Pear's 'Geeks' gone after Sunday

This is the final weekend to catch Pear Theatre’s “Geeks vs. Zombies.”

A departure from the standard Christmas fare, the play is a gory funfest from the creator of “Super Villian!!,” a hit at the Pear two holiday seasons ago.

Cal Pops performs Sunday at Flint Center

California Pops Orchestra – which describes itself as the country’s only all-request pops orchestra – celebrates the holiday season with “Pops’ Family Christmas.”

Part of the Pops’ 28th performance season, the concert is scheduled 3 p.m. Sunday at Cupertino’s Flint Center.

'Christmas Ballet' leaps into Mtn. View

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Dancer Rachel Furst leaps in Smuin's “The Christmas Ballet,” scheduled to run today through Sunday in downtown Mountain View.

Smuin's annual production of “The Christmas Ballet” is scheduled to make a stop in Mountain View this week.

With ballet, tap, swing and a wealth of other genres drawn from festive traditions from around the world, the 22nd annual production showcases a variety of dance styles set to holiday classics.

'Christmas Carol' runs this weekend

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Ben Rogers of Los Altos plays Scrooge in Peninsula Youth Theatre’s “A Christmas Carol.”

Peninsula Youth Theatre’s “A Christmas Carol,” the latest production in its “Stories on Stage” series at the Mountain View Center for the Performing Arts, is slated Friday and Saturday.

Based on Charles Dickens’ classic tale, this stage adaptation was created especially for “Stories on Stage” by K. Gardiner. It tells the story of Ebenezer Scrooge – the meanest, stingiest man in London. But one Christmas Eve, he is visited by the ghosts of three spirits who provide him one last chance to set his life in the right direction.

LA Stage Company's 'Transformation' ends Sunday

Time is running out to catch the Los Altos Stage Company production of Annie Baker’s “Circle Mirror Transformation.”

The play is slated to run through Sunday at Bus Barn Theater, 97 Hillview Ave.

A 'Geek' tragedy

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Pear Theatre’s “Geeks vs. Zombies” runs through Dec. 18.

In a departure from standard Christmas fare, the Pear Theatre presents “Geeks vs. Zombies,” a gory funfest by the creator of “Super Villain!,” a hit at the Pear two holiday seasons ago.

“Geeks” is slated to preview Thursday, open Friday (champagne gala to follow) and run through Dec. 18 at the Pear Theatre, 1110 La Avenida St., Mountain View.

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