...carry a big stick" in a speech at the Minnesota State Fair.In 1924, the Rudolf Friml operetta "Rose Marie" opened on Broadway.In 1935, a Labor Day hurricane slammed into the Florida Keys, claiming more than 400 lives.In 1944, during World War...
Fall films worth looking forward to

...Inarritu's "Birdman" (Oct. 17) has him playing a has-been star of superhero films who struggles to revive his career with a Broadway play. Naomi Watts, Edward Norton and Zach Galifianakis co-star. It'll be dark, but will it be funny?? "Book of...
Robin Williams, manic comedy star, dead at 63

...Spielberg's "Hook" and Woody Allen's "Deconstructing Harry." On stage, Williams joined fellow comedian Steve Martin in a 1988 Broadway revival of "Waiting for Godot.""I dread the word 'art,'" Williams told the AP in 1989. "That's what we used to...
Juneau Dance Theatre's 'Ballet to Broadway' showcases local talent

...Unlimited, will perform its "Ballet to Broadway" show on May 2,3,4, at the Thunder...also feature Ricci Adan's staging of Broadway dances from "West Side Story" (" of the event suggests, "Ballet to Broadway" showcases the range of dance styles...
Juneau Lyric Opera's Mid-Summer Vocal Festival starts July 28 of musical theater. Participants will have the chance to sing a range of music in this genre, from the classics of the Broadway stage to the cutting edge of today's theater, with some film music thrown in for good measure.Classes will be held from...
Student Symphony to perform Friday

...The Juneau Student Symphony will present its Summer concert, Broadway Favorites, at noon Friday in the State Office Building and...the stage led by JSS conductor Tyree Pini. They will play Broadway favorites from shows such as "Phantom of the Opera" and...
Around Town for Friday, June 6

...Organ concert ft. Juneau Student Symphony's summer concert Broadway Favorites, noon, State Office Building.Adult Children of...Details: 780-2221. Juneau Student Symphony's summer concert Broadway Favorites, 7 p.m., JACC. Tickets, pay-as-you-can...
Frankie Valli eventually blessed 'Jersey Boys' idea

...Boys and the Rolling Stones.Until the Tony-winning 2005 Broadway musical returned them to the spotlight, the quartet had followed...relationship with this property," said John Lloyd Young, a Broadway newcomer who originated the role of Valli and plays him in...

...Traditional Council building, 11th and Broadway. Details: 957-5337.Kids storytime...Dance and fireworks, 9-11 p.m., Broadway. Music by Gnat King Kong. 7:30 a.m., meet at Third and Broadway.Kiddie parade, 9:30 a.m., Second...
Arts calendar

...Jazz with Tom Locher and Wayne Norlund, 7 p.m., SALT. Details: 780-2221.Juneau Student Symphony's summer concert Broadway Favorites, 7 p.m., JACC. Tickets, pay-as-you-can at the door.Dan Hopson's classical guitar, 7-9 p.m...


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