Exploring the arts in Annapolis is a fun way to add some new traditions to your holiday must-do list this year. For me, part of the Annapolis lifestyle is experiencing all of the amazing artistic talent that we have right here in our backyard. So, I wanted to share a few fun ideas for exploring the arts with your family and friends this season.
Chesapeake Ballet Company
First, celebrate the holidays by taking the time to enjoy the talented local performers who make The Nutcracker come to life at the Chesapeake Ballet Company’s production. Held at the Children’s Theatre of Annapolis on December 14-16 and 20-22. chesapeakeballetcompany.com
Annapolis Shakespeare Company
Then, share the magic of the holiday season with your friends and family by reliving the timeless message learned by Ebenezer Scrooge in A Christmas Carol presented by the Annapolis Shakespeare Company. Through December 29. annapolisshakespeare.org
The Talent Machine
Also, support the talented young performers as they present “Ring in the Holiday 2019!” which features traditional holiday music and some new numbers. Also, bring the kids to see some of their favorite holiday characters like Frosty and Rudolph. Held at St. John’s College Key Auditorium on December 13-15 and 19-22. talentmachine.com
Rams Head Onstage
Start a new tradition with your family! Add a holiday concert like “SQRRL!” to your must-do list this year! “SQRRL!” is an amazing kids band guaranteed to have kids and parents singing the holiday classics. December 8. ramsheadonstage.com
Then, take some time to shop local this year at the Holiday Market and Open Studios at Maryland Hall. The artists-in-residence have carefully selected pieces perfect for gifting this season. December 15. marylandhall.org
So, if you’d like a few more insider tips for exploring the arts in Annapolis, please contact me. Finally, I hope you and your family make time to get out and enjoy the art scene in Annapolis this season!