Sac Civic Ballet and the Deane Dance Center present its annual holiday ballets. First, is a new one-act ballet, choreographed by Don Schwennesen, “Miriam, Sister of Moses,” telling the familiar story of Moses through the eyes and dreams of his sister. Following a brief intermission, the company’s popular one-act, narrated version of the “Nutcracker” will be presented, complete with great dancers, wonderful costumes, and the beautiful music of Tchaikovsky. Tickets, $10-$15, at door or at deanedancecenter.com. Also shown on Dec. 22 at 2 pm.