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Posted: Thursday, September 28, 2000

Movies

"Happiness," (R) 8:30 tonight and 9 p.m. Saturday at the Back Room Cinema. Starting next Thursday at 8:30 p.m. is "Roman Holiday" The October theme is Sunny Italy.

"The Original Kings of Comedy," (R) ends tonight, last show at 6:40 at Glacier Cinema.

"Bring it On," (PG-13) ends tonight, last show at 6:30 at Glacier Cinema.

"Bait," (R) ends tonight, last show at 7 at Glacier Cinema.

"Remember the Titans," (PG) starts Friday and shows nightly at 6:50 with second shows Friday and Saturday at 9:10 at Glacier Cinema, and matinees at 1:50 and 4:10 Saturday and Sunday.

"Almost Famous," (R) starts Friday and shows nightly at 6:30 with second shows Friday and Saturday at 8:50 p.m. at Glacier Cinema, and matinees at 1:30 and 3:50 Saturday and Sunday.

"The Exorcist," (R) starts Friday and shows nightly at 7 with second shows Friday and Saturday at 9:30 p.m. at 20th Century Twin, and matinees at 2 and 4:30 Saturday and Sunday.

"Saving Grace," (PG-13) shows at 7 tonight at 20th Century Twin, moving to Glacier Cinema Friday and showing nightly at 7, with second shows Friday and Saturday at 9 p.m., and matinees at 2 and 4 Saturday and Sunday.

"Urban Legends: Final Cut," (R) shows tonight at 6:50, switching to 7:10 nightly Friday with second shows Friday and Saturday at 9:20 p.m. at Glacier Cinema, and matinees at 2:10 and 4:20 Saturday and Sunday.

"Space Cowboys," (PG-13) shows at 6:50 nightly at 20th Century Twin, with second shows Friday and Saturday at 9:20 p.m., and matinees at 1:50 and 4:20 Saturday and Sunday.

"The Watcher," (R) shows at 7:10 tonight at the Glacier Cinema, switching to 6:40 nightly Friday with second shows Friday and Saturday at 8:40 p.m. at the Glacier Cinema, and matinees at 1:40 and 3:40 Saturday and Sunday.

Concerts

David Lanz, solo pianist and composer, 8 p.m. Saturday, Juneau-Douglas High School auditorium, $15 advance at Hearthside books and UAS, $18 at the door, UAS students $5 advance, $8 at the door, sponsored by UAS.

Organ concert with Alice Branton, noon Friday at the State Office Building atrium, variety of music played on the Kimball Theatre Organ. Also Oct. 6.

Special events

Storyteller Margie Hamburger and the musical group The Funny Bones (Adrian Minne, Jeff Brown and Julie Pigott), 6:30-7:30 p.m. at McPhetres Hall, 325 Gold St., $5 or $10 for a family. Snacks also for sale. Benefit for Juneau Coop Preschool. Family-oriented event.

THEATER

"Wit," Perseverance Theatre. Regular shows 7:30 p.m. Thursday, 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday and 6 p.m. Sunday, through Oct. 15. Pay-as-you-can Wednesday, Oct. Tickets $17- $22 adults, $13-$18 students or seniors, lower price on Thursday and Sunday.

Dance

Juneau International Folk Dances weekly fall dances, 7:30-10 p.m. Friday at Juneau-Douglas High School Commons, this week only. Normally at Juneau Dance Unlimited Studio. Call Judy, 586-6237.

Contra dance 7:30-9:30 tonight at Terry Miller Legislative Office Building (formerly Capital School). Charli Meacham will call and The Jig Is Up will provide music. All dances are taught and called, no partner or previous experience is necessary. Wear flat shoes and comfortable clothes. $3.

Dance classes begin Saturday with Janice D. Holst, ballet, tap, jazz. Call 586-1462.

Exhibits

Amazing Mazes: The Puzzling Creations of Jeff Brown, exhibition of mazes by local maze-maker, at the Alaska State Museum.

"Looking Forward, Looking Back," a look at the first century of the Alaska State Museum. Winter hours begin Saturday at the museum, with reduced admission. 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday, $3.

Group show with potter Lisa Blacher, photographer Shar Fox and printmaker Matt Lewis, 50 new works at Juneau Arts and Humanities Council gallery at 206 N. Franklin. Show will be through mid-October.

"Ninth Annual Beaded Bag Show," through Oct. 7 at Spirit Beads, 217 Fifth St. in downtown Juneau. 20 antique, vintage and contemporary beaded bags.

"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.

Girl Scouts historical display, 1945 doll, 1928 uniform, photo, in the display cases at the Douglas library through September.

On Our Own Terms, display by Hospice and Homecare in the case at the downtown Juneau public library.

Making Books, display by Jim and Susi Fowler in the case at the downtown Juneau public library. Shows development of a book by Juneau author and artists. Includes first manuscript and sketches, illustrations and the final product.

Entertainment

Millennium Prophets, Juneau rock band, 9 p.m.-1 a.m. Friday and Saturday, no cover. Open mike, 8-midnight Thursdays at The Alaskan Bar.

Music TBA, probably a Juneau rock band, 9:30 p.m.-closing Friday and Saturday, Hangar on the Wharf. Mike Roy, solo singer and guitarist from Juneau with originals and covers, 9-12 p.m. Wednesday.

Septimus, five-piece rhythm and blues band, 9:30 p.m.-closing, Thursday, 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.

The Swingers, Juneau three-piece rock band, 10:30 p.m. - 2:30 a.m. Friday and Saturday at The Rendezvous, 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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