Globe North best bets

This is our pick of the best of the burbs. For more information, go to and search music, restaurants, arts and crafts, and other goings-on throughout Greater Boston.


Andover: Dance Prism presents a new setting of the classical ballet “Don Quixote.” Based on a ballet originally produced in St. Petersburg, Russia, in 1871, it explores the misadventures of the legendary Don and his comic servant Sancho Panza. Sunday, 2:30 p.m., J. Everett Collins Center for the Performing Arts, 100 Shawsheen Road. $24, $18 children and seniors. 978-623-8666,

Winchester: Join Winchester Community Music School for its annual Faculty Jazz Ensemble Concert, this year featuring the music of George Gershwin’s “Porgy & Bess.” Instrumental renditions of the show’s classic songs as have been recorded by jazz masters Miles Davis, Cannonball Adderley, Bill Potts, and Sir Roland Hanna. Sunday, 7 p.m., Winchester Community Music School, 407 Highland Ave. $15, includes dessert. 781-721-2950,

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