Squeeze in one more celebration of holiday spirit before Dec. 25 at the Spokane Symphony’s annual Holiday Pops showcase. The joyous celebration, conducted by the always charming Morihiko Nakahara, includes performances of songs traditional and secular, as well as the program’s annual sing-along. This year, the symphony hosts special guest and acclaimed soprano Lisa Vroman, who provides vocal accompaniment during several songs, including “I Saw Three Ships” and “Santa Claus is Coming to Town.” Joining the orchestra for other pieces of the program are the Spokane Symphony Chorale, the Spokane Area Youth Choirs and one more out-of-town guest: Santa Claus.
Sat, Dec. 22 at 8 pm and Sun, Dec. 23 at 2 pm • $27-$60/ages 12 and under; $39-$86/adults • Martin Woldson Theater at the Fox • 1001 W. Sprague • spokanesymphony.org • 624-1200
— Chey Scott