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Dallas Black Dance Theatre

Dallas Black Dance Theatre

Nov 19 - Nov 21

Dallas Black Dance Theatre

DBDT's holiday gift to the community. The community is invited to take a Free peek "Behind the Scenes" of Dallas Black Dance Theatre's (DBDT) five performing companies Monday – Wednesday, …

A Ghost Tale for Mr. Dickens

A Ghost Tale for Mr. Dickens

Nov 19 - Dec 23

Dallas Children's Theater

Magic Tree House's Holiday Musical: A GHOST TALE FOR MR. DICKENS Book by Will Osborne and Jenny Laird Lyrics by Randy Courts and Will Osborne Music by Randy Courts Based on Magic Tree House Merlin …

DALLAS THEATER CENTER'S A CHRISTMAS CAROL

DALLAS THEATER CENTER'S A CHRISTMAS CAROL

Nov 21 - Dec 30

AT&T Performing Arts Center

Tis the season to be jolly when Dallas' favorite holiday tradition returns to the Wyly Theatre! Three spirits have come to visit the miserly Ebenezer Scrooge, and to take him on a fantastic journey …

Scrooge Puppet Theatre at NorthPark

Scrooge Puppet Theatre at NorthPark

Nov 23 - Dec 24

NorthPark Center

NorthPark Center's whimsical Scrooge Puppet Theatre has been a holiday tradition for four decades. Charles Dickens' famous character creates a funny scene through the magic of puppetry by Le Theatre …

The Nutcracker

The Nutcracker

Nov 23 - Dec 2

AT&T Performing Arts Center

It's a holiday tradition like no other. A magical Christmas Eve comes to life in the ballet that has delighted generations with its charming story and exquisite dancing. Join Clara and her Nutcracker …

Christmas Spectacular

Christmas Spectacular

Nov 23 - Dec 22

Ford Center at The Star

The Christmas Spectacular presented by Albertsons and Tom Thumb is a weekly holiday performance showcasing the Dallas Cowboys Cheerleaders, Dallas Cowboys Rhythm and Blue Dancers and Drumline, …

Tchaikovsky - Nutcracker and Sleeping Beauty

Tchaikovsky - Nutcracker and Sleeping Beauty

Nov 23 - Nov 25

Morton H. Meyerson Symphony Center

Two of Tchaikovsky's grandest ballet scores kick off the holiday season. Plus, pianist Andrew von Oeyen performs Grieg's much-loved concerto. Andrew Grams Conducts Andrew von Oeyen Piano Tchaikovsky …

Sights and Sounds of the Season Performances at NorthPark

Sights and Sounds of the Season Performances at NorthPark

Nov 27 - Dec 21

NorthPark Center

The sounds of the season fill the air at NorthPark as over 100 performance groups take the stage in celebration of the holidays. Catch your favorite school, church, synagogue, community or …

ELF

ELF

Nov 27 - Dec 2

Music Hall at Fair Park

ELF The Musical is the hilarious tale of Buddy, a young orphan child who mistakenly crawls into Santa's bag of gifts and is transported back to the North Pole. Unaware that he is actually human, …

Deck the Plaza - City Hall Lights

Deck the Plaza - City Hall Lights

Nov 30

City Hall Plaza

VisitDallas and the City of Dallas are excited to announce Deck the Plaza, a free holiday celebration on Friday, Nov. 30, from 4:30 to 8 p.m. Join Mayor Mike Rawlings for the official illumination of …

Youth Ballet of Texas presents Krakatuk: A Nutcracker Prequel

Youth Ballet of Texas presents Krakatuk: A Nutcracker Prequel

Nov 30

McKinney Performing Arts Center

Come and experience the Youth Ballet of Texas's unique story ballet. Krakatuk: A Nutcracker Prequel is the story of 'The Hard Nut' from the original E.T.A. Hoffmann tale Nussknacker und Mausekonig. …

The Nutcracker

The Nutcracker

Nov 30 - Dec 2

Irving Arts Center

Ballet Ensemble of Texas, one of Dallas' best-reviewed pre-professional ballet companies, is ushering in the holiday season with its 22nd annual production of The Nutcracker. American Ballet Theatre's …

A John Williams Christmas

A John Williams Christmas

Nov 30 - Dec 2

Morton H. Meyerson Symphony Center

John Williams and friends fill your holiday with selections from the Harry Potter and Home Alone movies, plus Christmas favorites and many more surprises for a magical start to the holidays. Lawrence …

2018 Dallas Holiday Parade

2018 Dallas Holiday Parade

Dec 1

Downtown Dallas

Kick-off your family's holiday season by attending the season's most spectacular event -- marching bands, festive floats, and fun family activities to carry into the new year.  The 31st …

