Holiday Shows Not to Miss
Instantly get in the holiday mood with a festive show. While traveling or hosting family during the holiday season, that sentiment increases tenfold. From Christmas classics to cheeky reinventions, find your festive spirit with these fun, professional theater productions throughout Tualatin Valley.
Professional Theatre Productions
It Happened One Christmas | Broadway Rose Theatre Company | November 27-December 22
Broadway Rose Theatre Company celebrates this festive season with an annual holiday-themed production. This year’s production of “It Happened One Christmas” takes the audience on a fanciful Christmas Eve trip to Santa’s Chalet in the heart of Grimble’s department store. Enjoy familiar festive tunes with this joyful new musical.
The Game’s Afoot, or Holmes for the Holidays | Bag&Baggage Productions | December 5-23
This year, Bag&Baggage Productions ushers in its holiday season with a comedy, “The Game’s Afoot, or Holmes for the Holidays.” This murder mystery takes place in 1936 and centers around the home of a Broadway star who assumes the persona of one of his characters, Sherlock Holmes, to track down the killer before the next victim appears.
It’s a Tony Starlight Christmas | The Vault Theater | December 11
Now in its 13th year and for one night only, “It’s a Tony Starlight Christmas” takes audiences back to the days of classic holiday TV shows, when celebrities such as Bing Crosby and Dean Martin entertained with holiday songs and comedy routines. Tony Starlight mixes these uplifting holiday traditions with a fresh, comedic spin with swinging standards, comedy routines that lampoon Millennial and Generation X culture, and more.
Community Theater and Dance Productions
Suessical Jr. | Beaverton Civic Theatre | December 6-14
All of your favorite Dr. Suess characters spring to life in this kid-friendly musical extravaganza. Horton must protect the Whos from a world of naysayers and dangers and guard an abandoned egg that’s been left in his care by the irresponsible Mayzie La Bird. Ultimately, the powers of friendship, loyalty, family and community are challenged and emerge triumphant!
Little Women The Broadway Musical | Hillsboro Artists’ Regional Theatre | December 6-22
The classic tale by Louisa May Alcott is brought to life with a musical production of “Little Women.” Set during the Civil War, the story follows sisters Meg, Jo, Beth and Amy as they deal with heartbreak, hope and struggles.
A Christmas Carol | Theatre in the Grove | December 6-22
Dramatized with flair and wit in a version first performed by the Royal Shakespeare Company, this adaptation of the ageless story captures Dickens’ iconic point of view while it creates a panoramic view of Victorian London.
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