CHRISTMAS SHOWS TO WATCH TO THIS YEAR

CHRISTMAS SHOWS TO WATCH TO THIS YEAR

Caroline McLoughlin

SAINT JOSEPH –  As the holiday season rolls around, many festive shows take to the stage or screen once again. The classical ballet that is The Nutcracker presents a story of a little girl and her brand new nutcracker that go on a magical journey.   

The Midwest Youth Ballet Company and Fusion Center for Dance are putting on The Nutcracker for the first time this year on December 18th.  The Nutcracker has been done all over the world by many different ballet companies every year, and is also something many people look forward to every Christmas season.

Another dance show that take the stage during the holiday season is the Radio City Christmas Spectacular starring the Radio City Rockettes. This show takes place in Radio City every year and includes singing, dancing, and a great amount of fun.

There is a show everyday from the 21st of November to the 2nd of January with multiple times each day.

As for shows on T.V, the Hallmark Channel does a countdown to Christmas every year. This includes many classic shows such as A Charlie Brown Christmas, Rudolph the Rednosed Reindeer, Frosty the Snowman, A Year Without Santa Claus, and Jack Frost.

Lastly, some Christmas movies to watch this year are Elf, Home Alone, The Nightmare Before Christmas, How the Grinch Stole Christmas, White Christmas, Santa Claus, and The Polar Express.

All of these shows and movies will be sure to get you into the holiday spirit this Christmas.