Unique, weird, sexy, athletic, not-too-serious, and fun off-the-beaten-path events to celebrate the holidays.

Nutcracker Rouge
Minetta Lane Theatre, 18 Minetta Ln., 212-420-8000
Go see this burlesque telling of the classic ballet. It's both intoxicating and sexy and will definitely make you blush more than the original. 
Date: November 25 through January 17, Tuesday to Saturday, 8 p.m.; Sun, 5 p.m. (no shows Mondays, December 24, and New Year's Day)
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