Arts & Leisure

‘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.

Gene Casey and The Lone Sharks Turn 30, Will Perform at Bay Street

For Gene Casey and The Lone Sharks, the only way to ring in the big 3-0 is with a dance party — rock and roll style.

Writers Speak to Host Readings, Open House

Pulitzer Prize-winning novelist Paul Harding will join other members of the faculty at the October 3 installment of the 2018 fall Writers Speak Wednesdays series of free author talks and readings open to the public at Stony Brook Southampton.

The Recycled and Reinvented Work of Francisco Alvarádo-Juarez

By the end of the day, the 10 boxes had finally been lifted, loaded and were on their way to the Southampton Arts Center, where the artist’s newest exhibition, “Light of the Ocean,” will make its world premiere on Saturday, October 13 — but only after a two-week installation process.

Rockman’s Psychedelic Vision of Natural History

Alexis Rockman has described his visual depictions of the planet as “natural history psychedelia,” and that is precisely how Andrea Grover experiences them.

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“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.

The Weight Band and a ‘World Gone Mad’ at Westhampton Beach PAC

The Weight, a five-piece ensemble named for and dedicated to The Band’s songs, will perform off its debut album, “World Gone Mad,” on Saturday, November 23, at the Westhampton Beach Performing Arts Center.