Sierra Repertory Theatre welcomes the holidays with Christmas carols before its evening shows Thanksgiving weekend. Local group ‘Sincerely’ will perform beginning at 6 p.m. on Friday and Saturday, Nov 27 and 28, as well as before the final Friday performance on Dec. 18. A Columbia Christmas Carol will begin at 7 p.m. on these dates. Kamice’s Photographic Establishment will also offer photos with Santa Claus before each Saturday evening show through Dec. 19. The brand new adaptation of the Charles Dickens classic plays at the Fallon House in Columbia State Historic Park, also the Gold Rush setting for the play. Tickets range from $28 to $45 depending on date and time, with senior and student discounts available. For tickets and information, visit www.sierrarep.org or call the Box Office at 209-532-3120.