On Stage – December 15

» Booth Tarkington Civic Theatre

CARMEL — The Booth Tarkington Civic Theatre, 3 Center Green, presents Disney’s “Beauty and the Beast,” through Jan. 1. The musical fairy tale features Belle, who is captured by a beast in the forest when she attempts to rescue her father. As time passes, Belle and the beast become friends and fall in love. The show features tunes such as “Be Our Guest” and “Beauty and the Beast.” For more information, visit civictheatre.org.

» Buck Creek Players

INDIANAPOLIS — What do you get when you take Rudolph, Frosty and the Grinch and mix “The Gift of the Magi,” “A Charlie Brown Christmas” and “It’s a Wonderful Life” with a touch of “A Christmas Carol” and “The Nutcracker”? The Buck Creek Players present “Every Christmas Story Ever Told (and Then Some!)” through Dec. 18 at the Buck Creek Playhouse, 11150 Southeastern Ave. Tickets are $18 for adults and $16 for students and seniors. For more information and show times, visit buckcreeplayers.com or call 317-862-2270.

» Beef & Boards

INDIANAPOLIS — It’s the most wonderful time of the year at Beef & Boards Dinner Theatre with “A Beef & Boards Christmas,” the annual holiday variety show of music, dance and theatre. The show runs through Dec. 23 at Beef & Boards, 9301 Michigan Road. Visit beefandboards.com for show times and ticket prices. For reservations, call the Beef & Boards Dinner Theatre Box Office at 317-872-9664.

» Indiana Repertory Theatre

INDIANAPOLIS — The Indiana Repertory Theatre presents a holiday tradition with Charles Dickens’ “A Christmas Carol” through Dec. 24. The spirits of Christmas bring new life to Ebenezer Scrooge in his journey from a dark night of the soul to a bright joyous morning. Celebrate the season at the Indiana Repertory Theatre, 140 W. Washington St. with Scrooge, nephew Fred, Jacob Marley, the three spirits and Tiny Tim. Visit irtlive.com for performance times and ticket information.