Category | Arts

East End Weekend: Highlights of July 18 to 20

Posted on 18 July 2014

Summer is in full swing and there’s plenty to choose from to do on the East End this weekend. Here are some highlights.

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Rebooting a Race

Posted on 17 July 2014

The human brain is the most complex human organism, and it is also the one we take most for granted.

Christian Scheider and Tucker Marder hope that with their theatrical adaption of Kurt Vonnegut’s 1985 novel, Galápagos at the Parrish Art Museum, perhaps the audience will ponder—even if briefly—what life would be like without one.

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A Mural for Masons in Sag Harbor

Posted on 16 July 2014

Aesthetes, historians and wanderers drop into the Sag Harbor Whaling Museum to learn about the village’s history and admire art shows curated by well-known East Enders. The majority of them are unaware that as they absorb the exhibits on the first floor, artist John Capello is just one story above them, balancing on a chair on top of scaffolding, listening to opera and painting Sag Harbor’s own Sistine ceiling.

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Storytelling in Southampton

Posted on 16 July 2014

In a world in which technology seems to be taking over, entertainment often becomes interactive and distracting, desperately trying to grip the ADD generation with graphics and fanfare. But for over 15 years, a group of writers, scientists, criminals, musicians, thinkers and average Joes have come together under the guise of “The Moth” to provide the public with something raw: a simple story.

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Diana Vreeland Ruled the Fashion World by Changing It

Posted on 16 July 2014

For half a century, Diana Vreeland, the longtime editor of Vogue magazine, was at the helm of the fashion world. She played a major role in transforming the industry from commonplace, conforming trends that rotated by the decade into iconic statements that helped celebrities blossom, recognized international contributions and enabled women to wear—and show—their personality.

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Local Artist Alexander McCue at ArtHamptons

Posted on 10 July 2014

Alexander George McCue, an up-and-coming artist from Springs, will showcase his works with mixed media artist Ben Moon and acclaimed artist William Quigley for the ArtHamptons “Mash-Up Society” exhibit on July 12.

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Perlman Music Program Performs Annual Family Concert

Posted on 10 July 2014

  PMP Summer Music School Students perform chamber music selections at the Annual Family Concert, photo courtesy of the Perlman Music Program. The Perlman Music Program, which is currently celebrating its 20th year on the East End, will be hosting the annual Family Concert and Instrument “Petting Zoo” on Sunday, July 13, at 11:30 a.m. [...]

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Fridays at Five Continues at Hampton Library

Posted on 10 July 2014

The Hampton Library in Bridgehampton will kick off its long-running Fridays at Five program with a discussion by Tom Clavin and Bob Drury on Friday, July 11.

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Bay Street Hosts Annual Gala

Posted on 10 July 2014

Bay Street Theater in Sag Harbor will host its 23rd annual Summer Gala and honor Kate Burton, April Gornik and Sheldon Harnick on Saturday, July 12.

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Sweet Exhibit at Design Studio

Posted on 10 July 2014

The Design Studio in Bridgehampton is hosting an artists’ reception for the current exhibit “Sweet” during the weekend of July 11.

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