Boston-area events

Lois Greenfield

Dec. 30 Rusted Root Holiday Show at the Bull Run
Restaurant in Shirley.

Dec. 31 Mighty Mighty Bosstones at House of Blues.

Discothèque Burlesque New Year’s Eve at the Beehive.


Jan. 1 “Seafarers” Cruise to Spectacle Island departs from Rowes Wharf.

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Jan. 5 The Boston One-Minute Play Festival opens at
Boston Playwrights’ Theatre.

Jan. 9 Claudia Schmidt at Johnny D’s in Somerville.

Jan. 10 “Shakespeare’s Will” opens at Merrimack Repertory Theatre in Lowell.


Jan. 12 Savion Glover (below) at the Boston Opera House.

International Guitar Night at the Center for Arts in Natick.

Jan. 16 Smokey Robinson: The Up Close and Personal Tour at the Wilbur Theatre.

Jan. 17 G. Love & Special Sauce at Paradise Rock Club.

Berklee Mixed World Ensemble at Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum.