Plan Your Week

Published: Monday, November 25, 2013 at 6:01 a.m.
Last Modified: Friday, November 22, 2013 at 6:19 p.m.


The Salzburg Marionette Theatre returns to the Phillips Center for performances of “The Magic Flute,” “Hansel and Gretel,” “The Sound of Music” and other classic stories Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday.

Salzburg Marionette Theatre: “The Magic Flute” at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, “Hansel and Gretel” at 2 p.m. Wednesday, “The Sound of Music” at 7 p.m. Wednesday, “Alice in Wonderland” at 2 p.m. Friday and “Ring Cycle” at 7:30 p.m. Friday. Phillips Center, 3201 Hull Road. Tickets: $25, $15 children. (392-2787,


The holiday comedy “A Tuna Christmas” returns for the 11th season at the Hippodrome Theatre starting Friday. Performances alternate with “A Christmas Carol” through Dec. 22.

“A Tuna Christmas”: Opens Friday and runs 7:30 p.m. Fridays, Saturdays, Mondays and Wednesdays, and 2 and 7:30 p.m. Sundays, through Dec. 22, Hippodrome Theatre, 25 SE Second Place. Tickets: $30-$35, $25 senior citizens, $15 students. (375-4477,

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The Hippodrome Theatre’s annual production of “A Christmas Carol,” with Rusty Salling in his 24th year as Ebenezer Scrooge, returns starting Saturday. Performances alternate with “A Tuna Christmas,” which starts Friday, and continue through Dec. 21.

“A Christmas Carol”: Opens Saturday and runs 7:30 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays, 2 and 4 p.m. Saturdays, through Dec. 21, Hippodrome Theatre, 25 SE Second Place. Tickets: $30-$35, $25 senior citizens, $15 students. (375-4477,


On Saturday, the Annual Cane Boil & Fiddlefest at Morningside Nature Center features demonstrations, live roots music and living history interpreters.

Annual Cane Boil & FiddleFest: 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday, Morningside Nature Center, 3540 E. University Ave. Cost: $2 for adults, $1 for ages 3-12. (334-3326)


“Black Nativity”: Musical

“Homefront”: Action

“Frozen”: Animated adventure

“Mandela — Long Walk to Freedom”: Drama


“Cross My Heart”: James Patterson

“The Supreme Macaroni Company”: Adriana Trigiani

“The Aviator’s Wife”: Melanie Benjamin

“Sailor Moon Short Stories 2”: Naoko Takeuchi


“Foreverly”: Norah Jones & Billie Joe Armstrong

“Midnight Memories”: One Direction

“Exit Smiles”: Cheap Time

“Honest”: Future


“Red 2”: Action

“Jobs”: Drama

“Getaway”: Action

“The Canyons”: Thriller

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