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College Jazz Ensemble

Hear Solid Brass in the first of the ensemble concert series at the Prince Frederick campus. 7:30pm. $7 w/discounts: 301-934-7827;

Christmas Around the World

Hear International carols and holiday favorites and join a sing-along at the Arundel Vocal Arts Society holiday concert. 3pm at Eastport United Methodist Church, Annapolis. $20 w/discounts:

Celtic Christmas Concert

The 13th annual Celtic Christmas concert features Maggie Sansone, Andrea Hoag, Sharon Knowles and Pat Egan performing carols, spirituals and seasonal songs. 3:30pm and 6pm at Christ Episcopal Church, West River. $17 w/discounts; rsvp: 410-867-2570;

Community Chorus Concert • free

Hear Chesapeake Community Chorus sing to benefit local charities. 5pm at St. Nicholas Lutheran Church, Huntingtown: 301-855-7477;

Ballet Theatre of Maryland’s Nutcracker

Rediscover the wonder of this timeless holiday classic danced by Maryland’s professional ballet company. Sa 7pm, Su 3pm at the Bowie Center for Performing Arts, Bowie. $31 w/discounts: 410-263-8289;

Pasadena Theatre Company Presents "A Christmas Carol"

Event Date:  Repeats every 2 weeks until Sun Dec 15 2013 . December 6, 2013 - 7:00am - December 15, 2013 - 9:30am Pasadena Theatre Company Presents "A Christmas Carol" Friday, December 6 and 13, 2013 at 8:00pm Saturday, Decemeber 7 and 14, 2013 at 8:00pm Sunday, December 8 and 15, 2013 at 3:00pm In Studio 194 Theatre Tickets: $19.00 for Adults & $15.00 for Children 12 & Under Pasadena Theatre Company is renewing its own holiday tradition of presenting "A Christmas Carol" for a total of six performances at Chesapeake Arts Center. Location Chesapeake Arts Center 194 hammonds lane Brooklyn Park, MD 21225 United States See map: Google Maps
Event Date:  November 2, 2013 - 7:00am - 9:00am Yelp & Chesapeake Arts Center Presents: Do or Die Productions Death by Turkey Murder Mystery Show Saturday, November 2, 2013 All Ages! 7:30pm Show Studio 194 Theatre Tickets: $30.00 Adults, $25 Children 12 & Under; CAC Members * CAC Members & For Children priced tickets, please call the Box Office 410-636-6597 Travel back to the Golden Age of Television and join America's perfect housewife, Gabby Van Yuren, for her Thanksgiving special. But be careful, she's cooking up a recipe for murder! Location Chesapeake Arts Center 194 Hammonds Lane Brooklyn Park, Maryland 21225 United States See map: Google Maps

US Naval Academy Band

Event Date:  October 10, 2013 - 7:30pm The Naval Academy Band will be performing at the Bowie Center for the Performing Arts on October 10 at 7:30 p.m. The Concert Band is comprised of some of the nation’s finest musicians. Led by Lieutenant Commander Bruce McDonald, the ensemble performs a year-round public concert series featuring varied programs of marches, orchestral transcriptions, patriotic music, and classic wind band repertoire. Naval Academy Band concerts are free and open to the public with no tickets required. Location Bowie Performing Arts Center 15200 Annapolis Road Bowie, MD 20715 United States See map: Google Maps

US Naval Academy Band - Jazz Combo

Event Date:  September 11, 2013 - 7:00pm The Naval Academy Band’s Commandant’s Combo will be performing at Bowie Town Center on September 11. The United States Naval Academy Band, “The Navy’s Oldest and Finest,” has been providing music for the Brigade of Midshipmen and surrounding community since 1852. Located at the Naval Academy in Annapolis, Maryland, this premier military band offers fifteen world-class ensembles which perform a variety of musical styles, ranging from classical to contemporary. Location Bowie Town Center 15606 Emerald Way Bowie, MD 20716 United States See map: Google Maps

Prince George’s 20th Century

Larger-than-life theater producer Oscar Jaffe finds that the movie star he promoted for Broadway stardom years earlier is on board the same train as he. He tries to lure her away from Hollywood (and her new love interest) to save his floundering career. Other passengers on the train provide comic subplots for a screwball comedy set in the 1930s. Playing F & Sa 8pm, Su 2pm thru Sept. 15 at Bowie Playhouse, White Marsh Park, Bowie. $20 w/age discounts; rsvp: 301-937-7458;