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The Colts are in the hunt for the AFC playoffs after last week’s victory. Get there early Sunday to experience all the pre-game fun before this week’s match-up with the Cowboys. Touchdown Town, located outside the stadium’s north gate, has games, music, food, and drinks for all ages. Halftime entertainment will be the Colts Cheer holiday performance. Tickets are $155 and up.
Put some razzle dazzle in your holidays with the IMC’s annual Christmas spectacular. With performances all weekend at Marian University, the show includes standards, contemporary hits, and sacred selections to spark your holiday spirit. Don’t miss tap-dancing toy soldiers, Santa, and renowned theatre organist Donnie Rankin accompanying the chorus. Tickets start at $15.
Experience a traditional German Christmas market on Georgia Street this weekend at the annual festival. Shop under a canopy of lights, see a live animal Nativity, ride the alpine slide, sing carols by candlelight, enjoy German food (and beer and gluhwein, if you’re of age), take selfies with Santa, and enjoy a sacred music festival and kids’ activities. Admission is free.
One of Broadway’s most sought-after leading men, Norm Lewis, brings his unique spin on holiday tunes to The Cabaret through Sunday. The Tony Award nominee has a long history on the Great White Way with roles in Sweeney Todd, Once on This Island, Phantom of the Opera, and many more. In addition, he can be seen on several TV series. Tickets are $25 and up.
The Phoenix continues the tradition of the non-traditional holiday show with this sketch comedy, cabaret, traditional and original songs, variety, dance mash-up. It’s rowdy, it’s raucous, and it’s guaranteed to help you celebrate ALL the winter holidays in one evening. New this year, the entire cast is female! Catch the unique production through December 23. Tickets are $24-$39.