"'Twas the Night Before Christmas" by Ken Ludwig, at Bloomsburg Theatre Ensemble in Bloomsburg, Pa. through Dec. 28. Pictured: Amber Williams and Elizabeth Dowd. (Photo by Bob Rush)
“Beauty and the Beast,” adapted by Jackie Mellor-Guin, at Theatre Britain in Plano, Tex. through Dec. 28. Pictured: Ivan Jones.
“A Christmas Carol,” adapted by Carey Perloff and Paul Walsh, at American Conservatory Theater in San Francisco through Dec. 28. Pictured: Stefanée Martin and Anthony Fusco. (Photo by Kevin Berne)
“A Christmas Carol,” adapted by Tom Creamer, at Goodman Theatre in Chicago through Dec. 28. Pictured: Larry Yando and Penelope Walker. (Photo by Eric Y. Exit)
“A Christmas Carol,” adapted by Adrian Hall and Richard Cumming, at Trinity Repertory Theatre in Providence, R.I. through Dec. 31. Pictured: Fred Sullivan Jr. (center) and the cast. (Photo by Mark Turek)
“A Christmas Story,” adapted by Benj Pasek, Justin Paul and Joseph Robinette from the film, at the The Rose Theater Omaha, Neb., through Dec. 28. Pictured: Konrad Case, Dave Wingert and Angela Jenson-Frey.
“The Gift of Nothing,” adapted by Patrick McDonnell, Aaron Posner and Erin Weaver from McDonnell’s comic strip, at Kennedy Center’s Family Theater in Washington, D.C. through Dec. 28. Pictured: Maggie Donnelly and Mooch Nickolas Vaughan. (Photo by Scott Suchman)
“The Great American Trailer Park Christmas Musical” by David Nehls and Betsy Kelso, at WaterTower Theatre in Addison, Tex. through Jan. 4. Pictured: Front row, Sara Shelby-Martin, Cara Statham Serber and Megan Kelly Bates; back row, Amanda Passanante and Tony Daussat. (Photo by Karen Almond Photography)
“Jacob Marley’s Christmas Carol” by Tom Mula, at North Carolina Stage Company in Asheville, N.C. through Dec. 28. Pictured: Michael MacCauley.
“Jubilation II: The Colors of Christmas” at the Jubilee Theatre in Fort Worth, Tex. through Dec. 28.
“Murray the Elf and the Case of the Stolen Sleighbells” by Bill D’Agostino and Carrie Nielsen, at Act II Playhouse in Ambler, Pa., through Dec. 28. Pictured: Will Dennis and Andy Shaw.
“Peter and the Starcatcher” by Rick Elice, at TheatreWorks in Palo Alto through Dec. 28. Pictured: : Michael Gene Sullivan, Ron Campbell, Darren Bridgett, Christopher Reber, Adrienne Walters, Will Springhorn Jr., Kenny Toll, Patrick Kelly Jones, Tim Homsley and Jeremy Kahn. (Photo by Kevin Berne)
“Ring of Fire,” adapted by Richard Maltby Jr. from the music of Johnny Cash, at Repertory Theatre of St. Louis through Dec. 28. Pictured: Jason Edwards. (Photo by Jerry Naunheim Jr.)
“The Santaland Diaries” by David Sedaris, at Open Stage of Harrisburg, Pa., through Dec. 28. Pictured: Stuart Landon.
“This Is the Week That Is” by 1812 Productions, at Plays & Players Theatre in Philadelphia through Dec. 31. PIctured: Susan Riley Stevens and Scott Greer. (Photo by Mark Garvin)
“‘Twas the Night Before Christmas” by Ken Ludwig, at Bloomsburg Theatre Ensemble in Bloomsburg, Pa. through Dec. 28. Pictured: Amber Williams and Elizabeth Dowd. (Photo by Bob Rush)
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