Power point by lamp oil in an historic setting
Palace Saloon, November 3 – 13
Join us at the Palace Saloon, Pioneer Park for some turn of the century ambiance and informal talks by local experts — all running up to our presentation of Split Knuckle Theatre’s performance of “Endurance”. A play which merges Shackleton’s Antarctic exploration with a story of modern day perseverance.
Monday, November 3rd, 6:00 pm
“Watching ice grow: Wintering in Antarctica and continuing a hundred years of science in McMurdo Sound” with Andy Mahoney
Wednesday, November 5th, 6:00 pm
“Rediscovered: Polar Exploration in the 20th Century” with Mike Castellini
Thursday, Nov 6th, 6:00 pm
“Visions of Endurance: The Films and Photographs of Frank Hurley” with Len Kamerling
Monday, Nov 10th, 6:00 pm
“Resiliency Discovered: Ernest Shackleton’s Unparalleled Leadership” with Mike Castellini
Thursday November 13th, 7:00 pm
“Polar Music in the Days of Whalers and Sailors” with Paul Krejci
Refreshments will be served.
Donations accepted at the door.
Co-presented by UAF Department of Theater and Film
Sponsored by Wells Fargo Bank Alaska.
All attendees over 21 may enter a drawing for a very special door prize: a bottle of Shackleton Whiskey, to be drawn on the final evening.