Great Russian Nutcracker
Dec 27 | The Moscow Ballet brings Tchaikovsky's score to life with a colorful, classic performance and a cast of award-winning dancers, life-sized puppets and dazzling set pieces. The Moscow Ballet performs two shows at 3 p.m. and 7 p.m. at the Saenger Theatre.
Rory Scovel, Kyle Kinane and Sean Patton
Mon. Dec. 29 | This stand-up comedy triple bill features madman hometown hero Sean Patton, as well as Kyle Kinane, who will release the follow-up (titled I Liked His Old Stuff Better) to his well-received 2012 album Whiskey Icarus next year. Rory Scovel released the acclaimed vinyl album Live at Third Man Records this year. Rojo Perez and Chris Trew also perform at 9 p.m. at One Eyed Jacks.