Baltimore Ballet Dec. 14 and 15 at Kraushaar Auditorium, Goucher College, 1021 Dulaney Valley Road. 410-667-7974, baltimoreballet.com.
Baltimore School for the Arts, in its second annual collaboration with the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra, MICA and the Modell/Lyric. Dec. 20-22 at the Modell/Lyric, 140 W. Mt. Royal Ave. 410-547-7328, ticketmaster.com.
- Production number from "Irving Berlin's White Christmas"
- Vintage Baltimore holiday pictures
- Holiday Cookie Contest 2013 winners [Pictures and recipes]
- Notable Baltimoreans share holiday memories, plans for this year [Pictures]
- Fireworks celebrating Hanukkah [Pictures]
- Christmas trees around the world [Pictures]
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Handel's oratorio "Messiah" will get lots of attention, including:
The Handel Choir of Baltimore's 79th annual performance, marking the debut of the ensemble's new artistic director Arian Khaefi, Dec. 14 at St. Ignatius Church, 740 N. Calvert St.; Dec. 15 at Towson Presbyterian Church, 400 W. Chesapeake Ave. 410-366-6544, handelchoir.org.
The Baltimore Symphony Orchestra offers a holiday program complemented by the aerial virtuosity of Cirque Musica Dec. 11 and Dec. 13-15 at Meyerhoff Symphony Hall, 1212 Cathedral St. 410-783-8000, bsomusic.org.