Need to be distracted from the frenetic pace of the holiday season? Think about sinking into a plush chair that is not in your house and forgetting about everything as you're carried away. There will be some wonderful performances in the Upper Valley this week. Some are holiday-themed, some are not. We can't list them all, but here are just a few. To see everything that's going on, go to DailyUV Holiday Events.
Friday, December 15
Who doesn't love that Charlie Brown Christmas music? Come listen to it at Skinny Pancake in Hanover.
Wanna get off this planet? You'll feel like you have when you go see the premiere of The Last Jedi in Woodstock.
Saturday, December 16
Maybe you should try dancing? Go listen to Still Hill make their bluegrass magic in Corinth and try to restrain yourself.
Tired of short, dark days? Celebrate the growing daylight. Go to a Solstice Candlight Service in Springfield.
Monday, December 18
Want to be transported to a Broadway musical? Lose yourself listening to Holiday Broadway Hits in South Pomfret.
Think you have it bad? How'd you like to be in the Western Front in December of 1914? Find the silver lining by watching the film Joyeux Noel in Canaan.