November 26, 2018


Goat yoga, theatrics, and the spirit of the season

TUESDAY – THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 27 – 29 |  Thanksgiving has passed and Dallas theatre is ready to open the curtains with the Christmas big guns! The classic “A Christmas Carol” and the hilarious “ELF The Musical” will be taking the stages downtown and Fair Park, respectively. Posit your past, present, and future lives or watch a non-elf battle a wintery whimsical identity crisis on the search for his father. The Details: A Christmas Carol. Wyly Theatre, 2400 Flora Street. 7:30 p.m. $17.50-$80. Click here to purchase tickets. ELF The Musical. Music Hall at Fair Park, 909 First Avenue. 7:30 p.m. $20-$150. Click here to purchase tickets.


FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 30 | 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 Prince as they battle an army of mice led by the evil Rat King, and travel through a winter wonderland to the Sugar Plum Fairy’s Kingdom of Sweets. You don’t want to miss Tchaikovsky’s symphony of sound with Texas Ballet Theatre’s annual presentation of The NutcrackerThe Details: Margot and Bill Winspear Opera House, 2403 Flora Street . 8 p.m. $20-$120. Click here to purchase tickets.


SATURDAY, DECEMBER 1 | Finding family time during the busiest season of the year has its own challenges. However, Phyliss Nesmith Elementary aims to beat those challenges by bringing mothers and daughters together for a night of movies, popcorn, and pasta. Beeeee theeiiiiirrrr guest. Be their guest. Bring your pjs and blankets to view Disney’s Beauty and the Beast with the ones you love. The Details: Phyliss Nesmith Elementary School, 801 Presidents Boulevard. 5 p.m. – 9 p.m. $10-$35. Click here to purchase tickets.


SATURDAY – SUNDAY, DECEMBER 1 – 2 | It’s not just the halls that should be decked with holly this time of year. It’s also our furry friends’ paws, too! For two whole days, your pets can join the winter wonderland Deck the Paws: Holiday Pet Expo in Fair Park. This holiday utopia will be filled with photo ops with Santa, live music, and entertainment—even goat yoga! The Details: Fair Park’s Centennial Hall, 1001 Washington Street. 11 a.m. – 7 p.m. $10-$50. Click here to purchase tickets.


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