There is no shortage of on-stage theatrics during the holiday season here in Boston. Gather your friends and family and get tickets to these festive performances this year. 

Boston Ballet - The Nutcracker Dec 07

Mikko Nissinen’s The Nutcracker returns to Citizens Bank Opera House from November 24 - December 31, 2023. The Nutcracker returns to the stage with beloved characters, glittering sets, and dancing that will lift your spirits. Enjoy Tchaikovsky’s timeless score performed by the…

Commonwealth Ballet Company's The Nutcracker Dec 15

Join us at Commonwealth Ballet from November 24 through December 17 for the holiday classic The Nutcracker returning to Regis College in Weston. In its 32nd year, CBC is proud to continue its tradition of bringing holiday magic to the Greater Boston community. This also marks the…

Black Nativity Dec 08

Come see the 53rd season of Langston Hughes' Black Nativity in a New Light through December 17! Black Nativity presents the traditional Christmas story as found in the New Testament gospels as a narrative of common people receiving the divine gifts of joy and hope. Within a swell…

Nutcracker! Magical Christmas Ballet Dec 07

On December 7 come see NUTCRACKER! MAGICAL CHRISTMAS BALLET, the beloved family tradition is back! Gather your loved ones for the warm-glow-nostalgia of America’s favorite Christmas celebration. Experience the extraordinary international cast and Ukrainian Principal Artists…

Urban Nutcracker Dec 16

Anthony Williams’ URBAN NUTCRACKER, December 16 - 23, the modern Boston-centric holiday classic will return to the Shubert Theatre for the 2023 holiday season! This classic dance theatrical will showcase winter scenes set in present-day downtown Boston, blending the rhythms of…

'Twas Dec 09

The Night Before Christmas, Improvised! It's a fun-filled holiday show that takes the classic tale of Santa's visit from 'Twas the Night Before Christmas" and turns it on its pointed elf ears. Using audience-inspired suggestions and a cast of incredibly funny comedians, singers…