Woodbridge, Virginia is a community rich in the performing arts with more than one venue to choose from to enrich your soul and escape from the everyday routines of life. Having community theatres so close to home allows us to commune with neighbors and friends enjoying our community-life.

Is the theatre part of your holiday tradition? Below is a list of local theatres with some of the upcoming holiday performances.

The Castaways Repertory Theatre 

Their youth theatre is scheduled to perform The Lion, The Witch and The Wardrobe on Dec 9, 10, 16, and 17 at 7:30 pm.


Manassas Ballet Theatre

Join Manassas Ballet Theatre and Orchestra for the holiday season’s must-have tradition – The Nutcracker. The pageantry of the opening party scene, the journey of Clara and her Nutcracker Prince, the lovely Waltz of the Snowflakes – all a delight for patrons of every age! December 15 – 23.

Center for the Arts of Greater Manassas/Prince William County at The Candy Factory

Rooftop Productions presents A Christmas Carol 

Performances at the Kellar Theater at the Center for the Arts: Thanksgiving weekend, Saturday, November 26 at 2pm & 7pm and Sunday, November 27 at 2pm and then December 2-11 on Fridays at 7pm, Saturdays at 2pm and 7pm, and Sundays at 2pm.


Woodbridge is not far from Washington, DC, so for those who may want to  venture into the 'big' city, here are some of the holiday performances at the larger theatres.

Ford's Theatre - A Christmas Carol, November 17 through December 31

Kennedy Center - National Symphony Orchestra: Handel's Messiah,  December 15 - 18

Warner Theatre - The Washington Ballet's Nutcracker, December 1 - 24

National Theatre - Dave Koz, Christmas Tour 2016, December 3

Arena Stage - Moby Dick, November 18 through December 24