what's happening

Posted: Thursday, November 03, 2005

theater

"The Comedy of Errors," presented by Theatre in the Rough, opens 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday, Nov. 4-5, at McPhetres Hall. Plays at 8 p.m. Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays, through Dec. 3. No shows on Nov. 24, 25 and 26. Free on-site daycare on Thursday, Nov. 10, courtesy of the Holy Trinity Church youth. In advance, $16 for adults, $10 for seniors and $8 for students 12 and under. Available at Hearthside Books. At the door, $18 for adults, $10 for seniors and $8 for students 12 and under.

"Twelfth Night," presented by Perseverance Theatre, runs through Sunday, Nov. 27. Shows at 7:30 p.m. Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays. Matinee performances at 2 p.m. Nov. 26 and 27. Pay-as-you-can performance on Nov. 3. No show on Sunday, Nov. 6, and Thursday, Nov. 24. Tickets for Wednesday, Thursday, Sunday and matinees: $20 adults, $15 seniors, $10 students. Fridays and Saturdays: $25 adults, $20 seniors, $15 students. Available at Hearthside Books, 463-TIXS or http://www.perseverancetheatre.org

books

Reading and book signing with Haines author Heather Lende, author of "If You Lived Here, I'd Know Your Name," 7-8:30 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 3, at Nugget Mall Hearthside Books, and 5 p.m. Friday, Nov. 4, at downtown Hearthside Books.

Signing with Jim Fowler, author of "First Salmon," 5 p.m. Friday, Nov. 4, at downtown Hearthside Books.

Dancing

Tuesday salsa classes at the VFW Hall, beginning, 6-7:30 p.m., intermediate, 7:30-9 p.m. Call 586-5825 for more information.

Workshops with Argentine tango teacher Pablo Repun and dance partner Alicia Mossforrol, Nov. 4-6, at the Simpson Building, Second and Seward streets. For more information or to register, call 364-2334 or e-mail jifdance@hotmail.com.

Thursday Night Contra Dance, 7:30-9:45 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 10, at the Terry Miller Legislative Offices gymnasium (the Old Capital School gym). Use Sixth Street entrance. Live music with Full Circle dance band and dance caller Odette Foster. All dances taught. Beginners welcome. No partners necessary. Bring clean, soft-soled shoes for dancing. Call 463-3214.

Concerts

Organ Concert Friday, noon Friday, Nov. 4, at the State Office Building, with J. Allan MacKinnon playing the Kimball Theatre Organ.

FleetStreet, 5:30-8:30 p.m. Friday, Nov. 4, at the Back Room at the Silverbow Inn.

Gold Street Music, 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 5, at Centennial Hall's Hickel Room. Featuring Albert McDonnell; Cheryl Cook and Kathy Hocker; Mary DeSmet and Greg Burger; Riley Woodford; and Jane Roodenburg. $5. Doors open at 7 p.m.

Adam Tendler, solo pianist, "America 88x50," 7 p.m. Sunday and Monday, Nov. 5-6, at the University of Alaska Southeast Egan Recital Hall room 112. Free.

Juneau Lyric Opera Vocal Ensemble debut concerts, featuring madrigals by MacFarren and di Lasso, music from "Les Miserables" and Pergolesi's "Magnificat," and contemporary works by Rutter and Harris, 4 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 6, at Holy Trinity Church; and 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 8, at Aldersgate United Methodist Church. $8 for adults, $5 for students and seniors. Tickets at Hearthside Books and the door.

exhibits

"Earth, Fire and Fibre XXV," opens Friday, Nov. 4; Sydney Laurence paintings from the permanent collection; "Sharkabet," "Joseph Crumrine: Dog Portraits," "Prayer for the Protection of All Beings," by Jane Terzis; "The Outraged Body," by Lisa Gray; "Recent Acquisitions: Contemporary Alaska Art Donated by the Rasmuson Foundation;" at Alaska State Museum, 395 Whittier St., open 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Tuesdays through Saturdays. $5 for adults, youth under 18 free. Details: 465-2901.

"Pleasures and Perils: Juneau's Steamships and Shipwrecks"; newly restored Montana Creek Fish Trap; "Remembering Amy Lou Barney"; "Hands on History Room" and "Juneau Collector's Series Volume 3: Jeff Brown's Alaska Board Games"; noon to 4 p.m. Tuesdays through Saturdays, at the Juneau-Douglas City Museum, Fourth and Main streets. Call 586-3572.

