Join Danielle Maddon, violin, and Leslie Amper, piano, for a concert that will include Beethoven’s Sonata for Violin and Piano in F Major, Opus 24, No.5, "Spring"; Debussy’s Sonata for Violin and Piano and Mendelssohn’s Sonata for Violin and Piano in F Major.
Scandinavian Cultural Center, 206 Waltham Street, West Newton, Nordic Hall
In honor of the 100th anniversary of the birth of one of Finland's most celebrated artists, Finlandia Foundation Boston shares a presentation about the famed visual artist, illustrator and author of the beloved Moomin children's book series. FREE
Newton Free Library, 330 Homer Street, Newton Centre, Druker Auditorium
Adapted from the 2006 Tony Winner for Best Musical, this bittersweet saga dramatizes the rise and fall of Frankie Valli and the Four Seasons - one of the key pop groups of the early '60s, responsible for such iconic hits as "Sherry," "Walk Like a Man" and & "Big Girls Don't Cry."
Rated R. Runtime 134 min.
Enjoy light refreshments provided by the library. [...]
Newton Senior Center, 345 Walnut Street, Newtonville
Dinner and a Movie
"Mamma Mia"- On the idyllic Greek isle of Kalokairi, single mom Donna Sheridan (Meryl Streep) goes into a tizzy when her bride-to-be daughter (Amanda Seyfried), in a bid to learn her father's identity, invites three of Donna's ex-lovers to the wedding. Buoyed by he tunes of ABBA, this effervescent yarn -- a Golden Globe nominee for Best Picture (Comedy or Musical) -- also stars Pierce Brosnan, Colin Firth and Stellan Skarsgaord as the trio of potential dads. Cost: $6