The Lincoln Midwest Ballet Company presents "The Nutcracker" at the Lied Center in Lincoln, on December 14th and 15th. Board President Lyn Wineman tells us about this year's production. Lincoln Symphony's Orchestra's annual holiday program "Deck The Halls" features once again actor Tim Marrone, teachers and students from the Lincoln Suzuki Talent Education Association, and Lincoln Midwest Ballet Company dancers on December 6th also at The Lied Center. Marrone and conductor Tyler White tell us what they're doing for this year's concert. Kwakiutl Dreher reviews the film "Kill Your Darlings," currently showing at The Ross Media Arts Center in Lincoln. The Lightning Bugs will give a special holiday performance at the December 6th First Friday Jazz concert at First Lutheran Church in Lincoln. We'll get a special preview of this concert this morning. Tom Ineck tells us what holiday jazz CDs he's listening to this season. There's new ones from Nnenna Freelon, Joshua Bell, Redtenbacher's Funkestra, and a reissue from Kenny Burrell. Metropolitan Opera auditions come to Lincoln again, this time with a master class for opera singers. Talea Bloch and Timothy Madden tell us more. KVNO's Ben Rasmussen previews the Omaha Symphonic Chorus's "Christmas at the Cathedral" Dulces Voces holiday concert this year is on December 7th at Holy Trinity Church in Lincoln. Member Holly Heffelbower and special guest reader Steve Buhler let us know what the group is performing this year. Also, Charles Stephen lets us know what his favorite books this year are on this edition of All About Books. And, the Minden Opera House is presenting "A Christmas Revue" on December 8th. Executive Director Marcy Brandt tells us all about this and other holiday events at the opera house.