Due to the COVID-19 pandemic please contact the venue to ensure the event hasn't been cancelled. A Christmas Carol, through Dec. 20, Ridgefield Theater Barn, 37 Halpin Ln., Ridgefield. Patrick Spadaccino stars in this one-man adaptation of the Charles Dickens' classic tale. Runs Thursday, Friday and Saturdays, 8 p.m.; Sundays, 2 p.m. Reservations required: ridgefieldtheaterbarn.org. A Christmas Story-The Play, Center Stage Theatre, 54 Grove St. In-person performances Dec. 4-20. Fridays and Saturdays, 8 p.m.; Sundays 2 p.m.; and Dec. 17, 7 p.m. All health and safety protocols enforced. Info: 203-225-6079, centerstageshelton.org. The Nutcracker, The Nutmeg Conservatory of Ballet, Dec. 11 at 6 pm, Dec. 12-13 at noon. Tickets & Info: warnertheatre.org. It's a Wonderful Life: A Live Radio Play, Dec. 11-20, Music Theatre of Connecticut MainStage, 509 Westport Ave., Norwalk.In person and virtual tickets available. Tickets: $35-$65 in person, $25 virtual. Info: musictheatreofct.com. The Nutcracker Suite & Spicy, Dec. 11-31, CONNectic Dance and Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art. Streams for free. Info: wadsworth.org and conneticdance.com. DAC Presents: The Nutcracker Live Streaming, Dec. 12, 2 and 5:30 p.m. Tickets: $25. Info: darienarts.org, 203-655-8683. The Nutcracker, Danbury Music Centre, Dec. 12, 5:30 p.m., behind the scenes interviews, 6 p.m. show. Tickets $10. Info: danburymusiccentre.org The Nutcracker, Ballet Theatre Company, streaming through Dec. 19. Tickets: $25. Info: dancebtc.org\/the-nutcracker. The Nutcracker: A Tale Retold, Dec. 20, 4 p.m, Connecticut Dance School. Tickets: $20. Info: ctdanceschool.org.