"A Taxing Woman," 7:30 tonight and 8:30 p.m. Saturday at the Back Room Cinema. Starting Oct. 12 at 7:30 p.m. is "The Year of Living Dangerously." The Nov. 9 show is sold out. November theme is The Far East.
"The Bus Rider's Union," 7 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 8, at JuneauDouglas High School, documentary by Haskell Wexler, Juneau Arts and Humanities Council film, $7, free for high school students, $3 for seniors and UAS students.
"Charlie's Angels" (PG-13) starts Friday and shows nightly at 7, with second shows Friday and Saturday at 9:20 at Glacier Cinemas, and matinees at 2 and 4:20 Saturday and Sunday.
"Digimon" (PG) shows Saturday and Sunday only at Glacier Cinemas, with matinees at 1:30 and 3:40 Saturday and Sunday.
"Blair Witch 2: Book of Shadows" (R) shows nightly at 7:10, with second shows Friday and Saturday at 9:10 at 20th Century Twin, and matinees at 2:10 and 4:10 Saturday and Sunday.
"Remember the Titans" (PG) ends tonight, last show at 7 at 20th Century Twin.
"The Little Vampire" (PG) shows nightly at 6:40, with second shows Friday and Saturday at 8:50 at Glacier Cinemas, and matinees at 1:40 and 3:50 Saturday and Sunday.
"Lucky Numbers" (R) shows nightly at 7:10, with second shows Friday and Saturday at 9:20 at Glacier Cinemas, and matinees at 2:10 and 4:20 Saturday and Sunday.
"Bedazzled" (PG-13) shows tonight at 6:50 at Glacier Cinemas, moving to the 20th Century Twin on Friday and showing nightly at 7, with second shows Friday and Saturday at 9, and matinees at 2 and 4 Saturday and Sunday.
"Pay it Forward" (PG-13) shows at 6:30 nightly, with second shows Friday and Saturday at 9 at Glacier Cinemas, and no matinees.
"Meet The Parents," (PG-13) shows tonight at 7, switching to 6:50 nightly beginning Friday, with second shows Friday and Saturday at 9:10 at Glacier Cinemas, and matinees at 1:50 and 4:10 Saturday and Sunday.
Theater and opera
"La Boheme," opens Friday and shows Fridays and Saturdays at 8 p.m. through Nov. 18, six shows total, at the Palace Theatre, $15 at Hearthside Books and at the door. Puccini's opera sung in Italian, a Juneau Lyric Opera production.
"Much Ado About Nothing," 8 p.m. tonight, Friday, Saturday and Sunday, at McPhetres Hall. Tickets $12 for adults in advance at Hearthside Books, $2 more at the door, $8 for seniors and $5 for children 12 and under. A Theatre in the Rough production, closes Nov. 11.
"Dracula," 7 p.m. Friday and Saturday, JuneauDouglas High School auditorium. Tickets $8 students, $10 adults at Hearthside Books, or $12 at the door.
Evening at Egan: Anthropologist Dan Montieth presents "Tongass Cave Project: Exploration, Mapping and Interdisciplinary Scientific Research," 7 p.m. in the Egan Library on the UAS campus. This is the third in a series of free Friday events open to the community.
Writing workshop with playwright Lucy Thurber: Exploring the American Experience, Nov. 35, Perseverance Theatre, $150, call 364-2421.
Sixth Annual Bishop Kenny Memorial Auction, 6:30 -10 p.m. Saturday, the Twisted Fish. Tickets $20 available at Perseverance Theatre or at the door, must be 21 or with parent, entertainment with Robert Cohen trio, hors d'oeuvres, silent and live auction.
Alaska pioneer painter Francis Brooks Davis, slide show, art exhibit, presentation and dessert celebration of her 150th birthday, 7 p.m. Friday, House of Wickersham, tickets at Hearthside, $10.
Visiting author of "Cold River Spirits," Jan Harper-Haines, book-signing 5-7 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 7 at Hearthside Books in Nugget Mall; reading and question and answer session 7:30 p.m. Tuesday in Lake Room of Mourant Building on UAS campus; presentation Researching Your Roots and Writing Your Family History, 7 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 9, downtown library.
Visiting author of "A Complete Guide to Float Hunting Alaska," Larry Bartlett, book-signing and slide show 5-7 p.m. at Hearthside Books in Nugget Mall.
Caring for your collectibles and collection tour of Juneau-Douglas City Museum, 1-3:30 p.m. Saturday at city museum, free.
Dance concert performance, 6 p.m. Saturday, Juneau Dance Unlimited Studio, free.
Juneau International Folk Dancers, weekly fall dances, 7:3010 p.m. Friday at Juneau Dance Unlimited Studio. Call Judy, 5866237.
Dances of Universal Peace, 7-9 p.m. Saturday at St. Brendan's Church, call Leah, 789-3993.
Sherri Brown and Bridget Milligan: Pastel portraits, hand-painted silk dresses, calligraphy and embossing, opening reception 4:30 to 7:30 p.m. Friday at Juneau Arts and Humanities Council gallery, open weekday afternoons, through Nov. 27.
Paintings by Mary Stroeing, on display at KTOO studios, 360 Egan Drive. 8 a.m.- 5 p.m. weekdays, through Dec. 1.
Alaska Positive Statewide Photography exhibition, 65 images, Alaska State Museum, until Nov. 4.
Wellhouse, Juneau trio, original rockabilly with Patrick Murphy, 9 p.m.-1 a.m. Friday and Saturday, no cover. Open mike, 8-midnight Thursdays at The Alaskan Bar.
Dave Dowd and Friends, Juneau rock band 9:30 p.m.-closing Friday and Saturday; Mike Roy, solo singer and guitarist from Juneau with originals and covers, also plays 9 p.m.-midnight Wednesday, at the Hangar on the Wharf.
Seattle blues guitarist Fat James, 9:30 p.m.-closing tonight, Friday and Saturday, Marlintini's Lounge, no cover tonight, $5 cover Friday and Saturday. Karaoke Tuesday and Wednesday. JT's Reggae Sunday, reggae tunes Sunday afternoon and evening.
Louie Rogers, Karaoke, 8:30-closing, Monday, Wednesday and Thursday at The Rendezvous.
Kenny Knapp, guitar and vocals, 8 p.m.-1 a.m. Wednesday through Sunday, later on weekends, at the Sandbar. No cover.
Louie Rogers, Karaoke, 8 p.m. Sunday at Tabby's Lounge.