"Ghosts of Mars," (R) starts Friday and shows nightly at 7:10 at the 20th Century Twin, with second shows Friday and Saturday at 9:20, and matinees at 2:10 and 4:20 p.m. Saturday and Sunday.
"Captain Corelli's Mandolin," (R) starts Friday and shows nightly at 6:40 at Glacier Cinemas, with second shows Friday and Saturday at 9:10, and matinees at 1:40 and 4:10 p.m. Saturday and Sunday.
"Rock Star," (R) starts Friday and shows nightly at 7:10 at Glacier Cinemas., with second shows Friday and Saturday at 9:30, and matinees at 2:10 and 4:30 p.m. Saturday and Sunday.
"Jay and Silent Bob Strike Back," (R) ends tonight, last show at 7:10 at Glacier Cinemas.
"The Princess Diaries," (G) ends tonight, last show at 6:30 at Glacier Cinemas.
"Original Sin," (R) ends tonight, last show at 7:10 at the 20th Century Twin.
"The Others," (PG-13) shows nightly at 7 at the 20th Century Twin, with second shows Friday and Saturday at 9:10 and matinees at 2 and 4:10 p.m. Saturday and Sunday.
"Summer Catch," (PG13) shows nightly at 6:50 at Glacier Cinemas, with second shows Friday and Saturday at 9 and matinees at 1:50 and 4 p.m. Saturday and Sunday.
"Rat Race," (PG-13) shows tonight at 6:40 at Glacier Cinemas, switching to 6:30 nightly beginning Friday, with second shows Friday and Saturday at 8:50, and matinees at 1:30 and 3:50 p.m. Saturday and Sunday.
"American Pie 2," (R) shows nightly at 7 at Glacier Cinemas, with second shows Friday and Saturday at 9:20, and matinees at 2 and 4:20 p.m. Saturday and Sunday.
"Sexy Beast," (R) British independent film, 7 and 9:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday at the Goldtown Nickelodeon Theater in the Emporium Mall downtown.
"Chocolat," 7:30 tonight, 8:30 p.m. Saturday at the Back Room Cinema.
The St. Petersburg String Quartet, 8 p.m. Saturday, Juneau-Douglas High School Auditorium, advance tickets (in book stores) $20, $18 students and seniors, $2 more at the door.
Organ concert with Dorothy Allen, noon Friday in the atrium of the State Office Building, free.
Alaska mystery writer Dana Stabenow, 7 p.m. Sunday, downtown Juneau library. The auhor of 17 mystery and science fiction novels and a columnist for Alaska magazine, Stabenow will talk about the importance of libraries and answer questions about her work.
Juneau Student Symphony, auditions Saturday and Monday. Call Rick Trostel at 586-1915 to audition. A full orchestra with strings, brass, woodwinds and percussion seeks members of all ages.
Tango Night, demonstration, instruction and dance with teachers Fermnada and Guillermo, 7 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 7, Juneau Elks Lodge, sponsored by Juneau Dance Unlimited and the Juneau Arts and Humanities Council. Cost: $20 a couple, $12 for individuals.
Juneau International Folk Dancers, 7:30 p.m. every Friday at Scottish Rite Temple, instruction and request dancing, all welcome, bring clean, softsoled shoes.
"Quilts of Alaska: A Textile Album of the Last Frontier" and "Looking Forward, Looking Back: An Alaska State Museum Centennial Exhibition," at the Alaska State Museum, 8:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m. daily.
"Dale DeArmond: Artist and Bibliophile," exhibit at Juneau-Douglas City Museum.
Image Transfers, Emulsion Transfers, on paper, glass and rock by photographer Noelle Ders, at the Juneau Arts and Humanities Council Gallery, 206 N. Franklin St., opening reception 4:306:30 Friday.
"Summer Paintings A Celebration," an exhibit of paintings by Devita Stipek Writer, at Portfolio Arts Gallery, through Sept. 7.
Tenth Annual Beaded Bag Exhibit, June 22Sept. 22 at Spirit Beads in Juneau. Open 11 a.m.- 5:30 p.m. Wednesday through Saturday or by appointment.
Northern Pacific, variety of music that includes rock and country, 9 p.m.1 a.m. Friday and Saturday at The Alaskan Bar, no cover. Open mike 8 p.m.midnight tonight at The Alaskan Hotel. Singerguitarists also perform 8:30-10:30 p.m. Sunday through Wednesday: Jason Maroney on Sunday, Bob Cole on Monday and Wednesday and Mark Bush on Tuesday.
America's Loverboys, male dance revue, 9 p.m. tonight until closing; Groove Cult, Juneau rock band, 9:30 p.m.-closing Friday and Saturday at Marlintini's Lounge, no cover. Karaoke, 9 p.m.-closing Sunday through Wednesday.
Troy Hull, singer and guitarist, 9 p.m.2 a.m. Friday and Saturday at the Sandbar. No cover.
The deadline for the Preview calendar is 8 a.m. Tuesday. Items can be faxed to 586-3028, e-mailed to email@example.com, dropped off at the Juneau Empire or mailed to 3100 Channel Dr., Juneau, AK 99801. Events must be open to the public.