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Posted: Thursday, October 12, 2000

MOVIES

"Purple Rose of Cairo," (R) noon Monday, Oct. 16, University Of Alaska Southeast Student Activities Center. Free. One show only. The first in a series of weekly films on magical realism, each accompanied by a brief lecture and discussion.

"Amarcord," (R) 7:30 tonight and 8:30 p.m. Saturday at the Back Room Cinema. Starting next Thursday at 7:30 p.m. is "Il Postino" (PG). October theme is Sunny Italy.

"Dr. T and the Women," (R) starts Friday and shows nightly at 7:10, with second shows Friday and Saturday at 9:30 at Glacier Cinemas, and matinees at 1:40 and 4 Saturday and Sunday.

"The Contender," (R) starts Friday and shows nightly at 6:50, with second shows Friday and Saturday at 9:20 at Glacier Cinema, and matinees at 1:50 and 4:20 Saturday and Sunday.

"Remember the Titans," (PG) shows nightly at 6:40, with second shows Friday and Saturday at 9 at Glacier Cinemas, and matinees at 1:40 and 4 Saturday and Sunday.

"Get Carter," (R) shows nightly at 7, with second shows Friday and Saturday at 9:10 at 20th Century Twin, and matinees at 2 and 4:10 Saturday and Sunday.

"Cecil B. Demented," (R) ends tonight, last show at 6:50 at Glacier Cinemas.

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

"Meet The Parents," (PG-13) shows nightly at 7 with second shows Friday and Saturday at 9:10 at Glacier Cinemas, and matinees at 2 and 4:10 Saturday and Sunday.

"Highlander: Endgame," (R) ends tonight, last show at 7:10 at Glacier Cinemas.

"The Exorcist," (R) shows at 6:50 nightly, with second shows Friday and Saturday at 9:20 p.m. at 20th Century Twin, and matinees at 1:50 and 4:20 Saturday and Sunday.

CONCERTS

Rory Merritt Stitt CD release concert, 8 p.m. Friday, The Back Room at the Silverbow, $10.

The Ozark Mountain Daredevils, with Brewer and Shipley opening, 7 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 17 at Centennial Hall, Tickets $27.50 at the door for everyone, sponsored by Alaska State Troopers..

SPECIAL EVENTS

Newberry Medal-winning writer Karen Hesse presentation and reception, 7 p.m. Friday, downtown library. Workshops with Karen Hesse for middle school and high school-age readers and writers 11 a.m. Saturday at Mendenhall Valley library and 2:30 p.m. at downtown library. Free, but pre-registration needed, call 586-5303.

Book-signing with illustrator Jim Fowler and author Susi Gregg Fowler, in honor of their latest book, "Albertina, The Animals and Me." 1-3 p.m. Saturday at Hearthside Books in Nugget Mall.

Evening At Egan: Poetry reading by community members and UAS faculty, 7 p.m. Friday in the Egan Library on the UAS campus. This is the first in a series of free Friday events open to the community.

Beginning Tlingit beading class begins at Juneau-Douglas City Museum, for youth and adults, noon-4 p.m. Saturday, Florence Sheakley teaches, $12 plus materials.

THEATER

"Wit," final weekend at Perseverance Theatre. 7:30 p.m. Thursday, 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday, and 6 p.m. Sunday. Tickets $17$22 adults, $13$18 students or seniors, lower price on Thursday and Sunday.

DANCE

Contradance, 7:30-9:30 tonight at Terry Miller Legislative Building, Tom Paul calling. Music by Ladies Choice. $3.

Latin Rhythms dance, 9 p.m. Friday, ANB Hall, all ages, beer garden for over 21, $15, $7 University of Alaska Southeast students and alumni, kids under 10 free. Sponsored by UAS student activities.

Barn dance Saturday, Oct. 14, 7:30-11:00 p.m., Centennial Hall. Valerie DeLaune calling and music from Jig Is Up, $7, $5 students and seniors, under 12 free. Call 586-1787.

Juneau International Folk Dances' weekly fall dances, 7:3010 p.m. Friday at Juneau Dance Unlimited Studio. Call Judy, 5866237.

EXHIBITS

"October Decomposure," Jacob Higgins, masks and sculptures, Halloween-themed art show opening at Juneau Arts and Humanities Council gallery, reception 4:30-6:30 p.m. Friday.

Alaska Positive Statewide Photography exhibition, 65 images, Alaska State Museum, free. Through Nov. 4.

Amazing Mazes: The Puzzling Creations of Jeff Brown, exhibition by local mazemaker, 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. TuesdaySaturday, $3.

"Juneau Through the Stereoscope: The Magic of 3D Photography, 1881present," JuneauDouglas City Museum. Winter hours noon4 p.m. Friday and Saturday, admission $2, under 18 free.

ENTERTAINMENT

Riley Woodford, solo singer and guitarist, 9 p.m.1 a.m. Friday, The Bobb Family Band, country, rock and western swing, 9 p.m.1 a.m. Saturday, no cover. Open mike, 8midnight Thursdays at The Alaskan Bar.

Millennium Prophets, 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 p.m.midnight Wednesday.

G-Force, Juneau rock band, 9:30 p.m.closing, tonight, Friday and Saturday, Marlintini's Lounge. No cover. Live DJ Thursday. JT's Reggae Sunday, reggae tunes Sunday afternoon and evening.

Dave Dowd and the Soundboys, Juneau rock band, dance music 10:30 p.m.2:30 a.m. Friday and Saturday at The Rendezvous.

Louie Rogers, Karaoke, 8:30closing, 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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