44th Annual Boar’s Head Festival: Concordia University.
Dec. 2–4. Elegantly elaborate medieval English pageant celebrating Christ’s birth with a blend of religious pageantry and secular pomp. Maggie Rhodes directs a large cast of Concordia students, faculty, and staff as Beefeaters, hunters, jesters, and other court characters, as well as traditional Christmas shepherds and Magi. With musical narration, congregational singing, and a full orchestra. This hugely popular event sells out in advance every year. 7:30 p.m. (Fri. & Sat.) & 4 p.m. (Sun.), Concordia University Chapel of the Holy Trinity, 4090 Geddes at Earhart. Tickets $10–$16 in advance at the Kreft Center Box Office and online at cuaa.edu/KreftArts-Tickets. 995–7537.