When Katie Jensen and Aaron Elmore were growing up, they wanted the same thing. They wanted to be forest rangers. They didn't plan on being Hamlet and Joan of Arc. They never dreamed they'd form a husband-and-wife theater company, produce Shakespeare and build a reputation as a powerhouse team of consummate theater artists with Theatre in the Rough.
In Alaska, in the Nation and the World
W ednesday marks the first day of spring. Beethoven's "Spring" and Vivaldi's "Winter" will be featured at a concert Saturday evening at the cusp of the two seasons. Musicians with the Juneau Symphony, singers from the community and music students from the Juneau Community Charter School will perform the "Spring for the Arts Gala" concert at 7:30 Saturday evening to benefit the school.
"Kapow!" written and illustrated by George O'Connor.
Bill Paulick and Juneau Brass
Hard work and diligence has paid off for more than 60 high school musicians this year, as they were adjudicated and dubbed Southeast Honor and All State champions.
In addition to the new audiobooks on CD for kids listed below, you'll also find lots of classics in audiobook form like Stravinsky's "Peter and the Wolf," Carroll's "Through the Looking Glass," Stevenson's "Treasure Island," and even White's "Stuart Little" on the shelves at the Juneau Public Libraries.
According to Rick Trostel, conductor of the Juneau Student Symphony and principal trumpet in the Juneau Symphony, two recent changes in the Juneau Student Symphony have had positive affects this year.
...45-8:45 p.m., downtown library. Details: Burn, 463-6944. Juneau Student Symphony performance of "Peter and the Wolf," 7 p.m., Gastineau Elementary School. Donations accepted. Details: juneausymphony.org/studentsymphony...
...790-4567. Juneau Student Symphony performance of "Peter and the Wolf," 7:30 p.m., Juneau Arts & Culture Center...465-4564. Juneau Student Symphony performance of "Peter and the Wolf," 4 p.m., Juneau Arts & Culture Center. Donations...
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