Entertainment Calendar

Posted: Thursday, September 13, 2001

MOVIES

Note: Due the restrictions placed on air cargo this week, Gross Alaska may not show the three new releases scheduled to open Friday. In the event the films do not arrive in Juneau, "Summer Catch," "American Pie 2" and "Rat Race" will be held over. Call 463-3549 or see juneaumovies.com to confirm.

"Curse of The Jade Scorpion," (PG-13) starts Friday and 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.

"O," (R) starts Friday and shows nightly at 7:10 at the 20th Century Twin, with second shows Friday and Saturday at 9:10 and matinees at 2:10 and 4:10 p.m. Saturday and Sunday.

"Bubble Boy," (PG-13) starts Friday and shows nightly at 6:40 at Glacier Cinemas, with second shows Friday and Saturday at 8:50 and matinees at 1:40 and 3:50 p.m. Saturday and Sunday.

"Summer Catch," (PG13) ends tonight, last show at 6:50 at Glacier Cinemas.

"Rat Race," (PG-13) ends tonight, last show at 6:30 at Glacier Cinemas.

"American Pie 2," (R) ends tonight, last show at 7 at Glacier Cinemas.

"Ghosts of Mars," (R) shows tonight at 7:10 at the 20th Century Twin, switching to 7 nightly beginning Friday, with second shows Friday and Saturday at 9 and matinees at 2 and 4 p.m. Saturday and Sunday.

"Captain Corelli's Mandolin," (R) shows tonight at 6:40 at Glacier Cinemas, switching to 6:30 nightly beginning Friday, with second shows Friday and Saturday at 9 and matinees at 1:30 and 4 p.m. Saturday and Sunday.

"Rock Star," (R) 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.

"The Others," (PG-13) shows tonight at 7 at the 20th Century Twin, moving to Glacier Cinemas beginning Friday and showing nightly at 6:50, with second shows Friday and Saturday at 9:10 and matinees at 1:50 and 4:10 p.m. Saturday and Sunday.

"Dancer in the Dark," 7:30 tonight, 8:30 p.m. Saturday at the Back Room Cinema.

"FaatKine", 7 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 19 at Juneau-Douglas High School auditorium. Senegalese film with English subtitles, Juneau Arts and Humanities Council Film series.

Concerts

Organ concert with Alice Branton, noon Friday in the atrium of the State Office Building, free.

Author

Alaska mystery writer Dana Stabenow, 7 p.m. Sunday, downtown Juneau library. The author of 17 mystery and science fiction novels and a columnist for Alaska magazine.

Special events

Clowning Around Town, performance and clowning workshop with Don "Homer" and Delores "Dee" Burda, show is 7 p.m. Saturday at Centennial Hall; workshop is 6-9 p.m. Friday, 9 a.m.3 p.m. Saturday and 15 p.m. Sunday at Centennial Hall.

Auditions

Juneau Student Symphony, call Rick Trostel at 586-1915 to audition. A full orchestra seeks members of all ages.

Dance

Juneau International Folk Dancers, 7:30 p.m. every Friday at Scottish Rite Temple. Instruction and request dancing, all welcome, bring clean, softsoled shoes.

Theater

"Proof," at Perseverance Theatre. Pay-as-you-can preview at 7:30 tonight, opens 8 p.m. Friday. Regular shows are 7:30 p.m. Thursdays, 8 p.m. Friday and Saturdays and 6 p.m. Sundays. Pay-as-you-can show at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 26. Final show on Sunday, Oct. 7, is at 2 p.m. Tickets $22 for Friday and Saturday shows, $17 for Thursday and Sunday shows, and $4 less for students and seniors; available at Hearthside Books and Perseverance .

EXHIBITS

"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.

Emulsion Transfers on paper, glass and rock by photographer Noelle Ders, at the Juneau Arts and Humanities Council Gallery, 206 N. Franklin St.

Tenth Annual Beaded Bag Exhibit, June 22Sept. 22 at Spirit Beads. Open 11 a.m.- 5:30 p.m. Wednesday through Saturday or by appointment.

ENTERTAINMENT

The Joe Montana Quartet, jazz and blues with drummer Joe Montana, keyboardist Robert Cohen, bassist Ford James and saxophonist Rick Alborico, 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.

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.

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