Rockin' in a Winter Wonderland

Rockin' in a Winter Wonderland

Dec 1

The Shops at Clearfork

Join ACH Child and Family Services at our second-annual Rockin' in a Winter Wonderland holiday event to benefit foster children and families in ACH's care. This FREE community holiday celebration will …

A Very Judy Christmas

A Very Judy Christmas

Dec 1 - Dec 16

Uptown Players

In this world premiere which pays tribute to the 1960's TV specials, Judy Garland invites us into her home for her Christmas Holiday special. Share the holiday with Judy and some celebrity friends, …

Christmas with The Salvation Army

Christmas with The Salvation Army

Dec 2

Lovers Lane United Methodist Church

The perfect way to start the Christmas season, this is the third year in a row that The Salvation Army will present this special concert. Featuring CHARLIE GREEN, who shot to fame on TV's Britain's …

SLEIGH RIDE Holiday Concert with the TEXAS CHAMBER MUSIC PROJECT presented by THE WOMEN'S CHORUS OF DALLAS

SLEIGH RIDE Holiday Concert with the TEXAS CHAMBER MUSIC PROJECT presented by THE WOMEN'S CHORUS OF DALLAS

Dec 2

Moody Performance Hall

This holiday season, head over the river and through the woods on a sleigh ride presented by The Women's Chorus of Dallas with the Texas Chamber Music Project and featuring the Singing Girls of Texas. …

Sleigh Ride Holiday Concert

Sleigh Ride Holiday Concert

Dec 2

Moody Performance Hall

Join the Women's Chorus of Dallas for a Sleigh Ride on Sunday, Dec. 2, 7:30 p.m. at Moody Performance Hall! Celebrate the holidays with a variety of musical styles, languages, and composers from …

A Clint Black Christmas

A Clint Black Christmas

Dec 3

AT&T Performing Arts Center Winspear Opera House

Grammy award winning, country music icon, Clint Black will welcome his wife Lisa Hartman Black to the stage for Christmas-inspired performance in Dallas Dec. 3.

Dallas Black Dance Theatre Presents BLACK ON BLACK

Dallas Black Dance Theatre Presents BLACK ON BLACK

Dec 7 - Dec 8

DBDT Studios

ARTS & CULTURE / DIVERSITY Infectious Dance. Holiday Party. Captivating Collaboration. It's a unique experience! A complimentary Holiday Happy Hour starts the evening. Then DBDT and DBDT: Encore! …

Dallas Symphony Orchestra Christmas Pops Concert at NorthPark

Dallas Symphony Orchestra Christmas Pops Concert at NorthPark

Dec 7

NorthPark Center

Celebrate the season with the Dallas Symphony Orchestra Christmas Pops Concert at NorthPark Center. Expect all of your holiday favorites, including The Nutcracker, The Polar Express and special …

Dallas Symphony Christmas Pops

Dallas Symphony Christmas Pops

Dec 7 - Dec 16

Morton H. Meyerson Symphony Center

The beloved tradition returns with Christmas classics, sing-along carols, the Dallas Symphony Chorus and the magnificence of the Meyerson decked out in her holiday finest. Lawrence Loh Conducts Katy …

Family Saturdays: The Nutcracker Suite

Family Saturdays: The Nutcracker Suite

Dec 8

Moody Performance Hall

Avant Chamber Ballet presents The Nutcracker Suite plus the world premiere of Katie Cooper's Winter from Vivaldi's The Seasons with live music. This production is a family-friendly one-hour …

Peppa Pig Live!

Peppa Pig Live!

Dec 8

AT&T Performing Arts Center Winspear Opera House

Peppa Pig's Surprise the newest live stage show based on Entertainment One's (eOne) top-rated series airing daily on Nickelodeon and Nick Jr. will visit cities across the United States, including …

Holiday Choral Concert

Holiday Choral Concert

Dec 8

University of Texas at Dallas

University Choir and Chamber Singers present a concert of diverse holiday music from around the world. The performance features Conrad Susa's "Carols and Lullabies", a work that brings together ten of …

Arts District Chorale - Holly, Ivy & Singing. Sweet!

Arts District Chorale - Holly, Ivy & Singing. Sweet!

