Final Weeks – December 1st to End. Culture

Monday December 1st. CONCERT: PERCUSSION ENSEMBLE II. Moores Opera House, 7:30 PM. (1 Card)

Tuesday December 2nd. ALLEY THEATRE: A Christmas Carol – A Ghost Story of Christmas. Houston’s seasonal favorite is described by the Houston Press as having “Spectacular London sets … the inimitable Dickens’ tale – spiced with the usual fog and an unusual twist on the ghosts past, present and future.” A Christmas CarolA Ghost Story of Christmas returns this year with a re-telling of Charles Dickens’ classic story, which follows Ebenezer Scrooge’s journey with the three ghostly spirits that visit him on Christmas Eve. A Christmas Carol instills a powerful message about redemption and the spirit of the holiday season. Wortham Theatre, 7:30 PM. (1 card

Wednesday December 3rd. ALLEY THEATRE: A Christmas Carol – A Ghost Story of Christmas. Houston’s seasonal favorite is described by the Houston Press as having “Spectacular London sets … the inimitable Dickens’ tale – spiced with the usual fog and an unusual twist on the ghosts past, present and future.” A Christmas CarolA Ghost Story of Christmas returns this year with a re-telling of Charles Dickens’ classic story, which follows Ebenezer Scrooge’s journey with the three ghostly spirits that visit him on Christmas Eve. A Christmas Carol instills a powerful message about redemption and the spirit of the holiday season. Wortham Theatre, 7:30 PM. (1 card)

Thursday December 4th. ALLEY THEATRE: A Christmas Carol – A Ghost Story of Christmas. Houston’s seasonal favorite is described by the Houston Press as having “Spectacular London sets … the inimitable Dickens’ tale – spiced with the usual fog and an unusual twist on the ghosts past, present and future.” A Christmas CarolA Ghost Story of Christmas returns this year with a re-telling of Charles Dickens’ classic story, which follows Ebenezer Scrooge’s journey with the three ghostly spirits that visit him on Christmas Eve. A Christmas Carol instills a powerful message about redemption and the spirit of the holiday season. Wortham Theatre, 7:30 PM. (1 card)

Thursday December 4th. RECITAL: Andrew Brownell, piano; Works by Crumb, Messiaen, Schumann. Dudley Recital Hall, 7:30 PM. (1 card)

Thursday December 4th. THEATRE & DANCE: The End of Side A {World Premier}. While helping their mother pack for a move, a college-aged sister and brother discover a collection of secret audio recordings made by their deceased father decades earlier. As curiosity gives way to obsession, how will the long-ago private lives of the people on the tapes change the family’s world in the present? Studio 208 (second floor of UH’s Cynthia Woods Mitchell Center for the Arts), 7:30 PM (1 card).

Friday December 5th. THEATRE & DANCE: Emerging Choreographers Showcase. For over 15 years, the UH School of Theatre & Dance has presented the Emerging Choreographer’s Showcase to introduce audiences to rising student talents within the Center for Choreography. Students choreograph, costume, produce, and design the evening; showcasing their performance in a professional theatre setting. Jose Quintero Theatre, 12:00 PM (1 card).

Friday December 5th. ALLEY THEATRE: A Christmas Carol – A Ghost Story of Christmas. Houston’s seasonal favorite is described by the Houston Press as having “Spectacular London sets … the inimitable Dickens’ tale – spiced with the usual fog and an unusual twist on the ghosts past, present and future.” A Christmas CarolA Ghost Story of Christmas returns this year with a re-telling of Charles Dickens’ classic story, which follows Ebenezer Scrooge’s journey with the three ghostly spirits that visit him on Christmas Eve. A Christmas Carol instills a powerful message about redemption and the spirit of the holiday season. Wortham Theatre, 7:30 PM. (1 card)

Friday December 5th. CONCERT: Symphony Orchestra: Tchaikovsky – Symphony No. 6 in B Minor, Op. 74, Pathétique. Moores Opera House, 7:30 PM. (1 Card)

Friday December 5th. THEATRE & DANCE: Emerging Choreographers Showcase. For over 15 years, the UH School of Theatre & Dance has presented the Emerging Choreographer’s Showcase to introduce audiences to rising student talents within the Center for Choreography. Students choreograph, costume, produce, and design the evening; showcasing their performance in a professional theatre setting. Jose Quintero Theatre, 7:30 PM (1 card).

