Described as "Forensic Files goes to Bethlehem," Sister's Christmas Catechism: The Mystery of the Magi's Gold is a Christmas-themed production that will have you laughing despite the holiday's arrival during a piss-poor economic slump. The interactive show features the Sister's retelling of the nativity story and her own investigation into what exactly happened to the Magi's gold. Through Dec. 14. $20 and up. Dec. 2-4, 9-11, 7:30 p.m.; Dec. 5-6, 12-13, 8 p.m.; Dec. 7, 14, 3 p.m. Booth Playhouse, 130 N. Tryon St. 704-372-1000. www.blumenthalcenter.org.