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Houston to host a variety of performing and visual arts events this week

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Photo: Oscar Keys/Unsplash

Looking to up your appreciation of the arts?

We've rounded up four artsy events around Houston this week that will scratch your cultural itch, from a Christmas play to a glass-blowing class.

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'A Christmas Carol: A Ghost Story of Christmas'

From the event description:

"A Christmas Carol - A Ghost Story of Christmas" is a family-friendly re-telling of Charles Dickens' classic story, which follows Ebenezer Scrooge's journey with the three ghostly spirits who visit him on Christmas Eve. "A Christmas Carol" instills a powerful message about redemption and the spirit of the holiday season.

When: Friday, Nov. 15, 7:30 p.m.
Where: 615 Texas Ave.
Price: from $39

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'Love Letters to the Black Man'

From the event description:

Black Girlz Productions presents 'Love Letters to the Black Man.' The event will be curated by award-winning playwright Shaneisha Dodson. She did an international call for open letters and monologues for black males and 14 amazing writers were selected.

When: Saturday, Nov. 16, 7 p.m.
Where: 3414 La Branch St.
Price:  $30

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Discounted admission to Houston Fire Museum

From the Houston Fire Museum deal description:

Friends and families learn about the history of fire fighting in the Houston area while enjoying touring exhibits and access to events. Choose from four options: $6.50 for general admission for two, $13 for four people, $18 for six people, or $41 for annual family membership package.  

Where: 2403 Milam St., Midtown
Price: from $6.50 (35% discount off regular price)

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Discounted glass blowing class at Juggernaut Glass

From the Juggernaut Glass deal description:

Community of artists and instructors teach the ins and outs of glasswork in a fun and safe environment. Choose from: pipe-making class for one person ($89)or two people($159).

Where: 214 E. 27th St., Sunset Heights
Price: from $89 (40% discount off regular price)

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Discounted tickets for guided tours at Beer Can House

From the Beer Can House deal description:

Visitors take part in a guided, interactive tour of the historic house covered with approximately 50,000 flattened beer cans. Choose from: Guided tour for two people ($6.25) or four people ($12.50).

Where: 222 Malone St.
Price: from $6.25 (37% discount off regular price)

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