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Elf- The Musical

DAYTON — The Schuster Center presents Elf- The Musical running now through Sunday, Nov. 27.

Based on the beloved 2003 film, Elf follows the journey of Buddy the elf, as he leaves the North Pole for New York in search of his birth father. Along the way, Buddy helps a cynnical New York remember the true spirit of Christmas. Elf- The Musical is sure to be fun for the whole family as they discover their inner elf.

Tickets start a $30 and are available at Ticket Center Stage by phone at 937-228-3630 or 888-228-3630 and online at ticketcenterstage.com.

The Swingles perform

SPRINGFIELD — The Swingles – Yule Songs will perform 8 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 3 at the Clark State Performing Arts Center, 300 S. Fountain Ave. The show is presented by the Springfield Arts Council. Cost $32-52.

Ring in the holidays as The Swingles entertain with a delightful evening of Yule Songs, a wintry mix of well-known carols, reimagined classics and brand new originals. For more than half a century, The Swingles have pushed the boundaries of vocal music, releasing more than 50 recordings, winning five Grammy awards, and appearing on numerous film and TV soundtracks including Sex and the City and Glee. The group’s versatility has led to collaborations with artists as diverse as the Modern Jazz Quartet, Jamie Cullum and Labrinth.

The seven young singers that make up today’s London-based group are driven by the same innovative spirit that has defined The Swingles since they first made waves in the 1960s. Enjoy this evening of classic Christmas songs and unique arrangements, all beautifully performed a capella.

Contact the box office for tickets 937-328-3874.

Trans-Siberian Orchestra

DAYTON The Tran-Siberian Orchestra presents Ghosts of Christmas Eve at the Nutter Center at 3 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 3.

The Ghosts of Christmas Eve follows the journey of a runaway who breaks into an abandoned vaudeville theater on Dec. 24. The show features fan-favorites as “Christmas Eve/Sarajevo 12/24,” “O’ Come All Ye Faithful,” “Good King of Joy,” and many more. Tickets are on sale now and range from $40-73. For more information or to purchase tickets go to ticketmaster.com.

Ten Tenors preform

SPRINGFIELD — The Ten Tenors will present Home for the Holidays, 8 p.m. Friday, Dec. 9 at Clark State Performing Arts Center, 300 S. Fountain Ave. Tickets cost $38-78.

The Ten Tenors are one of Australia’s most successful touring entertainment groups of all time. Following 16 years of sell-out performances across the globe, The Ten Tenors have cemented their place as one of the worlds most loved contemporary music groups. Home for the Holidays is a magical experience for the whole family. Join Australia’s rock stars for a unique selection of traditional and contemporary season favorites. Home for the Holidays is the perfect way to celebrate the spirit of the season.

Contact the box office for tickets 937-328-3874.

Mike Super Magic and Illusion

DAYTON — Award-winning magician/illusionist Mike Super will be performing at the Dayton Schuster Center 8 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 10.

Named 2011 and 2012 Entertainer of the Year, Mike Super has also received the Best Performing Artist of they Year and Best Novelty Performer of the Year. Mike Super’s magic spans every generation, families’ are sure to find something for everyone to enjoy. Sign and/or audio interpretations are available upon request with the purchase of your ticket.

Tickets start at $25 and are available at Ticket Center Stage by phone at 937-228-3630 or 888-228-3630 and online at ticketcenterstage.com.

The Nutcracker

SPRINGFIELD — Clark State Performing Arts Center will host The Nutcracker, 8 p.m. Friday, Dec. 16 at the center, 300 S. Fountain Ave. The show is presented by Ohio Performing Arts Institute. Cost $8-24.

The Nutcracker comes to the stage featuring a cast of more than 180 students, professional dancers and community members. Join Clara, the Sugarplum Fairy, the Snow Queen and of course the Nutcracker Prince as they battle the Mouse King and travel to the Land of Sweets. Contact the box office for tickets 937-328-3874.

The Nutcracker

DAYTON — The Schuster Center presents Dayton’s biggest and best holiday performaning arts tradition The Nutcracker running Friday, Dec. 16 through Friday, Dec. 23.

Combining the amazing talents of the Dayton Philharmonic with the breathtaking beauty of the Dayton Ballet’s core ensemble and star dancers, helps bring this holiday drama to life.

Artistic Director Karen Russo Burke’s magical choreography paired with the stunning sets by designer Ray Zupp, the audience will become transported into Clara’s world as she travels through the Land of Sweets.

Ticket prices range from $21-$72 and can be purchased online at www.TicketCenterStage.com, the Box Office, or by phone at 888-228-3630.

42nd Street

DAYTON — 42nd Street will be presented by the Victoria Association Jan. 10-15 at the Schuster Center, 1 W. Second St. Show times will be 8 p.m. Tuesday through Friday, 2 p.m., 8 p.m. Saturdays, 2 p.m., 7:30 p.m. Sundays.

Saturday matinee performances of Broadway Series presentations are signed and/or audio interpreted. Please let the ticket agent know at least two weeks before the performance if you would like either of these services when you order your tickets at Ticket Center Stage. Tickets start at $30. Get tickets online at www.TicketCenterStage.com, at the Box Office or by phone at 937-228-3630 or 888-228-3630.

Greene County News staff report compiled by Natalie Jones and Emily Day.

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Greene County News staff report compiled by Natalie Jones and Emily Day.

Greene County News staff report compiled by Natalie Jones and Emily Day.