The Week In Arts for Dec. 23

A compilation of arts events for the week ahead.

SUNDAY, DEC. 23

SALVAGE SUNDAY: 11 a.m.-3 p.m., Fatoush Restaurant, 2372 St. Claude Ave., New Orleans. Artists bring discarded materials back to life. See artists and craftspeople while enjoying an exotic belly dancing brunch. For more information, email info@spuncrossroads.com.

THE VICTORY BELLES PRESENT MAGICAL MUSICAL CHRISTMAS: 11 a.m., brunch seating, Stage Door Canteen, National World War II Museum, 945 Magazine St., New Orleans. The vocal trio journey to the North Pole in search of Santa, singing favorite songs of the season along the way. Advance ticket purchase required. (504) 528-1943 or http://www.nationalww2museum.org.

MARY POPPINS: 1 p.m. and 6:30 p.m., Mahalia Jackson Theater for the Performing Arts, 801 N. Rampart St., New Orleans. http://www.mahaliajacksontheater.com.

A GIFT FOR LYMAN BOURKE: 2 p.m., Baton Rouge Little Theater, 7155 Florida Blvd. One-man holiday show by Jamie Wax. $29, adults; $26, seniors; $25, students. (225) 924-6496 or http://www.brlt.org.

THE PECAN CRACKER: 2 p.m., Rivertown Theaters for the Performing Arts, 325 Minor St., Kenner. New Orleans Christmas musical based on The Nutcracker. $17-$20. (504) 461-9475 or http://www.rivertowntheaters.com.

LIVE NATIVITY: 5:30 p.m. and 6:30 p.m., First Presbyterian Church, Convention Street. Free.

SCROOGE IN ROUGE: 6 p.m., Mid-City Theater, 3540 Toulous St., New Orleans. Ricky Graham, Varla Jean Merman, Yvette Hargis and Jefferson Turner reprise their British Music Hall romp in which a cast of three attempts to stage Dickens’ A Christmas Carol. (504) 488-1460.

SIX GEESE A’LAYIN’: 6 p.m., Columns Hotel, 3811 St. Charles Ave., New Orleans. A Christmas musical cabaret. $15. (504) 202-0986 or email melonsongs@gmail.com.

SOUL’D OUT SUNDAYS: 7 p.m., Gallery Bohemia, 3774 Goverment St. Featuring Syreeta Neal. $7, general admission; $5, open mic performers. http://gallerybohemia.com.

WEDNESDAY, DEC. 26

THE VICTORY BELLES PRESENT MAGICAL MUSICAL CHRISTMAS: noon buffet seating, Stage Door Canteen, National World War II Museum, 945 Magazine St., New Orleans. The vocal trio journey to the North Pole in search of Santa, singing favorite songs of the season along the way. Advance ticket purchase required. (504) 528-1943 or http://www.nationalww2museum.org.

THURSDAY, DEC. 27

CREOLE CHRISTMAS: 9 a.m.-4 p.m., 1850 House Museum Store, 523 St. Ann St., New Orleans. Self guided tour of five French Quarter historic houses decorated for Christmas. Spring Fiesta House presentations on the history of Creole Christmas and Reveillon. $20, FOC member; $25, general. http://www.friendsofthecabildo.org.

THE VICTORY BELLES PRESENT MAGICAL MUSICAL CHRISTMAS: noon brunch seating, 12:45 p.m., show, Stage Door Canteen, National World War II Museum, 945 Magazine St., New Orleans. The vocal trio journey to the North Pole in search of Santa, singing favorite songs of the season along the way. Advance ticket purchase required. (504) 528-1943 or http://www.nationalww2museum.org.