Top Picks – December 15

GREENFIELD – “Little Things,” the Christmas ballet from Dance East Ballet Academy will perform at 7 p.m. Dec. 17 and 2 p.m. Dec. 18 at the H. J. Ricks Centre for the Arts, 122 W. Main St. With choreography by director Dana Hart and set and artwork by Chris Sickels, the ballet features dancers from the academy and members of the community. Tickets are $6 for students and $10 for adults. For more information call 317-318-9266.

GREENFIELD – “Frozen” fans age four and older are invited to get crafty with Elsa and Anna at noon Dec. 20 at the Patricia Elmore Center, 280 N. Apple St. Registration for the Greenfield Parks and Rec. class is $8 per person and all supplies are included to draw, paint, sew or work with clay. Register at

INDIANAPOLIS – “Twas the Night Before …” is an interactive holiday play presented Dec. 16 and 17 at the Benjamin Harrison Presidential Site, 1230 N. Delaware. Audience members progress from room to room for performances throughout the home of Hoosier president Benjamin Harrison. Each show lasts approximately an hour and guests remain standing throughout. Attendees should plan to arrive early to enjoy hot cider and holiday goodies. Performances begin every half hour between 6 p.m. and 8:30 p.m. Tickets are $17.50 for adults. Visit for more information, reservations and special accommodations.

INDIANAPOLIS – “Straight No Chaser,” the all-male a capella group that got its start at Indiana University in 1996, makes a holiday concert appearance at the Old National Centre, 502 N. New Jersey, Dec. 21, 22 and 23. The group gained fame with its “Africa/Twelve Days of Christmas” mashup. Show times are at 7:30. Tickets start at under $30. Check out the Straight No Chaser movie medley on YouTube.