Top Picks – December 3

GREENFIELD — Rhythms by Stacey will conduct a Christmas Dance in conjunction with the Greenfield Christmas Festival from 7:30 to 10 p.m. Saturday in the middle gallery room of the Creative Arts and Event Center, 2 W. Main St.

The evening will include a gift raffle, a DJ playing music for dancing (top 40 and ballroom) and a cash bar. The cost is $10 per person. Call 317-627-4750 or visit for more information.

IRVINGTON — The Irvington Presbyterian Church will present a Madrigal Dinner at 7 p.m. (doors open for seating at 6:30 p.m.), Friday and Saturday, at 55 Johnson Ave. “A Perfect Lie” is the comedy to be performed by the church drama players and choir.

Traditional madrigal music and a three-course dinner are highlights of the evening. Tickets are $20 per adult and $15 for children 12 and younger, with proceeds going to the presenting groups and to the Presbyterian Women’s charitable projects.

Tickets may be purchased in the church office. Call 317-356-7225 for more information.

INDIANAPOLIS — Join Mozart and Ludmilla, the mice that live in the piano at Peewinkle’s Puppet Studio, 25 E. Henry St., for “Christmas at the Puppet Studio,” a music-filled variety show of marionettes suitable for the whole family.

A $12 ticket includes free popcorn and audience participation opportunities. Performances run Tuesday through Dec. 28. Visit peewinkles for show times and more information.

INDIANAPOLIS — Butler Ballet continues its holiday tradition of Tchaikovsky’s “The Nutcracker” Thursday through Sunday at Clowes Hall, 4206 Sunset Ave. on the campus of Butler University.

The Butler Symphony Orchestra and the Indianapolis Children’s Choir are part of the performance. Call 317-940-6440 for times and ticket prices.