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Events for Saturday December 8, 2018

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A Fairy Tale Christmas Carol - Villagers Theater - Two Showtimes

Saturday December 8, 2018
12:00 PM

Everyone’s favorite classic holiday tale gets the fractured fairy-tale treatment. All the famous fairy-tale characters take on all of the memorable roles of Dickens’s A Christmas Carol. You’ll never know who will show up next as the Big Bad Wolf (as Ebenezer Scrooge) meets his old business partner Jacob Midas (Marley), who could turn anything to gold. Midas warns Big Bad that he’ll be visited by The Ghosts of Christmas Past, Present, and Future (played by a Fairy Godmother, Old King Cole, and the Queen of Hearts respectively). The ghosts make Scrooge realize what a scoundrel he’s been to the Charming (or Crachit) family — including Prince Philip, Cinderella and their kids, Hansel, Gretel, and Tabitha, their Little Match Girl — and help him to remember what the Christmas spirit is all about. This fun-filled adaptation stays true to the warmth and heart of the classic.

475 Demott Lane, Somerset - 732-873-2710 -

‘Twas the Night Before Christmas… - Kelsey Theatre - Two Showtimes

Saturday December 8, 2018
1:00 PM

1 and 4pm

'Twas the Night Before Christmas 2018 - The excitement and wonder of the long-awaited midnight visit by Santa Claus, made famous in Clement Moore’s beloved poem, is brought to the stage in a fun and enchanting musical perfect for even the littlest ones. Bring the whole family for this wonderful Kelsey holiday tradition. Stay and take a photo with Santa!

1200 Old Trenton Road, West Windsor - 609-570-3333 -,  $12.

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Candle Making Workshop, The Watershed Institute

Saturday December 8, 2018
1:00 PM

Celebrate the approaching Winter Solstice and the return of the light by making candles! We will create hand-dipped candles and sand candles. Learn how to shape candles and add embellishments, then go home with your unique handmade gifts! Designed for ages 8 and up. 

$18.00 per Participant

31 Titus Mill Road Pennington, NJ 08534, US

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Holiday Wreath Making, Washington Crossing State Park

Saturday December 8, 2018
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Participants will construct their own wreaths from evergreen clippings collected in the park. Advanced registration required. Fee: $8.00/wreath (exact change please).

Nature Center at Washington Crossing State Park on Washington Crossing-Pennington Rd. in Titusville, New Jersey.

Irving Berlin’s Holiday Inn - Paper Mill Playhouse

Saturday December 8, 2018
1:30 PM

1:30 and 7pm

Nov 21 - Dec 30

In this musical based on the beloved Bing Crosby/Fred Astaire film, Jim Hardy leaves behind the hustle and bustle of showbiz for a quiet life on a Connecticut farm. Jim’s agrarian efforts are a flop, but things start looking up when he falls for a talented schoolteacher, and together they infuse their sleepy rural setting with some Broadway razzle-dazzle. Fresh from a Broadway run, this heartwarming, toe-tapping production features more than 20 classic songs from the Berlin catalog, including “Easter Parade,” “Cheek to Cheek,” “Steppin’ Out with My Baby,” and “White Christmas.”

22 Brookside Drive, Millburn - 973-376-4343 -,  $47-$112.  Through December 30.

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The Nutcracker, American Repertory Ballet - Two Showtimes

Saturday December 8, 2018
2:00 PM

South Orange Performing Arts Center - 2 and 7:00pm

American Repertory Ballet brings the beloved classic Nutcracker to the stage with Tchaikovsky’s magnificent score, thrilling choreography and a cast of more than 100. A holiday tradition for more than 50 years (1964), American Repertory Ballet’s Nutcracker is one of the longest, continuously running Nutcracker productions in the nation. Directed by Artistic Director Douglas Martin, ARB’s professional company will be joined by select students from Princeton Ballet School to tell the story of a young girl named Clara and how a mysterious gift from her Uncle Drosselmeyer brings about enchanted dreams and fantastical scenes. American Repertory Ballet’s Nutcracker is a perfect holiday treat for your entire family!

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A Day of Holiday Service, Dutch Neck Presbyterian Church

Saturday December 8, 2018
2:00 PM - 5:00 PM

A Day of Holiday Service, 2 – 5p.m., Dutch Neck Presbyterian Church, 154 South Mill Rd.,West Windsor. Spread some holiday cheer by decorating Christmas cookies, writing cheerful messages of encouragement, and assemble hygiene kits to Benefit Arm In Arm & RISE families. Participants are encouraged to bring personal care items to the event. Through your kind donations, together we can make a difference in the lives of many.

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Young Patriot’s Day Celebration of Authors - Princeton Friends School

Saturday December 8, 2018
2:00 PM

470 Quaker Road, Princeton - 609-389-5657 -

Authors Trinka Hakes Noble, Wil Mara, and Rob Skead present. $5. Register.

An Evening of Readings and Carols - Westminster Choir College @ Princeton University Chapel

Saturday December 8, 2018
3:00 PM

3 and 8pm

Princeton University Chapel - 609-921-2663 -

A spectacular evening of holiday music for choir, organ and brass performed in the grandeur of the Princeton University Chapel, featuring Westminster’s choirs and the renowned Solid Brass. Advance purchase is suggested. There is a SIX-TICKET LIMIT per event for all orders. $40 to $70.

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Student Tribute Performances at Rince O' Chroi, School of Rock

Saturday December 8, 2018
3:30 PM

School of Rock Student Tribute Performances at Rince O' Chroi, 4 Tennis Ct, Hamilton, NJ

3:30pm: The Music of Iron Maiden & Judas Priest

5:30pm: The Music of Pearl Jam

7:30pm: The Music of Motown

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