Fabulous Fox Theatre
Visiting the Fabulous Fox Theatre is a treat by itself with the ornate décor and tradition. This holiday season, “The Fox” is buzzing with holiday cheer with performances for everyone. The Fabulous Fox is located at 527 North Grand Blvd., St. Louis, MO.
Rudolph the Red-nosed Reindeer: The Musical | Nov. 21-22
Bumble the Abominable Snow Monster, Hermey the Elf, Yukon Cornelius and the rest of the characters from the television classic come to stage in this adaptation. Tickets start at $23.50. Get the details.
Mannheim Steamroller Christmas by Chip Davis | Nov. 25
After 30 years of Christmas music, Mannheim Steamroller has become traditional holiday music for many. The Fabulous Fox will host a Christmas program for all to enjoy. Tickets start at $35. Get the details.
A Christmas Carol | Dec. 14-17
Charles Dickens’ classic story of redemption will come to life on the stage featuring many traditional Christmas carols, Victorian-inspired sets and more. Tickets start at $20. Get the details.
Moscow Ballet’s Great Russian Nutcracker | Dec. 23
Just before Christmas Eve, world renowned dancers from Russia display their talents on stage during their 25th Anniversary Tour. Tickets start at $31.50. Get the details.
The Family Arena
Located near historic St. Charles, MO, The Family Arena regularly hosts concerts and sporting events. This December, country music fans are in for a Christmas treat. The Family Arena is located at 2002 Arena Pkwy., St. Charles, MO.
Phil Vassar & Kellie Pickler – A Christmas Tour | Dec. 7
If live country music gets you amped up and ready to take on the holidays, you’re in luck. Phil Vassar and Kellie Pickler are coming to the Family Arena for one night. Guests will hear their new Christmas single, “The Naughty List,” performed live. Tickets start at $30. Get the details.
Peabody Opera House
Originally opened in 1934, Peabody Opera House is an important part of downtown St. Louis’ rich history. Thanks to a nearly $80 million renovation, visitors can still experience the opulence of a night at the theater as guests did long ago. Two holiday shows will delight audiences this December. Peabody Opera House is located at 1400 Market St., St. Louis, MO.
A Charlie Brown Christmas Live on Stage | Dec. 15
If watching the Charlie Brown Christmas television special is a tradition in your family, come out to the Peabody for a new take on the family show. Favorite scenes from the TV show will be performed with added details. Tickets start at $20. Get the details.
Elf the Musical | Dec. 26-28
Who doesn’t love the endearing Buddy the Elf? Follow Buddy as he navigates New York City when this modern Christmas classic comes to life on stage at the Peabody. Tickets start at $30. Get the details.
Powell Symphony Hall
Part of the National Register of Historic Places, Powell Hall is home to the St. Louis Symphony Orchestra. Powell Symphony Hall, located at 718 North Grand Blvd., St. Louis, MO, will host a number of St. Louis Symphony holiday concerts.
Gospel Christmas: A Soulful Celebration with Dianne Reeves | Dec. 14
Guest vocalist Dianne Reeves joins the STL Symphony at Powell Hall for one night to delight the crowd with Christmas Gospel music. Tickets start at $32.75. Get the details.
Mercy Holiday Celebration | Dec. 15-17
Holiday Festival Chorus teams up with the St. Louis Symphony to delight audiences with a concert of holiday classics. Get the details.
The Repertory Theatre St. Louis
A live professional theatre company founded in 1966, “The Rep” is home to two holiday shows this season. Performances are offered at 130 Edgar Rd., St. Louis, MO.
Miss Bennet: Christmas at Pemberley | Nov. 29-Dec. 24
Remember the Bennet family and their famous Pemberley estate? This holiday season The Repertory Theatre St. Louis will give patrons a glimpse into the Bennet family in this sequel to “Pride and Prejudice.” Mary Bennet is on a quest for a holiday romance. The show is family-friendly but may be a bit long for younger children. Tickets start at $18.50. Get the details.
For fans wanting to delve a little deeper into the production and what it takes to put on the show, The Rep is hosting “Talk Theatre: Miss Bennet Christmas at Pemberley” Dec. 4 at 7:30 p.m. Attendees will get a closer look at costumes, set design and more. Tickets are $18. Get the details.
The Nutcracker | Dec. 16-23
Tickets for this classic holiday show at The Repertory Theatre St. Louis are $8. Get the details.
Host to sporting events, concerts and more, Scottrade Center, located at 1401 Clark Ave., St. Louis, MO, will once-again bring a favorite holiday performance to St. Louis.
Trans-Siberian Orchestra | Dec. 26
A popular holiday multimedia show, Trans-Siberian Orchestra is bringing its “Winter Tour: Ghosts of Christmas Eve” to the Scottrade Center for shows at 3 and 8 p.m. Dec. 26. Tickets start at $40.25. Get the details.
Sheldon Concert Hall
Adjoining the Sheldon Art Galleries, Sheldon Concert Hall brings a wide variety of music, visual arts and more to the community. This holiday season is no exception with a number of holiday entertainment acts taking the stage. Below is just a sampling. The Sheldon Concert Hall is located at 3648 Washington Blvd., St. Louis, MO.
Andy Waggoner: Christmas Memories | Dec. 7
Relive memories of Christmas past and get into the holiday spirit for 2017 with Andy Waggoner at Sheldon Concert Hall. Tickets are $20. Get the details.
Spanish Harlem Orchestra: Salsa Navidad | Dec. 8
Grammy-winning salsa and Latin jazz band Spanish Harlem Orchestra brings its 13-piece band to the Sheldon Concert Hall stage for a unique take on salsa music. Tickets start at $35. Get the details.
A venue with a rich history, the Wildey Theatre hosts live performances and screens classic films. This December, the holiday spirit is alive with two live performances, a play and a jazz concert. Wildey Theatre is located at 252 North Main St., Edwardsville, IL.
A Christmas Story | Nov. 30-Dec. 3
After selling out last year, the Curtain’s Up Theater Company’s performance of “A Christmas Story” is returning to the Wildey Theatre for five shows. Don’t miss the hilarity as Ralphie and his family navigate the Christmas season. Tickets start at $10. Get the details.
The Erin Bode Group Holiday Concert | Dec. 14
Described as, “the sounds of the season and songs infused with jazz grooves,” The Erin Bode Group will be on stage at the Wildey Theatre for one night only. Tickets start at $25. Get the details.
For a look at some up-and-coming talent, consider purchasing a ticket to support these local performances:
Joyful | Nov. 30
Join COCA at the Founders Theatre for festive winter favorites performed by COCA’s vocal companies, whose members are ages 11 to 18. “Joyful” is an original composition put together just for COCA. Tickets start at $7. Get the details.
A Christmas Carol | Dec. 7-9
“A Christmas Carol” on the main stage of the J. Scheidegger Center for the Arts has become a yearly tradition. Tickets begin at $10 for this Lindenwood campus theater production. Get the details.
Nutcracker on Ice Holiday Show | Dec. 9-10
The Webster Groves Ice Arena is host to the Thirteenth Annual Nutcracker on Ice show. Shows will be offered at 2 and 5 p.m. both days. Tickets are $12 if purchased in advance. Get the details.
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