SATURDAY, DEC. 1
The Greatest Holiday Show Alive Ever Live The All Fools company puts up their fourth production, “The Greatest Holiday Show Alive Ever Live.” This farcical vaudeville romp is their love letter to everything “Looney Toons,” borscht belt and Monty Python. Get your halls decked, as they jingle your bells, and have you Ho ho hoing, leaving this night anything but silent!
8 p.m., The Den, 1333 N. Milwaukee Ave., $25
Santa Hustle Chicago 5K The Santa Hustle post race party will be at Navy Pier! All the bars will open at 10 a.m. for Santa Hustle runners. Be sure to bring your race bib in order to receive awesome food and drink specials.
9 a.m., Soldier Field, 1410 S. Museum Campus Drive, $45; $13.66 (Kids 1-Mile Rudolph Run), 847-829-4536 8 p.m., Concord Music Hall, 2047 N. Milwaukee Ave., $20
Troyboi HeLa 1951: A mother of five visits the “colored” gynecology ward of Johns Hopkins, knowing something unusual is happening in her body. 1981: A child watches Carl Sagan’s “Cosmos” on a basement television in Chicago as her auntie plays bid whist upstairs with the neighbors. The distant future: A gold-plated flying saucer hovers