This season comes with its own must-see classic stage performances. Turn seeing a holiday show into a special tradition, whether the performances are at your local theater or one on tour in a major city. We’ve come up with the top five holiday plays and musicals in the US and where and when they’re showing. If your favorite isn’t on our list, include it in the comments section below!



1. Charles Dickens’ A Christmas Carol

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2. Elf the Musical

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3. The Nutcracker

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4. A Christmas Story, The Musical

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5. Dr. Seuss’ How The Grinch Stole Christmas! The Musical

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Invite friends to an unforgettable night at the theater by sending either the free or premium Evite invitations below, other Nutcracker invitations from our gallery or more holiday-themed invitations!


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Want more reasons to gather together for the holidays? Check out our 31 Days of Party interactive calendar for occasion ideas.