Arts, Music & Entertainment in Anchorage

Arts, Music & Entertainment in AnchorageAside from the fact that the natural layout of Anchorage and its surrounding areas is a work of art in and of itself, there are several other places in the city that celebrate art, music and entertainment in a way that only the folks from this part of the world can. Whether it's a classical music performance or an artist's rendering of one of the many varied aspects of life in Alaska, they all find a place in which they can be rightfully spotlighted and celebrated.

Aurora Fine Arts Gallery
The Aurora Fine Arts Gallery not only features an impressive selection of exhibits that showcase the work of some of the area's most talented artists, they also pride themselves on making your visit as informative, educational and entertaining as it possibly can. That is largely due to the highly helpful, knowledgeable and friendly staff that are always ready to welcome visitors with a smile and happily answer any and all questions you may have about the gallery's many exhibits.

Address: 737 W 5th Ave #150, Anchorage, AK 99501 - MAP
Phone: (907) 274-0234
Web: www.aurorafineart-alaska.com

Obeidis's Fine Art Gallery
Obeidi's Fine Art Gallery is one of Anchorage's largest galleries that features a wide range of artwork from artists from all over the world. Bateman and Brenders are just a couple of the names that adorn the many paintings that hang on the walls, and if there is a piece that just has to come home with you, you can purchase lithographs in the gallery's gift shop and have them framed in the shop next door.

Address: 3502 Arctic Blvd, Anchorage, AK 99503 - MAP
Phone: (907) 561-5163
Web: www.obeidifineart.com

Anchorage Symphony Orchestra
The Anchorage Symphony Orchestra is a group of performers that takes pride in always offering the most dramatic and satisfying entertainment. This season is no different, as the orchestra is featuring several crowd-pleasing fare as Champagne Pops, the Best of Broadway, Out of This World which couples their performance with images of outer space, and a tribute to the Silent Film era. You won't want to miss these unique and highly entertaining presentations. If you've never been to the symphony, make plans to get dressed up for a magical evening of music that you'll never forget!

Address: 400 D Street #230, Anchorage, AK 99501 - MAP
Phone: (907) 274-8668
Web: www.anchoragesymphony.org

Anchorage Classical Ballet Academy
It doesn't matter if you want to watch the show or be in it, the Anchorage Classical Ballet Academy gives you the opportunity to see or be the entertainment. If you have always aspired to learn to dance classical ballet but never knew where to start, the Academy can point you in the right direction. Whether you're a child or an adult, the company will work hard to find a place for you in one of their productions or you can just learn to dance for your own sense of accomplishment. Once the season gets underway, there are several productions that will be taking stage for you to enjoy, whether you are sitting in the audience or waiting in the wings for your cue.

Address: 501 W International Airport Rd #22, Anchorage, AK 99518 - MAP
Phone: (907) 569-3267
Web: www.anchorageballet.org