946: The Amazing Story of Adolphus Tips
American premiere Kneehigh is back! The theatrical alchemists who brought us Tristan & Yseult and The Wild Bride return with a tender new coming-of-age tale that uncovers the secrets behind World War II’s D-Day landings.
December 1, 2016 to January 15, 2017
Berkeley Repertory Theatre
Daddy Long Legs
A MUSICAL ROMANCE FOR THE HOLIDAYS Book by John Caird Music & Lyrics by Paul Gordon Based on the 1912 novel by Jean Webster Directed by Robert Kelley Reprising TheatreWorks’ World Premiere A spirited orphan girl is sent to a prestigious college by a mysterious benefactor. Her heart-warming journey to independence, education, and romance is chronicled in a wealth of witty letters and glorious songs.
November 30, 2016 to December 31, 2016
San Francisco Ballet presents The Nutcracker
A Uniquely San Francisco Nutcracker Composer: Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky Choreographer: Helgi Tomasson On Christmas Eve 1944, the audience at San Francisco’s War Memorial Opera House experienced the American premiere of Nutcracker. An instant sensation, the ballet launched a national holiday tradition. This holiday season, join us as the lights dim, the music soars, snowflakes swirl, flowers dance, and a little girl dreams about a whole new world in a Nutcracker that is as unique as it is magical. And it's only at SF Ballet. 
December 10, 2016 to December 29, 2016
San Francisco Ballet
Cover image for A Christmas Carol
A Christmas Carol
The Bay Area's favorite holiday tradition returns with a sparkling, music-infused production of A Christmas Carol at A.C.T.
November 25, 2016 to December 24, 2016
A.C.T. /American Conservatory Theatre
Stanford Live Holiday issue. Cover image.
Party Time!
Pink Martini bring its holiday spectacle to Bing. Plus! Revisit the mysteries of Hagia Sophia.
November 4, 2016 to December 14, 2016
Stanford Live