ARTS & CULTURE
Star Warz panto
Opening Nite Theatre presents Star Warz, The Panto, Jan. 6 - 8 at 33135 North Railway Ave., Mission. Tickets are at Murdoch's BookShoppe, First Ave., Mission. Adults $12, children $6, $30 for a family pass. See openingnitetheatresociety.tripod. com
Mr. D is in class
Comedian Gerry Dee brings lessons in humour to Abbey Arts Centre, 2329 Crescent Way, Abbotsford, on Jan. 20. Show is at 8 p.m. For tickets see gerrydee.com.
Cinderella at Abby Arts
Abbotsford Traditional School presents musical Cinderella, at 7: 30 p.m. Jan. 13 and 14, at Abbotsford Arts Centre, 2329 Crescent Way, Abbotsford. Tickets $10 or $5 for students at the door.
Dead Man's Cell Phone
UFV Theatre presents the darkly quirky Dead Man's Cell Phone by Pulitzer Prizefinalist Sarah Ruhl, from Jan. 13 to Jan. 22. For ticket information and dates, see www.ufv.ca/theatre. Performed at the UFV Theatre in Chilliwack.
Toad and Frog
Chilliwack School of Performing Arts presents A Year with Toad and Frog from Jan. 12 to 22, at the Chilliwack Cultural Centre. For tickets, show times, call 604-391-SHOW or see www. chilliwackculturalcentre.ca
New Year's Eve at Jubilee Ken McCoy Band plays Jubilee Hall, 7999 Bradner Rd, Abbotsford. Tickets are $35 for dinner, party favours and champagne at midnight. Tickets at Wilway Lumber Sales, 28728 Fraser Hwy, Aldergrove or at www. brownpapertickets.com. Info 604-856-4375.
New Year's at Bradner Bradner rings in the year with DJ Phat Boy at 7: 30 p.m. Tickets are $30 for dinner, party favours and champagne at Bradner Community Hall, 5305 Bradner Rd., Abbotsford. Tickets at Bradner Store, 5440 Bradner Rd., or call 604-856-8441.
Legion New Year
Abbotsford Royal Canadian Legion, at 2315 W. Railway St., has its New Year's Eve party with Lou and his gal performing from 8: 30 to 12: 30 a.m. Cost is $10, dinner at 9 p.m., door prizes and good company. Call 604-853-1711.
Seniors New Year's Eve
Dance the New Year's in with Good Vibrations and a dinner from 8 p.m. to 12: 30 a.m., at the Abbotsford Seniors Association, 33889 Essendene Ave., Abbotsford. Tickets are $25 and on sale until Dec. 26. Phone Jodie at 604-850-2465, or see www.abbotsfordseniorsassociation.com.