Must-see entertainment in Anchorage

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    Cyrano's Theatre Company

    This small off-center playhouse is the best live theater in town, staging everything from Hamlet to Archy and Mehitabel (comic cockroach and a cat…

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    Alaska Center for the Performing Arts

    Impresses tourists with the 40-minute film Aurora: Alaska’s Great Northern Lights (adult/child $15/7), screened on the hour from 9am to 9pm during summer…

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    Bear Tooth Theatrepub

    Cruise into this very cool venue (check out the mural on the lobby ceiling) where you can enjoy great microbrews, wine and dinner while watching first-run…

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    Anchorage Opera

    Anchorage Opera is the largest producer of the performing arts in Alaska and one of America’s leading regional opera companies.

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    Mad Myrna's

    A fun, cruisy bar with two dances floors, Drag Diva shows, a cabaret, and dance music most nights after 9pm.

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    Chilkoot Charlie’s

    More than just Anchorage’s favorite meat market, ‘Koots,’ as the locals call it, is a landmark. The sprawling, wooden edifice has 10 bars, four dance…

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    Anchorage Bucs

    This semipro team of the Alaska Baseball League plays at Mulcahy Ball Park, where living legend Mark McGuire once slammed a few homers. Also taking the…

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    Egan Civic Center

    Try this place for top-drawer musical groups, trade shows and other big events.

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    Alaska Experience Theatre

    More a tourist trap than a movie house, with IMAX-style nature films and a 15-minute theatrical simulation of the 1964 Good Friday Earthquake.

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    Sullivan Arena

    The 'Sully' hosts large musical acts and sporting events.