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Posted: Thursday, November 06, 2003

Theater

"The King Stag," Perseverance Theatre, 8 p.m. Fridays, Nov. 7, 14, 21, 28; 8 p.m. Saturdays, Nov. 8, 15, 22, 29; 7 p.m. Thursdays, Nov. 13, 20; 6 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 23; 2 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 30. Pay-as-you-can performances: 7 p.m. Wednesdays, Nov. 12 and Nov. 19. Tickets, $22 for adults on Fridays and Saturdays; $17 for adults on Thursdays and Sundays; $18 for students and seniors on Fridays and Saturdays; $13 for students and seniors on Thursdays and Sundays. Available at www.perseverancetheatre.org, Hearthside Books or by calling 364-2421 x35.

"The Night The Forest Cried," Northern Light Junior Theatre, at Northern Light United Church, 7:30 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays, Nov. 7-8, 14-15; 2 p.m. Saturdays, Nov. 8 and 15. Tickets, $8 adults, $5 students and seniors, at the door or from cast members.

Concerts

Imani Winds, 7 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 6, Northern Light United Church, $18 general, $14 students and seniors, $60 family. Tickets available at Hearthside Books and Rainy Day Books. 586-ARTS.

"Ode to Joy," the Juneau Symphony presents Beethoven's "Symphony No. 9, Opus 125, D Minor," 8 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 8, and 3 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 9, at the JDHS auditorium. Concert conversations begin one hour before each performance. Tickets available at Hearthside Books and at the door.

FleetStreet, fifth anniversary show, 8 p.m. Friday, Nov. 7, at the Baranof Hotel. Tickets, $10.

Exhibits

"breakup III" by Kat Tomka and sculptures by Sarah Beaty, Alaska State Museum, 395 Whittier Street. Opens 4:30-6:30 p.m. Friday, Nov. 7 and runs through Jan. 10. Museum hours, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday. Admission is $3. Youth and 18 and younger are free. Details: 465-2901.

"Dancing Light: Simply reflections, of life on shore," photographs by Michael Francis Kelly, opening reception, 4-6:30 p.m., Friday, Nov. 7, noon-4 p.m. weekdays, at the Juneau Arts and Humanities Council Gallery, 206 N. Franklin St. Through Nov. 28. Details: 586-ARTS.

"The Glory of Glaciers," public reception, 4:30-7 p.m., Friday, Nov. 7, at the Juneau-Douglas City Museum. Details: 586-3572.

Mark Kelley, photography, opens 4:30-7 p.m. Friday, Nov. 7, at Annie Kaill's, 244 Front St. Shows daily through November. Details: 586-2880.

"New and Used Works by Sarah Elliott," opens 4:30-7 p.m. Friday, Nov. 7, at the Empire Gallery, 235 Second Street. Shows through November by appointment, 789-6958.

"The W.R. Norton Collection: William H. Case and H.H. Draper Photographs (1898-1920)," 8:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m. daily at the Alaska State Museum. Through Nov. 8.

Quilt Show sponsored by the Monday Night Quilters, 8 a.m.-5 p.m. daily, at the KTOO building, 360 Egan Drive. Free. Through Nov. 28.

Dances

Salsa classes with Antonio Diaz and Heather Haugland, Tuesdays 6-7:30 p.m., and Thursdays 7-8:30 p.m., Juneau Dance Unlimited, corner of Fourth and Seward. Details: 586-5825.

Events

Chris Bliss, comedian, 8 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 6, at Marlintini's. Tickets, $12.

Jean Rogers, book signing, 4-6 p.m. Friday, Nov. 7, at Hearthside Books downtown location.

"Second Annual KTOO Wine Tasting," at the Twisted Fish. 6-9 p.m., Friday, Nov. 7. Distributors will provide more than 70 wines to sample. Cabco will be offering discounted cab fares to and from the event. Hors d'oeuvres provided by the Twisted Fish, plus live jazz. $30 per person. Call 586-1670 for more info.

"Oral History in Action: Kasaan Haida Elders Speak," by Jeane Breinig, University of Alaska Southeast visiting associate professor of English, 7 p.m. Friday, Nov. 7, at the UAS Egan Lecture Hall.

"Bedtime Stories and Lullabies," with special guests, 7 p.m., Friday, Nov. 7, at the Mendenhall Valley library. Details: 586-5267.

Spiral Studio art sale, featuring Lisa Blacher, Stegani Marnon, Nell McConahey and Sherri McDonald, 9 a.m.-4 p.m., Saturday, Nov. 8, and 11 a.m.-3 p.m., Sunday, Nov. 9, 418 Harris Street, Suite 212. Details: 463-6992.

"Building Balsa Bridges," 1-3 p.m., Saturday, Nov. 8, at the Juneau-Douglas City Museum. All ages are invited to build gumdrop and toothpick truss bridges with local engineers and watch balsa bridges being smashed. Details: 586-3572.

Fall Harvest Festival, 5 p.m., Saturday, Nov. 8, at the Cathedral of the Nativity Parish Hall, corner of Fifth and Harris. Food, carnival games and live music. $5 for kids, $10 for adults, kids 5 and under are free. All proceeds to benefit Southeast Alaska Friends of Montessori. Details: Jeannie, 586-3994.

"An Evening on The Princess Sophia," presented by Channel Dive Center, 6 p.m., Saturday, Nov. 8, at the Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center. Will also show video of the sinking of "Rikki Tikki," Juneau's first artificial reef. Details: 790-4665.

Book signing with Girdwood artist Barbara Lavallee, 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Sunday, Nov. 9, at Annie Kaill's. She will sign her latest children's book, "Groucho's Eyebrows," which is targeted toward 4- to 8-year-olds and stars a cat. Her print art will be on display.

Night life

Live music with Kenny Knapp, 9 p.m.-closing, Wednesdays-Sundays, at the Sandbar.

Karaoke with K-Rob, 9 p.m.-closing, Sundays, Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays; DJ dance music with Dan-O-Mite and DJ mix, Fridays-Saturdays; Salsa Friday, with salsa music and dancing lessons, 9-11 p.m.; NFL Sunday Ticket, 9 a.m., Sundays; Monday Night Football party, Mondays, at Marlintini's.

Bull riding, 9 p.m., Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays, at Henry's Food and Spirits in the Mendenhall Mall.

Local music on "Wet Wednesdays," The Rockn Roll Machine's Jam Night, 9:30 p.m., Saturdays, at Squires Rest in Auke Bay.

III, 9 p.m.-close, Tuesdays and Thursdays; Dag Nabbit, 9 p.m.-close, Friday-Saturday, Nov. 7 & 8, at the Imperial Billiard & Bar.

Open mike Thursdays, 9 p.m.-close; Panhandle Crabgrass Revival Band, 9 p.m.-close, Friday-Saturday, Nov. 7 & 8, at The Alaskan.

Karaoke, 7-11 p.m., Mondays and Tuesdays; all-night karaoke, Wednesdays and Thursdays; DJ Trent, 11 p.m.-close, Mondays and Tuesdays, 9 p.m.-close, Fridays and Saturdays, at the Rendezvous.



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