This is our pick of the best of the burbs. For more information, go to www.boston.com.
Marblehead: Marblehead Little Theatre Presents “Inherit The Wind.” Friday-Saturday at 7:30 p.m.; Jan. 27 at 2 p.m. Additional shows through Feb. 3. Marblehead Little Theatre, 12 School St. $23, $15 student matinees only. www.mltlive.org
Salem: In “East Meets West: Dünya Evokes Istanbul in Music in the 16th to 18th industries,” six performers take you to old Istanbul. Saturday, 7:30 p.m., at Salem Athenaeum, 337 Essex St. $30, $25 seniors, students free. 978-744-2540, www.csem.org
Winchester: “An Evening of Song with Eula Lawrence.” Her career spans over 35 years. Born in Alabama, she moved to Boston in her 20s and quickly established herself on the jazz scene here and abroad. Friday, 8 p.m., at Winchester Unitarian Society, 478 Main St. $15, $10 seniors, $5 children. 781-646-8538, www.winchesteruu.org