The Olympic Ballet Theatre presents its annual full-length production of The Nutcracker on Dec. 6, 7, and 8 at the Puget Sound Christian College Theatre in Edmonds. Tickets for all public performances in Bellevue and Edmonds are on sale through TicketMaster and range from $12 to $20 each. Call 292-ARTS.
The Choir of the Sound is presenting Making the Spirits Bright at Shorecrest High School Performing Arts Center on Dec. 7 at 7:30 p.m. and Dec. 8 at 2 p.m., 6 p.m. Tickets are $14 general, $12 seniors and children under 12. For more information, call 365-4201.
The Choir of the Sound is also holding auditions at Shoreline Community College on Dec. 12 at 7:30 p.m., and Dec. 18 at 7:30 p.m. The audition is for Beethoven's Missa Solemnis. For more information, call 546-4619.
The Northwest Chamber Orchestra will be performing on Dec. 8 at 2:30 p.m. in the Seattle Art Museum Auditorium. Call 343-0445 for information.
The UW International Chamber Music Series will make their appearance on Dec. 5 at 8 p.m. in Meany Theater on the University of Washington Campus. Tickets are $24. For more information, please call 543-4880.
The Group Theatre invites you to brighten up your holidays with Voices of Christmas through Dec. 28 on the lower level of the Center House in Seattle Center. For more information or tickets, call (206) 441-1299.