Patronato’s Christmas at San Xavier at Mission San Xavier del Bac. 8-9 p.m. Dec. 14. CLASSICAL CONCERT

San Xavier del Bac

CONCERTS

Classical

Patronato's Christmas at San Xavier — Mission San Xavier del Bac, 1950 W. San Xavier Road. The Sons of Orpheus and the Tucson Arizona Boys Chorus. Raises funds for Patronato, a nonprofit organization devoted to restoring and preserving Mission San Xavier for future generations. Ages 8 and up. 8-9 p.m. Dec. 14. $100. 447-8912. patronatosanxavier.org.

Woven: Annual Solstice Celebration — The Scoundrel & Scamp Theatre in the Historic Y, 738 N. Fifth Ave. Directed and choreographed by Nanette Robinson, with special guest artist and choreographer Mirela Roza and Navajo weaver Marlow Kutoni. Noon-3 p.m. Dec. 15; 2-5 p.m. Dec. 16; 7:30-10:30 p.m. Dec. 20. $20. 629-0237. zuzimoveit.org.

Arizona Repertory Singers: Heaven Full of Stars — St. Alban’s Episcopal Church, 3738 N. Old Sabino Canyon Road. World premiere of Festival of Lights by New York composer Karen Siegel, and Stars by Eriks Esenvalds, which calls for choristers to play tuned wine glasses as they sing. 7:30-9 p.m. Dec. 15. $20. 792-8141. arsingers.org.

Sonoran Bells Holiday Concert — Mount Zion Lutheran Church, 4502 W. Ajo Way. Handbell holiday concert. 7:30-9 p.m. Dec. 15. $10 suggested donation. 405-3210. sonoranbells.org.

Horns A Plenty Christmas — Tanque Verde Lutheran Church, 8625 E. Tanque Verde Road. The Horns of Tucson, an ensemble of all French horn, holiday music along with unique works for horn. Horn players from other groups are invited to participate in the second half of the program. 2-4 p.m. Dec. 16. Free. 1-414-331-6875. facebook.com.

Celebrating Italian Melodies Concert: Operatic Arias, Art Songs, and Folk Music — Tucson Jewish Community Center, 3800 E. River Road. Mezzo-soprano, Korby Myrick, and her husband, pianist and composer Richard Hereld. 2-3 p.m. Dec. 17. $10. 299-3000. tucsonjcc.org.

Arizona Repertory Singers: Heaven Full of Stars — Christ Church United Methodist, 655 N. Craycroft Road. World premiere of Festival of Lights by New York composer Karen Siegel, and Stars by Eriks Esenvalds, which calls for choristers to play tuned wine glasses as they sing. 3-4:30 p.m. Dec. 17. $20. 792-8141. arsingers.org.

Messiah Sing Along — Oracle Center for the Arts, 700 E. Kingston St., Oracle. Voices in the Oaks Chorale will lead Handel's Messiah Part 1 and Hallelujah Chorus. Donations accepted. 3-5 p.m. Dec. 17. Free. 1-623-295-9677. oraclepianosociety.org.

Sonoran Bells Holiday Concert — St. Alban's Episcopal Church, 3738 N. Old Sabino Canyon Road. Handbell holiday concert. 3:30-5 p.m. Dec. 17. $10 suggested donation. 405-3210. sonoranbells.org.

Lessons and Carols — Catalina United Methodist Church, 2700 E. Speedway. UMC Sanctuary choir and Helios Ensemble. 4-6 p.m. Dec. 17. Free. 327-4296. catalinamethodist.org.

Sons of Orpheus Holiday Concert — Community Performance & Art Center, 1250 W. Continental Road, Green Valley. Eclectic blend of sacred, classical, popular and fun Christmas, Chanukah and holiday favorites. 7-9 p.m. Dec. 17. $20. 399-1750. sonsoforpheus.org.

The Bernstein Centennial Celebration Concert: The Tucson Desert Song Festival — Tucson Jewish Community Center, 3800 E. River Road. Student singers from the Fred Fox School of Music at the University of Arizona. 6:30-8 p.m. Dec. 19. Free. 299-3000. tucsonjcc.org.

DANCE

Ballet Rincon: The Nutcracker Ballet — Vail Theatre of the Arts, 10701 E. Mary Ann Cleveland Way. Tchaikovsky's The Nutcracker Ballet. 7-9 p.m. Dec. 15 and 16; 2-4 p.m. Dec. 16. $16. 574-2804. facebook.com.

Winter Circus Showcase — The Circus Academy of Tucson, 400 W. Speedway. Student performance of acrobatics. 3:30-5 p.m. Dec. 16. $5. 1-928-814-9637. circusacademytucson.com.