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concerts, dance

Holiday concerts fill the air

   Pacific Northwest Ballet's Nutcracker has opened at the Seattle Center Opera House and runs through Dec. 29. Tickets are available by phone at 292-ARTS, at all Ticketmaster outlets, and at the PNB Box Office.

   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.

   The award-winning Columbia Boys Choir, Columbia Girls Choir, and Columbia Vocal Ensemble of East King and South Snohomish Counties will perform two Lessons and Carols candlelight services at 7 p.m Dec. 22 at Trinity Lutheran Church in Lynnwood. For more information, call 822-5881.

   The Bellevue Eastside Symphonies present their annual holiday concert in the Hyatt Regency Wintergarden Dec. 16 at 7 p.m. The concert will also include the annual BEYS raffle. For further information, call 821-9880.

   The Everett Symphony Orchestra is presenting its production of the Nutcracker Ballet in the Everett Civic Auditorium, Dec. 14 and 15. For information or tickets, call 259-0382.

   The Northwest Girl Choir presents There's A Song In The Air! Dec. 16 and 18, 7:30 p.m., at the Meany Theater on the UW Campus. For information, call 329-6225.

   The Bellevue Chamber Chorus presents its holiday concert What Sweet Music Dec. 14, 7:30 p.m., and Dec. 15, 1 p.m., at the Meydenbauer Center Theater in Bellevue. For more information, call 881-0445.

   The Seattle Opera Guild presents Polish Your Halo on Dec. 15. Cocktails will be served between 5-6:15 p.m., dinner is from 6:15-8:30 p.m., and the concert, sung by Sivan Rotem, starts at 8:30 p.m. The performance will be held at the Columbia Tower Club. Prices are $175 for Archangels, $125 for Seraphim, and $75 for Cherubim. Call 242-6999 for more information.

   Magical Strings announces its 18th annual Celtic Yuletide Concerts at St. Mark's Cathedral, Dec. 19 at 7:30 p.m. and Dec. 20 at 7:30 p.m. and 8:30 p.m. Last year's concerts were sold out, so making ticket reservations is a wise idea. Call 857-3716.

   The Overlake School invites the community to attend the Winter Concert on Dec. 18 at 7:30 p.m. Call 868-6191, ext. 615.

   The Choir of the Sound is 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.