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Salon Series: Where Piano and Song Collide

Vocal music serves as the inspiration behind Nadejda Vlaeva’s upcoming performance on Friday, October 19, at the Parrish Art Museum in Water Mill, as part of its Salon Series concerts.

Bits & Banter: EagleMania, Auditions for ‘Reasons,’ Beatles Get Latin Twist

There is the unmistakable sound of vocal harmonies as only the Eagles do — but EagleMania comes pretty close.

‘This Changes Everything’ Stresses Importance of Parity — from the Top Down

On October 6, a large crowd worked its way into the East Hampton UA Cinema for the Hamptons International Film Festival (HIFF) screening of “This Changes Everything,” a documentary by Tom Donahue that explores the issue of female discrimination in the film business.

A World of Discovery at Guild Hall this Fall

For Mike Solomon, it is looking at his father, and his work, through a new lens in “Syd Solomon: Concealed and Revealed.” For curator Jess Frost, it was stumbling across an entire body of work in the Permanent Collection, which now lives as “Please Send To: Ray Johnson.” And for artist Sara Mejia Kriendler, it was exploring her heritage in a country that was closed off to her for decades.

‘Sixties Show’ Is a Living, Breathing Time Machine

Take a trip back to another time and place, where an AM radio is blasting music from a convertible on a warm, fall, starlit Saturday night on Main Street, USA.

Winners Announced at 26th Annual Hamptons International Film Festival

As the 26th annual Hamptons International Film Festival comes to a close, this year’s winners are standing in the spotlight.

The Gardiners: Tales From a Founding Family

Like so many, Karl Grossman had peered at Gardiner’s Island — a privately owned oasis with 27 miles of coastline, forbidden without a proper invitation — from the coast of Napeague. 

A Director and his Alter Ego Return to Montauk

For years, Volker Schlöndorff has clung onto a memory — one swirling with passion, damaged by hurt, and shrouded in regret. A great love lost, one he can never forget.

Music Festival Packs Sag Harbor with Dancing in the Streets

With perfect weather conditions setting the stage for the eithth annual Sag Harbor American Music Festival, event organizers said it was the most successful festival to date.

Women Are a Greater Presence at 26th Hamptons International Film Festival

This is the year of the female, and the Hamptons International Film Festival is right on board — with a staggering 45 percent of this year’s 125-film slate directed by women, screening at various East End venues through Columbus Day weekend.

RJD Gallery Features Artists Painting Members of Their Own Sex

The annual “Women Painting Women” show opens at RJD Gallery in Bridgehampton on Saturday, October 6. But for the first time, the exhibit will expand its dialogue with the addition of “Men Painting Men.”

On Art: Davis and Krasner Together

Apart from resting peacefully near each other in Green River Cemetery in Springs, what do the painters Stuart Davis and Lee Krasner have in common?

Disney Imagineer to Virtual Reality Innovator: Vaughn Comes Home to Pierson

“Bruce Vaughn: The Future of the Cinematic Experience and Immersive Narrative” will be held on Monday, October 8, at Pierson High School in Sag Harbor, Vaughn's alma mater.

NexGen Youth Theatre to Hold Auditions for “Zombie Prom”

Calling all East End theater kids: NexGen Youth Theatre is holding auditions for its first mainstage production, “Zombie Prom: Atomic Edition,” on Sunday, October 7, in New York City. Car pools for East End students are being formed.

Short Films Tap Into Male Psyche

On Friday, September 28, the Parrish Art Museum will present a program of short films by an international group of young filmmakers that address poignant, emotionally charged moments in male lives, curated by filmmaker Jack Kendrick.

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Alliance of Russian and American Painters To Showcase at Grenning

“The Russian | American Painting Alliance” will open with a reception on Saturday, October 20, from 5:30 to 7 p.m.

‘The Wake of the Whale’ Felt in Sag Harbor

Sightings of pilot whales in the frigid Nordic waters have drawn residents of the Faroe Islands to their boats and beaches for nearly 1,000 years.

MFA Alumni Are Big Men, and Women, on Campus

What do Sande Boritz Berger, Maggie Bloomfield, Genevieve Sly Crane, Nora Decter, Joanne Pateman and Allen Retzky all have in common? They are all published authors.