Orlando Holiday Guide 2012
A comprehensive listing of all the jingle belling, caroling, Nutcrackering and eggnogging taking place in Orlando this holiday season
Published: November 14, 2012
Dec. 6-Dec. 23
Sleigh PB&J Theatre Factory presents a family-friendly comedic holiday production directed by Brandon Roberts. 7:30 pm Thursday-Saturday, 2:30 pm Sunday; Goldman Theater at Lowndes Shakespeare Center, 812 E. Rollins St.; $16.50-$20; 407-722-7037; pbjtheatrefactory.com.
Dec. 7-Dec. 16
Scrooge – The Musical Sands Theater and Sands Youth Theater Company holiday production. 7:30 pm Thursday-Friday, 2:30 pm, 7:30 pm Saturday, 2:30 pm Sunday; Athens Theatre, 124 N. Florida Ave., DeLand; $20-$25; 386-736-7456; athenstheatre.org.
Dec. 7-Dec. 22
The Best Christmas Pageant Ever Directed by Tara Corless. 8 pm Monday, Thursday-Saturday, 3 pm Sunday; Breakthrough Theatre of Winter Park, 419A W. Fairbanks Ave.; $10-$18; 407-920-4034; breakthroughtheatre.com.
Dec. 14-Dec. 23
Dickens by Candlelight: A Ghost Story of Christmas John DiDonna, Morgan Russell and Monica Long Tamborello star in a holiday production with plenty of audience participation. 7:30 pm Thursday-Friday, 4 pm, 7:30 pm Saturday- Sunday, 7:30 pm Monday, 7:30 pm Wednesday; Dr. Phillips Center for Performing Arts, 1111 N. Orange Ave.; $35; 407-222-7669; dickensbycandlelight.com.
Saturday, Dec. 22
A Christmas Carol Fully staged musical production of Charles Dickens' classic tale. 7:30 pm; King Center for Performing Arts, 3865 N. Wickham Road, Melbourne; $26.50; 321-242-2219;
A Christmas Carol Southern Winds Theatre presents a one-man holiday show starring David A. McElroy playing all 37 characters. 7:30 pm Saturday-Sunday; The Venue, 511 Virginia Drive; $20; 407-341-3495;
Sunday, Nov. 18
A Thanksgiving Improv Showcase 2 pm Sunday; Orlando Public Library, 101 E. Central Blvd.; free; 407-835-7481; ocls.info.
Dec. 13-Dec. 16
My Mother's Italian, My Father's Jewish and I'm Home for the Holidays ... the Therapy Continues! One-man comedy show starring Steve Solomon. 7:30 pm Thursday-Saturday, 3 pm Sunday; King Center for Performing Arts, 3865 N. Wickham Road, Melbourne; $44; 321-242-2219; kingcenter.com.
Dec. 20-Jan. 2
Yule of Fools Holiday-themed competitive improv comedy show incorporates audience participation and Tootsie Rolls. 7:30 pm Tuesday-Saturday, 9:30 pm Saturday, 7:30 pm Sunday; SAK Comedy Lab, 29 S. Orange Ave.; $12-$15; 407-648-0001; sak.com.