A Show Palace Christmas: Matthew McGee stars as Dame Madge Cricket matinees and evenings through Dec. 25 at the Show Palace Dinner Theatre, 16128 U.S. 19, Hudson. Dinner and show, $46; show only, $34.95, plus tax and tip; 12 and younger, $28.45 and $23.45. Call (727) 863-7949 in west Pasco; toll-free elsewhere at 1-888-655-7469.
A Pasco Christmas — Reflections: Richey Suncoast Theatre continues the musical at 8 p.m. today and Saturday, 2:30 p.m. Sunday at 6237 Grand Blvd., New Port Richey. Tickets are $16 adults, $8 children. Box office is open 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. today and Saturday and an hour before each performance. Call (727) 842-6777.
That was no lady: The Ken Ludwig comedy Leading Ladies will be presented by the Avenue Players at 7 p.m. today and Dec. 10-11, and at 2 p.m. Saturday and Sunday and Dec. 12-13 at the Leepa-Rattner Museum of Art auditorium, 600 Klosterman Road, Tarpon Springs (half a mile west of U.S. 19; entrance off Belcher Road). Tour the museum 30 minutes before the show, enjoy a talkback and refreshments after. Tickets $10 for museum members and students, $12 for nonmembers. Call (727) 712-5762.
'Up for Interpretation': Progress Energy Art Gallery will hold an opening wine and cheese reception for modern artists exhibiting from 6 to 9 tonight at 6231 Grand Blvd., New Port Richey. The gallery is open from noon to 8 p.m. Wednesdays through Saturdays.
You're never too old to be young: The annual holiday show Golden Revue, with singers, dancers, comics and other acts 50 and older, will be presented at 8 p.m. today and Saturday and 2 p.m. Sunday at the Forum at Stage West Community Playhouse, 8390 Forest Oaks Blvd., Spring Hill. Tickets are $10. Box office is open 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday and an hour before each show. Call (352) 683-5113.
Home tour: Growing Great Moms will hold a Christmas Tour of Homes from 4 to 9 p.m. Saturday in west Pasco County. Each of the eight homes on the tour will have live entertainment, refreshments and gifts for sale. Tickets are $12 in advance at New to You Consignments, 6707 Massachusetts Ave., New Port Richey, $15 day of tour at 5901 Indiana Ave., New Port Richey. Call Julie Cramton at (727) 514-5220.
Old-timey holiday: Pioneer Florida Museum will present "Country Christmas Open House" from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday at the museum, off U.S. 301 a mile north of Dade City. The event includes tours of the decorated museum buildings, live Christmas music, Santa Claus, children's activities and cane grinding. Admission is $8 adults; $4 ages 10-17; $2 ages 5-9; and free to 4 and younger. In lieu of admission, donate a new toy or supply for a local charity.
A special show: The children and adults of the Angelus center for developmentally disabled people will present the Angelus Christmas Pageant, a live narration of the Christmas story, at 6:30 p.m. Sunday and Dec. 12, 13, 19 and 20 at the center, 12413 Hudson Ave., Hudson (5 miles east of U.S. 19). The show starts at 6:30 p.m. (no show if there is rain or extreme cold) and ends at the Activity Center at 7, with refreshments. No charges or solicitations will be made, as this is the Angelus' annual gift to the community.
Holiday music: The Frank Parsons BIG Band will present "Holiday Hullabaloo" at 2 p.m. Wednesday at Richey Suncoast Theatre, 6237 Grand Blvd., New Port Richey. $10. Five shows, December-April, are $40. Call (727) 842-6777.