What's happening

Posted: Thursday, October 14, 2004

Theater

"The Madwoman of Chaillot" a Theatre in the Rough production, shows at 8 p.m. Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays through Oct. 30, at McPhetres Hall. $14 in advance at Hearthside Books, $16 at the door, children 12 and under $6, students and seniors $8.

"Homebody," a second-stage production of Perseverance Theatre, shows at 8 p.m. Thursdays-Saturdays, Oct. 14-16, and Oct. 21-23, in the theater's Phoenix Room. All performances are pay-as-you-can. Limited seating, and no late arrivals. Call 364-2421 for more.

"The Gospel of John," presented by Georgia actor Brad Sherrill, 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 16, at St. Paul's Catholic Church, and 7 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 17, at Northern Light United Church. $15 for adults, $10 for seniors, students and military.

Comedy

Rebels of Comedy, featuring TK Matteson and Morgan Preston, both from Los Angeles, 8 p.m. and 10 p.m. Friday, Oct. 22, at Marlintini's. $12 for one show, or $18 for both.

Concerts

Lunchtime organ concert, featuring Alice Branton on the Kimball Theatre Organ, noon Friday, Oct. 15, at the State Office Building. Free.

"Miniatures and Masterpieces for Autumn," a presentation of Fauré, Dvorak, Clarke and Gershwin, by Mary Watson, piano, Jared Carlson, cello, Jenny Quinn, viola, and Steve Tada, violin, 8 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 16, and 2 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 17, at Aldersgate United Methodist Church, 9161 Cinema Drive. Suggested donation $10. Students free with ID. Placeholder tickets at Hearthside Books.

Dancing

Salsa classes with Heather and Antonio. Latin Dance practice session, 8-10 p.m. Friday, Oct. 1, all-ages, $2. Beginning classes, 7:30-9 p.m. Thursdays. $10 per person per class, $8 for students. Juneau Dance Unlimited studio, Fourth and Seward streets. Call 586-5825 with questions.

Salsa Dance Friday, 8-10 p.m. Friday, Oct. 15, at Juneau Dance Unlimited studio, Fourth and Seward streets. $2 per person, all ages.

Events

"Alitaptap," an evening of Phillipine dance and culture, 7 p.m. Friday and Saturday, Oct. 15-16, at Juneau-Douglas High School. $25 adults, $15 children 13 and under. Children who can sit on their parents' lap are free.

Roughhouse Friday Boxing, 9 p.m. Friday, Oct. 15, at Marlintini's. Ten exciting fights. Tickets at Marlintini's and ANB Hall.

"Apocalypse Then & Now: Religious Tensions in the Middle East Conflict," a lecture by J. Edward Wright, 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 19, at Northern Lights United Church. Potluck at 5:30 p.m.

Exhibits

"Eskimo Drawings," a collection of drawings done by Inupiat and Yup'ik artists in Alaska between 1900-1970, runs through Oct. 16 at the Alaska State Museum, 395 Whittier St. Open 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Tuesdays through Saturdays. $5 for adults, youth under 18 free. For more information, call 465-2901.

"Eight Stars of Gold: The Story of Alaska's Flag," "Tlingit Regalia" and "Panoramic Photographs," noon-4 p.m. Tuesdays through Saturdays, at the Juneau-Douglas City Museum, Fourth and Main streets. Call 586-3572.

John Rishel Mineral Information Center, operated by the Bureau of Land Management on Mayflower Island in Douglas, features minerals, artifacts, maps and photographs from Southeast mines, open 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturdays. Call Barbara, 364-1551, between 8 a.m. and noon, Mondays-Thursdays.

New photography by Miranda Salmon, shows through October at the Friendly Planet loft, 200 Seward St.

Sketchings by Devita Writer, runs through October at Little City Gallery, 5-7 p.m. Mondays through Fridays, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays, Suite 211, upper floor of the Emporium Mall, 174 S. Franklin St.

Masks by Jacob Higgins, killer meat-grinder robots by assorted artists, shows Thursday, Friday and Saturday, Oct. 14-16, at Rock Paper Scissors, 245 Marine Way.

"Bright Storms, Quiet Shadows," paintings by Todd Mosher, shows through October at Juneau Arts and Humanities Council gallery, 206 N. Franklin St. Call 586-ARTS.

Juneau Artists Gallery, assorted work by 25 local artists, featuring painter, photographer, printmaker and digital artist David Riccio in October. Senate Building, 175 S. Franklin St., Suite 111. Shows 9 a.m-9 p.m., daily.

New and old work by Jon Van Zyle, the official artist of the Iditarod, and his wife, Jona. Shows through October at Annie Kaill's, 244 Marine Way. www.annieandcojuneau.com.

Night life

Open mike Thursdays, at the Alaskan.

Open mike Wednesdays with Patrice, 9 p.m.-closing; Splinter Pickers, every Thursday; at the Imperial.

NFL Sunday Ticket, 9 a.m. Sundays; Monday Night Football, 5 p.m. Mondays; Karaoke with Malia Mondays, 9 p.m.-close; DJ Dan-O-Mite, 9:30 p.m.-close, Thursdays-Saturdays; Karaoke with K-Rob, 9 p.m.-close, Sundays, Tuesday, Wednesday; at Marlintini's.

NFL Sunday Ticket, 9 a.m. Sundays; Monday Night Football, 5 p.m. Mondays; classical guitar with John Unzicker in the Velvet Room, 6-9 p.m., every Tuesday-Sunday, at DocWater's.

Tom Locher, smooth piano music, 6-9 p.m. Fridays, at the Goldbelt Hotel, Chinook's. Details: 586-6900.

Kenny Knapp, 8 p.m-midnight, Wednesdays, Thursdays, Sundays; 9 p.m.-2 a.m., Fridays and Saturdays, at the Sandbar.

9-Ball Tournament and Live Jazz, 7 and 8 p.m., Tuesdays; 8-Ball Tournament, 7 p.m. Wednesdays; Karaoke and dance music, 9 p.m., Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays; Salsa nights at the Back Alley with DJ Latin, 8-11 p.m. Tuesdays, at the Viking.

Local music on "Wet Wednesdays," The Rock n' Roll Machine's Jam Night, 9:30 p.m., Saturdays, at Squires Rest in Auke Bay. Details: 789-7829.

Karaoke with Louie Rogers, 8:30 p.m.-closing, Wednesdays, at the Rendezvous.



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