"Variations of a Theme," new photographs by Shar Fox; and "Vessels," stoneware by Michelle Morrell; runs through November at the Juneau Arts and Humanities Council gallery, 206 N. Franklin St., 586-ARTS.

New work by Monica O'Keefe, runs through November at the Little City Gallery, 171 Shattuck Way in the Emporium Mall.

Handmade bags by Emily Merli and Electra Gardinier, featured during November at Inner Garden, 214 N. Franklin St.

Rob Roys retrospective, 1993-present, at Two Crow Studio and Gallery, 245 Marine Way, above Paradise Bakery.

New and old photography by Mark Kelley, at KTOO, 360 Egan Drive. Shows through November.

"Disguise," a themed exhibition at the Ruby Room during November, 171 Shattuck Way in the Emporium Mall.

Juneau Artists Gallery, assorted work by 25 local artists, featuring painter Sharron Lobaugh in November, Senate Building, 175 S. Franklin St., Suite 111. Shows 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday.

"Paper Pleasures," paper prints and watercolors by Alice Tersteeg, and prints and paintings by author Barbara Lavallee, author of "Papa Do You Love Me?"; shows through November at Annie Kaill's, 244 Front St.

events

Drop-in comedy workshops, presented by Morally Improv-erished, 6-8 p.m. Mondays in Nugget Mall's community room, across from Hearthside Books. Free.

Screening of Warren Miller's "Higher Ground," 5:45 and 8 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 3, at Centennial Hall. Presented by the Eaglecrest Snowsports School. $8.

Screening of "The Sinking of the Princess Sophia," 5 p.m. and 6:30 p.m. Friday, Nov. 4, at the Juneau-Douglas City Museum. Introduction by John Lachelt 30 minutes before each presentation.

Balsa bridge demonstration, 1-3 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 5, at the Juneau-Douglas City Museum. Free.

Screening of "The Tangerine Dream," ski movie by Teton Gravity Research, a benefit for Juneau resident Bill Forrest, all-ages screening at 6 p.m., and 21 and over at 8:30 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 5, at the Hangar Ballroom. $10 at the ski sale or at the door.

night life

Monday night Raw with DJ Astronomar; open mike, Thursdays; Salsa Borealis, Friday & Saturday 9 p.m.-1 a.m. at the Alaskan Hotel and Bar.

Sunday morning football, 9 a.m.; Salsa Nights, 9 p.m.-12:30 a.m. every Thursday, at the Imperial Billiard & Bar.

Foam Party, 10 p.m. Friday, Nov. 4, at $10 for guys, $5 for girls; NFL Sunday Ticket, 9 a.m. Sundays; Free Pool and 8-Ball Tournament at 4:30 p.m. Sundays; Monday Night Football Party, 9 p.m. Mondays; Karaoke at 9 p.m. Sundays, Mondays and Tuesdays; Texas Hold 'Em Poker, 7 p.m. every Wednesday and Thursday; Texas Hold'em Cash Game, 7 p.m. Fridays; DJ Dan-O-Mite, 9:30 p.m.-closing, Fridays-Saturdays; at Marlintini's Lounge.

Sunday morning football, 9 a.m., at GW Teals.

NTN Trivia, nightly; trivia contest, Sundays, at the Triangle Club.

Singer-songwriter duo Nate and Ron, 9 p.m. Wednesday, Friday and Saturday in the Pub; Classical guitar with John Unzicker in the Velvet Room, 7 p.m.-9 p.m. Friday and Saturday; at Doc Water's Pub, 586-3627

Tom Locher with vocalist Julie Cozzi, smooth piano music, 6-9 p.m. Fridays, at the Goldbelt Hotel. Details: 586-6900.

Kenny Knapp, country, swing, rock music, 9 p.m.-2 a.m., Thursdays through Sundays, at the Sandbar, 789-3411.

Local music on "Wet Wednesdays"; Bluegrass 101, 8:30 p.m.-close Friday, Nov. 4, at Squires Rest in Auke Bay. Details: 789-7829.

Bluegrass 101, 9 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 5, at The Island Pub.

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



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