A performance at the Fox Cities P.A.C. may be just what you need to kick off the holiday season!
ELF THE MUSICAL
Elf the Musical is an original musical that brings to life the heartwarming and hilarious tale of Buddy, an orphan who mistakenly believes he’s really one of Santa’s elves. Featuring an all-star creative team led by three time Tony®-nominated director/choreographer Casey Nicholaw (The Drowsy Chaperone, Spamalot), Tony-winning book writers Thomas Meehan (The Producers) and Bob Martin (The Drowsy Chaperone) and the Tony-nominated songwriting team of Matthew Sklar and Chad Beguelin (The Wedding Singer), Elf is the one present everyone wants this holiday season. In addition to the performances, ticket holders are invited to a free preshow Ugly Sweater Holiday Party on Tuesday evening, and Wednesday night ticket holders are encouraged to arrive early for Family Night activities. Tickets start at $54.
10th Anniversary Signature Event
MANNHEIM STEAMROLLER CHRISTMAS BY CHIP DAVIS
Saturday, November 24 at 8:00 p.m.
Mannheim Steamroller Christmas by Chip Davis has been America’s favorite holiday celebration for over 25 years, and it is headed to the Fox Cities P.A.C. Grammy® Award winner Chip Davis has created a show that features the beloved Christmas music of Mannheim Steamroller along with dazzling multimedia effects performed in an intimate setting. The spirit of the season comes alive with the signature sound of Mannheim Steamroller. Don’t miss this ultimate holiday tradition from the #1 Christmas music artist in history. Tickets start at $55.
10th Anniversary Signature Event
THE MAKAROFF YOUTH BALLET’S THE NUTCRACKER
Saturday, December 8 at 7:30 p.m.
Sunday, December 9 at 1:00 p.m.
Join in a celebration of the Center’s 10th Anniversary with a unique community production Saturday, December 8 at 7:30 p.m. and Sunday, December 9 at 1:00 p.m. The Makaroff Youth Ballet, in collaboration with the Fox Cities Performing Arts Center and the Fox Valley Symphony, presents Tchaikovsky’s The Nutcracker Ballet. Watch in awe as talented local dancers tell the classic holiday tale of Clara’s adventures with the Prince and his army of toy soldiers, the Mouse Queen and the Sugar Plum Fairy, accompanied with live music by the Fox Valley Symphony. Tickets start at $20.
MIRACLE ON 34TH STREET
Tuesday, December 11 at 7:30 p.m.
Miracle on 34th Street brings a holiday tradition to life onstage as Santa takes the stand in defense of Christmas with a script and score by Meredith Willson (Music Man and The Unsinkable Molly Brown). When Kris Kringle brings about a season of goodwill at Macy’s Department Store, he finds himself the subject of scrutiny and on trial for claiming to be the real Santa Claus. Under oath, can Kris convince the judge and a skeptical six-year-old Susan that magic is in the air this holiday season? Tickets start at $35.
Tickets for the Fox Cities Performing Arts Center’s holiday performances are on sale now. Tickets may be purchased at the Fox Cities Performing Arts Center’s ticket office and online at foxcitiespac.com. To charge tickets by phone, call Ticketmaster at (800) 982-2787. Orders for groups of 10 or more may be placed by calling (920) 730-3786. Group discounts and additional fees may apply.