This is our pick of the best of the burbs. For more informa- tion, go to www.boston.com and search for music, restaurants, arts and crafts, and other goings-on throughout Greater Boston.
Newton: The Tanglewood Marionettes troupe presents “The Dragon King” (left), an underwater fantasy about an intrepid grandmother journeying to the bottom of the sea to seek the Dragon King, the ruler of the waters, Sunday, 2 p.m., at the Newton Cultural Center, 225 Nevada St. $10, $8 in advance. 617-796-1540, www.newtoncommunitypride.org.
Watertown: “Sayat Nova Dance: Journey Through Time” tells the story of Armenia — from pagan times to the adoption of Christianity, from struggles to preserve its culture to celebration of the nation’s independence — with dance, drums, and recitations of ancient stories in a powerful presentation Saturday, 5 p.m., and Sunday, 4 p.m., at the Arsenal Center for the Arts, 321 Arsenal St. $30. 617-923-0100, www.arsenalarts.org.
Wellesley: Shakespeare & Company brings its touring production of “A Midsummer Night’s Dream” to Wellesley College in a free performance at 7 p.m. Monday in Alumnae Hall, 106 Central St.