The kinetic, multimedia movement troupe BodyVox, powered by Momix and Pilobolus vets Ashley Roland and Jamey Hampton, performs the film-inspired romp The Cutting Room at the Annenberg Center, 3680 Walnut St. Times: 8 p.m. Friday, 2 and 8 p.m. Saturday. Tickets: $20 to $55. Information: 215-898-3900 or annenbergcenter.org.
Bristol Riverside Theatre's annual Winter Musicale presents traditional carols, popular classics, contemporary arrangements, and original songs at the company's theater, 120 Radcliffe St., Bristol. Times: 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday, 3 p.m. Sunday. Tickets: $35. Information: 215-785-0100 or brtstage.org.
Alan Harler leads the Mendelssohn Club in A Feast of Carols, with guests Michael Stairs, organ, and Karen Slack, soprano, at St. Paul's Episcopal Church of Chestnut Hill, 22 E. Chestnut Ave. Time: 5 p.m. Tickets: $30 and $40. Information: 215-735-9922 or mcchorus.org.
The ethereal quartet Anonymous 4 performs 13th-century French motets from the Montpellier Codex, American shape-note tunes, gospel songs, and folk hymns from the late 18th to the 20th centuries at the Church of the Holy Trinity, 1904 Walnut St. Time: 8 p.m. Tickets: $24. Information: 215-569-8080 or www.pcmsconcerts.org.
Who's the king?
David Tennant, who has been memorable in TV roles as Casanova in the eponymous 2005 series and as the 10th Doctor in Doctor Who, takes on one of the Bard's most compelling royal roles in Richard II, the British monarch whose removal from the throne marked the start of a 100-year civil war. A film of the Royal Shakespeare Company production screens at the Bryn Mawr Film Institute, 824 W Lancaster Ave, Bryn Mawr. Time: 1 p.m. Tickets: $20; $10 students. Information: 610-527-9898 or brynmawrfilm.org.