Whether you’re looking for a date night or family event, or are prepping to host your friends and family for the holidays, you will find plenty to do around the region to help you celebrate the spirit of the season.
The Augusta Players Present: A Christmas Carol, The Musical (December 10 & 11)
– Brimming with music and dance, love and laughter, the Augusta Players will give the holiday spirits the full Broadway treatment with the musical version of the Charles Dickens classic at the Imperial Theatre. With a score filled with beautiful melodies and emotional lyrics, join the many that make this theatrical event part of their annual holiday traditions. Cost per person: $20 – $48 (Senior Citizen, Military, Child & Student discounts available. Ticket prices based on seat location.)
Merry Christmas Darling: Carpenter’s Christmas (December 8)
This two-act performance at the Jabez Hardin Theatre features holiday classics and pop music hits in tribute to the popular duo that is guaranteed to put you in the holiday spirit. Cost per person: $39.50. Jabez Sanford Hardin Performing Arts Center is located at 7022 Evans Town Center Blvd. 30809 Evans, Georgia
A Very Airy Yule (December 10)
The Augusta Choral Society brings Christmas selections featuring brass, organ and percussion to life during their annual holiday performance. Selections include Gloria, A Carol Fantasy, Angels We Have Heard on High and excerpts from Messiah. Cost per person: Adults $30 / Seniors $25 / Student/Military $10
Broadway Christmas Wonderland (December 15)
Featuring glittering costumes, a dazzling cast, and the highest kicking Chorus Girls this side of the North Pole, Broadway Christmas Wonderland takes you on an unforgettable and nostalgic Christmas journey. Songs include “White Christmas,” “Winter Wonderland,” “Have Yourself A Very Merry Christmas,” “Chestnuts Roasting,” “Jingle Bells,” “Away in a Manger,” “Silent Night,” “Deck the Halls,” “Rockin’ Around the Christmas Tree,” “O Holy Night” and many more. Cost per person: $54 – $76 (Ticket prices based on seat location.)
O’ Holy Night: Celebrating 20 Years of Christmas with John Berry (December 18)
In his 20th consecutive Christmas concert series, John Berry will perform songs from his most enduring musical legacy, O Holy Night, along with hits including “Your Love Amazes Me,” “Standing on the Edge of Goodbye,” “I Think About It All The Time,” and “You and Only You” on the Imperial Theatre stage. Cost per person: $22 – $35 (Ticket prices based on seat location.
Source : Augusta Chronicle ; http://www.columbiacountyga.gov/Home/Components/Calendar/Event/9277/515