Take your fam, out-of-town guests or a loved one to one of the Valley’s many Holiday shows going on before Christmas!
Through Dec. 19
Christmas Jukebox: 8 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays, 2 p.m. Sundays
Discover “the World’s Only Interactive Holiday Musical”! Christmas Jukebox is the world’s most unique musical revue as audiences are invited to select their favorites from our giant jukebox of more than 100 Holiday tunes for the cast to sing!
Fountain Hills Community Theater, 11445 N. Saguaro Blvd.
Ballet Arizona’s “The Nutcracker”
Ib Andersen’s spectacular re-imagining of this holiday classic has become Arizona’s grandest holiday event; one that “rivals the finest American productions” (KBAQ-FM). Set to Tchaikovsky’s famous score, this classic masterpiece is complete with a miraculous, growing Christmas tree, sparkling snowfall on stage and the magic of the Sugar Plum Fairy.
Symphony Hall, 225 East Adams Street, Phoenix
An Elton & Billy Christmas Show: 7 p.m.
Two true Superstars, Billy Joel and Elton come to life in this multimedia tribute starring Terry Davies. Backed by his amazing nine piece band, you’ll be singing, standing, laughing and crying as you witness in sights and sounds, the amazing music and memories created by Billy and Elton, two of the most successful artists in the history of rock and roll. You’ll hear a catalogue of hits including: Piano Man, New York State Of Mind, Only The Good Die Young, My Life, Your Song, Daniel, Rocket Man, Candle In The Wind and many more.
Skye, 16844 N. Arrowhead Fountains Center Drive, Peoria
Scottsdale Quarter’s Holiday Music and Festivities: 6-8 p.m.
How does hot cocoa with Mrs. Claus, snowfall, choral groups and a live radio broadcast sound? Like a winter wonderland to me! See Scottsdale Quarter’s Web site for school groups and dates.
Scottsdale Quarter, 15169 N. Scottsdale Road.
Dec. 17 & 18
Winter Wonderland Concert: 7 p.m.
Bring some holiday cheer to this year’s Christmas and enjoy The Scottsdale Children’s Choirs and Scottsdale Youth Orchestras evening of music, with classic and modern Christmas tunes!
Steele Indian School Park, 300 E. Indian School Road, Phoenix
Alice Cooper’s “Christmas Pudding”: 7 p.m.
Alice Cooper is here to rock your Christmas with his “Christmas Pudding” show. Enjoy performances by him and his original band, as well as Rob Zombie, Don Felder of the Eagles, Cheech Marin, Roger Clyne and the Peacemakers, Glen Campbell and Lauren Froderman, and Ken Boyd from “So You Think You Can Dance.”
Comerica Theatre, 400 W. Washington St., Phoenix.