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Raleigh -- Fri., Dec. 15, 2017 at 6:30 PM ( Fri., Nov. 24, 2017 - Sun., Dec. 24, 2017 )

Duke Energy Center for the Performing Arts: Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer: The Musical

The beloved TV classic Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer soars off the screen and onto the stage this holiday season. Come see all of your favorite characters from the special including Santa and Mrs. Claus, Hermey the Elf, Bumble the Abominable Snow Monster, Clarice, Yukon Cornelius, and, of course, Rudolph.

Fletcher Opera Theater at Duke Energy Center for the Performing Arts. -- Duke Energy Center: (919) 996-8711 , http://www.dukeenergycenterraleigh.com/event/rudolph-the-red-nosed-reindeer-the-musical-broadway-series-south-private-event-8298
$53-$15

Raleigh -- Fri., Dec. 15, 2017 at 7:00 PM ( Fri., Dec. 8, 2017 - Sat., Dec. 23, 2017 )

Sonorous Road Productions: The Gift of the Magi

An original adaptation by Michelle Murray Wells of the classic short story “The Gift of the Magi” by O. Henry, which tells the tale of newlywed couple Jim and Della Young and their search for Christmas gifts for each other. 
Due to the immersive nature of the show only 20 seats per performance time will be available.

Sonorous Road Theatre, Royal Bakery Building. -- (919) 803-3798 , https://www.sonorousroad.com/gift-of-the-magi
$25

Hendersonville -- Fri., Dec. 15, 2017 at 7:00 PM ( Thu., Nov. 30, 2017 - Sun., Dec. 17, 2017 )

Flat Rock Playhouse: The Best Christmas Pageant Ever

In this holiday classic, a couple struggling to put on a church Christmas pageant is faced with casting the Herdman kids – probably the most inventively awful kids in history.  When they end up as the leads, their interesting interpretation of the story (which they have never heard of before) helps everyone... Read More

Flat Rock Playhouse Downtown. -- (828) 693-0731 , http://flatrockplayhouse.org/
$25-$12.50

Durham -- Fri., Dec. 15, 2017 at 7:00 PM

Durham Symphony Orchestra: Holiday Pops

Performed by Maestro William Henry Curry; DSO Assistant Conductor Shelley Livingston; Roslyn Sorrell, soloist; The Durham Nativity School Boys Chorus (Randy Shepard, director)

Favorite Christmas carols and a traditional carol sing-along.

Durham Armory. -- (919) 491-6576   , http://www.durhamsymphony.org/
Adults $35/$25; Students $10; Children (12 and Under) $5; Table of 8 $260

Chapel Hill -- Fri., Dec. 15, 2017 at 7:30 PM ( Thu., Dec. 14, 2017 - Sun., Dec. 24, 2017 )

PlayMakers Repertory Company: A Christmas Carol

A Christmas Carol - Longtime company member Ray Dooley embodies the classic tale of Ebenezer Scrooge. Join us for this witty and warm journey through a lifetime of Christmases to find redemption, charity, and love.

Paul Green Theatre. -- (919) 962-PLAY (7529) , http://playmakersrep.org/show/christmas-carol/
Tickets start at $15

Raleigh -- Fri., Dec. 15, 2017 at 7:30 PM ( Fri., Dec. 1, 2017 - Sun., Dec. 17, 2017 )

Raleigh Little Theatre: Cinderella

Cinderella, based on the fairytale by Charles Perrault, adaptation and lyrics by Jim Eiler, music by Jim Eiler and Jeanne Bar:  This musical combines elegant costumes and scenery with singing, dancing, conniving step relatives, and resourceful fairy folk.

Raleigh Little Theatre (Cantey V. Sutton Theatre). -- (919) 821-3111; boxoffice@raleighlittletheatre.org , http://raleighlittletheatre.org/
$

Winston-Salem -- Fri., Dec. 15, 2017 at 7:30 PM ( Fri., Dec. 15, 2017 - Sun., Dec. 17, 2017 )

The Little Theatre of Winston-Salem: It's a Wonderful Life: A Live Radio Play

It’s a Wonderful Life: A Live Radio Play transposes the cinematic classic (and holiday television tradition) to the theater by staging the story as if it were a live radio broadcast in front of a studio audience. Five actors perform the voices of dozens of characters while creating foley sound effects.

