Things to Do Friday, December 4, 2015

File/Provided Local band, Brave Baby, will perform tonight at Music Farm.

What: Christkindlmarkt, a holiday market, will offer an array of Christmas gift items such as decorations, ornaments, festive pillows, yuletide tableware, children’s delights, stocking stuffers, jewelry, artwork and unique home accessories.

When: 3-7 p.m.

Where: St. Matthew’s Lutheran Church Community Center, 403 King St., Charleston

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What: Charleston Gallery Association official Artwalk features over 40 art galleries with opening receptions around downtown Charleston. Participating. See website for full map and listing of participating galleries.

When: 5-8 p.m.

Where: downtown Charleston

Price: Free

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What: The Circular Congregational Church will host a group exhibition featuring six visual artists from Tua Lingua’s studio. The exhibit, “My Language” will showcoase innovative styles, techniques and themes. There will be an opening reception today with complimentary refreshments and hors d’oeuvres provided by The Stratford High Culinary Art Program

When: 5-8 p.m.

Where: Circular Church, 150 Meeting St., Charleston

Price: Free

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What: J. Stark and Blue Heron Acupuncture and Apothecary will present the 6th annual “Static in the Snow” art show, with a holiday market featuring winter-themed artwork and treats.

When: 6-9 p.m.

Where: J. Stark’s Studio, above Tellis Pharmacy, 125 King St., Charleston

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What: The Art Institute of Charleston will host “An Evening of Hope: A Benefit for Emanuel AME Church,” with a runway show featuring fashions from institute students and local businesses, a silent auction and poetry reading by South Carolina’s Poet Laureate Marjory Wentworth. Inside the institute’s gallery will be an art exhibit entitled “9 Empty Chairs.” All ticket sales and silent auction proceeds will be donated to the Hon. Rev. Clementa C. Pinckney Foundation.

When: 6-9 p.m.

Where: The Art Institute of Charleston, 24 N. Market St., Charleston

Price: $15 general; $25 VIP

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What: The Mount Pleasant Performing Arts Company will present a traditional ballet production of “The Nutcracker.”

When: 7 p.m.

Where: Sottile Theatre, 44 George St., Charleston

Price: $16 advance; $20 at-the-door

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What: Crabpot Players presents “A Laura Ingalls Wilder Christmas.” In their poorest winter ever, Charles Ingalls backtracks his family to Burr Oak, Iowa, to take over the running of a hotel and Laura must choose between what she believes is best for the family or finding a way to stay with Pa, Ma, Mary and Carrie.

When: 7 p.m.

Where: Crabpot Players Theatre, 1137 Johnnie Dodds Blvd., Mount Pleasant

Price: $20 adult; $18 senior; $16 student

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What: Based on the 1975 documentary, “Grey Gardens” is a musical retelling of Big Edie and Little Edie Bouvier Beale, the eccentric aunt and cousin of Jacqueline Kennedy.

When: 7:30 p.m.

Where: Woolfe Street Playhouse, 34 Woolfe St., Charleston

Price: $20-$35

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What: What If Productions will put on a black box production of the musical “Cabaret,” based on the popular 1998 Broadway revival. “Cabaret” follows American writer Clifford Bradshaw who moves to 1930s Germany amidst the Nazi party’s rise to prominence. He encounters a seedy nightclub, the Kit Kat Klub, where he meets eccentric cabaret performer Sally Bowles and experiences cabaret numbers, led by the so-called Master of Ceremonies, which provide commentary on his experience and Germany’s changing political climate.

When: 7:30 p.m.

Where: What If? Productions at Threshold Theatre, 84 1/2 Society St., Charleston

Price: $28 adults; $26 senior and military; $20 student

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What: Local indie rock band Brave Baby, Tristen out of Nashville and local indie folk rock/Americana singer-songwriter Johnny Delaware will perform.

when: 8 p.m. Dec. 4

where: Music Farm, 32 Ann St., Charleston

price: $10-$12

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