Friday December 5th. THEATRE & DANCE: The End of Side A {World Premier}. While helping their mother pack for a move, a college-aged sister and brother discover a collection of secret audio recordings made by their deceased father decades earlier. As curiosity gives way to obsession, how will the long-ago private lives of the people on the tapes change the family ‘s world in the present? Studio 208 (second floor of UH’s Cynthia Woods Mitchell Center for the Arts), 7:30 PM (1 card).

Saturday December 6th. THEATRE & DANCE: The End of Side A {World Premier}. While helping their mother pack for a move, a college-aged sister and brother discover a collection of secret audio recordings made by their deceased father decades earlier. As curiosity gives way to obsession, how will the long-ago private lives of the people on the tapes change the family’s world in the present? Studio 208 (second floor of UH’s Cynthia Woods Mitchell Center for the Arts), 1:30 PM (1 card).

Saturday December 6th. ALLEY THEATRE: A Christmas Carol – A Ghost Story of Christmas. Houston’s seasonal favorite is described by the Houston Press as having “Spectacular London sets … the inimitable Dickens’ tale – spiced with the usual fog and an unusual twist on the ghosts past, present and future.” A Christmas CarolA Ghost Story of Christmas returns this year with a re-telling of Charles Dickens’ classic story, which follows Ebenezer Scrooge’s journey with the three ghostly spirits that visit him on Christmas Eve. A Christmas Carol instills a powerful message about redemption and the spirit of the holiday season. Wortham Theatre, 2:30 PM. (1 card)

Saturday December 6th. HOUSTON PUBLIC MEDIA: Downtown Day. UC Theater, 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM. (1 card)

Saturday December 6th. ALLEY THEATRE: A Christmas Carol – A Ghost Story of Christmas. Houston’s seasonal favorite is described by the Houston Press as having “Spectacular London sets … the inimitable Dickens’ tale – spiced with the usual fog and an unusual twist on the ghosts past, present and future.” A Christmas CarolA Ghost Story of Christmas returns this year with a re-telling of Charles Dickens’ classic story, which follows Ebenezer Scrooge’s journey with the three ghostly spirits that visit him on Christmas Eve. A Christmas Carol instills a powerful message about redemption and the spirit of the holiday season. Wortham Theatre, 7:30 PM. (1 card)

Saturday December 6th. THEATRE & DANCE: Emerging Choreographers Showcase. For over 15 years, the UH School of Theatre & Dance has presented the Emerging Choreographer’s Showcase to introduce audiences to rising student talents within the Center for Choreography. Students choreograph, costume, produce, and design the evening; showcasing their performance in a professional theatre setting. Jose Quintero Theatre, 7:30 PM (1 card).

Saturday December 6th. THEATRE & DANCE: The End of Side A {World Premier}. While helping their mother pack for a move, a college-aged sister and brother discover a collection of secret audio recordings made by their deceased father decades earlier. As curiosity gives way to obsession, how will the long-ago private lives of the people on the tapes change the family ‘s world in the present? Studio 208 (second floor of UH’s Cynthia Woods Mitchell Center for the Arts), 7:30 PM (1 card).

