What's happening

Posted: Thursday, November 18, 2004

Theater

"Don Pasquale," an Opera to GO! production, plays at 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday, Nov. 19-20; 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 18, at McPhetres Hall. Advance tickets, $15 for adults, $10 for students and seniors, at Hearthside Books. Door price $17 and $12.

"Jungalbook," a Juneau-Douglas High School production, 7 p.m. Friday and Saturday, Nov. 19-20; 2 p.m. Saturday matinee, Nov. 19; Advance tickets at Hearthside Books, adults $10, JDHS/UAS students and seniors $8, children (4-14) $5. $2 more at the door.

"Annie," presented by Northern Light Junior Theatre, 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday, Nov. 19-20, at Northern Light United Church. Tickets, $8 for adults, $5 for senior citizens and students (K-12) and available at Hearthside Books. Bring nonperishable food for Glory Hole.

"Twelfth Night," presented by Perseverance Theatre's Young Company, 5:30 p.m. Friday, Nov. 19; 8 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 20; 5:30 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 21; in the theater's Phoenix Room. $10 admission. Seating limited.

Dancing

Salsa classes with Heather Haugland and Antonio Diaz. New session of beginning classes started 7-8:30 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 4; at the Juneau Dance Unlimited studio, Scottish Rite Temple, Fourth and Seward streets. Call 586-5825 with questions.

Saturday Barn Dance, Saturday, Nov. 20, at Centennial Hall. Live music with Lis, Martha & Friends, and dance caller Valerie. All dances taught. Beginners welcome. No partners necessary. Bring clean, soft-soled shoes for dancing. Call 463-3214. http://www.ptialaska.net/~ddonalds/

Exhibits

Selections from the 30th All Alaska Juried Exhibition, runs through Jan. 8; Sydney Laurence paintings, selections from the museum's fine art collection, May-December 2004, 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.

New and recent work from Roxanne Turner, "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 U.S. 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, Monday-Thursday.

New paintings by Rick Clair, new jewelry by Michael Reid Hunter, shows through November at the Friendly Planet loft, 200 Seward St.

One-string diddley bow and kalimbas by Beth Melville, collection of old acoustic guitars and amplifiers belonging to Ross Writer, at Little City Gallery & Music Folk, 171 Shattuck Way, above the Gold Town Nickelodeon. Exhibit runs through November.

Chris Joy, lamps and mirrors made from paper, shows through November, at Rock Paper Scissors, 245 Marine Way.

"Momentum," new photographs from Buddy Ferguson and Marilyn Holmes, shows through November 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, etcher, papermaker and collagist Dianne Anderson in November. Senate Building, 175 S. Franklin St., Suite 111. Shows 9 a.m.-9 p.m., daily.

New and recent work by Barbara Lavallee and Alice Tersteeg, shows through November; at Annie Kaill's, 244 Marine Way. www.annieandcojuneau.com.

Events

Alaska Bald Eagle Festival, in Haines, Wednesday-Sunday, Nov. 17-21.

Juneau International Folkdancers Turkish folkdance workshop, with Ahmed Luleci, Friday-Sunday, Nov. 19-21, at downtown JRC. Call 364-2334 for information.

Tellabration!, 7-8:30 p.m. Friday, Nov. 19, and 11 a.m. to noon Nov. 20, at the Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center. Free.

Beading demonstration and book signing with Chris Prussing, author of "Beading the Right Angle Weave," 1-3 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 21, at Hearthside Books' Nugget Mall location.

Sixth Annual SAIL/ORCA Auction, doors open at 6 p.m., live auction starts at 7 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 20, at the Baranof Hotel. Tickets, $10 at door. Appetizers, emcee, live music and door prizes.

Night life

Open mike Thursdays; The Bobb Family Band, Western swing, classic country, 9 p.m.-1 a.m. Friday-Saturday, Nov. 19-20, at the Alaskan.

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

NBA Season Pass, every day; NFL Sunday Ticket, 9 a.m. Sundays; Monday Night Football, 5 p.m. Mondays; Karaoke with Malia Mondays, 9 p.m.-closing; DJ Dan-O-Mite, 9:30 p.m.-closing, Thursdays-Saturdays; Karaoke with K-Rob, 9 p.m.-closing, Sundays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays; Free Pool Sundays and 8-Ball Tournament at 4:30 p.m. Sundays; Custom Deluxe, live music from Anchorage, 9 p.m. Thursday-Saturday, Nov. 18-20, at Marlintini's.

NBA Season Pass, daily; 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; Michael Fairchild, original acoustic guitar, 9 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 18; Daddy-O, 9 p.m. Friday and Saturday, Nov. 19-20; John & Doug's Jazz Duo, 9 p.m. Nov. 24, 26 and 27, at Doc Water'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.

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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