Holiday Guide Listings
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Published: November 24, 2011
Dickens by Candlelight: A Christmas Carol Three actors portray dozens of characters in the classic ghost story. 7:30 pm Friday, 4 pm, 7:30 pm Saturday-Sunday, 7:30 pm Monday-Wednesday; Dr. Phillips Center for Performing Arts, 1111 N. Orange Ave.; $35; 407-409-1619; dickensbycandlelight.com.
Dec. 17, Dec. 22
A Christmas Carol Southern Winds Theatre presents a one-man interpretation of the classic performed by David A. McElroy. 7:30 pm Saturday, Thursday; Stardust Video & Coffee, 1842 E. Winter Park Road; $15-$20; 407-341-3495; southernwindstheatre.com.
Chocolate Nutcracker Holiday dance performance. 7 pm; Bob Carr Performing Arts Centre, 401 W. Livingston St.; $23-$43; 407-849-2020; orlandovenues.net.
Dec. 4-Dec. 5
The Nutcracker Ballet Russian Ballet of Orlando present a performance choreographed by Vadim Fedotov. 6 pm Sunday, 10:30 am Monday; The Plaza Live, 425 N. Bumby Ave.; $7-$30; 407-228-1220; russianballetoforlando.org.
Dec. 10-Dec. 11
The Nutcracker Collaborative holiday dance performance featuring dancers from both the Central Florida Ballet and Ballet Sibiu of Romania. 7:30 pm Saturday, 2 pm Sunday; Orange County Convention Center, 9800 International Drive; $10-$80; 407-849-9948; centralfloridaballet.com.
The Nutcracker Presented by the Civic Ballet of Volusia County. 2 pm Saturday-Sunday; Peabody Auditorium, Daytona Beach, 600 Auditorium Blvd., Daytona Beach; $15-$28; 904-258-3169; peabodyauditorium.org.
Joyful & Triumphant Student dance works directed by Moore Dance Project’s Jere James. 2 pm; Wayne Densch Performing Arts Center, 203 Magnolia Ave., Sanford; $12-$15; 407-695-8366; thecenterfordance.org.
Nutcracker Holiday Brunch Central Florida Ballet hosts brunch with live orchestra performances and characters from the show. 11:30 am; Orange County Convention Center, 9800 International Drive; $16.50-$24; 407-849-9942.
George Balanchine’s The Nutcracker Live broadcast performance by the New York City Ballet. 6 pm; various theaters; $18; fathomevents.com.
Dec. 16-Dec. 18
The Nutcracker Performance by Orlando Ballet. 7:30 pm Friday, 11 am, 7:30 pm Saturday, 2 pm Sunday; Bob Carr Performing Arts Centre, 401 W. Livingston St.; $20-$75; 407-426-1733; orlandoballet.org.
The Nutcracker Ballet Under the Stars Holiday dance performance by Russian Ballet of Orlando. 7:30 pm; Walt Disney Amphitheater, Lake Eola Park, Rosalind Avenue and Washington Street; free; 407-797-1281; russianballetoforlando.org.
Ballet on the Big Screen The Nutcracker by Royal Ballet. Noon; Enzian Theater, 1300 S. Orlando Ave., Maitland; $17.50; 407-629-0054; enzian.org.
Dec. 20-Dec. 21
In His Name Center for Dance and the Performing Arts. 5 pm, 7:30 pm Tuesday-Wednesday; Garden Theatre, 160 W. Plant St., Winter Garden; $15; 407-877-4736; wgtheatre.org.
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