The Lifestyle List: December 13-15
Seraphic Fire Holiday Show pictured
When: Dec. 12, 7:30 p.m.
Where: St. Gregory’s Episcopal, 100 NE Mizner Blvd., Boca Raton
What: A South Florida tradition for more than 10 years, the holiday concert features a wide variety of ancient and modern music such as English carols, Gregorian chants and Renaissance motets—performed by the renowned Grammy-nominated vocal ensemble.
When: Dec. 13, 7:30 p.m.
Where: Miniaci Performing Arts Center, 3100 Ray Ferrero Jr. Blvd., Davie
What: The program by the Girl Choir of South Florida features the theme of wind with pieces such as Shakespeare’s “Blow, Blow Thou Winter Wind” and Keats’ “The Winter’s Wind.” The choir also performs traditional and modern holiday music.
… He Wrote That?! —the Dennis Lambert Show
When: Dec. 13, 8 p.m.
Where: Arts Garage
What: The mind behind some of the best hits of the 1970s and 1980s performs music he wrote or produced, including “Rhinestone Cowboy,” “Pink Cadillac” and “We Built This City.”
Miami City Ballet: The Nutcracker
When: Dec. 13-22
Where: Adrienne Arsht Center, 1300 Biscayne Blvd., Miami
What: George Balanchine’s beloved choreography to Tchaikovsky’s masterpiece comes to life once again during Miami City Ballet’s annual performances, featuring costumes by Isabel and Ruben Toledo and a live orchestra.
A Christmas Story: the Musical
When: Dec. 13-29
Where: Broward Center
What: Slow Burn Theatre Co. presents the Tony-nominated musical version of the 1983 film in which young Ralphie Parker has a memorable holiday season while holding out hopes he’ll receive a BB gun for Christmas.
Annual Christmas Concert
When: Dec. 15, 4 p.m.
Where: First Presbyterian Church of Fort Lauderdale, 401 SE 15th Ave., Fort Lauderdale
What: The Symphony of the Americas joins the church’s choir to perform classic and contemporary Christmas favorites, including works by Handel, carols, compositions by Bernstein and John Williams’ score for the film Home Alone.