Arts & Leisure

Iconic Cinema Is For Sale

Independent film aficionados eager to catch the newest flick at the iconic art-house move theatre, Sag Harbor Cinema, may have been surprised this week...

More Than Just Photos

John Messinger doesn’t want to talk about his photographs, about their locales or their subjects; he wants the narrative of his work to...

A Home for the Classics

  By Marianna Levine Hidden away on a quiet cul-de-sac in Sag Harbor is the summer home of Dr. Robert Maimone, executive director of the Vladimir...

A Month of Benefits at Ross

  Diana Aceti  said she couldn’t believe it when two years ago she spoke to the Queen of Soul personally on the telephone. “They said, ‘Oh...

Artist Finds Life in Music and Light

Frank Wimberley is an artist but said himself that he is not a carpenter. Still, standing outside his home on Hillside Drive East in...

No Super Saturday For Sagaponack

Sagaponack Village trustees are quickly learning much of their municipal business will be deciding who is allowed to use their idyllic community for special...

Community Briefs July 24

Sag Harbor   The Tenth Annual BBQ On Saturday, July 26, the Tenth Annual All American Whiz Bang Midsummer BBQ will take place at the Wamponamon Lodge,...

Rhythms of Ireland

Ireland and its rich culture have long been near and dear to the hearts of many Americans, particularly here in the Northeast where many...

Finding Comfort in a Lonely Pursuit

Living in the shadow of a bestselling author can’t be easy — particularly when you’re in the book business yourself. But for Victoria Lustbader,...

Fest Celebrates Silver

Marya Martin believes a good music festival is a lot like a good restaurant. “If the food is consistently good and contains excellent ingredients, it...

Our neighbors hope too…

Broken Social Scene, an indie-rock band from Toronto, played the Siren Music Festival at Coney Island on Saturday and at the end of their...

Whittling Down District Goals

The annual summer retreat is an opportunity for the Sag Harbor School Board and the school administrators to sit down and discuss goals for...

A Little Night Music

Everyone remembers those formative summer camp experiences. Getting up at dawn to the sound of a bugle call, weaving lanyard after lanyard, slinging water...

Review: Like the ’80s, Entertaining but Ultimately Self-Indulgent

The world of 1980s psychotherapy is the theme of Bay Street Theatre’s current offering, “Beyond Therapy” by Christopher Durang. You don’t have to be...

A Conference For the Written Word

Every July in Southampton, novelists, poets and other writers come together like a giant family on a holiday weekend, each year with new faces...

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Philanthropists and Artists Create Grant For Struggling Performers, Artists and Art Educators

With professionals in all sorts of arts fields currently suffering from lack of work on the East End, Andrea Grover and other members of the Hamptons Arts Network decided to create a grant program for struggling artists. Then artists Eric Fischl and Clifford Ross jumped into the effort and ran with it.

Welcome to the Green Room: Director Marcia Milgrom Dodge Looks Back at her Bay...

There’s nothing like forced downtime to inspire a busy person to focus on organizational tasks, and in recent months, director Marcia Milgrom Dodge has been spending her days at home, rifling through old boxes in the small Manhattan apartment she shares with her husband, Anthony Dodge. And in those boxes, Dodge has discovered forgotten gold — buried treasure in the form of scripts, photographs, playbills and opening night congratulatory messages from the plays Dodge directed and choreographed for Bay Street Theater between 1999 and 2013.

Shelter Island Artist and Ferry Captain is Charting the Course for her Future

Carefully sketching in her studio space, 28-year-old Jodi Bentivegna let her long brown hair fall to the side as she nudged her glasses to look up and greet Southampton Arts Center (SAC) patrons. This was way back on February 9, and the young artist was excited to debut her work at one of the largest art museum’s on the East End.