• • • • •. Heritage Holiday Champagne Tea, Pacific Hotel at History Park, 635 Phelan Ave., San Jose. Enjoy traditional tea with scones, finger sandwiches, sweets and even a little bubbly. The tea is served by players of Shady Shakespeare Theatre Company. Also, tour historic houses decorated for the holidays. 11 a.m.-4 p.m. $45. 408.918.1045. • • • • •. DIY Art–Festive Family Fun. San Jose Museum of Art, 110 S. Market St., San Jose. Drop in and learn the art of foil embossing that can be used to create metallic card and envelope decor. All ages. 1-3 p.m. $5-$10. 408.291.5374.
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Educating Rita: Cali-fornia Theatre Center presents a “Pygmalion”-like story in which an aging and disillusioned English tutor is assigned a new pupil–a brash, straight-talking 26-year-old hairdresser. May 29-31, 7:30 p.m. Sunnyvale Theatre, Sunnyvale Community Center, 550 E. Remington Drive, Sunnyvale. $10-$26. ctcinc.org, 408-245-2978. Xxcentric: Smuin Ballet presents a world premiere featuring contemporary interpretations of Broadway hits. Through May 25, Friday-Saturday, 8 p.m.; Saturday-Sunday, 2 p.m. Mountain View Center for the Performing Arts, 500 Castro St., Mountain View. 650-903-6000.
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Dance-Along Nutcracker, “The Nutcracker of Oz”: Combining E.T.A. Hoffmann’s classic tale “The Nutcracker and the Mouse King” with Frank Baum’s world of Oz, the San Francisco Lesbian/Gay Freedom Band’s zany production offers audiences a chance to join the cast; 3 and 7 p.m. Dec. 12, 11 a.m. and 3 p.m. Dec. 13; Yerba Buena Center for the Arts, San Francisco; $18-$30; 415-978-2787, sflgfb.townalive.com. Mark Foehringer Dance Project’s “Nutcracker Sweets”: A 50-minute, family-friendly adaptation of the classic, with live music; Dec. 12-22; Cowell Theater at Fort Mason complex, San Francisco; $21-$31; www.mfdpsf.org.