December 2022 Arts Calendar

In 2022, arts organizations are ready and raring to go, with incredible lineups of concerts, symphonies, dance performances, art exhibitions, musicals, plays and more. Heading into the new year, we have art from around the world, theater classics, and a smorgasbord of music. Here's what's on the calendar for December 2022.

Central Park Players
421 Columbus Ave., Grand Haven

Guys on Ice, Dec. 9-17

Farmers Alley Theatre Kalamazoo
221 Farmers Alley, Kalamazoo 

A Swingin’ Christmas: The Tony Bennett Musical, Through Dec. 11 

Fontana Chamber Arts 
359 Kalamazoo Mall Ste. 200, Kalamazoo

Saint Lawrence String Quartet, Dec. 2

Gilmore Theatre/WMU Theatre 
1903 W. Michigan Ave., Kalamazoo

Next Stop, Broadway!, Dec. 1-3

Grand Rapids Art Museum 
101 Monroe Center, Grand Rapids

The Jim Henson Exhibition: Imagination Unlimited, Through Jan. 14 

Grand Rapids Ballet
341 Ellsworth Ave. SW, Grand Rapids

The Nutcracker, Dec. 9-18 

Grand Rapids Civic Theatre
30 N. Division Ave., Grand Rapids 

Mary Poppins, Through Dec. 18

Grand Rapids Symphony 
300 Ottawa Ave. NW Ste. 100, Grand Rapids

University of Michigan Health-West Holiday Pops, Dec. 1-4 

Holland Symphony Orchestra
96 W. 15th St. Ste. 201, Holland 

Holiday Concert: Celebrate the Season, Dec. 10 

Kalamazoo Civic Theatre
329 S. Park St., Kalamazoo

Meet Me in St. Louis, Dec. 2-18

Kalamazoo Institute of Arts 
314 South Park St., Kalamazoo 

Captive Beauties: Depictions of Women in Late Imperial China, Through Jan. 15

Unveiling American Genius, Through Dec. 31

Kalamazoo Symphony Orchestra 
359 Kalamazoo Mall Ste. 100, Kalamazoo

Holiday Pops, Dec 3-4

Muskegon Civic Theatre 
425 W. Western Ave., Muskegon

Inspecting Carol, Through Dec. 4

Muskegon Museum of Art 
296 W. Webster Ave., Muskegon

Jonathan Thunder: Maamawi, Through Jan. 8

The Rise of Print: Rembrandt & Company, Through March 19

3435 Rupprecht Way, Saugatuck

Winter Artist Market, Through Dec. 17

Saugatuck Center for the Arts 
400 Culver St., Saugatuck

Scotty Jacobs, Through Dec. 31

Lettuce Grow, Through Dec. 31

Urban Institute for Contemporary Arts 
17 Pearl St. NW, Grand Rapids

Shimmerings of the Not Yet (T)Here, Through Feb. 11

EXTREMOPHILIA: A G’NATural History, Through Feb. 11

Double Take, Through Feb. 11

West Michigan Symphony 
360 W. Western Ave. Ste. 200, Muskegon

Clickity Clack Ho Ho Ho, Dec. 3

Home for the Holidays, Dec. 16