Arts Council Theatre. -- Administration: (336) 748-0857; Box Office: (336) 725-4001 , http://thelittletheatreofws.org
$27.50

Durham -- Fri., Dec. 15, 2017 at 7:30 PM ( Thu., Dec. 7, 2017 - Sat., Dec. 16, 2017 )

Manbites Dog Theater: A Trailer Park Christmas

Jeffrey Moore and Rachel Klem’s epic Yuletide family-friendly Faulknerian farce returns for its 10th year, and for the first time at Manbites Dog. Set in West Durham, this interactive, holiday entertainment follows the Dodson/Hussy family as they grapple with crazy neighbors, ghosts, fruitcakes and a holiday tornado.
Related Event:  Meemaw's Holiday Holler, Saturday, December 9 @ 7:30 PM

Manbites Dog Theater. -- (919) 682-3343 , http://www.manbitesdogtheater.org/
Adults $24; Senior/Military/Student $22

Charlotte -- Fri., Dec. 15, 2017 at 7:30 PM ( Fri., Nov. 24, 2017 - Sat., Dec. 23, 2017 )

Children's Theatre of Charlotte: The Best Christmas Pageant Ever: The Musical

McColl Family Theatre at ImaginOn. -- (704) 973-2828 , http://ctcharlotte.org/
Tickets start at $12

Winston-Salem -- Fri., Dec. 15, 2017 at 7:30 PM ( Fri., Nov. 24, 2017 - Sun., Dec. 24, 2017 )

Triad Stage: A Christmas Carol

A Christmas Carol, by Charles Dickens, Adapted by Preston Lane:  Ebenezer Scrooge’s last chance is one night and three spirits. It’s a life-changing ride through past, present and future as he learns what it means to be human.
November 24, 25, & 26 - Preview Performance November 28 - Opening Night

Hanesbrands Theatre. -- (336) 272-0160; boxoffice@triadstage.org , http://triadstage.org/
$

Charlotte -- Fri., Dec. 15, 2017 at 7:30 PM ( Fri., Dec. 15, 2017 - Sat., Dec. 16, 2017 )

Charlotte Symphony Orchestra: Handel's Messiah

Performed by Christopher Warren-Green, conductor; Charlotte Symphony Chorus

Christopher Warren-Green leads the Charlotte Symphony Orchestra for the first time in their annual perform of Handel's Messiah.

Knight Theatre. -- (704) 972-2000   , http://charlottesymphony.org
Starting at $19

Charlotte -- Fri., Dec. 15, 2017 at 7:30 PM ( Fri., Dec. 15, 2017 - Sat., Dec. 16, 2017 )

Charlotte Symphony Orchestra: Vivaldi's Four Seasons

Performed by Aisslinn Nosky, violin and conductor

BACH, J.S.  Violin Concerto No. 1 TELEMANN  Suite from Don Quixote MENDELSSOHN  Sinfonia No.1 VIVALDI  The Four Seasons
A pre-concert talk led by Assistand Conductor Christopher James Lees will be held at 6:30 PM before each concert in the Founders Room in Founders Hall, Bank of America Corporate Center.

Knight Theatre. -- (704) 972-2000   , http://charlottesymphony.org
$

Charlotte -- Fri., Dec. 15, 2017 at 7:30 PM ( Sat., Dec. 9, 2017 - Sat., Dec. 23, 2017 )

Charlotte Ballet: Nutcracker

Gather your family and friends and enjoy Charlotte’s favorite holiday tradition – Jean-Pierre Bonnefoux’s Nutcracker. This holiday spectacular is complete with extravagant sets and costumes and the treasured music of Tchaikovsky performed live. Nutcracker broke attendance and sales records... Read More
Online tickets available HERE.

Belk Theater. -- (704) 335-1010 , http://charlotteballet.org
Tickets start at $25

Raleigh -- Fri., Dec. 15, 2017 at 7:30 PM ( Thu., Nov. 30, 2017 - Sun., Dec. 17, 2017 )

Burning Coal Theatre Company: Peter Pan & Wendy

Peter Pan, adapted by Lillian White & Burning Coal Theatre Company, devised from the beloved book by J.M. Barrie:  A young girl feels alone in the world. Can a boy who never grew up help her discover her best self? Or will he lead her straight into the clutches. . . of Hook!?
Pay What You Can Day - Sunday, December 3 Audio Description by Arts Access - Sunday, December 3

Burning Coal Theatre at the Murphey School. -- (919) 834-4001 , http://www.burningcoal.org/
Adult $25; Seniors (65+) $20; Students $15; All Thursday Tickets $10

Charlotte -- Fri., Dec. 15, 2017 at 7:30 PM ( Fri., Dec. 8, 2017 - Sun., Dec. 17, 2017 )

Theatre Charlotte: A Christmas Carol

A Christmas Carol, adapted by Julius Arthur Leonard from the novel by Charles Dickens

Theatre Charlotte. -- (704) 376-3777 , http://www.theatrecharlotte.org
Adults $28; Seniors $23; Students $14; Children (12 and Under) $12

Salisbury -- Fri., Dec. 15, 2017 at 7:30 PM

Lee Street Theatre: Live at Lee Street - Rowan Big Band

The Rowan Big Band All Stars maintain a long tradition of big-band standards and swing era favorites from the 1930’s through the present day, with enough selections on the playlist to perform up to three hours of music, including ballads, swing tunes, pop hits, vocals, solo instrument features and ensembles.