Sunday December 7th. ALLEY THEATRE: A Christmas Carol – A Ghost Story of Christmas. Houston’s seasonal favorite is described by the Houston Press as having “Spectacular London sets … the inimitable Dickens’ tale – spiced with the usual fog and an unusual twist on the ghosts past, present and future.” A Christmas CarolA Ghost Story of Christmas returns this year with a re-telling of Charles Dickens’ classic story, which follows Ebenezer Scrooge’s journey with the three ghostly spirits that visit him on Christmas Eve. A Christmas Carol instills a powerful message about redemption and the spirit of the holiday season. Wortham Theatre, 2:30 PM. (1 card)

Sunday December 7th. ALLEY THEATRE: A Christmas Carol – A Ghost Story of Christmas. Houston’s seasonal favorite is described by the Houston Press as having “Spectacular London sets … the inimitable Dickens’ tale – spiced with the usual fog and an unusual twist on the ghosts past, present and future.” A Christmas CarolA Ghost Story of Christmas returns this year with a re-telling of Charles Dickens’ classic story, which follows Ebenezer Scrooge’s journey with the three ghostly spirits that visit him on Christmas Eve. A Christmas Carol instills a powerful message about redemption and the spirit of the holiday season. Wortham Theatre, 7:30 PM. (1 card)

Sunday December 7th. CONCERT: University Choirs:  “Lo, How a Rose…” Works by Praetorius, Buxtehude. Moores Opera House, 2:30 PM. (1 Card)

Tuesday December 9th. ALLEY THEATRE: A Christmas Carol – A Ghost Story of Christmas. Houston’s seasonal favorite is described by the Houston Press as having “Spectacular London sets … the inimitable Dickens’ tale – spiced with the usual fog and an unusual twist on the ghosts past, present and future.” A Christmas CarolA Ghost Story of Christmas returns this year with a re-telling of Charles Dickens’ classic story, which follows Ebenezer Scrooge’s journey with the three ghostly spirits that visit him on Christmas Eve. A Christmas Carol instills a powerful message about redemption and the spirit of the holiday season. Wortham Theatre, 7:30 PM. (1 card)

Wednesday December 10th. ALLEY THEATRE: A Christmas Carol – A Ghost Story of Christmas. Houston’s seasonal favorite is described by the Houston Press as having “Spectacular London sets … the inimitable Dickens’ tale – spiced with the usual fog and an unusual twist on the ghosts past, present and future.” A Christmas CarolA Ghost Story of Christmas returns this year with a re-telling of Charles Dickens’ classic story, which follows Ebenezer Scrooge’s journey with the three ghostly spirits that visit him on Christmas Eve. A Christmas Carol instills a powerful message about redemption and the spirit of the holiday season. Wortham Theatre, 7:30 PM. (1 card)

Thursday December 11th. ALLEY THEATRE: A Christmas Carol – A Ghost Story of Christmas. Houston’s seasonal favorite is described by the Houston Press as having “Spectacular London sets … the inimitable Dickens’ tale – spiced with the usual fog and an unusual twist on the ghosts past, present and future.” A Christmas CarolA Ghost Story of Christmas returns this year with a re-telling of Charles Dickens’ classic story, which follows Ebenezer Scrooge’s journey with the three ghostly spirits that visit him on Christmas Eve. A Christmas Carol instills a powerful message about redemption and the spirit of the holiday season. Wortham Theatre, 7:30 PM. (1 card)

Friday December 12th. ALLEY THEATRE: A Christmas Carol – A Ghost Story of Christmas. Houston’s seasonal favorite is described by the Houston Press as having “Spectacular London sets … the inimitable Dickens’ tale – spiced with the usual fog and an unusual twist on the ghosts past, present and future.” A Christmas CarolA Ghost Story of Christmas returns this year with a re-telling of Charles Dickens’ classic story, which follows Ebenezer Scrooge’s journey with the three ghostly spirits that visit him on Christmas Eve. A Christmas Carol instills a powerful message about redemption and the spirit of the holiday season. Wortham Theatre, 7:30 PM. (1 card)

Saturday December 13th. ALLEY THEATRE: A Christmas Carol – A Ghost Story of Christmas. Houston’s seasonal favorite is described by the Houston Press as having “Spectacular London sets … the inimitable Dickens’ tale – spiced with the usual fog and an unusual twist on the ghosts past, present and future.” A Christmas CarolA Ghost Story of Christmas returns this year with a re-telling of Charles Dickens’ classic story, which follows Ebenezer Scrooge’s journey with the three ghostly spirits that visit him on Christmas Eve. A Christmas Carol instills a powerful message about redemption and the spirit of the holiday season. Wortham Theatre, 2:30 PM. (1 card)

