- The Nutcracker, Pikes Peak Center, 190 S. Cascade Ave. $20-$40. Featuring the San Diego Ballet, the Colorado Springs Philharmonic and 100 local child performers. Fri., Nov. 25, 8 p.m.; Sat., Nov. 26, 2:30 and 8 p.m.; Sun., Nov. 27, 2:30 p.m. Call 520-7469 for tickets or visit ticketswest.com.
comedy Comedy Central's Carlos Mencia, Pikes Peak Center, 190 S. Cascade Ave. $24.50-$30.50. "Mind of Mencia" star Carlos Mencia will entertain the Springs with his comedy routine. Fri., Dec. 2, 8 p.m. Call 520-7469 for tickets.
theater She Loves Me, Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center, 30 W. Dale St., 634-5583. The story of two co-workers who unknowingly are each others' secret romantic pen pals. Runs through Dec. 11.
Dolly Put the Kettle On, PPCC's Centennial Campus Theatre, 5675 S. Academy Blvd. $5-$10. A dramatic comedy about an American family coming to terms with its past. Runs through Dec. 3. Call 540-7418 for ticket info.
Iron Springs Chateau Dinner Theater, 444 Ruxton Ave., Manitou Springs. $13-$24. Featuring Holiday Extravaganza Revue from Nov. 25 through Dec. 28. Call 685-5104 for reservations.
Santaland Diaries, Dusty Loo Bon Vivant Theater, 3955 Cragwood Drive. $12-$25. By David Sedaris. Runs Dec. 2-18. Visit uccstheatreworks.com or call 262-3232 for more.
A Christmas Carol, Dusty Loo Bon Vivant Theater, 3955 Cragwood Drive. $12-$25. By Charles Dickens. Dec. 15-24. Visit uccstheatreworks.com or call 262-3232 for more.
Katherine Dines and the Hunkta Bunkta Band, Venue 515, 515 Manitou Ave., Manitou Springs, 685-4729. $8. Sat., Dec. 3, 11 a.m. and 2 p.m. Call 685-4729 or visit themat.org for more.
Damon Runyon Repertory Theatre, 611 N. Main St., Pueblo, 719/564-0579. Featuring A Year With Frog and Toad from Dec. 2-4. Visit runyontheater.org for more.
Sangre de Cristo Arts Center, 210 N. Santa Fe Ave., Pueblo, 719/295-7222. Featuring symphony concert on Dec. 3. Nutcracker on Dec. 3, 9, 10.