Brigadoon: Livia Genise directs Camelot Theatre's production of the Tony Award-winning musical about an enchanted 18th century Scottish town. The show previews at 8 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 3 (a fundraiser for the Jackson County Sexual Assault Response Team, all tickets that night are $20) and 8 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 4 ($12). The show runs at 8 p.m. Tuesdays-Saturdays, and 2 p.m. Sundays, Dec. 5-31. at 101 Talent Ave., Talent. Tickets are $21 for adults and $19 for students and seniors. Reserved seats are an additional $2. See camelottheatre.org or call 535-5250.

Brigadoon: Livia Genise directs Camelot Theatre's production of the Tony Award-winning musical about an enchanted 18th century Scottish town. The show previews at 8 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 3 (a fundraiser for the Jackson County Sexual Assault Response Team, all tickets that night are $20) and 8 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 4 ($12). The show runs at 8 p.m. Tuesdays-Saturdays, and 2 p.m. Sundays, Dec. 5-31. at 101 Talent Ave., Talent. Tickets are $21 for adults and $19 for students and seniors. Reserved seats are an additional $2. See camelottheatre.org or call 535-5250.

little women: Lisa Marie Malovoz directs Oregon Stage Works' production of Marisha Chamberlain's stage adaptation of Louisa May Alcott's classic story of four sisters and their mother during the American Civil War. The show previews at 8 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 3 and Wednesday, Dec. 3 ($15). The show runs at 8 p.m. Thursdays-Saturdays, and at 2 p.m. Sundays Dec. 4-Jan. 4, at 191 A St., Ashland. Tickets are $20 for adults and $ $12 for students 21 and under. Tickets are available at The Music Coop, Ashland and at the door. See oregonstageworks.org or call 482-2334.

aLI BABA: Oregon Cabaret Theatre artistic director Jim Giancarlo directs and choreographs this reprise of the 1998 show he wrote with music by Jim Malachi and Darcy Danielson. The tale of Ali Baba's hero's quest, aided by Scheherazade and the Genie, is a panto derived from the Italian Commedia dell'Arte full of cross-dressing, puns, topical references and broad physical comedy. The show runs at 8 p.m. nightly with 1 p.m. brunch matinees on Sundays through Dec. 31 (no performances Dec. 2, 9, 16, 24 and 25), at First and Hargadine streets, Ashland. Tickets are $21-$31. Box office is open 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. and 3 to 6 p.m. daily, 4 to 8 p.m. Sundays and closed Tuesdays. See oregoncabaret.com or call 488-2902.

Events

Saturday, Nov. 29

jazz singers: The Jefferson State Choral Coalition performs "Celebrate!" at 3 p.m. and 8 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 29, in the Music Recital Hall, Southern Oregon University, 1250 Siskiyou Blvd., Ashland. Tickets are $10. Call 552-6101.

Sunday, Nov. 30

piano concert: Eda Jameson presents a free piano concert at 3 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 30, at Westminster Presbyterian Church, 2000 Oakwood Dr., Medford. The program will include selections by Mozart, Beethoven, Ginastera and Chopin. Donations will be accepted for the church's building fund.

advent festival: An old-fashioned Advent Festival takes place from 3 to 6 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 30, in Wesley Hall, First United Methodist Church of Ashland, 175 North Main St., Ashland. Children and adults share in the making of gift crafts, singing Christmas carols, and sipping warm soup. There is no entry fee, but an optional donation for the soup may be offered to benefit the local food bank. Call 482-3647.

Tuesday, Dec. 2

sou percussion ensemble: The Southern Oregon University Percussion Ensemble under the direction of Terry Longshore presents "Incantation" at 8 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 2, in the Southern Oregon University Music Recital Hall, 1250 Siskiyou Blvd., Ashland. Tickets are $10 for general admission and free for students. Tickets and season passes are available by calling 552-6101 or can be purchased at the music box office before the performance. See sou.edu/music.

Wednesday, Dec. 3

jazz exchange: Manifest Density, a new quintet led by trombonist David MacKenzie, presents the next program and performance of the Rogue Jazz Exchange, at 7 p.m., Wednesday, Dec. 3, at Paschal Winery, 1122 Suncrest Road, Talent. The band's focus is on original jazz, funk and Latin tunes, as well as off-the-beaten-path jazz tunes. Besides MacKenzie on trombone, the band includes Dennis Freese, saxophone, Justin Wade, guitar; Jeff Addicott, bass; and Tom Freeman, drums. Admission is $5. Call 535-7957.

Thursday, Dec. 4

sou symphonic band: The Southern Oregon University Symphonic Band presents its fall term concert at 8 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 4, in the SOU Music Recital Hall, 1250 Siskiyou Blvd., Ashland. The Southern Oregon Symphonic Band will join the SOU band in a collaborative performance. Tickets are $10 for general admission and free for students. Tickets and season passes are available by calling 552-6101 or at the music box office prior to the performance. See sou.edu/music.