Lee Street Theatre and Performing Arts Center, Tom and Martha Smith Event Center. -- (704) 310-5507 , http://leestreet.org
$20

Winston-Salem -- Fri., Dec. 15, 2017 at 7:30 PM ( Fri., Dec. 8, 2017 - Sun., Dec. 17, 2017 )

UNC School of the Arts: The Nutcracker

UNCSA's annual production of Tchaikovsky's The Nutcracker. Directed by Jared Redick. Conducted by Brian Cole.
Guest dancers Yuan Yuan Tan and Jaime Garcia Castilla will perform as the Sugar Plum Fairy and the Cavalier Prince, respectively, for December 13 and Thursday, December 14 @ 7:30.

Stevens Center. -- (336) 721-1945 , http://www.uncsa.edu/
Tickets start at $24

Winston-Salem -- Fri., Dec. 15, 2017 at 7:30 PM

UNC School of the Arts: Photona

This interactive showcase highlights the talent and imagination of UNCSA’s senior lighting students. With help from a team of underclassmen, each senior creates a dazzling multimedia light projection using the latest lighting equipment, provided by industry sponsors. Audience members have the opportunity to ask the... Read More

Gerald Freedman Theatre, Performance Place. -- (336) 721-1945 , http://www.uncsa.edu/
Free

Greensboro -- Fri., Dec. 15, 2017 at 7:30 PM ( Tue., Dec. 5, 2017 - Sun., Dec. 24, 2017 )

Triad Stage: Beautiful Star

Beautiful Star:  Come home again for the holidays. Triad takes you to the peaks of the Blue Ridge where Reverend Roy Ledbetter and all the members of the Open Heart Community Fellowship have been working hard to fill your holidays with joy. Starting with Genesis and going all the way to the Nativity, they spin a... Read More
December 5, 6, & 7 - Preview Performance December 8 - Opening Night

Triad Stage at The Pyrle Theater. -- (336) 272-0160; boxoffice@triadstage.org , http://triadstage.org/
$

Asheville -- Fri., Dec. 15, 2017 at 7:30 PM ( Wed., Nov. 29, 2017 - Sat., Dec. 23, 2017 )

North Carolina Stage Company: The Twelve Dates of Christmas

The Twelve Dates of Christmas, by Ginna Hoben:  After seeing her fiancé kiss another woman at the televised Thanksgiving Day Parade, Mary’s life falls apart — just in time for the holidays. Over the next year, she stumbles back into the dating world, where “romance” ranges from weird and... Read More

North Carolina Stage Company. -- (828) 239-0263 , http://www.ncstage.org/
$34-$16

Asheville -- Fri., Dec. 15, 2017 at 7:30 PM ( Wed., Dec. 6, 2017 - Sat., Dec. 30, 2017 )

North Carolina Stage Company: All Is Calm - The Truce of 1914

All Is Calm - The Truce of 1914, by Peter Rothstein:  This story relives a poignant moment in history when Allied and German soldiers laid down their arms to celebrate the holiday together during WWI. This dramatic presentation presents traditional patriotic and holiday songs from both... Read More

North Carolina Stage Company. -- (828) 239-0263 , http://www.ncstage.org/
$34-$16

Flat Rock -- Fri., Dec. 15, 2017 at 8:00 PM ( Wed., Nov. 22, 2017 - Fri., Dec. 22, 2017 )

Flat Rock Playhouse: Flat Rock Playhouse Christmas Spectacular

This original musical revue performed by your favorite Flat Rock Playhouse singers and dancers is sure to be brimming with holiday cheer. Come celebrate the holidays – Vagabond style.

Flat Rock Playhouse Mainstage. -- (828) 693-0731 , http://flatrockplayhouse.org/
$50-$15

Raleigh -- Fri., Dec. 15, 2017 at 8:00 PM ( Fri., Dec. 1, 2017 - Sun., Dec. 17, 2017 )

North Raleigh Arts and Creative Theatre (NRACT): It's A Wonderful Life Radio Show

North Raleigh Arts & Creative Theatre. -- (919) 866-0228 , http://www.tinyenginetheatre.com/
$20-$17

Charlotte -- Fri., Dec. 15, 2017 at 8:00 PM ( Fri., Dec. 15, 2017 - Sat., Dec. 16, 2017 )

OnQ Productions: A Soulful Noel

A Soulful Noel is an original musical revue telling the age old story of the reason for the season. The cast of OnQ creatives re-frame tradition in a con temporary way with classics such as, "‘Twas The Night Before Christmas," "Little Drummer Boy," and "What Do the Lonely Do." Fill your cup of eggnog with some... Read More

McGlohon Theatre. -- (704) 492-6229 , http://www.YouAreNowOnQ.com/
General Admission $20; Seniors/Families/Groups (10+) $15; Student Rush $12

Raleigh -- Fri., Dec. 15, 2017 at 8:00 PM ( Fri., Dec. 15, 2017 - Sat., Dec. 16, 2017 )

North Carolina Symphony: Christmas with the Callaway Sisters

Tony-nominated Broadway stars and sisters Ann Hampton Callaway and Liz Callaway share a joyous holiday celebration.

Meymandi Concert Hall at Duke Energy Center for the Performing Arts. -- (919) 733-2750 , http://www.ncsymphony.org/
$