Also this week

December 3, 2012

$3 Bill Comedy presents its latest sketch revue "The Fancy Schmancy Razzle Dazzle Hoity Toity Black Tie (optional) Christmas Affair Show!" Dec. 7-15. Details here.

Indianapolis Downtown Beatification presents its annual benefit screening of “It’s a Wonderful Life” Dec. 6 at United Artists Circle Centre. Details here. http://www.indydt.com/its%20a%20wonderful%20life.cfm

Artist Judy Chicago speaks about her career Dec. 6 at IUPUI’s Eskenazi Hall in conjunction with the opening of the Undergraduate Student Exhibition. Details here. http://www.herron.iupui.edu/event/judy-chicago-jane-fortune-outstanding-woman-artist-lecture

The Cathy Morris Holiday Party takes over the Athenaeum Dec. 10-11 with music, dance, poetry and visual art from, among many others, Gary Walters, Everette Greene, Capital City Chorus and the Indianapolis Suzuki Academy. Details here. http://cathymorrismusic.eventbrite.com/

The Moody Blues play the Murat on Dec. 6. Straight No Chaser follows on Dec. 7. Details here. http://www.ticketmaster.com/Murat-Theatre-at-Old-National-Centre-tickets-Indianapolis/venue/41109 and here. http://www.ticketmaster.com/Murat-Theatre-at-Old-National-Centre-tickets-Indianapolis/venue/41109

Gallery 924 opens “Tiny,” featuring miniature work by 50 artists Dec. 7. Details here. http://www.artscouncilofindianapolis.org/gallery924/. Meanwhile, Primary Gallery presents “Toys.” Details here.https://www.facebook.com/events/432186740175502/

Booth Tarkington Civic Theatre revisits “Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat” Dec. 14-Jan. 5. Details here. http://www.civictheatre.org/shows-tickets/joseph-and-the-amazing-technicolor-dreamcoat/

Gregory Hancock Dance Theatre presents its "Nutcracker" Dec. 7-9 at the Pike Performing Arts Center. Details here.