Corteo Gorgeously designed Cirque du Soleil show takes over Scotiabank Arena all weekend. 7:30 pm. $48-$169. cirquedusoleil.com. To December 16.
Winter Light Exhibition Interactive displays created by artists brighten Ontario Place. 4 pm-midnight. Free. To March 17. ontarioplace.com.
A Very Chris-terical Christmas Cabaret Chris Tsujiuchi and a bevy of guests perform a holiday cabaret at the Jane Mallett. 8 pm. $40. To Dec 16. 416-366-7723.
Jennifer Castle & Jeremy Dutcher Two of the city’s best musicians co-headline Danforth Music Hall. Doors 7 pm. $20. ticketmaster.ca.
Card Making for LGBTQ Prisoners Queer fest Bricks and Glitter hosts a workshop with Prisoner Correspondence Project Toronto. Unit 2. 1-5 pm. Donations welcome. facebook.com/bricksandglitter.
Bernice with kith & kin Venus Fest throws a party with bingo and live music. Lula Lounge. Doors 7 pm. $10-$12. eventbrite.com.
Mark Tewksbury – 50 & Counting Canada’s first openly gay Olympian performs a solo show at Buddies In Bad Times Theatre. 8 pm. $50. buddiesinbadtimes.com. December 15 & 16.
Holiday Magic At Casa Loma Outdoor market, lighting displays and musical performances daily until December 23. Free w/ admission ($20-$30). casaloma.ca.
Roasted Chestnuts IV Chamber pop group Queer Songbook Orchestra performs at annual fundraiser. Glad Day Bookshop. 8 pm. $22. gladdaybookshop.com.
Canada Pops Concert Chantal Kreviazuk and Ben Heppner headline David Warrack’s benefit in support of the United Way at the Sony Centre. 8 pm. $45-$120. ticketmaster.ca