What to See this Holiday Season in Seattle
Looking for a special something to celebrate the holidays? We’ve got you covered. Here are our top picks of what to see in Seattle this holiday season.
George Balanchine’s The Nutcracker
Pacific Northwest Ballet, November 25 – December 28
Pacific Northwest Ballet’s holiday tradition is sure to enchant audiences of all ages! Get The Nutcracker tickets here.
The Trial of Ebenezer Scrooge
Taproot Theatre Company, November 18 – December 30
Can the goodness and grace of Christmas survive? Full of laughter and goodwill, this is a delightful twist on Dickens’ classic tale. Get The Trial of Ebenezer Scrooge tickets here.
Seattle Children’s Theatre, December 1 – January 15
Nocturnal adventure awaits in Stellaluna, a luminous adaptation from the internationally-renowned artists at Speeltheater Holland, of the beautiful picture-book classic about a baby fruit bat. Get Stellaluna tickets here.
Disney’s The Little Mermaid
The 5th Ave Theatre, November 23 – December 31
This spectacular new production will feature dazzling costumes, a stunning pop-up book inspired set, and visual effects that are pure magic. Don’t forget to enter the lottery for the chance to win $25 tickets to Friday night performances. Get The Little Mermaid tickets here.
The Little Match Girl Passion
ArtsWest, December 11 – December 22
Featuring four of Seattle’s most critically acclaimed voices and the lyrical, hip-hop choreography of UJ Mangune, Arts West’s production of David Lang’s Pulitzer Prize-Winning masterpiece is an intimate, unforgettable evening of music and dance. Get The Little Match Girl Passion tickets here.
The Best Christmas Pageant Ever
Seattle Public Theater, December 10 – December 24
The delightfully horrible Herdman clan descends on the Bathhouse for their 15th consecutive year, turning a pedestrian pageant into side-splitting chaos and bringing new life to an old tradition. Get The Best Christmas Pageant Ever tickets here.
Christmastown: A Holiday Noir
Seattle Public Theater, December 1 – December 24
In this film noir-inspired holiday thriller by Seattle playwright Wayne Rawley, hard-boiled detective Nick Holiday investigates some un-holiday-like shenanigans taking place in Christmastown. Get Christmastown: A Holiday Noir tickets here.
A Christmas Carol
ACT Theatre, November 25 – December 28
A ripping good telling of the classic story of Ebenezer Scrooge, the curmudgeonly businessman who requires the intervention of a few spectral guides to understand the true meaning of Christmas and life. Get A Christmas Carol tickets here.
- A Christmas Carol
- ACT Theatre
- Christmastown: A Holiday Noir
- Disney's The Little Mermaid
- George Balanchine's The Nutcracker
- Pacific Northwest Ballet
- Seattle Children's Theatre
- Seattle Public Theater
- Taproot Theatre Company
- The 5th Ave Theatre
- The Best Christmas Pageant Ever
- The Little Match Girl Passion
- The Trial of Ebenezer Scrooge