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Holiday Calendar

Holiday Calendar


Burlesque-a-Pades: A Christmas Shimmy. New York City’s touring burlesque revue brings sexy holiday cheer with a Dickens-inspired production featuring illusionist and comedian Albert Cadabra, dance group The Maine Attraction, and more. Dec. 21, 8 p.m., The Ottobar, 2549 N. Howard St., (410) 662-0069,, $15.

“A Christmas Carol.” Charles Dicken’s holiday classic gets Baltimore-ized in founding artist director Ian Gallanar’s adaption set in Baltimore’s business district in the 19th century. Through Dec. 5-23, Chesapeake Shakespeare Company, 7 S. Calvert...