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“Beyond Therapy” One of Durang’s Friendlier

  This week, the Bay Street Theatre opens “Beyond Therapy” Christopher Durang’s play about a woman, Prudence, a man, Bruce, and their respective therapists who...

An Artist Free to Live in His World

For Christopher Phillips Haile, art wasn’t an occupational choice. It was a lifestyle. With an adventurer’s soul and a dreamer’s vision, Chris traveled the...

Evenings of Musical Treasures

  Christine Goerke is a soprano. An opera singer who has toured the world. She has sung in cities across the U.S. and abroad —...

Striking Oil On Main Street

Twenty years after Edwin L. Drake, or “Colonel Drake” first struck oil almost 150 years ago, The American Agriculturist produced a section of its...

A Conversation With Kathryn Holden

Sag Harbor’s Superintendent is stepping down after nine years of service. She talks about the state of the school district today, the challenges for...

New Super Set To Face Challenge

District Clerk Mary Adamczyk swears in new superintendent Dr. John Gratto. Sag Harbor’s new superintendent arrived on Tuesday and he rearranged the desk in his...

Intimacy Is the Aim

The new Avram Theater at Stony Brook Southampton. John Bayles photo. When Stony Brook University took over the Avram Theater two years ago, visitors had...

What’s a Brew Got to Do With You

By Harvey Jacobs There have been reports that Anheuser Bush might be swallowed up by a Belgian brewing conglomerate. I guess most everyone knows that...

Squandering Faith

An Open Letter to the Sag Harbor Board of Education:   Tonight the residents of Sag Harbor will get their first glimpse of their new school...

Kitchen Tour Benefits Food Pantry

Regina Humanitzki remembers planning a trip to California, a ride through the northern part of the state above San Francisco, and seeing a tour...

Film Hopes to Raise Awareness of Helicopter Noise

As the Memorial Day weekend — the unofficial start of the summer season — bears down on local residents, the fear of helicopters and low...

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Q&A With Bay Street’s Artistic Director Scott Schwartz

This week, Bay Street Theater unveiled its plans for a new facility to be built on Long Island Avenue in Sag Harbor. Bay Street Artistic Director Scott Schwartz talked about the way in which a new space will change what the theater can offer.

Friends Of Bay Street Target 2 Main Street Property To Add To Steinbeck Park

On Tuesday, during a Zoom meeting to unveil the initial renderings for the new theater, Adam Potter, the chairman of Friends of Bay Street, announced that his not-for-profit organization is also in discussions to purchase 2 Main Street, which is currently home to K Pasa restaurant, Espresso, the Yummylicious ice cream parlor, and Havens, a gift shop.

‘Dust For Blood’ Reveals Truth of Long Island’s Migrant Labor Camps

In 1949, two young children died in a Bridgehampton migrant camp while their parents were out working in the fields. The children, who were alone at the time, were killed when the 12-foot-by-20-foot chicken coop in which the family lived caught fire. The tragedy was hardly the first and it would definitely not be the last of many that befell the East End’s migrant farm population in the mid-20th century.