CALENDAR

WEEK OF Dec 10–Dec 18

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CLASSICAL

Dec 10, 8pm: WESTSIDE CHOIR FALL CONCERT  Cabrillo Samper Recital Hall, 6500 Soquel Dr., Aptos. Click HERE 

Dec 15 & 16, 8pm: CANTIAMO! CONCERT FOR A WINTER’S EVE  Dec 15: Carmel Mission, 3080 Rio Rd., Carmel. Dec 16: Holy Cross, 126 High St., Santa Cruz. Click HERE & HERE

Dec 16, 3pm: HARTNELL COMMUNITY CHOIR WINTER CONCERT  With orchestra. Church of the Wayfarer, Lincoln & 7th, Carmel. 649-0992.

DANCE

Dec 14, 7pm; Dec 15, 2 & 7pm; Dec 16, 2pm: HOLIDAY PERFORMANCE  SpectorDance School. SpectorDance, 3343 Paul Davis Dr., Marina. Click HERE

Dec 14 & 15, 7pm; Dec 16, 2pm: THE NUTCRACKER  Monterey Peninsula Dance Theatre. Sunset Center, San Carlos & 9th, Carmel. Click HERE

Dec 15 & 16, 1 & 4:30pm: THE NUTCRACKER  Santa Cruz Dance Guild. Cabrillo Crocker Theater. Click HERE

CHRISTMAS SHOWS & CONCERTS

Dec 11, 7:30pm: A CARMEL VALLEY CHRISTMAS  Vocal and instrumental music. Carmel Valley Community Chapel, Paso Hondo and Village Drive, Carmel Valley. 

Dec 13, 7pm: SAINT LUCIA’S FESTIVAL OF LIGHT  Henry Miller Memorial Library, 48603 Hwy 1, Big Sur. Click HERE

Dec 14 & 15, 7:30pm; Dec 16, 2:30pm: CHRISTMAS WITH THE CAMERATA SINGERS  Dec 14: St Paul’s Episcopal, 1071 Pajaro, Salinas. Dec 15 & 16: First Presbyterian, 501 El Dorado, Monterey. Click HERE

Dec 15, 8pm: MAC POWELL & THE FAMILY REUNION  Rio Theatre, 1205 Soquel Ave., Santa Cruz. Click HERE

Dec 19, 7:30pm: TOMASEEN FOLEY’S “A CELTIC CHRISTMAS”  Music Recital Hall, UC Santa Cruz. Click HERE

JAZZ

Dec 13, 7:30pm: A CHARLIE BROWN CHRISTMAS  Adam Shulman Trio. Kuumbwa Jazz, 320 Cedar St., Santa Cruz. Click HERE

Dec 13 & 14, 8pm: CABRILLO LATIN JAZZ ENSEMBLE  Cabrillo Black Box, 6500 Soquel Dr., Aptos. Click HERE 

Dec 15, 7:30pm: CABRILLO JAZZ COMBOS  Cabrillo Black Box, 6500 Soquel Dr., Aptos. Click HERE

Dec 16, 3pm: ALONG CAME BETTY  Cherry Center, Guadalupe & 4th, Carmel. Click HERE

Dec 17, 7 & 9pm: CHARLIE HUNTER TRIO  With Lucy Woodward. Kuumbwa Jazz, 320 Cedar St., Santa Cruz. Click HERE

R&B, GOSPEL, ROCK, POP, WORLD

Dec 10, 7 & 9pm: MIKE STERN-DAVE WECKL BAND  Kuumbwa Jazz, 320 Cedar St., Santa Cruz. Click HERE

Dec 10 & 11, 7pm: WILLIE NELSON & FAMILY  Sunset Center, San Carlos & 9th, Carmel. Click HERE

Dec 10, 7:30pm: ALTAI KAI ENSEMBLE  Vocal & instrumental music from Altai, Siberia. Music Recital Hall, UC Santa Cruz. Click HERE

Dec 11, 7:30pm: BELA FLECK & ABIGAIL WASHBURN  Rio Theatre, 1205 Soquel Ave., Santa Cruz. Click HERE 

Dec 14, 8pm: MAYIM  Santa Cruz vocal trio. Kuumbwa Jazz, 320 Cedar St., Santa Cruz. Click HERE

Dec 14, 8pm: TOWER OF POWER  50th anniversary. Golden State, 417 Alvarado, Monterey. Click HERE

Dec 15, 7pm; Dec 16, 3pm: PACIFIC VOICES  Peace United, 900 High St., Santa Cruz. Click HERE

Dec 16, 3pm: JOURNEY OF 1000 LIGHTS  Kuumbwa Jazz, 320 Cedar St., Santa Cruz. Click HERE

THEATER, COMEDY & PAGEANT 

Dec 13-15. 7:30pm; Dec 16, 2pm: MAMMA MIA!  Golden Bough, Monte Verde between 8th & 9th, Carmel. Click HERE

Dec 13-15, 8pm; Dec 16, 4 & 7:30pm: LA VIRGEN DEL TEPEYAC  Mission San Juan, 406 Second St., San Juan Bautista. Click HERE

Dec 14 & 15, 8pm; Dec 16, 2pm: Robert Harling’s STEEL MAGNOLIAS  Paper Wing, 320 Hoffman, Monterey. Click HERE

Dec 13-15, 7pm; Dec 16, 2pm: DAVID COPPERFIELD, THE NEW MUSICAL  Colligan Theater, 1010 River St., Santa Cruz. Click HERE

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