Head to Courtyard Theater in Plano for a musical adaptation of the Dickens Christmas classic. North Texas Performing Arts‘ production of Scrooge the Musical includes a carol sing-along before the show and photo ops with Santa.
The annual Spanish tradition of Posada commemorates the journey of Mary and Joseph to the shelter where Jesus was born. Sunday afternoon’s procession of carolers starts at Central Square Park in downtown Dallas and ends at the Latino Cultural Center with mariachis and storytellers.
In 1960, Duke Ellington gave the Tchaikovsky Nutcracker Suite the swing treatment. Hear the Chris Milyo Big Band play Ellington’s version plus some other jazzy arrangements of holiday classics Sunday afternoon at the Fort Worth Public Library’s Central Branch.