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ARTful Happenings December 2016

NEW EXHIBITS

Through January 20
FACULTY ART SHOW
St. Louis Community College-Wildwood, 2645 Generations Drive; for info, call 636-422-2000.

Through February 4
PHOTOGRAPHY EXHIBITION
Photographs by the newly inducted Hall of Fame Class of 2016:Sebastião Salgado, Ernst Haas, Steve Jobs, Graham Nash, Thomas and John Knoll, Ken Burns and Annie Leibovitz; International Photography Hall of Fame, 3415 Olive; for info, call 314-535-1999 or visit www.iphf.org.

December 9-January 12
PRESENCE II
Opening reception, 6-8 p.m.; Framations Art Gallery, 218 N. Main in St. Charles; for info, call 636-724-or visit www.framations.com.

FUN THINGS TO DO

Extended through December 11
ALL IS CALM: THE CHRISTMAS TRUCE OF 1914
Mustard Seed Theatre on Fontbonne University campus; for info, call 314-719-8060 or visit www.mustardseedtheatre.com.

Through December 18
DIXIE’S TUPPERWARE PARTY
Comedy play; Westport Playhouse, for info, call 314-200-2648 or visit www.playhouseatwestport.com.

Through January 1
HOLIDAYS IN DELMAR GALLERY SHOP
Gift/Art shopping; Craft Alliance, 6640 Delmar; for info, call 314-725-1177 or visit www.craftalliance.org.

Through July 16
SHOW ME 66: MAIN STREET THROUGH MISSOURI
A film presented by/at Missouri History Museum in Forest Park; free; for info, visit www.mohistory.org.

December 1
NATIONAL CHRISTMAS TREE LIGHTING
The 2016 National Christmas Tree Lighting will take place on Thursday, December 1 in Washington, D.C.; televised on the Hallmark Channel on Monday, December 5 or on demand after December 1 at thenationaltree.org/watch-the-lighting/

December 1-17
BUYER & CELLAR
A play by Jonathan Tolins presented by Stray Dog Theatre, 2336 Tennessee Avenue; for info, call 314-865-1995 or visit www.straydogtheatre.org.

December 2
FIRST FRIDAY IN GRAND CENTER
Gallery-hop 5-9 p.m.; for info, visit www.firstfridaysgrandcenter.org.

December 2-4, 9-11
ELF: THE MUSICAL, JR.
Presented by Stages Performing Arts Academy; Kent Center for Theatre Arts, 1023 Chesterfield Parkway East; for info, call 314-821-2407 or visit www.stagesstlouis.org.

December 3
WINTER WONDERLAND MATINEE CONCERT
Featuring Zoe Vonder Haar, John Flack, Peter Merideth, Emily Peterson and Steve Neale; 11 a.m.; Sheldon Concert Hall; for info, call 314-533-9900 or visit TheSheldon.org.

December 3
ST. LOUIS CHILDREN’S CHOIR HOLIDAY CONCERT
1 p.m.; Powell Hall, 718 N. Grand; for info, call 314-534-1700 or visit www.powellhall.com.

December 4 & 18
FAMILY SUNDAY: WINTER BREAK
Free; noon-4 p.m.; St. Louis Art Museum, for info, visit www.slam.org

December 9-30
THE MIRACULOUS JOURNEY OF EDWARD TULANE
Presented by Metro Theater Company at Missouri Historical Society in Forest Park; varied performance times; for info, call 314-932-7414 or visit www.metroplays.org.

December 9-11
WINTER CELEBRATIONS WEEKEND
Extravaganza celebrating world cultures; 5-9 p.m. Friday; noon-4 p.m. thereafter; St. Louis Art Museum; for info, visit www.slam.org.

December 9-11
THE LITTLE DANCER: J’ADORE PARIS
COCA, 524 Trinity Avenue; for info, visit www.cocastl.org.

December 10-11
CHRISTMAS AT THE CATHEDRAL
Cathedral Basilica of St. Louis, 4431 Lindell; for info, call 314-533-7662 or visit www.cathedralconcerts.org.

FILM SERIES
December 11: SHOES (1916)
December 16-18: THE WANDERS (1979)December 22-23 SCROOGE (1935)
7:30 p.m.; Winifred Moore Auditorium on Webster University campus, 470 E. Lockwood; $5-7 admission, except free showings of Scrooge; for info, visit www.webster.edu/film-series.

December 13
JAZZ ST. LOUIS BOOK CLUB
Free but advance ticket required; 7 p.m.; Nancy’s Jazz Lounge at Harold & Dorothy Steward Center for Jazz, 3536 Washington; for info, call 314-571-6001.

December 16-23
THE NUTCRACKER
Presented by Saint Louis Ballet; Touhill Performing Arts Center on UMSL campus; for info, call 314-516-4949 or visit www.touhill.org.

December 17
COCA WINTER VOICE CONCERT
COCA, 524 Trinity Avenue; for info, visit www.cocastl.org.

December 17
YOUTH & TEEN WORKSHOP: SNOW GLOBES & WINTER MINIATURES
1-4 p.m.; Kranzberg Education Lab, Laumeier Sculpture Park, 12580 Rott Road,
ages 8-15; for info, call 314-615-5278 or visit www.laumeier.org.

December 22
BACH SOCIETY: ANNUAL CHRISTMAS CANDLELIGHT CONCERT
7:30 p.m.; Powell Hall, 718 N. Grand; for info, call 314-534-1700 or visit www.powellhall.com.

December 22-30
WINTER ART CAMPS
Single-day camps for children, 9 a.m.-3 p.m.; Artscope; for info, call 314-865-0060 or visit
www.artscope.org.

December 27-January 1
THE BOOK OF MORON
Comedy play; Westport Playhouse, for info, call 314-200-2648 or visit www.playhouseatwestport.com.

December 31
WESTPORT PLAZA NEW YEAR’S EVE
Family-friendly fireworks display 6 p.m.; free carriage rides 6:30-9:30 p.m.; I-270 & Page.

January 1
KWANZAA
Noon-4 p.m.; St. Louis Art Museum; for info, visit www.slam.org.

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