Strawdog Theatre Company presents “Goblins” in an adaptation of the play by Michael Dailey & Jacob Combs. The show is directed by Hannah Todd. This festive show runs through December 1st until the 3rd, at The Edge Off Broadway theatre situated at W. Catalpa. Admission is no cost. Also, Strawdog Theatre Company presents “The Christmas Schooner” is a musical composed that was written by Julie Shannon and John Reeger that tells the story of a shipping captain at the turn of the century who gave Christmas trees to homesick German American families in Chicago. The acclaimed production was led by David G. Zak, who also directed the world premiere the year at Bailiwick.
Beverly Arts Center proudly presents the world premiere of Heather Christopher’s adaptation of Louisa-May-Alcott’s “Little Women” novel. The story revolves around four sisters: Jo (Shelby Lynn Bias), Meg(Stephanie Fongheiser), Beth (“Jamie Herb”) and Amy (Esther Fishbein). The production will be held at Mayslake Peabody Estate, Oak Brook from December 15th through the 17th of January. Tickets for the production are now available at firstfolio.org at a cost of at $-dollars.
The Black Ensemble Theater in N. Clark will host a live band which will include the renowned performers N. Vincent Jordan and Jim Wynton as well as Dwight Neal, Dwight Neal, Colleen Perry, N. Vincent Jordan, N. Vincent Jordan, Dwight Neal, and Dwight Neal. Tickets are priced at $, and additional information can be found at blackensembletheater.org. From December through January Otherworld Theatre, N. Clark, will debut its immersive, high-fantasy, and immersive journey “Tales of the Wandering Wyvern Inn” in which the whispers of an old village of warriors waiting for their turn to meet the Mortal King. Tickets are $ and more details may be found at otherworldtheatre.org.
Ballet Chicago will be performing at McAninch Arts Center on Fawell, Glen Ellyn at &PM on Friday, December 5th. This modernization of the holiday classic “The Nutcracker” is a blend of the elegance of ballet, with the energetic of hip-hop and modern dance and is guaranteed to delight audiences across all ages. Tickets are available via themac.org starting at $ or $. A second production is presented in Mandel Hall at the University of Chicago ( East thDecember between the th and the th). Tickets are priced between $ and dollars, and kids aged to be under 18 can attend at no cost. Visit hydeparkdance.
The Music Institute of Chicago and Dance Chicago are proud to offer their own unique Christmas show, “Duke It Out! Nutcracker It combines the Tchaikovsky classical score and Duke Ellington/Billy Strayhorn versions. It is held at the Athenaeum Center is located at N. Southport. Quintet Attacca, Braeburn Brass and other members will be providing music to accompany this charming display of art and beauty. Tickets can be bought through athenaeumcenter.org and range from $-$. It will begin at p.m.
It is his final tour “La Ultima Vuelta” and is accompanied by the acclaimed “King of Reggaeton” whom was acknowledged for making this genre known to the people around the world. At two concerts at the Allstate Arena in Rosemont ( N. Mannheimon on the th and th December, the singer will perform songs from his last album “Legendaddy” as well as well-loved songs from his career. Tickets priced from $$$ will be available on Ticketmaster.com.
The Music Institute of Chicago and Dance Chicago are pleased to welcome participants to the “Duke It Out!” event. Nutcracker is a thrilling blend of jazz from the swing era along with classical tunes. This unique concert will take place at Lincoln Park’s Athenaeum Center from December 1st through the 3rd. Tickets are available now to enjoy a magnificent spectacle of charm and beauty together with Quintet Attacca and the members of Braeburn brass.