A & E’s weekly fine arts listings

Theatre”Madagascar”Presented by Salt Lake Acting CompanyContinues through Friday, Dec. 3; Dark Monday and TuesdayPerformance times varySalt Lake Acting Company (168 W, 500 North)

“The Nutcracker”Presented by Ballet WestFriday, Dec. 3 through Friday, Dec. 31Performances times and dates varyCapitol Theatre (50 W. 200 South)

Disney’s “Beauty and the Beast” Presented by Pioneer Theatre Company* (581-6191)Wednesday, Dec. 1 through Friday, Dec. 24Performance times and dates varyPioneer Memorial Theatre (300 S. 1400 East)

Dance”Molly Mouse’s Sugar Plum Debut”Presented by Children’s Ballet TheatreWednesday, Dec. 1 through Saturday, Dec 4; 6:30 p.m.Jeanne Wagner Theatre-Rose Wagner Center (138 West Broadway)

University of Utah’s Department of Modern Dance Graduate ConcertThursday, Dec. 2 through Saturday, Dec. 4; 7:30 p.mMarriott Center for Dance (330 S. 1500 East)

MusicClay Aiken’s Joyful Noise TourMonday, Nov. 29 at 8:00 p.m.Abravanel Hall (123 W. South Temple)University of Utah and BYU Choirs: 11th Annual Holiday ConcertWednesday, Dec. 1; 7:30 p.m.Libby Gardner Concert Hall (1375 E. Presidents’ Circle)

University of Utah-Utah PhilharmoniaThursday, Dec. 2; 7:30 p.m.Libby Gardner Concert Hall (1375 E. Presidents’ Circle)

Peter Breinholt Christmas ConcertFriday, Dec. 3; 7:30 p.m.Kingsbury Hall (1395 East Presidents’ Circle)

Utah Symphony ChorusRuns Friday, Dec. 3 (8 p.m.) and Saturday, Dec. 4 (2 p.m.)Abravanel Hall (123 W. South Temple)

“Handel’s Messiah”Presented by the Oratorio Society of UtahSaturday, Dec. 4; Performances at 2 p.m. and 7 p.m.Libby Gardner Concert Hall (1375 East Presidents’ Circle)

Jane MonheltPresented by the Park City Performing Arts FoundationSaturday, Dec. 4; 7:30 p.m. Eccles Center for the Perfoming Arts (1750 Kearns Blvd; Park City, UT)

Annual University of Utah Choral Ensembles Christmas ConcertSunday, Dec. 5; 7:30 p.m.Libby Gardner Concert Hall (1375 East Presidents’ Circle)

“What Sweeter Music” Presented by the Salt Lake Men’s Choir Sunday, December 5 at 7:30 p.m. Jeanne Wagner Theatre-Rose Wagner Center (138 West Broadway)

Etc.”Blazing Paddles”Presented as part of the University Travel Film Series Monday, Nov. 29 at 7:30 p.m.Kingsbury Hall (1395 East Presidents’ Circle)

Mo RoccaPresented by the ASUU Presenter’s OfficeSaturday, Dec. 4; 7:30 p.m. Kingsbury Hall (1395 East Presidents’ Circle)

All performances in Salt Lake City unless otherwise specified. Tickets for unmarked listings can be obtained from any ArtTix outlet, online at ArtTix.com, or by calling 355-ARTS. Listings marked with an asterisk (*) are tickets and performance information obtained through separate, noted outlets.