Juneau Symphony presents music, images of the cosmos with participation of planetarium volunteers helped with slide show of Hubble and other photographs accompany performance of Holst's 'The Planets' by the Juneau Symphony.
Alaska's Capital City has a unique resource: the Marie Drake Planetarium. The planetarium's 30-foot diameter domed-ceiling is ht 'screen' allowing images from a sophisticated projector to model movements of the planets and stars in the daily, seasonal, annual and millennial patterns , as seen from any point on Earth.
Programs are presented by a group of dedicated volunteers. The Friends of the Marie Drake Planetarium welcome yu to their programs, and also welcome you to join their group, learn more about astronomy, and help create and present their shows!
Acknowledgements and further information
Thanks to Planetarium volunteers Michael Orelove, Scot Tiernan, Jason Ginter, Steve Kocsis, Patty Zimmerman, Eirik Kellogg and Chad Guertin
Planetarium web address and image sources included. Most photos taken by professional astronomer David Malin.