There are lots of great theater performances this year and if you have young children you may want to see all your options before buying theater tickets. Here are a list of great live entertainment over the holiday season.
Thru November 6, Jungle Book, Marin Theatre Company, Mill Valley
Thru November 12, Peter and the Starcatcher, Belrose Theater, San Rafael
November 2-December 31, The Lion King, SHN Orpheum Theatre, San Francisco
November 10-December 23, Disney's Beauty & The Beast, Berkeley Playhouse
November 12, 13, 19 & 20, Gypsy, Playhouse, San Anselmo
November 18-December 24 The Christmas Ballet, Smuin Ballet, Walnut Creek, Carmel, Mountain View, San Francisco
November 25-December 10 The Lion, The Witch and the Wardrobe, College of Marin Performing Arts Building, Kentfield
November 25-December 23 A Christmas Carol, 6th Street Playhouse, Santa Rosa
November 18-December 4 Music Man, Cinnabar Theatre, Petaluma
November 25-December 11 Velveteen Rabbit, Yerba Buena Theatre
November 25-December 18 Peter & The Starcatcher, Spreckels Performing Arts Center, Rohnert Park
November 25-December 24, A Christmas Carol, ACT, San Francisco
November 26-December 29 Fancy Nancy Splendiferous Christmas, Osher Studio, Berkeley
November 26-December 4, The Snow Queen, Marin Theatre Company, Mill Valley
December 1-10, The Bluebird, Evert B. Person Theatre, 1801 E. Cotati Ave., Rohnert Park.
December 2-18, A Christmas Carol the Musical, Novato Theatre Company
December 2-3, A Christmas Memory, St. John’s Episcopal Church, 14 Lagunitas Rd., Ross
December 3 Performing Arts Academy of Marin’s Holiday Spectacular, Marin Civic Center, San Rafael.
December 3-18, Alice in Wonderland, Fort Mason Center Building C – San Francisco
December 4, The Toys Strike Back, B350 Fort Mason Center, San Francisco
December 21-31, "Mittens and Mistletoe: A Winter Circus Cabaret”, Dance Mission Theater, San Francisco
December 22-24, Cinderella, African-American Shakespeare Company, Herbst Theatre, San Francisco