Saturday December 13th. ALLEY THEATRE: A Christmas Carol – A Ghost Story of Christmas. Houston’s seasonal favorite is described by the Houston Press as having “Spectacular London sets … the inimitable Dickens’ tale – spiced with the usual fog and an unusual twist on the ghosts past, present and future.” A Christmas CarolA Ghost Story of Christmas returns this year with a re-telling of Charles Dickens’ classic story, which follows Ebenezer Scrooge’s journey with the three ghostly spirits that visit him on Christmas Eve. A Christmas Carol instills a powerful message about redemption and the spirit of the holiday season. Wortham Theatre, 7:30 PM. (1 card)

Sunday December 14th. ALLEY THEATRE: A Christmas Carol – A Ghost Story of Christmas. Houston’s seasonal favorite is described by the Houston Press as having “Spectacular London sets … the inimitable Dickens’ tale – spiced with the usual fog and an unusual twist on the ghosts past, present and future.” A Christmas CarolA Ghost Story of Christmas returns this year with a re-telling of Charles Dickens’ classic story, which follows Ebenezer Scrooge’s journey with the three ghostly spirits that visit him on Christmas Eve. A Christmas Carol instills a powerful message about redemption and the spirit of the holiday season. Wortham Theatre, 2:30 PM. (1 card)

Sunday December 14th. ALLEY THEATRE: A Christmas Carol – A Ghost Story of Christmas. Houston’s seasonal favorite is described by the Houston Press as having “Spectacular London sets … the inimitable Dickens’ tale – spiced with the usual fog and an unusual twist on the ghosts past, present and future.” A Christmas CarolA Ghost Story of Christmas returns this year with a re-telling of Charles Dickens’ classic story, which follows Ebenezer Scrooge’s journey with the three ghostly spirits that visit him on Christmas Eve. A Christmas Carol instills a powerful message about redemption and the spirit of the holiday season. Wortham Theatre, 7:30 PM. (1 card)

Tuesday December 16th. ALLEY THEATRE: A Christmas Carol – A Ghost Story of Christmas. Houston’s seasonal favorite is described by the Houston Press as having “Spectacular London sets … the inimitable Dickens’ tale – spiced with the usual fog and an unusual twist on the ghosts past, present and future.” A Christmas CarolA Ghost Story of Christmas returns this year with a re-telling of Charles Dickens’ classic story, which follows Ebenezer Scrooge’s journey with the three ghostly spirits that visit him on Christmas Eve. A Christmas Carol instills a powerful message about redemption and the spirit of the holiday season. Wortham Theatre, 7:30 PM. (1 card)

Wednesday December 17th. ALLEY THEATRE: A Christmas Carol – A Ghost Story of Christmas. Houston’s seasonal favorite is described by the Houston Press as having “Spectacular London sets … the inimitable Dickens’ tale – spiced with the usual fog and an unusual twist on the ghosts past, present and future.” A Christmas CarolA Ghost Story of Christmas returns this year with a re-telling of Charles Dickens’ classic story, which follows Ebenezer Scrooge’s journey with the three ghostly spirits that visit him on Christmas Eve. A Christmas Carol instills a powerful message about redemption and the spirit of the holiday season. Wortham Theatre, 7:30 PM. (1 card)

Thursday December 18th. ALLEY THEATRE: A Christmas Carol – A Ghost Story of Christmas. Houston’s seasonal favorite is described by the Houston Press as having “Spectacular London sets … the inimitable Dickens’ tale – spiced with the usual fog and an unusual twist on the ghosts past, present and future.” A Christmas CarolA Ghost Story of Christmas returns this year with a re-telling of Charles Dickens’ classic story, which follows Ebenezer Scrooge’s journey with the three ghostly spirits that visit him on Christmas Eve. A Christmas Carol instills a powerful message about redemption and the spirit of the holiday season. Wortham Theatre, 7:30 PM. (1 card)

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