PUBLISHED: 4:33 PM on Wednesday, May 2, 2007
'Five Women Wearing the Same Dress'

First City Players in Ketchikan presents this show at the new black box theater space in the plaza. Playing Friday and Saturday, May 4-5, this play contains adult language and material, parental discretion is advised. For ticket information call First City Players at 225-4792, or online at

Ketchikan Community Concert Band

The spring concert pops up on Saturday, May 19, 2007 at 7pm. Tickets will be available at McPherson Music, from Band members and at the door. Call McPherson's at 225-3650 for more info and tickets.

KTB's Spring Gala

Ketchikan Theatre Ballet once again presents all of their dancers on the Kayhi Auditorium stage. The youngest dancers will perform on Saturday afternoon, while the older dancers present on Friday and Saturday evenings. Shows will be on Friday and Saturday, May 11 and 12, 2007. Call Ketchikan Theater Ballet for more information.

Full Circle Music Studio's Annual Recital

Full Circle Music Studio presents its annual recitals. The students of Greg Burger and Mary DeSmet perform in two recitals, both at 3 p.m., Saturday, May 5, and Sunday, May6, at Aldersgate Church. Students range in age from 8 to 17 and have been preparing since last September for their performances.E Both recitals present a variety of piano, voice, guitar and fiddle music with solos and ensemble playing on everything from classical music to bluegrass. EFull Circle Music Studio offers private instruction to all ages and levels on piano, voice, guitar, violin and a variety of folk instruments.EThe recital is voluntary for students who wish to perform and to showcase their talents and hard work.EA reception follows and is open to all who wish to attend. Admission is free.

Storytelling in Ketchikan

Biblical storyteller Tim Coombs will lead a story telling workshop May 4-6, Ketchikan. Coombs, a Princeton Seminary graduate and Co-pastor at Trinity Presbyterian Church in Scotia, New York, "has the rare gift of the ability to tell a story in a way that makes you feel you are there," according to legendary storyteller Dennis Dewey. Coombs will present the Gospel of Mark at 7 p.m. Friday, May 4, at the Presbyterian Church. The event is open to the public, a free-will offering will be taken. On Saturday, May 5, Coombs will lead a storytelling workshop at the Presbyterian Church at a $40 fee. For information, call 225-3619.

Jazz Night

Jazz Night in Ketchikan is held to raise money for the Joel Galley Memorial Scholarship Fund and will feature the Windjammers, Soundwaves and the Kayhi Jazz Ensemble.Bring a listening ear and an open heart to this event at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, May 15, on the Kayhi Auditorium stage. Donations will be taken at the door. Call McPherson Music for more information at 225-3650.

Ketchikan Community Concert Band

The spring concert pops up at 7 p.m. Saturday, May 19. Tickets will be available at McPherson Music, from band members and at the door. This family friendly concert will be sure to please all audiences. Call McPherson's at 225-3650 for more info and tickets.

KTB's Spring Gala

The Castle will perform live Friday and Saturday, May 11-12. The older dancers will perform both days at 7:30 p.m., the youngest dancers of the ballet will perform on Saturday at 2 p.m. Tickets are available at the Arts Council, McPherson Music, Heavenly Creations and from KTB offices, 225-9311.

Yupik Story Performer

Jack Dalton will have an interactive discussion on the nature of stories, how stories relate to universal experiences and how to adapt and tell stories at 7 p.m. Saturday, May 5, at the Downtown Juneau Library.The program is for adults and young adults and is free. At 7 p.m. Sunday, May 6, at Centennial Hall Dalton will perform a Yupik Creation story, "Raven Returns." Tickets are $10 and available at Hearthside Books and at the door. Parental guidance is suggested.