Books, Rainy Day Books, The Observatory and the Juneau Arts and Humanities Council.

Los Angeles Children's Chorus with the Alaska Youth Choir, 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 6, at St. Paul's Catholic Church. Free.

events

Discussion on freedom of expression and intellectual property rights with Kembrew McLeod, 7 p.m., Saturday, Aug. 6, at Centennial Hall. Free.

Fare Thee Well Party for David & Robin (Gabel) Dammann, 7 p.m., Sunday, Aug. 7, at the Alaskan Hotel and Bar. Bring an instrument and a potluck dish.

Discussion and book signing with Bob Armstrong and John Hudson, authors of "Dragonflies of Alaska," 7 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 9, at Hearthside Books in the Nugget Mall.

exhibits

Sydney Laurence paintings from the permanent collection; "A Northern Adventure: The Art of Fred Machetanz;" "Sharkabet," at Alaska State Museum, 395 Whittier St., open 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Tuesdays through Saturdays. $5 for adults, youth under 18 free. Details: 465-2901.

"Pleasures and Perils: Juneau's Steamships and Shipwrecks"; newly restored Montana Creek Fish Trap; "Remembering Amy Lou Barney"; and "Juneau Collector's Series Volume 3: Jeff Brown's Alaska Board Games"; weekdays, 9 a.m.-5 p.m.; weekends, 10 a.m.-5 p.m., at the Juneau-Douglas City Museum, Fourth and Main streets. Call 586-3572.

"Stream Dreams 2005," new work by David Riccio, runs through August at KTOO, 395 Whittier St.

"Alaskan Blue Grasses," new work by Elise Tomlinson, runs through August at Heritage Coffee, 216 Second St.

"Illegal Art," runs through August at the Juneau Arts and Humanities Council gallery, 206 N. Franklin St., 586-ARTS.

Juneau Artists Gallery, assorted work by 25 local artists, featuring work of Ella Johnson-Bentley in August. Senate Building, 175 S. Franklin St., Suite 111. Shows 9 a.m.-9 p.m., daily.

night life

Hip-hop with DJ Astronomar, Mondays; open mike, Thursdays; at the Alaskan Bar.

Salsa Nights, 9 p.m.-12:30 a.m. every Thursday, at the Imperial.

Major League Baseball daily, 4 p.m.; Karaoke with Ryan, Sundays and Tuesdays, 9 p.m.-closing; Karaoke with K-Rob, 9 p.m.-closing, Mondays and Wednesdays; DJ Dan-O-Mite, 9:30 p.m.-closing, Fridays-Saturdays; Free Pool and 8-Ball Tournament at 4:30 p.m. Sundays; Texas Hold 'Em Poker, every Wednesday and Thursday at 7 p.m. for 10 weeks; at Marlintini's Lounge.

Joe Rohan, 9 p.m.-close Friday and Saturday, Aug. 5-6, at the Hangar on the Wharf.

Blues Bar-B-Q, 8 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 6, at the Timberline Bar & Grill at the Mount Roberts Tramway.

NTN Trivia, nightly; trivia contest, Sundays, at the Triangle Club.

Major League Baseball, 10:30 a.m. daily, 8 a.m. on Saturdays and Sundays; John and Doug, jazz duo 6:30-10 p.m. Tuesday and Wednesday; Tres Feles, Friday-Saturday, 10 p.m.-close Friday-Saturday, July 15-16, at DocWater's Pub.

Tom Locher with vocalist Julie Cozzi, smooth piano music, 6-9 p.m. Fridays, at the Goldbelt Hotel. Details: 586-6900.

Music, 9 p.m.-2 a.m., Fridays and Saturdays, at the Sandbar.

Local music on "Wet Wednesdays"; The Rock 'n' Roll Machine's Jam Night, 9:30 p.m., at Squires Rest in Auke Bay. Details: 789-7829.

Karaoke with Louie Rogers, 8:30 p.m.-closing, Wednesdays, at the Rendezvous.



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