Laugh along with Ali Wong: The actress and comedian, who recently became the first comic to record a stand-up special while 7 months pregnant, will perform 2 shows at Cobb's Comedy Club tonight and Monday. Tickets are $25.
What's more holiday-appropriate than gospel music?: The Oakland Interfaith Gospel Ensemble's performance at Slim's is a holiday tradition and celebrates "the principles of equality, justice, peace, unity and cooperation." This year's event happens at 6 pm PT on Christmas Eve. Tickets are $15.
Shut up and dance: It's called The Christmas Ballet but Smuin's performance at the Yerba Buena Center for the Arts folds in a variety of dance traditions and genres, including tap and swing, all set to Christmas carols and other holdiay favorite songs. Tickets range from $25 to $73.