It's Thursday which means it's time to round up our weekend picks. This week we're thinking Christmas tree lighting, rock and roll, surround sound, and naughty ballerinas.
- Greil Marcus, music journalist, culture critic, and author most recently of "The Doors: A Lifetime of Listening in Five Mean Years" at The Harvard Book Store, Thursday, December 1st at 7 p.m.
- The Slutcracker at the Somerville Theatre, December 2nd through December 24th
- Boston's Official Christmas Tree Lighting, Boston Common, Thursday, December 1st: 6 p.m.
This program aired on December 1, 2011.