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Posted: Thursday, August 24, 2000

Movies

"All About Eve," (not rated) 8:30 tonight and 9 p.m. Saturday at the Back Room Cinema. Starting next Tuesday at 8:30 p.m. is "Hairspray." The August theme is divas.

"Gold Town," half-hour historical dramatization about Juneau's earliest days, shows on the hour 1 to 5 p.m. Monday-Friday at the Gold Town Nickelodeon Theater in the Emporium Mall downtown, $5. Call 586-2875.

"The Beer Commercial," (unrated) 35-minute comedy, an independent film by Seattle filmmaker Roald Simonson, showing at 8 p.m. Saturday at the Goldtown Nickelodeon. Followed by discussion with the filmmaker.

"Coyote Ugly," (PG-13) ends tonight, last shows at 6:40 and 8:50 at the Glacier Cinema.

"What Lies Beneath,"(PG-13) ends tonight, last shows at 6:50 and 9:30 at the 20th Century Twin.

"Hollowman," (R) ends tonight, last shows at 7 and 9:20 at the 20th Century Twin.

"The Art of War," (R) starts Friday and shows nightly at 7 and 9:20 at the 20th Century Twin, with matinees at 2 and 4:20 Saturday and Sunday afternoons.

"Bring it On," (PG-13) starts Friday and shows nightly at 6:40 and 8:50 at Glacier Cinema, with matinees at 1:40 and 3:50 Saturday and Sunday afternoons.

"Bless the Child," (R) shows tonight at 7 and 9:20 at the Glacier Cinema, moving downtown starting Friday and showing nightly at 6:50 and 9, with matinees at 1:50 and 4 Saturday and Sunday afternoons.

"The Cell," (R) shows nightly at 7:10 and 9:30 at the Glacier Cinema.

"The Replacements," (PG-13) shows tonight at 6:50 and 9:20 at the Glacier Cinema, with matinees at 1:50 and 4:20 Saturday and Sunday afternoons.

"Space Cowboys," (PG-13) shows nightly at 6:30 and 9:10 at the Glacier Cinema, with matinees at 1:40 and 4 Saturday and Sunday afternoons.

Concerts

Annie and Stan Moser, old time, folk and bluegrass duo, 7 p.m. Aug. 24 at the Cafe Myriad. Cover is $3 or a two-dollar bill. Seattle-based musicians visiting Southeast.

Mexican guitarist Julio Cabrera, 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 31. Admission is $10, and tickets are available at Hearthside Books and at the door. With Guatemalan percussionist Manuel Juarez.

Workshops

"How to create unforgettable characters and settings for fiction," writers workshop lead by Sue Henry, mystery writer from Anchorage, 9 a.m. - noon Saturday at Douglas Library. Call 364-2378 to register.

Mexican guitarist Julio Cabrera, guitar workshop, 1 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 2, at a location yet to be determined. Call 463-3571 for details.

Auditions

Auditions for boys and girls age 8-16 for the Alaska Youth Choir, 4-7 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 31 and Sept. 7, Northern Light Church. For more information visit Website at www.juneau.com/ayc.

Cast opens for "The Night The Forest Cried," a Douglas Youth Drama Association production for youths grades 5-8. Open to all who commit and maintain focus, no audition. Come to rehearsal 4 p.m. Sept. 17 at Douglas Community United Methodist Church. Call director J. Althea for details, 586-4933, jalthea@gci.net.

Alaska State Museum seeks submissions for "Alaska Positive," a biennial juried photography exhibition. Deadline is Sept. 16, show opens Oct. 6 at state museum. Call 465-2901.

Dance

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

Registration now open for the Janice D. Holst School of Dance. Ballet, tap, jazz and ballroom styles for dancers age 4 to adult. Register 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday at VFW Hall on Gastineau Avenue and First Street, or call Holst at 586-1462.

Author presentation

Sue Henry, mystery writer from Anchorage, presentation and book signing for her latest novel, "Beneath The Ashes," at downtown library, 7 p.m. Friday. Also 2-4 p.m. Saturday at Hearthside Books in Nugget Mall.

Exhibits

Roxanne Turner: "Works on Paper," paintings by Juneau artist, 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

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

Peabody's Monster, Juneau rock band, 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 pop and rock 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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