Globe South Best Bets

Artist Dianne Panarelli Miller at work on a portrait.
Artist Dianne Panarelli Miller at work on a portrait.

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.


Hingham: “Dianne Panarelli Miller: All New: A Little Bit of Everything” is on view in Hingham. It features new paintings by the Abington artist, including still-lifes, portraits, landscapes, seascapes, and cityscapes depicting Hingham, Boston, Nantucket, Florida, Italy, and elsewhere. Feb. 11-28. South Street Gallery, 149 South St. 781-749-0430,


Hingham: Ron Della Chiesa Valentine’s Day Birthday Bash Sinatra Tribute Dance Party features Rico Barr & The Jump ‘N’ Jive Review performing the music of Frank Sinatra, Dean Martin, Louis Prima, Tony Bennett, Michael Bublé, and others. Friday, 8 p.m. Raffael’s at South Shore Country Club, 274 South St. $35.



Quincy: The Fenway Brass Quintet performs “Fire in the Big-Top!”, an interactive piece for narrator, brass, and percussion by composer Delvyn Case. Intended for elementary-school-aged children, this piece tells the story of two heroic children. Saturday, 11 a.m. St. Chrysostom’s Church, One Linden St. Free. 617-472-0737,

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