Category | Arts

Lichtenstein Sculptures Settle In at Parrish

Posted on 23 April 2014

Two security guards who usually patrol the galleries of the new Parrish Art Museum in Water Mill were pressed into service directing traffic at the museum’s entrance on Montauk Highway Thursday afternoon, as workers prepared a concrete slab for the placement of one of Roy Lichtenstein’s Tokyo Brushstroke sculptures while a small band of onlookers stood by.

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Dillahunt, Paulson & Reaser Lead Conviction Cast at Bay Street

Posted on 23 April 2014

Bay Street Theatre will stage the world premiere of the drama “Conviction,” by Carey Crim and directed by the theatre’s new artistic director Scott Schwartz at the end of May. This week, the theatre announced it has cast Garret Dillahunt, Sarah Paulson and Elizabeth Reaser in a story about the family of Tom Hodges, a [...]

Sag Harbor’s Dodds & Eder – A New Venue for Local Artists

Posted on 23 April 2014

As Dottie Simons and Carrie Leopold take the reins at Dodds and Eder, the expansive home furnishings stores in the back parking lot of Sag Harbor Village, they bring an appreciation of local artistic talent with them. As a result, they are diving right in with an opening this weekend for four local artists, who work in different mediums, from wood carving to painting to textiles to metal sculpture. Despite their different approaches, the artists’ work has the potential to make a statement in the home.

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Poetry and Wine: Locals Night at Wölffer Estate Vineyard

Posted on 21 April 2014

What will bring locals out of their winter hibernation for a springtime Tuesday night? Wine and poetry is a good place to start. As part of its Locals Night series, the Wölffer Estate Vineyard is hosting an evening of local poets, complimented by half-priced glasses of local wine.

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Sag Harbor’s April Gornik to Show Recent Landscapes in New York City

Posted on 21 April 2014

In a solo exhibition at the Danese/Corey Gallery in New York City, Sag Harbor’s April Gornik will show her large paintings and drawings, many of them featuring East End landscapes.

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“The Fantasticks” Premieres as Pierson’s First Student-Directed Musical

Posted on 21 April 2014

In its first ever musical produced and directed entirely by students, Pierson Middle/High School presents “The Fantasticks,” a comedic romance that tells the story of two neighboring fathers who pretend to feud in order to trick their children into falling in love.

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Bay Street Theatre’s New Works Festival Explores the Craft of Playwriting

Posted on 21 April 2014

With three staged readings and an interactive panel discussion, Bay Street Theatre’s first New Works Festival will give up-and-coming playwrights a chance to develop their work in front of an audience—and give that audience a chance to see the culmination of the playwrights’ creative process firsthand.

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Bridgehampton Students will Reunite the Peanuts Gang in “Snoopy! The Musical”

Posted on 21 April 2014

Focusing on the life of Snoopy—and the natural comedy found therein—the Bridgehampton School is presenting “Snoopy! The Musical” in three shows today, Thursday, April 24, Friday, April 25 and and Saturday, April 26.

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Sag Harbor’s George Hirsch Just Wants Food Done Right

Posted on 15 April 2014

Local chef George Hirsch is celebrating the 20th anniversary of his popular public television program, “Living It Up” with a new WLIW series featuring some of the East End’s brightest culinary artisans.

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Spring Fusion Supports The Retreat at the Richard Demato Gallery in Sag Harbor

Posted on 15 April 2014

For the fifth year in a row, the Richard Demato Gallery will host its annual Retreat Art Show, a benefit exhibition for the East Hampton domestic violence shelter, which brings together juried work selected by a panel of collectors and gallerists. The three winners of the contest, which was held at the gallery in 2013, come together as part of “Spring Fusion,” which opens at the gallery on Saturday, April 26.