Celebrate the season with holiday shows

A Christmas Story | Courtesy The Pioneer Center

Enjoy the holidays with music, dance, laughter and classic performances with shows for every age.

Santa’s Christmas Wonderland
Nov. 26-Dec. 29 | Eldorado Resort Casino | Reno, Nev.
Santa’s Christmas Wonderland features glittering costumes, sensational sets, a dazzling cast and the highest kicking chorus dancers this side of the North Pole. | eldoradoreno.com

“A Christmas Story, The Musical”
Nov. 29-Dec. 1 | Pioneer Center | Reno, Nev.
This performance brings the classic 1983 movie to hilarious life on stage. Set in 1940s Indiana, a young and bespectacled Ralphie Parker schemes his way toward the holiday gift of his dreams, an official Red Ryder Carbine-Action 200-Shot Range Model Air Rifle. | pioneercenter.com

“Mrs. Bob Cratchit’s Wild Christmas Binge”
Nov. 29-Dec.21 | Good Luck Macbeth | Reno, Nev.
The premise of the parody is the question: What if Dickens’ Mrs. Cratchit wasn’t so goody-goody, but instead was an angry, stressed-out, modern-day, American woman who wanted out of this harsh London 1840s life? The main character is the hard-drinking, suicidal Gladys Cratchit. | goodluckmacbeth.org

A Classic Rock Christmas
Nov. 30 | Nugget Casino Resort | Sparks, Nev.
Take five phenomenally talented rock stars, singing the worlds most beloved Christmas songs combined with the chords and music of the top classic-rock hits of all time and you get what A Classic Rock Christmas starring December People is all about. | nuggetcasinoresort.com

“4 X’mas”
Dec. 6-7 | Dandini Campus | Reno, Nev.
This is an evening of four short one-act plays including “Office Party,” “Santa’s Clara,” “The First Noel and Santa Comes to the King David.” “Yule Believe” finishes the evening. | tmcc.edu

“Spirit of the Season”
Dec. 6-8 | Pioneer Center | Reno, Nev.
Reno Philharmonic Orchestra delights audiences with this annual tradition. Dr. Jason Alteri leads with the renowned orchestra, Reno Phil Chorus, the Santa Tappers, singers, student performers and Santa Claus. | renophil.com

“Messiah”
Dec. 7-22 | Area venues
TOCCATA presents its annual grand performance of Handel’s classic with Maestro James Rawie. | toccatatahoe.com