An Inspector Calls
J.B. Priestly’s classic thriller, presented by Nassau Community College’s Department of Theatre and Dance, Thursday through Saturday, Dec. 12-14, 8 p.m.; Sunday, Dec. 15, 3 p.m. $9, $7 seniors. Nassau Community College’s Little Theatre, Garden City. 572-7676.
Irving Berlin’s White Christmas
The heartwarming adaptation of the beloved film, Thursday and Friday, Dec. 12-13, 8 p.m.; Saturday, Dec. 14, 3 and 8 p.m.; Sunday, Dec. 15, 2 and 7 p.m.; Wednesday, Dec. 18, 8 p.m. $60. John W. Engeman Theater, 250 Main St., Northport. (631) 261-2900 or www.engemantheater.com.
Adelphi Jazz Ensemble
The student ensemble in concert, Friday, Dec. 13, 8 p.m. $20. Adelphi University Performing Arts Center, 1 South Ave., Garden City. 877-4000 or www.aupac.adelphi.edu.
An American Holiday in Song
An uplifting acoustic holiday concert with folksinger Caroline Doctorow, Friday, Dec. 13, 1 p.m. Elmont Memorial Public Library Theater, 700 Hempstead Tpke., Elmont. 354-5280.
Shrek the Musical
Musical featuring everyone’s favorite ogre, Friday and Saturday, Dec. 13-14, 8 p.m.; Sunday, Dec. 15, 2:30 p.m. $20, $18 seniors and students, $14 youth. All tickets $25 day of show. BroadHollow Theatre, BayWay Arts Center, 265 E. Main St., East Islip. (631) 581-2700 or www.broadhollow.org.
Terror Times Three
A trio of plays that challenge the imagination, Friday and Saturday, Dec. 13-14, 8 p.m.; Sunday, Dec. 15, 3 p.m. Performance includes The Claw, The Monkey’s Paw and Lithuania. $20 Friday and Sunday, $25 Saturday. Arena Players, Vanderbilt Museum Carriage House Theater, Suffolk County Vanderbilt Museum, 180 Little Neck Rd., Centerport. 293-0674 or www.arenaplayers.org.
The Trip to Bountiful
Horton Foote’s comedy set in 1947 Houston, Friday and Saturday, Dec. 13-14, 8 p.m.; Sunday, Nov. 15, 3 p.m. $21, $18 students and seniors Friday and Sunday. Merrick Theatre & Center for the Arts, 2222 Hewlett Ave., Merrick. 868-6400.
Adelphi Dance Showcase
Adelphi University dance students perform, with original choreography, Saturday, Dec. 14, 2 and 7 p.m. Adelphi University Performing Arts Center, 1 South Ave., Garden City. 877-4000 or www.aupac.adelphi.edu.
Corliss Whitney’s Seasoned Steppers
The singing troupe of performers age 60 and older in concert, Saturday, Dec. 14, 2 p.m. Elmont Memorial Public Library Theater, 700 Hempstead Tpke., Elmont. 354-5280.
Hofstra Wind Ensemble and Symphonic Band
A festive holiday concert, Saturday, Dec. 14, 8 p.m. $10, $8 seniors andstudents. Hofstra University, John Cranford Adams Playhouse, California Ave., South Campus, Hempstead. 463-6644.
Holiday Doo Wop Extravaganza
Classic doo wop groups perform, Saturday, Dec. 14, 7 p.m. Lineup includes The Duprees, Shirley Alston Reeves, Jay Siegal’s The Tokens, Emil Stucchio & The Classics, and more. $39.50-$49.50. NYCB Theatre at Westbury, 960 Brush Hollow Rd., Westbury. (800) 745-3000 or www.livenation.com.
The Chorale performs “Sounds of the Season,” Saturday, Dec. 14, 8 p.m. Program includes Christmas and Hanukkah favorites. $10. Merle Avenue School, 145 Merle Ave., Oceanside. 764-2787 or www.OceansideSings.com.
The Cecilia Chorus
The chorus performs Handel’s Messiah, Sunday, Dec. 15, 3 p.m. $43-$83. Tilles Center for the Performing Arts, LIU Post, Rte. 25A, Brookville. (800) 745-3000 or www.ticketmaster.com or www.tillescenter.org.
The Long Island Harmonizers
Barbershop chorus sings holiday favorites, Sunday, Dec. 15, 2 p.m. West Hempstead Public Library, 500 Hempstead Ave., West Hempstead. 481-6591.
The dynamic trio performs, Sunday, Dec. 15, 2:30 p.m. With violinist Maria Kaneko Millar, flautist Shawn Wyckoff and cellist Nan-Cheng Chen. Tickets required. Hewlett-Woodmere Public Library, 1125 Broadway, Hewlett. (516) 374-1967.
United Choral Society
The chorus presents their annual holiday concert, Sunday, Dec. 15, 2 p.m. Elmont Memorial Public Library Theater, 700 Hempstead Tpke., Elmont. 354-5280.