At a Glance: Enjoy the season at Yavapai College
Enjoy the season at Yavapai College
Enjoy the holiday season at Yavapai College, 1100 E. Sheldon St., as the scenic sculpture garden glows with holiday cheer during the “Light Up the Season” Luminaria event Saturday, Dec. 7, featuring hundreds of tiny candles dotting the paths as well as cocoa, cookies and holiday songs. Free and open to the public, the event begins at 5:45 p.m. followed by the “Let the Season Begin” concert at 7 p.m. in the Yavapai College Performing Arts Center.
Special guest tenor Mackenzie Gotcher returns to the Yavapai College Performing Arts Center stage to join with the college’s combined choirs, dancers and orchestra in a Christmas celebration featuring some of the season’s most beloved songs. Admission to “Let the Season Begin” is $25 and tickets are available online at www.ycpac.com.
Dance for a jazzy holiday
The Yavapai College Jazz Big Bands, the Roughriders and the Trailblazers are celebrating the holiday season with a dance in order to support the scholarship program for young music majors. Dance the night away to traditional holiday tunes with a swing twist along with plenty of great jazz for $10 per person as the concert hall turns into a dance floor. Youth are free.
The dance will be held Monday, Dec. 9, at the Yavapai College Performing Arts Center, 1100 E. Sheldon St. for more information or to purchase tickets, visit www.ycpac.com.
See PCA’s Reader’s Theatre
Prescott Center for the Arts’ season continues, presenting “Buster’s Wife” as the next Reader’s Theatre production. Written by Ed Gates and directed by Chris Redford, it’s a steamy, witty story of jealousy, possible infidelity and misconceptions.
Featuring a full dramatic reading of the play with no costumes or sets, the shows are at Stage Too, in the alley behind the theater located at 208 N. Marina St., at 7 p.m. Friday and Saturday Dec. 6-7, and 2 p.m. Dec. 6, as well as at the Prescott Valley Public Library, 7401 Skoog Blvd., at 2 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 8.
There is a suggested donation of $5 at the door. For more information, visit www.pca-az.net.