What to See this Holiday Season in Los Angeles
Looking for a special something to celebrate the holidays? We’ve got you covered. Here are our top picks of what to see in Los Angeles this holiday season.
Center Theatre Group’s Ahmanson Theatre, December 4 – January 15
Don’t miss this magical new musical based on the beloved 2001 film. Embark on a mesmerizing journey with charmingly shy Amélie as she turns the streets of Montmartre into a world of her own imagining, while secretly orchestrating moments of joy for those around her. Get Amélie tickets here.
A Christmas Carol
A Noise Within, December 4 – December 23
A Christmas Carol is the quintessential holiday treat: it’s chock-full of family-friendly holiday cheer, as well as important lessons of kindness and forgiveness. Don’t miss Dickens’ timeless tale at A Noise Within in Pasadena. Get A Christmas Carol tickets here.
A Cinderella Christmas
The Pasadena Playhouse, December 8 – January 8
Featuring infectious pop songs like Kelly Clarkson’s “Breakaway” and Jennifer Lopez’s “Let’s Get Loud.” A Cinderella Christmas is a positively wild and wacky day at the theater.
Rodgers & Hammerstein’s The King and I
The Hollywood Pantages, December 13 – January 21
Winner of the 2015 Tony Award® for Best Musical Revival, this production features beautiful sets, costumes, and some of the most iconic songs in musical theater history. Get The King and I tickets here.
Gindi Auditorium at American Jewish University, December 17 – January 1
Invite your bubbe to this one! Underscored by a Klezmer-ized version of Tchaikovsky’s “Nutcracker Suite,” this show features dancing dreidels, leaping latkes, and lots of wacky antics. If you’re looking for a fun way to celebrate Chanukah this year, get tickets to The MeshugaNutcracker!
Sleeping Beauty And Her Winter Knight
The Laguna Playhouse, December 7 – December 30
It’s your favorite fairytale…with a modern twist! This interactive musical features magic, comedy, and pop music, and it’s a perfect outing for the whole family. Get Sleeping Beauty and Her Winter Knight tickets here.
Feeling inspired by the holiday spirit? Make sure to check out our gift guide for theater lovers.