Happy holidays! As the temperature rapidly drops, it can be a challenge to fight the cold and still have fun. To lift your (holiday) spirits, we’ve compiled a list of some of our favorite happenings here at the Weinberg. Here’s a showcasing of December’s top five:
1 | Shadows of the 60’s keeps the holiday cheer going strong
Pay tribute to Motown’s legendary stars, including The Supremes, The Four Tops, The Temptations, and more with Shadows of the 60’s legendary performance. December 3 at 8:00pm
2 | Holiday tradition weekend marathon #1: The Nutcracker
With three days dedicated to this super-sweet classic, there’s no chance of missing it! The Maryland Regional Ballet is back again with their magical holiday performance, this time featuring guest artists from the New York City Ballet. December 9 at 8:00pm, December 10 at 2:00pm & 7:00pm, December 11 at 2:00pm
3 | Holiday tradition weekend marathon #2: A Christmas Carol
Only one weekend later, another weekend of holiday traditions commences when Ebenezer Scrooge and the Christmas spirits take the stage in this fully-staged retelling by the Maryland Ensemble Theatre’s Fun Company. December 16 at 7:30pm, December 17 at 2:00pm & 7:30pm, December 18 at 2:00pm
4 | Join the celebration for our theater’s 90th anniversary
Happy ninetieth to our landmark venue! We’re throwing it way back with a special screening of the very first silent film to screen at our theater on opening night: The Strong Man. December 23 at 7:30pm
5 | Partake in the FCB matching campaign challenge… without even leaving home!
Frederick County Bank has offered us a generous challenge grant if we can raise $2,500 in donations and new memberships during the month of December! Beginning today (December 1), any theater-lover can help the jewel of Frederick by making a one-time donation, making a mid-season upgrade to an existing membership, or becoming a new member for as little as $35. December 1 through December 31
See you at the theater!