VOL. 5 | NO. 52 | Saturday, December 22, 2012
The 54th AutoZone Liberty Bowl Football Classic, featuring Iowa State University vs. University of Tulsa, will be held Monday, Dec. 31, at 2:30 p.m. at Liberty Bowl Memorial Stadium, 335 S. Hollywood St. The Temptations will perform at halftime. For a list of bowl week events, visit autozonelibertybowl.org.
Be the Match Foundation will hold a bone marrow registry drive Saturday, Dec. 22, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. in the Saint Francis Hospital-Memphis St. Catherine Room, 5959 Park Ave. Potential bone marrow donors must be ages 18 to 44. Contact Trip Rossetti at firstname.lastname@example.org or Mary LeSueur at email@example.com.
The Figure Skating Club of Memphis will present “How the Grinch Stole Christmas” Saturday, Dec. 22, at 7 p.m. at Mid-South Ice House, 10705 Ridgeway Industrial Road in Olive Branch. Tickets are $5. Visit midsouthicehouse.com.
Chez Philippe will host a Christmas Eve dinner Monday, Dec. 24, from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m. at the restaurant, 149 Union Ave. in The Peabody. Cost is $85, plus $30 for wine pairing. Call 529-4188 for reservations.
The Peabody will host a Christmas Day brunch Tuesday, Dec. 25, from 10:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. at the hotel, 149 Union Ave. Cost is $59 for adults and $22 for children ages 5 to 12. The menu will include traditional holiday dishes, Peabody brunch favorites and champagne. Call 529-3668 for reservations.
Capriccio Grill will host a Christmas Day dinner Tuesday, Dec. 25, from 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. at the restaurant, 149 Union Ave. in The Peabody. Cost is $50. Call 529-4199 for reservations.
The Peabody will hold its annual New Year’s Eve party Monday, Dec. 31, from 9 p.m. to 3 a.m. at the hotel, 149 Union Ave. Entertainment includes Lord T & Eloise, Seeing Red and DJ Mark Anderson. Cost is $45. Tickets to the VIP lounge are $150. Visit peabodymemphis.com or call 529-4000.
Theatre Memphis will present “A Christmas Carol” through Dec. 23 at the theater, 630 Perkins Road Extended. Visit theatrememphis.org for times and tickets.
The Circuit Playhouse will present “The Santaland Diaries” through Dec. 23 in Circuit’s Memphian Room, 51 S. Cooper St. Visit playhouseonthesquare.org for times and tickets.
WKNO-TV will premiere “A Memphis Boychoir Christmas with Kallen Esperian” Monday, Dec. 24, at 7 p.m. on WKNO Channel 10. The concert features the Memphis Boychoir, Memphis Girlchoir, Memphis Chamber Choir and opera soprano Kallen Esperian. Visit wkno.org for a schedule of other air dates.
Memphis Arts Collective will host its 2012 Holiday Artist Market through Dec. 24 at 1501 Union Ave. Hours are 10:30 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. Mondays through Thursdays and Saturdays, 10:30 a.m. to 7:30 p.m. Fridays and noon to 5 p.m. Sundays. Visit memphisartscollective.com.
The South Main Art Trolley Tour will be held Friday, Dec. 28, from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. in the South Main Historic Arts District. Email firstname.lastname@example.org for details.
The Circuit Playhouse will present “Ken Ludwig’s ’Twas the Night Before Christmas” through Dec. 30 at Circuit, 51 S. Cooper St. Visit playhouseonthesquare.org for times and tickets.
Playhouse on the Square will present “Annie” through Dec. 30 at Playhouse, 66 S. Cooper St. Visit playhouseonthesquare.org for times and tickets.
Germantown Performing Arts Centre will host Laura Schriner’s “Southern Impressions” art exhibit at GPAC, 1801 Exeter Road, through Jan. 4 in the GPAC lobby. It will also host “The Art of Dance: Tripping the Light Fantastic in Oils and Photographic Imagery” through Jan. 4. Visit gpacweb.com.
Gallery Ten Ninety One will hosts the exhibit “A Minute and a Half of Summer: Ninety Miniatures by Mary Norman,” at the gallery, 7151 Cherry Farms Road in WKNO Digital Media Center, through Jan. 17. Call 458-2521.