“A Christmas Carol” at Zach Theatre
7:30 p.m. Nov. 26, Wednesday-Saturday, 2:30 p.m. Sunday through Dec. 29. $30-$112. 202 S. Lamar Blvd. zachtheatre.org
Austin's most rockin' holiday tradition returns to make merry with new music and surprises to get the party started. Zach Theatre's adaptation of the Dickens classic infuses the traditional Victorian story with a score that spans all genres and eras. Marc Pouhé stars as Ebenezer Scrooge and the Tony-nominated Mary Bridget Davies as Ghost of Christmas Present.
“Clue” Movie Party
10:30 p.m. Nov. 26, 6:30 p.m. Nov. 27. $12.33. The Alamo Ritz, 320 E. Sixth St. drafthouse.com
At one point or another, we’ve all killed Mr. Boddy. The Alamo Drafthouse is celebrating the hilarious film adaptation of the board game “Clue” with a movie party. You’ll scream along with Mrs. Peacock, feel flames on the side of your face with Mrs. White and deliver perfect quips with Wadsworth, the one and only Tim Curry. Though the Alamo won’t be handing out ropes or lead pipes, you will be getting props to intensify your evening at Mr. Boddy’s spooky manor.
Friendsgiving at Juliet Italian Kitchen
6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Nov. 26. $45. 1500 Barton Springs Rd. juliet-austin.com/event/a-juliet-italian-kitchen-friendsgiving-1126/
Gather your favorite people and celebrate each other's friendship this year with an evening of fine Italian food and custom fall cocktails. Juliet’s Friendsgiving feast — the perfect setting for you and your pals to reminisce over your favorite memories from the year — will have three courses with two mixed drink options and wine. Courses include a spicy rigatoni alla vodka with bacon.
Cheese-y Holiday Rumble: A Seasonal vs. Year-Round Cheese Taste Off at Antonelli’s
6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Nov. 26. $50. 4220 Duval St. facebook.com/events/2374432762654849
Antonelli’s Cheese Shop loves the last few months of the year not just because of the holidays. It’s also the season for very special seasonal cheeses that are around for only a few weeks. Love the Brabander goat Gouda? You have to try its cool older sister Black Betty. At this class at the Cheese House, participants will be guided through a taste-off, featuring four different pairs of cheeses like these.