Dec 13 all-day Coterie Theatre
NOTE DIFFERENT TIMES FOR DIFFERENT PERFORMANCE DAYS A stage adaptation based on the television special of the same name, this story by Charles Schulz puts Charlie Brown on a mission to bring out the true spirit and meaning of Christmas. A live jazz trio accompanies the show, and Snoopy meets up with the Red Baron in a “special encore.”
Dec 13 all-day KC Repertory Theatre
NOTE DIFFERENT TIMES FOR DIFFERENT PERFORMANCE DATES The extensive cast includes Gary Neal Johnson, reprising his role as Ebenezer Scrooge, and Walter Coppage, Peggy Friesen, Taylor Harlow, Shanna Jones, Victor Raider-Wexler, Matthew Rapport, John Rensenhouse, Vanessa Severo, Rusty Sneary, Jake Walker … and more.  
Dec 13 all-day Musical Theater Heritage
NOTE DIFFERENT TIMES FOR DIFFERENT PERFORMANCE DATES. A few of MTH’s favorite things, according to its website, are singing, dancing, show tunes, and Christmas. Its annual seasonal show promises all of these, with holiday-themed songs from the musical-theater repertoire as well as classics.
Dec 13 all-day Unicorn Theatre
NOTE DIFFERENT TIMES FOR DIFFERENT PERFORMANCE DAYS. World-famous French actress Sarah Bernhardt, of the late 19th and early 20th centuries, took on many roles in her time, including Hamlet. We learn all about that Shakespearean undertaking in this full-length comedy, a non-Christmas show at the Unicorn that gives KC audiences a decidedly different option.
Dec 13 all-day Theatre For Young America
Saturday shows at 2 pm, all others 10 am or noon. Check site for showtimes. The Herdman kids are a rough and tumble bunch who create mayhem wherever they go. Cast in the church’s annual Christmas pageant, they bring their own unique interpretation to the familiar events. Remarkably, they help everyone rediscover its true meaning.  
Dec 13 all-day Quality Hill Playhouse
Performance times vary by date; all performances take place at either 1 p.m., 3 p.m., or 7:30 p.m. Pianist and emcee J. Kent Barnhart accompanies vocalists Lindsey McKee, LeShea Wright and Tim Noland in a revue that spans musical styles.
Dec 13 all-day Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts
Offering a performance The Washington Post has described as “positively oozing charm”, this KC tradition continues at the Muriel Kauffman Theatre. If you haven’t caught it before, expect astounding choreography, extravagant costumes, and pure stage magic. The Kansas City Ballet is the must-see event for locals.
Dec 13 @ 7:00 pm Lawrence Arts Center
Experience the sensation and charm of the Lawrence Arts Center’s Nutcracker production. A winter family favorite, this ballet is based on E.T.A. Hoffman’s original story and set in Kansas during the civil war. Witness the magic and wonder of this story as Drosselmeyer and Clara defeat the Mouse King and liberate the Nutcracker from his enchanted form. December 13 |...
Dec 13 @ 7:30 pm Atonement Lutheran Church
Join us for our annual holiday concert! Seasonal favorites, sing-a-long carols, and two winners of our silent auction to conduct Sleigh Ride! Also December 14 at 2 PM. Bring the whole family!
Dec 13 @ 8:00 pm Olathe Civic Theatre
A family-themed musical variety show, written by Shelly Stewart Banks and Peter Leondedis, features an “ever-changing cast,” with something a bit different every night.
Dec 14 all-day Coterie Theatre
NOTE DIFFERENT TIMES FOR DIFFERENT PERFORMANCE DAYS A stage adaptation based on the television special of the same name, this story by Charles Schulz puts Charlie Brown on a mission to bring out the true spirit and meaning of Christmas. A live jazz trio accompanies the show, and Snoopy meets up with the Red Baron in a “special encore.”
Dec 14 all-day KC Repertory Theatre
NOTE DIFFERENT TIMES FOR DIFFERENT PERFORMANCE DATES The extensive cast includes Gary Neal Johnson, reprising his role as Ebenezer Scrooge, and Walter Coppage, Peggy Friesen, Taylor Harlow, Shanna Jones, Victor Raider-Wexler, Matthew Rapport, John Rensenhouse, Vanessa Severo, Rusty Sneary, Jake Walker … and more.  
Dec 14 all-day Musical Theater Heritage
NOTE DIFFERENT TIMES FOR DIFFERENT PERFORMANCE DATES. A few of MTH’s favorite things, according to its website, are singing, dancing, show tunes, and Christmas. Its annual seasonal show promises all of these, with holiday-themed songs from the musical-theater repertoire as well as classics.
Dec 14 all-day Unicorn Theatre
NOTE DIFFERENT TIMES FOR DIFFERENT PERFORMANCE DAYS. World-famous French actress Sarah Bernhardt, of the late 19th and early 20th centuries, took on many roles in her time, including Hamlet. We learn all about that Shakespearean undertaking in this full-length comedy, a non-Christmas show at the Unicorn that gives KC audiences a decidedly different option.
Dec 14 all-day Theatre For Young America
Saturday shows at 2 pm, all others 10 am or noon. Check site for showtimes. The Herdman kids are a rough and tumble bunch who create mayhem wherever they go. Cast in the church’s annual Christmas pageant, they bring their own unique interpretation to the familiar events. Remarkably, they help everyone rediscover its true meaning.  
