Arts & Leisure

Grenning Gallery Finds New Main Street Home

The Grenning Gallery is coming home to Main Street, Sag Harbor, its owner Laura Grenning announced in a press release for the gallery’s newest show on Monday.

Hamptons Doc Fest Sharpens Its Focus

When Jimmy Chin and E. Chai Vasarhelyi set out to make “Free Solo,” they would make a climbing film that wasn’t about climbing. They would literally, and figuratively, defy heights and boundaries — capturing one man’s dream to conquer the vast granite wall of El Capitan unaided, a feat never accomplished before.

A Circus of Great Variety Comes to Guild Hall

"Cirque du Fabuleux” will premiering on Friday night at Guild Hall in East Hampton — the 22nd show from the company, Our Fabulous Variety Show.

Taylor Barton Finds her ‘House of Light’ on the East End

On the heels of “House of Light,” her tenth album, Taylor Barton is owning her own voice in a way she never did before.

‘Soul of a Nation’ Warrants Field Trip to Brooklyn

It’s time for a field trip, according to the Eastville Community Historical Society.

Bay Street Theater Announces College Internship Program for Summer 2019

Starting in May, internships will be available in acting apprentice, scenic stagecraft, lighting & sound, wardrobe, box office, arts administration, marketing, development and more — offering a behind-the-scenes look at the inner workings of a professional theater.

Multimedia Re-Imagined at White Room Gallery

A surfer since he was 5 years old, photographer Keith Ramsdell has always lived and worked in close proximity to the water — with his board and camera never far from him in Amagansett.

Visionaries Luncheon: An Afternoon of Art and Entrepreneurship

On Thursday, November 15, more than 130 guests spent an afternoon at Tom Colicchio’s Riverpark NYC, listening to a conversation between panelists Zoë Buckman, Jayma Cardoso, and Marcela Sapone, moderated by Guild Hall Executive Director Andrea Grover.

‘Express Sessions’ Looks at the Rise of Arts and Culture in Sag Harbor

From contemporary art galleries to iconic businesses like Canio’s Books, and cornerstone institutions including Bay Street Theater, the Sag Harbor Whaling and Historical Museum and the John Jermain Memorial Library, the cultural scene in Sag Harbor has been evolving to meet the needs of a changing world.

Imagine a Simple Time in St. Louis

Every holiday season, at least 100 theater companies will produce Joe Landry’s adaptation of “It’s a Wonderful Life.” For the first time in five years, Center Stage is not one of them —instead choosing “Meet Me in St. Louis – A Live Radio Play,” opening Friday, November 23, at the Southampton Cultural Center.

Bits & Banter: Holiday Trunk Show, Small Art, Thanksgiving in Montauk, ArtXchange

The Southampton Hospital Foundation will host a holiday trunk show featuring Pavé The Way — a playful and whimsical line of distinct jewelry by designer and philanthropist Joan Hornig.

Thanksgiving Weekend Marks ‘Gatsby’ Closing Night at Bay Street Theater

Catch the final weekend of F. Scott Fitzgerald’s “The Great Gatsby,” adapted for the stage by Simon Levy and directed by Joe Minutillo at Bay Street Theater in Sag Harbor.

Surf Film Tradition Catches Wave at Parrish

Laird Hamilton is a legend among big wave surfers. He dominated the sport, despite his eschewing professional competition — and garnering no support from the surf industry.

“Blue It!” Puts Relics of the Human Imprint on Display at Guild Hall

In 2014, Aubrey Roemer was canvassing the streets of Montauk, soliciting interesting faces to capture in blue paint for her community project, “Leviathan.” Fast-forward four years and the textile artist is no longer asking. She is taking what she can find, picking up her subjects from the streets and the beach.

Art from Rizzie and Cash Combine in ‘Bird on a Blade’

“Bird on a Blade" features 50 pairs of RosanneCash’s lyrics and Dan Rizzie’s images that amplify one another, speaking to the experiences of love and loss, fear and faith, and everyday hope.

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Live Stand-Up Returns to Bay Street Theater

All Star Stand-Up Comedy returns to Bay Street Theater on Friday, January 18 — and longtime host Joseph Vecsey is coming with a fresh slate of talent.

‘Painters Painting’ Leads New Film Series at Parrish Art Museum

Emile de Antonio was a keen observer of the art world, an important conduit between artist friends and gallerists. They let him into their homes and studios, and sometimes, with a video camera in hand.

‘First Reformed’ Kicks Off Sag Harbor Cinema Initiative

On Sunday, January 20, Paul Schrader’s critically acclaimed film “First Reformed” — a powerhouse tour-de-force starring Ethan Hawke as the troubled Protestant minister of a dwindling congregation — will screen at 6 p.m. at Guild Hall, located at 158 Main Street in East Hampton.