What's Happening

Posted: Thursday, August 29, 2002

Concerts

Teri Tibbett, singer and guitarist, retrospective of original and Alaska-themed music, 7:30 p.m. Friday, Aug. 30, at the Back Room at the Silverbow Inn, $10.

Auditions

"The Sound of Music," auditions for Northern Light Junior Theatre begin Wednesday, Sept. 4, for mid-November production. Students in grades five-12 are eligible. Information about fees, schedules, etc., contact director J. Althea, jalthea@gci.net or 586-4933.

Exhibits

Eleventh Annual Beaded Bag show, at Spirit Beads, through September, hours noon to 5 p.m. Wednesday through Saturday.

Sealaska Juried Art Show, 18 pieces of art by Alaska Native artists, glass sculpture, fiber arts, regalia, beadwork, basketry and carving at the Alaska State Museum, through September.

"Tenacity: Sam Kimura Retrospective," about 65 large-format black-and-white photographs (and variety of other photographic styles) by Alaska photographer, Alaska State Museum.

"Arctic," a collection of work by nature photographer Robert Glenn Ketchum, exhibit of 50 color prints at Alaska State Museum, through Monday, Sept. 2. State museum hours: 8:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m. daily, $5 admission.

"Dancing the Ice Worm Wiggle: Recreation, Entertainment and Amusements of Early Juneau," and "Cruising the Inside Passage," summer exhibit of tourism memorabilia from 1930s and '50s, at the Juneau-Douglas City Museum through September. Hours: 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Friday, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. weekends.

Nightlife

Deering and Down, rock band from Skagway, 9 p.m.-midnight Friday and Saturday night, Aug. 30 and 31, open mike Thursdays, at The Alaskan Bar, no cover.

Bradley Riggins, guitarist, singer, piano and fiddle player doing country, western and popular music, 8 p.m.-midnight Wednesday-Saturday nights at Henry's Food and Spirits, no cover, through August.

Open Mike, every Saturday, sign up 7:30 p.m. performances 8 p.m.-midnight, music, poetry, art, Schooner's Espresso and Coffeehouse, Mendenhall Center.

Toolbox, Juneau rock band, 9:30 p.m.-1 a.m. Fridays and Saturdays through August at the Hangar on the Wharf, no cover.

Karaoke 9 p.m.-12:30 a.m. Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday nights at the Rendezvous.

The Bastards, three-piece Juneau rock band, every Thursday 10 p.m. to closing through August, DJ dance music on weekends, Karaoke on Tuesday and Wednesday nights, no cover, at Marlintini's Lounge.

Sit-in open mike, 9 p.m.-1 a.m. every Thursday at the Imperial Saloon, open mike with back-up rock band.

Old Kids on the Block, country and rock, 9 p.m. Friday and Sunday nights, at the Sandbar, no cover, Troy Hull, solo singer and guitarist plays variety of styles beginning in September.



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