Dec 14 all-day Quality Hill Playhouse
Performance times vary by date; all performances take place at either 1 p.m., 3 p.m., or 7:30 p.m. Pianist and emcee J. Kent Barnhart accompanies vocalists Lindsey McKee, LeShea Wright and Tim Noland in a revue that spans musical styles.
Dec 14 all-day Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts
Offering a performance The Washington Post has described as “positively oozing charm”, this KC tradition continues at the Muriel Kauffman Theatre. If you haven’t caught it before, expect astounding choreography, extravagant costumes, and pure stage magic. The Kansas City Ballet is the must-see event for locals.
Dec 14 @ 2:00 pm Lawrence Arts Center
Experience the sensation and charm of the Lawrence Arts Center’s Nutcracker production. A winter family favorite, this ballet is based on E.T.A. Hoffman’s original story and set in Kansas during the civil war. Witness the magic and wonder of this story as Drosselmeyer and Clara defeat the Mouse King and liberate the Nutcracker from his enchanted form. December 13 |...
Dec 14 @ 7:00 pm Lawrence Arts Center
Experience the sensation and charm of the Lawrence Arts Center’s Nutcracker production. A winter family favorite, this ballet is based on E.T.A. Hoffman’s original story and set in Kansas during the civil war. Witness the magic and wonder of this story as Drosselmeyer and Clara defeat the Mouse King and liberate the Nutcracker from his enchanted form. December 13 |...
Dec 14 @ 8:00 pm Olathe Civic Theatre
A family-themed musical variety show, written by Shelly Stewart Banks and Peter Leondedis, features an “ever-changing cast,” with something a bit different every night.
Dec 15 all-day Coterie Theatre
NOTE DIFFERENT TIMES FOR DIFFERENT PERFORMANCE DAYS A stage adaptation based on the television special of the same name, this story by Charles Schulz puts Charlie Brown on a mission to bring out the true spirit and meaning of Christmas. A live jazz trio accompanies the show, and Snoopy meets up with the Red Baron in a “special encore.”
Dec 15 all-day KC Repertory Theatre
NOTE DIFFERENT TIMES FOR DIFFERENT PERFORMANCE DATES The extensive cast includes Gary Neal Johnson, reprising his role as Ebenezer Scrooge, and Walter Coppage, Peggy Friesen, Taylor Harlow, Shanna Jones, Victor Raider-Wexler, Matthew Rapport, John Rensenhouse, Vanessa Severo, Rusty Sneary, Jake Walker … and more.  
Dec 15 all-day Musical Theater Heritage
NOTE DIFFERENT TIMES FOR DIFFERENT PERFORMANCE DATES. A few of MTH’s favorite things, according to its website, are singing, dancing, show tunes, and Christmas. Its annual seasonal show promises all of these, with holiday-themed songs from the musical-theater repertoire as well as classics.
Dec 15 all-day Unicorn Theatre
NOTE DIFFERENT TIMES FOR DIFFERENT PERFORMANCE DAYS. World-famous French actress Sarah Bernhardt, of the late 19th and early 20th centuries, took on many roles in her time, including Hamlet. We learn all about that Shakespearean undertaking in this full-length comedy, a non-Christmas show at the Unicorn that gives KC audiences a decidedly different option.
Dec 15 all-day Quality Hill Playhouse
Performance times vary by date; all performances take place at either 1 p.m., 3 p.m., or 7:30 p.m. Pianist and emcee J. Kent Barnhart accompanies vocalists Lindsey McKee, LeShea Wright and Tim Noland in a revue that spans musical styles.
Dec 15 all-day Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts
Offering a performance The Washington Post has described as “positively oozing charm”, this KC tradition continues at the Muriel Kauffman Theatre. If you haven’t caught it before, expect astounding choreography, extravagant costumes, and pure stage magic. The Kansas City Ballet is the must-see event for locals.
Dec 15 @ 3:00 pm Lawrence Arts Center
Experience the sensation and charm of the Lawrence Arts Center’s Nutcracker production. A winter family favorite, this ballet is based on E.T.A. Hoffman’s original story and set in Kansas during the civil war. Witness the magic and wonder of this story as Drosselmeyer and Clara defeat the Mouse King and liberate the Nutcracker from his enchanted form. December 13 |...
Dec 16 all-day Theatre For Young America
Saturday shows at 2 pm, all others 10 am or noon. Check site for showtimes. The Herdman kids are a rough and tumble bunch who create mayhem wherever they go. Cast in the church’s annual Christmas pageant, they bring their own unique interpretation to the familiar events. Remarkably, they help everyone rediscover its true meaning.  
Dec 17 all-day Coterie Theatre
NOTE DIFFERENT TIMES FOR DIFFERENT PERFORMANCE DAYS A stage adaptation based on the television special of the same name, this story by Charles Schulz puts Charlie Brown on a mission to bring out the true spirit and meaning of Christmas. A live jazz trio accompanies the show, and Snoopy meets up with the Red Baron in a “special encore.”
Dec 17 all-day KC Repertory Theatre
NOTE DIFFERENT TIMES FOR DIFFERENT PERFORMANCE DATES The extensive cast includes Gary Neal Johnson, reprising his role as Ebenezer Scrooge, and Walter Coppage, Peggy Friesen, Taylor Harlow, Shanna Jones, Victor Raider-Wexler, Matthew Rapport, John Rensenhouse, Vanessa Severo, Rusty Sneary, Jake Walker … and more.