Friday, Dec. 5

candlelight concert: The Rogue Valley Symphony Orchestra performs its annual holiday candlelight concerts at 8 p.m. Friday, Dec. 5, at Newman United Methodist Church, Sixth and B Streets, Grants Pass; 8 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 6, at the First Baptist Church, 2004 Siskiyou Blvd., Ashland; and 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday, Dec. 12 and 13, at Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Tenth and Oakdale Streets, Medford. All seating is open, not reserved. A complimentary festive reception follows each performance. Tickets are $25 general and $10 for students. To reserve tickets, call 552-6398. See rvsymphony.org.

kate macleod: Vocalist, fiddle player and guitarist Kate MacLeod performs her take on American traditional music as well as original material at 8 p.m. Friday, Dec. 5, at Paschal Winery, 1122 Suncrest Road, Talent. Tickets are $10 at the door. Call 535-7957.

aulos ensemble: Chamber Music Concerts presents "In Dulci Jubilo," featuring the Aulos Ensemble with soprano Julianne Baird at 8 p.m. Friday, Dec. 5, at the Southern Oregon University Music Recital Hall, 1250 Siskiyou Blvd., Ashland. The performance includes traditional carols such as "Es ist ein Ros," "Greensleeves," and "When Christ was born on Earth." Also on the program are works by Nikolaus Bruhns, Johann Sebastian Bach, Michel Corrette, and Jean-Phillipe Rameau. Tickets are $26/$30, and $5 ticket for youth 22 and under. See ChamberMusicConcerts.org or call 552-6154.

sonoluminescence: Musicians Todd Barton and Terry Longshore, dancer Suzee Grilley, visualist Michael Maag and digital artist Bruce Bayard present two performances of improvisational sound, movement and light at 8 p.m. Friday, Dec. 5, and 8 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 6, at the Black Swan Theatre, 15 S. Pioneer St., Ashland. Tickets are $12.50 in advance and $15 at the door. Tickets are available at Studio A.B, 621 A Street, Ashland, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, Sunday and Monday and 9 a.m. to noon Tuesday through Thursday. Tickets also are available on-line at sonoluminescence.us. Call 482-2253.

choral singing: "O Holy Night," a free program of sacred Christmas music, takes place from 7 to 8:30 p.m. Friday, Dec. 5, at the Latter Day Saints church, 2900 Juanipero Way, Medford. Performing will be the Rogue Valley Youth Ensemble, St. Mary's Concert Choir, the United Methodist Church Melodyy Ringers bell choir, the Harry & David Singers, the Medford Stake choir and other ensembles. Refreshmentts will be served after the program.

Saturday, Dec. 6

messiah sing-along: Lynn Sjolund directs a Sing-along of Handel's Messiah at 3 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 6, in the Sanctuary of Medford First Christian Church, 1900 Crater Lake Ave., Medford. Refreshments served. Scores provided or bring your own. Admission is free; donations are accepted. Call 772-8030.

trail band: "Christmas with the Trail Band" returns for a concert of traditional hymns and carols, contemporary favorites and novelties, stories and original compositions presented in a variety of musical styles at 8 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 6, and at 3 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 7, at Craterian Ginger Rogers Tehater, 23 S. Central Ave., Medford. Tickets are $17-$30. See craterian.org or call 779-3000.

sou jazz ensemble: The Southern Oregon Music Department presents Big Band Heat at 8 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 6, in the Music Department Recital Hall, 1250 Siskiyou Blvd., Ashland. Featured groups include the Southern Oregon University Jazz Ensemble and the two small student combos, all directed by Martin Behnke. Tickets are $10 for general admission and free for students. Tickets and season passes are available by calling 552-6101 or at the music box office prior to the performance. See sou.edu/music.

baroque music: Jefferson Baroque Orchestra presents "A European Christmas Celebration" at 8 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 6, at Newman United Methodist Church, Sixth and B Streets, Grants Pass; and at 3 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 7, at the Rogue Valley Unitarian Universalist Fellowship, 87 Fourth St., Ashland. The program offers a mixture of familiar and unfamiliar selections by composers across 18th century Europe (Italy, Spain, Poland, Bohemia, France, Germany and England). Tickets are $16 general admission and $12 for students. See jeffersonbaroque.org or call 592-2681.

le cirque: Le Cirque Centre Theatre presents its holiday show at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 6, at No. 12 280 E. Hersey St., Hersey St. Business Park, Ashland. Tickets are $5. The show features young performers flying. falling, twisting, and bending their bodies into unusual and breath-taking shapes in various circus acts. Le Cirque Centre adults will perform on aerial silks, single point trapeze, lyra, including one contortionist and a mutimedia piece. Call 301-6804.

joanne rand: Joanne Rand and her band "The Rhythm of The Open Hearts" perform at 7 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 6, at the Williams Grange Hall, Williams. Admission is $10 and up, sliding scale. Call 541-846-1322.

old time fiddlers: The Oregon Old Time Fiddlers holds its monthly jam from 1 to 4 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 6, at the Roxy Ann Grange, 1850 Spring St. Medford. The public is welcome to listen and dance and acoustic musicians of all ages are invited to sign up to play. Admission is by donation. Call 840-2156.

barbershop singing: The Southern Oregon Sound Sweet Adelines International present its annual Christmas show at 2 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 6, at the Rogue Community College Auditorium, 3345 Redwood Highway, Grants Pass; and at 7 p.m. at the Rogue Valley Christian Church, 1440 S. Oakdale Ave., Medford. "Rockin' Round the North Pole," set in Santa's workshop, features holiday songs performed by the a cappella chorus and two chorus quartets. Tickets are $10 for adults and $5 for children under 12. Tickets are available at the Grocery Outlet, Medford; Larry's Music West, Grants Pass; or at the door. See sweetadelinesos.org or call 774-9606.

Sunday, Dec. 7

sou choirs: The Southern Oregon Music Department presents the university's choirs in concert at 3 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 7, in the Music Department Recital Hall, 1250 Siskiyou Blvd., Ashland. Featured groups include the Southern Oregon University Chamber Choir and Concert Choir. Tickets are $10 for general admission and free for students. Tickets and season passes are available by calling 552-6101 or can be purchased at the music box office before the performance. See sou.edu/music.