The best Christmas shows and Nutcrackers in Los Angeles

From A Christmas Carol to a number of Nutcrackers, here's a look at the best Christmas shows in Los Angeles this year
ABT's The Nutcracker
Photograph: Gene Schiavone ABT's The Nutcracker
By Stephanie Morino |

The holidays are a time for family and friends to come together, and what better way to get in the festive spirit than with a Christmas show? Now through DecemberLos Angeles theaters across the city are presenting various productions to celebrate the holiday season. Whether you're into the more classic theatrical tales like A Christmas Carol or dance-heavy Nutcrackers, there's a Christmas show for everyone—some may even say they are the best L.A. experience to give as a gift.

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Reindeer Romp.
Photograph: Courtesy Los Angeles Zoo
Things to do

Christmas events in Los Angeles

From meeting Santa and his (real) reindeer to singing Christmas carols and scooping up crafty gifts at holiday markets—here's our list of the city's best Christmas events and things to do.

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