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Milton: “An Evening of Neil Simon” is presented by Play Around, a nonprofit community theater group. They will perform scenes from two of Simon’s classic plays: “London Suite” and the female version of “The Odd Couple.” Tuesday, 7 p.m. Milton Public Library, 476 Canton Ave. Free. 617-698-5757,


Dedham: The Dedham Historical Society House Tour includes several homes located around Franklin Square, a historic neighborhood. Also included are a historic church and a former early tavern renovated as a rectory. Sunday, noon to 4 p.m. Dedham Historical Society, 612 High St. Tickets: $25, $23 advance. 781-326-1385.


Dedham: The Dedham Music Association presents the Parkway Concert Orchestra in “The Final Frontier.” Conductor Matthew Fritz leads the orchestra in selections from “The Planets” by Gustav Holst and from “Superman,” “Return of the Jedi,” and “Star Trek.” The program also features Boston Symphony Orchestra violinist Lucia Lin (at left). Sunday, 3 p.m. Dedham Middle School, 70 Whiting Ave. $10; $8 for seniors and $5 for children under 12.


Scituate: Choral Art Society of the South Shore presents “War and Peace: Haydn Mass in Time of War and Vaughan Williams Dona Nobis Pacem.” Sunday, 3 p.m., Scituate High School auditorium, 606 Chief Justice Cushing Hwy. $20, $15 seniors and students. 781-545-5266,

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