ANCHORAGE, Alaska — Anchorage Symphony’s “American Masters”
Saturday, March 26, 8 p.m; Sunday, March 27, 4 p.m.
Atwood Concert Hall, Performing Arts Center
Experience the unstoppable energy of American composer Chris Brubeck and the dynamic trio of Time for Three as they combine forces with the Anchorage Symphony for a pyrotechnic new concerto of varying music styles! Also, Copland’s Music for the Theatre and Gershwin’s Porgy & Bess: Symphonic Picture. Tickets start at $20 for Saturday and $15 for Sunday, and are half-price for students and seniors; half-off tickets Sunday, with 10 percent of net proceeds to benefit the Salvation Army’s music programs (code SAL50).
For tickets, call 263-ARTS or visit AnchorageSymphony.org.
Jazz Fighting Hunger
Sunday, March 27, 7 p.m.
Wilda Marston Theatre, Loussac Library
Enjoy a jazz concert with 100 percent of proceeds to benefit the Food Bank of Alaska, “because no one deserves to be hungry.” Tickets $18.50.
For tickets, visit AlaskaPAC.CenterTix.net.
“Lend Me a Tenor”
Thursdays-Saturdays 7 p.m., Sundays 3 p.m. through April 3
Anchorage Community Theatre, East 70th Avenue
Anchorage Community Theatre presents this hilarious, Tony Award-winning comedy. A sensation on Broadway, this madcap, screwball comedy is guaranteed to leave you teary-eyed with laughter! Tickets start at just $15. (Thursday performances are free for high-school drama students.)
For tickets and information, visit ACTAlaska.org.
6th Annual Night With the Stars
Sunday, March 27, 5:30 p.m.
Eagle River Nature Center
Hear astronomer Dr. Mike Brown, one of Time Magazine’s 100 Most Influential People and author of “How I Killed Pluto And Why It Had it Coming,” discuss the fascinating true story of Pluto’s demise and his first-hand account of the modern-day discoveries of our solar system. Brown will also speak Monday, March 28 at 7:30 p.m. at the Wendy Williamson Auditorium; admission is free.
For more information, visit ERNC.org.
Sunday, March 27
The Alaska Club locations (East, South, Valley and Eagle River)
Forget the weather! Have fun and challenge yourself indoors during The Alaska Club’s Tri-Indoor-Athlon. Bike for 30 minutes, run for 25 and swim for 15 at the East, South and Valley clubs, or bike for 30, run for 25 and bike again for 15 minutes at the Eagle River club. All proceeds go to the Jeff Hill Memorial Scholarship Fund at UAA/ROTC program.
For information and registration, visit TheAlaskaClub.com.
Alaska Health Fair
Saturday, March 26, 9 a.m to noon
Dimond Center Mall
Free health screenings, health education and low-cost blood tests; blood, thyroid, prostate and Vitamin D tests available.
For more information, visit AlaskaHealthFair.org.
“SKAN” (Ski Kincaid All Night) 24-Hour Race
Saturday, March 26, 10 a.m to Sunday, March 27, 10 a.m.
Come enjoy the end of the season with this 24-hour format event for individuals and teams.
For information and to register, visit AnchorageNordicSki.com.