Arts & Leisure

The Art of Saul Steinberg at Pace Gallery

On Friday, November 20, Pace Gallery in East Hampton is opening “Saul Steinberg.” The solo presentation by the celebrated artist and longtime East End resident will include 21 works highlighting his unique style that was shaped by his experiences as an immigrant, New Yorker, and observant traveler.

“In Process” at The Watermill Center

On Saturday, November 21, from 2 to 3 p.m., join The Watermill Center’s artists-in-residence, Tahir Carl Karmali, Paige Mazurek, Zeinab Shahidi Marnani, Regina Parra and Claire Watson as they virtually open their studios and share their latest work.

New Long Island Collection Exhibits At East Hampton Library

The East Hampton Library’s Long Island Collection has unveiled two new exhibits in the four display cases in the library’s front lobby.

Celebrating Canio’s 40th

Join Kathryn Szoka, Maryann Calendrille, co-owners of Canio's Books in Sag Harbor, and Canio Pavone, himself, on Thursday, November 19, at 6:30 p.m. as they host a virtual celebration of Canio's Books' 40th anniversary.

Screening at Sag Harbor Cinema Canceled due to COVID-19 Concerns

The Sag Harbor Cinema is sorry to have to announce that, due to the recent spike in recorded coronavirus cases in Suffolk County, it must cancel the in-cinema screening of "Virus Tropical," originally scheduled for Saturday, November 14, 2020 at 7 p.m. Online tickets are still available via

Thousands Of Old Movie Posters Uncovered At Sag Harbor Cinema

Thousands Of Old Movie Posters Uncovered At Sag Harbor Cinema

Nancy Atlas Brings the Friday Night Hustle Back to The Stephen Talkhouse — Virtually...

Since March, among the many cultural casualties of the COVID-19 pandemic on the East End has been live music. The ability to gather in an intimate club to hear our favorite jams played by our favorite local bands is now just a distant memory. The musicians aren’t too happy about this either, which is why one of their own, Nancy Atlas is doing something about it.

Meet Ahab and his White Whale in Bay Street’s ‘Moby Dick’

When you walk to the end of the newly refurbished Long Wharf in Sag Harbor and gaze out over the waters of Peconic Bay, it’s easy to imagine the scene a century and a half ago when this was a whaling port. On November 17 Bay Street Theater, which coincidentally sits at the foot of that wharf, will dive headlong into the world of whaling with a student-friendly production of Herman Melville’s classic “Moby Dick; or, The Whale.”

Artist Profile Archive presents Luminaries in New Light, for all Time

Over the last decade, Sophie Chahinian has literally brought her art history textbooks to life with The Artist Profile Archive, a series of short documentaries that feature some of the biggest names in contemporary art today.

OLA Latino Film Festival Teams Up with Sag Harbor Cinema

The Sag Harbor Cinema (SHC) is pleased to host both virtual and in person screenings of Santiago Caicedo’s lush, animated feature “Virus Tropical.” The screening is the first at Sag Harbor Cinema since the building’s renovation after the fire destroyed the cinema in 2016, and will be held on Saturday, November 14, at 7 p.m. as part of the 17th OLA (Organización Latino-Americana) Latino Film Festival of Long Island.

PechaKucha Night At The Parrish

At its popular PechaKucha evenings, the Parrish Art Museum features speakers giving rapid-fire presentations about living creatively on the East End. PechaKucha Night Hamptons, Vol. 31, on Friday, November 20, at 6 p.m. will be presented live-streamed as well as in the museum.

Frederick Wiseman’s ‘City Hall’ Now Available

Sag Harbor Cinema continues its celebration of the great filmmaker Frederick Wiseman and on Friday November 6, joined the national release of the director’s epic last work “City Hall,” which is now available through the Sag Harbor Cinema website.

Ghost Hunting at the Southampton History Museum

Ever wanted to be a ghost hunter? Join the crew of the Long Island Paranormal Investigators (LIPI) as they spend the night exploring the Southampton History Museum’s 1843 Rogers Mansion and find out what it really takes to be a paranormal investigator.

Virtual Screening of ‘1,000 Years a Witness’

In his first film “1,000 Years a Witness,” Sag Harbor resident Bryan Downey explores the lives of 13 Shinnecock elders and one child whose combined ages add up to exactly 1,000 years. On November 12, the film will be available for viewing online through the Southampton History Museum in conjunction with the Rogers Memorial Library.

WHBPAC Reopens For In-Person Movie Screenings

Under new state guidelines unveiled by New York Governor Andrew Cuomo, On November 6, Westhampton Beach Performing Arts Center (WHBPAC) reopened for in-person movie screenings and is now offering a full slate of movies each weekend.

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