Dec 8

All Saints Catholic Church

It just isn't Christmas without hearing the Arts District Chorale present the season's most beautiful music. We'll feature traditional carols, classical hits, new versions of familiar songs, and pop …

Big Brassy Christmas & Organ Extravaganza

Big Brassy Christmas & Organ Extravaganza

Dec 10

Morton H. Meyerson Symphony Center

Christmas favorites ring out as members of the DSO brass and percussion sections perform a special Christmas program featuring the Lay Family Concert Organ. Lawrence Loh Conducts "A special treat." D …

A Christmas Story

A Christmas Story

Dec 12 - Dec 16

AT&T Performing Arts Center Winspear Opera House

From the songwriting team behind the smash hit Tony Award-winning musical Dear Evan Hansen and the Academy Award-winning film La La Land, A Christmas Story, The Musical, brings the classic 1983 movie …

Tuzer Ballet Presents The Nutcracker

Tuzer Ballet Presents The Nutcracker

Dec 15 - Dec 16

Charles W. Eisemann Center for Performing Arts

Tuzer Ballet presents its 34th annual production of the holiday ballet, Peter Tchaikovsky's The Nutcracker. Come and be transported to the wondrous world of swirling snowflakes, magical gifts and the …

Youth Ballet of Texas presents Krakatuk: A Nutcracker Prequel

Youth Ballet of Texas presents Krakatuk: A Nutcracker Prequel

Dec 15

Eisemann Center

Come and experience the magical tale of Krakatuk: A Nutcracker Prequel. Youth Ballet of Texas presents this enchanting tale of mice, greed, magic and bravery. Our story is based on the story of 'The …

The Polyphonic Spree Christmas Show

The Polyphonic Spree Christmas Show

Dec 15

Majestic Theatre

Elton John in Dallas

Elton John in Dallas

Dec 15

American Airlines Center

Chicago

Chicago

Dec 18 - Dec 23

AT&T Performing Arts Center Winspear Opera House

Chicago has everything that makes Broadway great: a universal tale of fame, fortune, and all that jazz; one show-stopping song after another; and the most astonishing dancing you've ever seen. This …

The TEN Tenors - Home For The Holidays

The TEN Tenors - Home For The Holidays

Dec 18

The TEN Tenors are undoubtedly one of Australia's most successful touring entertainment groups of all time, with more than 90 million people worldwide witnessing their unmistakable charm, camaraderie …

COME FIND ME - A NEW CHRISTMAS MUSICAL Holiday Concert

COME FIND ME - A NEW CHRISTMAS MUSICAL Holiday Concert

Dec 20

UT Tyler Braithwaite Recital Hall

A concert reading of COME FIND ME - A CHRISTMAS MUSICAL is coming to UT Tyler's Braithwaite Recital Hall at 7:30 p.m. on Thursday, December 20, 2018. The evening will feature East Texas performers Sam …

Star Wars: A New Hope Movie In Concert

Star Wars: A New Hope Movie In Concert

Dec 20 - Dec 22

Morton H. Meyerson Symphony Center

Join Luke, Princess Leia, Han Solo and Chewie in the original intergalactic classic with the Dallas Symphony Orchestra performing the Oscar-winning music of John Williams. Jayce Ogren Conducts "To …

Holiday Singalong Spectacular

Holiday Singalong Spectacular

Dec 22

Arts Mission Oak Cliff

December 22 7:30-9:30pm Admission: Donation only Limited Seating Tickets: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/amoc-holiday-singalong-spectacular-tickets-51822143426 The 3rd annual AMOC Holiday Singalong …

A Bronx Tale

A Bronx Tale

Dec 26 - Jan 6

AT&T Performing Arts Center Winspear Opera House

Broadway's hit crowd-pleaser takes you to the stoops of the Bronx in the 1960s – where a young man is caught between the father he loves and the mob boss he'd love to be. Bursting with …

The Phantom of the Opera

The Phantom of the Opera

Dec 27 - Jan 6

Music Hall at Fair Park

Cameron Mackintosh's spectacular new production of Andrew Lloyd Webber's THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA will come to Dallas as part of a brand new North American Tour. Critics are raving that this …

Lights All Night

Lights All Night

Dec 28 - Dec 29

Dallas Market Hall

Lights All Night returns for its ninth year to celebrate the end of 2018 with a unique music lineup consisting of some of the most sought-after and up-and-coming DJs and music acts today. The two-day …

Lone Star Circus: Forever

Lone Star Circus: Forever

Dec 28 - Jan 1

Dallas Children's Theater

In a fun and daring tribute to the birth of the modern circus, Dallas' own Lone Star Circus® brings its unique brand of spectacle back for the holidays in this all-new show! Jugglers, acrobats, …

New Year's Eve

New Year's Eve

Dec 31

Morton H. Meyerson Symphony Center

An evening of Viennese elegance as the Dallas Symphony performs cherished Strauss waltzes and you toast the New Year with champagne at intermission. Case Scaglione Conducts "The Dallas Symhpony... …