Cirque Dreams Holidaze
Tuesday, November 26

New acts, holiday scenes, and theatrical wonder set the stage for Broadway singers, dancers, cirque artists and other remarkable cast of the Cirque Dreams Holidaze extravaganza. Audiences will celebrate the joy of the season with over 300 spectacular costumes and 20 of the world’s most astonishing performance acts. There are holiday songs including some twists on seasonal favorites such as “Deck the Halls”, “Winter Wonderland”, and “Jingle Bell Rock”. Family entertainment meets musical imagination in this creative show filled with colossal ornaments, snowmen, carolers, gingerbread, toy soldiers, penguins, candles and Santa and his reindeer. A great kick off to the holiday season in Augusta!

-Photo courtesy of Cirque Dreams Holidaze on Facebook

Colton Ballet presents The Nutcracker
November 29 – December 1

In its 49th season, Colton Ballet will perform The Nutcracker under artistic director, Zanne Colton. The entire family can enjoy this timeless tale performed by young dancers and company members. Discounts are available for 1pm performances and there are senior, military and group rates for all shows. Sugar plum fairies, naughty mice, international character dancers, and ballerina dolls will usher in the magic and grandeur of a holiday favorite in Augusta’s River Region this weekend.

-Photo courtesy of Colton Ballet Company of Augusta on Facebook

Aimee Serafin, editor of the Augusta Family Magazine.