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Nutcracker

Lincoln Midwest Ballet Co. will present "The Nutcracker" this weekend at the Lied Center for Performing Arts.

Theater

“Book of Mormon” — 7:30 p.m. Dec. 11-16; 2 p.m. Dec.15; 1:30 p.m. Dec. 16, Lied Center for the Performing Arts, 301 N. 12th St. Liedcenter.org or 402-472-4747.

“Holiday Cabaret” — 7:30 p.m. Dec. 13-15; 2 p.m. Dec. 16, Temple Building, 1209 R St. Liedcenter.org or 402-472-4747.

“Sound of Music” — 7 p.m. Dec. 14-15; 2 p.m. Dec 15-16; 6 p.m. Dec. 16. Yaal Theatre, 1133 Libra Drive, Suite 2. Yaal.org or 402-437-4137.

“Seasonal Allergies”— 7:30 p.m. Saturday-Sunday, and Dec. 14-15; also 2 p.m. Sunday and Dec. 16, $18 adults, $12 students, Beatrice Community Players Theatre, 412 Ella St., Beatrice. Beatricecommunityplayers.com or 402-228-1801.

"Catherland" — 7:30 p.m. Friday-Saturday and Dec. 13-15; 2 p.m. Sunday and Dec. 16, TADA Theatre, 701 P St. Tadatheatre.info or 402-438-8232.

"A Christmas Carol" — through Dec. 23, times vary, Hawks Mainstage, Omaha Community Playhouse, 6915 Cass St., Omaha. Omahaplayhouse.com or 402-234-2563. 

"Act of God" — Dec. 7-Dec. 16, times vary, Bluebarn Theatre, 1106 S. 10th St., Omaha. Bluebarn.org or 402-345-1576. 

"Yesterday and Today" — Dec. 7-Dec. 31, times vary, Omaha Community Playhouse, Howard Drew Theatre, 6915 Cass St., Omaha. Omahaplayhouse.com or 402-234-2563. 

Other

MULTIPLE DAYS

“The Nutcracker" ballet — 7 p.m. Friday; 11 a.m. and 4 p.m. Saturday, Midwest Ballet Company, $19-49, Lied Center for Performing Arts, 301 N. 12th St. Liedcenter.org or 402-472-4747.

FRIDAY

"Symphonic Dances" — 7:30 p.m. Music from "Westside Story" performed by the Glenn Korff School of Music's Symphony Orchestra, Kimball Recital Hall, 1113 R St. $5 ($3 for students and seniors).   

SPUMMA Concert Series — 11:30 a.m. lunch ($5), 12:10 p.m. concert (free), Nebraska Weslyan Chamber Singers, Comedia Players, trumpet consort and early music ensemble will perform in costume, St. Paul United Methodist Church, 1144 M St.

Jazz concert — 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. Camile Metoyer Moten vocalist, Mark Haar basist and David P. Murphy keyboard, First Lutheran Church, 1551 S. 70th St. Free.

SATURDAY

Elizabethean Feast Concert — 6-8 p.m. Performances by the Nebraska Weslyan music department, four-course meal served, $17, Smith-Curtis Administration Building, 5110 Madison Ave. Reservations: 402-465-2269.

Opera — 1:30 p.m and 3 p.m. "Amal and the Night Visitors" featuring Gian Carlo Minoti, Temple Studio Theatre, 1209 R St. Music.unl.edu or 402-472-2503. Free. 

SUNDAY

Concert — 7:30 p.m. Big Red Singers and vocal jazz ensemble, 7:30 p.m. Kimball Recital Hall, 1113 R St. music.unl.edu or 402-472-2503. Free.

THURSDAY

Torch Singer Concert —7:30-9:30 p.m. Eight vocal students performing Holiday songs, Happy Raven, 122 N. 11th St. Free.

Nearby   

"Omaha Symphony Christmas Celebration" — Dec. 8-16, times and dates vary, Holland Performing Arts Center, 1200 Douglas St., Omaha. Ticketomaha.com or 402-345-0606.

"Dave Koz and Friends: Christmas Tour" — 7:30 p.m. Monday, Performing Christmas classics and hit songs, Jazz saxophonist, vocalists and musicians, Orpheum Theater, 407 S. 16th St. Ticketomaha.com or 402-345-0606. 

"The Nutcracker" — 7:30 p.m. Saturday and 2 p.m. Saturday-Sunday; American Midwest Ballet, Orpheum Theater, 409 S. 16th St., Omaha. Ticketomaha.com or 402-661-8501.

“A Very Musical Christine Christmas” — 7:30 p.m. Friday-Saturday, 2 p.m. Sunday, Broadway stars Christine Andreas and Martin Silvestri composer and pianist, special guest Janes Trio, $25 adults, $16 students, Brownville Concert Hall, 160 Atlantic St., Brownville. Brownvilleconcertseries.com or 402-825-3331.

"She Loves Me" — 7:30 p.m.Dec. 8; and 2 p.m. Dec. 9, The Stage Theater, 225 Locust St., Hickman. Thestagetheater.com or 402-512-1808.

“Ethan Claymore” — 7:30 p.m. Saturday and 2 p.m. Sunday, Grand Island Little Theatre, College Park Auditorium, 3180 West Nebraska Highway 34, Grand Island. Githeater.org or 308-379-2015.

Auditions

"Mary Poppins" 7 p.m. Dec. 17-18, parts call for nine women, 10 men, one girl, one boy, and additional ensemble members. Please prepare a one-minute song, and you will be asked to read from the script. Those wanting to be production or crew members should apply on the website.  More information: Beatricecommunityplayers or 402-228-1801.

 

 

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