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Alaska Overnighters will have a new and unusual venue for the next round of quickly written plays; they'll be presented in various galleries at the Anchorage Museum and patrons will stand through the show. Also, Alaskans have come through with donations to several good causes involving music, theater and literary arts.Mike Dunham

Pulse Dance Company will host its annual season fundraiser in French this weekend with a theme of Moulin Rouge-inspired burlesque. Pulse is known for its innovative approach to modern dance in Anchorage.  The group's previous burlesque pieces have displayed its ability to push the genre and flex dancers' muscles.


Alaska Dispatch News
An Anchorage woman was shocked when she tried to buy tickets for Cirque du Soleil and found her bill ballooned with extra charges. She'd gone to a third-party ticket reseller instead of the venue's authorized seller. Here's how to avoid making the same mistake.Mike Dunham
With new flights, Delta will link Alaska's top five destinations with daily flights to its Seattle hub.Scott McMurren
Bouncy, happy, and wiggly…that’s me! Lucy, a spayed springer spaniel mix, came to AACCC as a stray and has quickly become a favorite.  
I so badly wanted to like “Slednecks.” But there are so many structural problems that I don’t even know where to begin.Emily Fehrenbacher
Culinary offerings at the new Alaska Airlines Center run the field, from mediocre and overpriced to the occasional surprising score. Matt Tunseth
 If you're engaged to be engaged, doesn't that just mean you're engaged?Wayne and Wanda

In 2013, Covenant House Alaska held its annual candlelight vigil to acknowledge homeless youths in Anchorage and to show them they are not alone. Josh Louwerse, outreach program director for Covenant House, reminded people that the best thing you can do when encountering a homeless youth is "look somebody in the eye and remind them that they are a person ... that they are important." 

 

Tara Young
Troy Hamon's book "14 Days to Alaska" will have any pilot reliving their early days of flying, from the uncertainty and shakiness to the occasional heart-pumping moment of terror.Colleen Mondor

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