Sound of Music: Concerts and recitals

The Floozies, Dec. 6, 8 p.m., Fairfield Theatre Company, 70 Sanford St., Fairfield. Birocratic and Sodown will also perform. Tickets $18-$22. Info: fairfieldtheatre.org. Celebrating the Festival of Lights, Dec. 7, 6 p.m., Congregation Shir Shalom, 46 Peaceable St., Ridgefield. Free. Info: ourshirshalom.org. Midnight North, Dec. 7, 7 p.m., Fairfield Theatre Company, 70 Sanford St., Fairfield. …

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Trying Out: Calls for art and auditions

Auditions for Race, Dec. 9-10 at TheatreWorks New Milford, 5 Brookside Ave., New Milford. Auditions are by appointment only. Schedule appointment by calling 860-350-6863 or email [email protected] Rehearsals run Feb. 15 through March 9. Info: theatreworks.us/actors/index.php. Call for art, the Fairfield County Arts Association is accepting submissions for their Artworks Gallery on the Green show. …

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Dance: Nutcrackers in the area

Danbury Music Centre’s Nutcracker Ballet, Dec. 7-9, Danbury High School, 43 Clapboard Ridge Rd., Danbury. Tickets $10-$35. Info: danburymusiccentre.org. Scenes from the Nutcracker, Dec. 8-9 and Dec. 15-16, noon and 3 p.m., Darien Art Center, 2 Renshaw Rd., Darien. Tickets $15. Info: call 203-655-8683. Ridgefield Conservatory of Dance: Nutcracker, Dec. 14-16, Ridgefield Playhouse, 80 East …

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Kids Stuff: Family fun

A selection of events planned for youngsters and their families — see other calendar listings for more comprehensive coverage of area performances and activities. SPECIAL EVENTS *A Visit to Santa’s House, Dec. 6-9, Burr Homestead, 739 Old Post Rd., Fairfield. Proceeds fund the Junior Women’s Club of Fairfield scholarships. Live music, dancing, raffles and more …

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On Stage: Opening and this weekend

OPENING SPAMALOT, Nov. 30, 8 p.m., Palace Theatre, 61 Atlantic St., Stamford. Tickets $34-$75. Info: palacestamford.org. The Elf Christmas Spectacular, Dec. 1, noon and 3:30 p.m., The Klein, 910 Fairfield Ave., Bridgeport. Tickets $12. Info: theklein.org. The Christmas Toyshop, Dec. 1-2, 8-9, 2:30 p.m., Powerhouse Performing Arts Center, Waveny Park, New Canaan. Tickets $15. Info: …

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