"Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer: The Musical" by Sandy Boren-Barrett, at Stages Theatre Company in Hopkins, Minn., through Dec. 28. Pictured: Matt Ouren, Nathan Rowan, and cast. (Photo by Bruce Challgren for Stages Theatre Company)

Onstage This Week: 2016 Holiday Fun

From naughty elves to watchful shepherds, from Whoville to the North Pole, theatres are in the holiday spirit.